Like no other medium, large-format photography is suitable for documentary documentation in picking up and condensing the delicate subject matter on a visual level. Its specific quality is expressed by the media theoretician Peter Weibel (1996, p. 63): »Das [fotografische, d. Verf.] Grossbild focuses attention on the perception itself. We become aware that we perceive. This observation of second order, this observation of observation, produces increased, intensified, multiplied attention. "