Philosopher, artist, madman, genius - what's in a name anyway? Joe Davis is a man who thinks big, talks fast, and initiates some unusual projects combining science and philosophy to question reality, religion, and human nature.
Rob Cordiner gave us a tour of his Melbourne studio, Parts & Crafts, for Smith Journal volume one. There was so much to cover that we couldn't talk in detail about his publishing house, Smalltime Books. This is the story.
In an era of Instamatic filters and high-resolution iPhone cameras pretty much everyone fancies themselves as a photographer, but not everyone works with a large format wet plate camera like John Coffer.