photography offers a way back to the artist and simplest of tools ... a light tight box, i.e., camera obscura, loaded with photographic film or paper.
Pinhole (and film) photography can be very refreshing as well as give opportunity for a photo-visioning experience that unfortunately is quickly waning into the background of history books.
To learn more about this process may I suggest:
a) contacting me or
b) see my articles in Photo Life or Canadian Camera magazines.