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GRAIN is a quarterly digital magazine (downloadable PDF), for contemporary photographers with analog souls. Inside each magazine you will find some of the most impressive articles and visual stories, offering the necessary inspiration to get you to grab your camera and walk out the door.


Capturing the Soul of Buskerfest

Capturing the Soul of Buskerfest

Our reader David Turnbull was inspired by Henri Cartier-Bresson’s photography and decided to embark on a project that embraced simplicity. For the project, he used only one camera and a 50mm lens to photograph some of the performers at the Buskerfest Festival. David avoided the use of flashes or reflectors to maintain a focus on the performers who are the heart of the festival.
The Plight of the Street Children

The Plight of the Street Children

Abhishek Singh is a Documentary Photographer determined to tell the story of those with no voice in society. Over a long period and in collaboration with local NGOs, Abhishek followed the child labour of children who roamed the garbage hills of Old Delhi, collecting materials that may be of some value. This heartbreaking project is evidence that there is still much to be done to balance inequalities in this world.
Digicam Review – Nikon Coolpix L16 (2008)

Digicam Review – Nikon Coolpix L16 (2008)

The popularity of digicams is on the rise, and it’s evident from the increasing number of users and the amount of attention it’s getting on platforms like YouTube. However, many of us wonder if our parents’ cameras still have some life left to give. To find out, we tried out a 7-megapixel CCD sensor digicam and let you know how it went!
Casual Grains

Casual Grains

To Enoch Ho, film photography began as a casual hobby, but his passion quickly grew, and nowadays, his Casual Grains project is not so casual after all.
Discovering the Roots: Exploring My Ancestral Home

Discovering the Roots: Exploring My Ancestral Home

Our ancestral home serves as a bridge that connects us to our heritage, providing a glimpse into the lives and experiences of our ancestors. The place where our roots lie holds immense significance, as it embodies the essence of our cultural identity and holds the key to unravelling the stories of generations past.

Current Issue: No. 007


Focus and Click: A Passion for Photography and the Leica M Rangefinders Ann LT
By Ann LT

Capturing the moments which truly mean something
By Benjamin Sterz

A heritage brought me a new adventure
By Marie Jetz

Pale Blue Dot
By Martin Diercks

The weight in my backpack
By Lorena Tintea

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