The BS of Digital Photography

Eactivist at aol.com Eactivist at aol.com
Tue Oct 6 19:02:49 EDT 2009


In a message dated 10/6/2009 3:48:09 P.M.  Pacific Daylight Time, 
pdml at web-options.com writes:
Back in the film days  this often-repeated claim used to rile me greatly, 
and
it still does. 'Good  photographers' take good pictures. That's all it takes
to be a good  photographer. You certainly don't need to be a good
post-processor to be a  good photographer. Henri Cartier-Bresson, among many
others, is the proof of  that. 

And simple logic should tell you anyway - this silly nonsense  about 'good
photographers' excludes everybody who used to shoot  Kodachrome.

Conversely, being a good post-processor or a good printer  does not
necessarily make a person a good photographer, as a look at any  camera club
print show will demonstrate.

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But that's  BS too.

Marnie aka Doe  :-)

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We can't solve  problems by using the same kind of thinking we used when we 
created them. Albert  Einstein  





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