Exhibitions and Contests

Winner of the "natural/untouched photograph/micrograph" category of the 2017 photo contest of the 21st American Conference of Crystal Growth and Epitaxy (ACCGE-21).

Winner of the "landscape" category in the German section of Tetenal's European B/W Classics Award 2015, see also https://www.facebook.com/darkroomexperts/posts/904772079579968

Städtische Galerie Villa Streccius, Südring 20, 76829 Landau/Pfalz, Germany, August 31 - October 13, 2013 (Joint exhibition "Entdeckungen der Schattensucher - Photographische Arbeiten der Schwarz/Weiss Arbeitsgemeinschaft Süd", 3 images)

aRtZ Studios, 2304 Whitesburg Dr., Huntsville, AL 35801, USA, November 15, 2012 - February 15, 2013

 

Printed and Online Publications

PhotoKlassik III/2015 , p.55 (single image)

ProfiFoto 7-8/2014, p.26: Interview on analog photography (in German)

CameraFilmPhoto Blog 6-26-2014: Large Format Film Photographer, Lens Historian and Scientist, Arne Croell

Entdeckungen der Schattensucher - Photographische Arbeiten der Schwarz/Weiss Arbeitsgemeinschaft Süd. Exhibition catalog, Landau 2013, Kunstverein Villa Streccius, ISBN 978-3-00-042922-4 (2 images).

2 - Schwarzweiss Arbeitsgemeinschaft Süd. Portfolio Yearbook 2013 (3 images)

1 - Schwarzweiss Arbeitsgemeinschaft Süd. Portfolio Yearbook 2012 (3 images)

Lens Work Extended 97 November/December 2011: Crystalscapes (Portfolio with 52 images)

Schwarzweiss 83 (sold out) July/August 2011, pp. 40-47: Auf Ansel Adams Spuren – Arne Crölls Landschaften im Großformat

(German b/w magazine - Portfolio with 10 images)

Schwarzweiss 82 May/June 2011, p. 45: Fotoclub im Focus – Schwarz/Weiß-Arbeitsgemeinschaft Süd (German b/w magazine - single image)

View Camera September/October 2005, pp. 34-38: The "Grandina" LF lenses from Carl Zeiss Jena: A tale of technical excellence and economic absurdity (technical article)

View Camera May/June 2005, pp. 34-42: Voigtländer large format lenses from 1949-1972 (technical article)

View Camera September/October 2003, pp. 48-53: Large format lenses from VEB Carl Zeiss Jena and Docter Optic, Part II: Docter Optic Jena lenses (technical article plus one single image)

View Camera July/August 2003, pp. 50-55: Large format lenses from VEB Carl Zeiss Jena and Docter Optic, Part I: Carl Zeiss Jena lenses (technical article)

 

Technical articles on LF lenses as pdf's, updated occasionally:

Carl Zeiss Jena large format lenses 1945-1991

Docter Optic large format lenses 1991-1996

The "Grandina" lenses - a series of Carl Zeiss Jena large format lenses that never made it to market

Large format lenses from the Eastern Bloc 1945-1991

Carl Zeiss Oberkochen large format lenses 1950-1972

Voigtländer large format lenses 1949-1972

Lens Tests