A committed Nikon and Linhof shooter for many years, I’ve nevertheless been intrigued by the world of the small camera. I’ve always admired Leicas, for example. But I see my Linhof as the camera Leica would have come up with if they had ever veered off into large format. Then a couple of years ago […]
Guilt. It can be quite irrational. I said sorry as I unzipped my far too large Crumpler backpack and unearthed the heavy beige-leathered body of the Linhof.
I’m not very good with them.
With a Linhof, you have to be. A couple of weeks into my three month stint with the Linhof as my primary camera, and packing my kit back has become an evening ritual. Why?