INTERVIEW // Fred Mortagne Part Two

PART TWO

Here is the second part of our interview with renowned skateboarding filmmaker and cameraman, Fred Mortagne (a.k.a. FrenchFred). He shares more images taken with the Leica M Monochrom and his career as a photographer. Read part one here.

Q: These pictures were taken with a Leica Monochrom. What are your impressions of this camera?

A: The quality of this camera is truly impressive and that motivated me to take a lot more photos than I usually do. At the moment, wherever I go, I’ve always got this camera on me, and my camcorder. Initially, I was pretty anti-digital because I feel it undermines the notion of the instant. So I tried to continue working with film as much as possible. But the Monochrom has somewhat reduced the divide between them.

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Part 1

Source (http://blog.leica-camera.com)