The CPA Video Archives

June 24, 2017

John Chiara lecture in which he discusses his innovative methods for exploring traditional photography in its most primitive form, utilizing his large scale camera obscura.

John works with a room-sized camera he designed and built himself, which requires a flatbed trailer to transport. He photographs both urban and rural environments, and once settled on a location, the set up for making a single photograph can take the better part of a day.



John Chiara