Putting Down the 20×24: Elsa Dorfman quits

Peter Orlovsky and Allen Ginsberg


All things must come to an end: Elsa Dorfmann, one of the last working Portrait-Photographers who is using a 20×24 Polaroid camera is finally putting her camera down (read the whole Story on American Photo…). Among many others she did some marvelous pictures of Alan Ginsberg and his partner Peter Orlovsky and you should head over to her website to see these pictures and more of her marvelous portraits. Great photography almost always looks effortless and in her picture is so much joy of life, that it can make you cry…

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