David Hockney’s Camera Obscura Hypothesis

A few months ago I had a discussion about David Hockney’s hypothesis that many  classical painters  ( such as Ingres or Carravagio) had used a Camera Obscura. I think these were used somewhat, but not as much as Hockney stipulates.Here is Gregg Kreutz’s argument against Hockney’s “proofs”.
http://www.kirkrichards.com/Gregg_Kreutz_article.htm

Greg Kreutz Smoky Corner
Greg Kreutz- "Smoky Corner"

 

David Hockney Woldgate Wood

Published by Stephan Giannini

An oil painter from Maine, USA.

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