Wow!! My first run in with Canikon snob...

Started Feb 11, 2013 | Discussions thread
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Re: Just a little follow up...
In reply to GuyMcKie, Feb 17, 2013

GuyMcKie wrote:

A talented artist can use any tool. Some artists are photographers, but not all photographers are artists.

I just saw "W. Eugene Smith & the Jazz Loft Project" at the Center for Creative Photography in Tucson. That exhibited really hammered home that it's the photographer, not the gear: amazing low light photography with primitive (compared to today) equipment. I'll keep that in mind as I continue to venture forth with my little Sony a330.

Smith was a genius, a giant among the greats.  Although he favored Leicas with Canon lenses for a while in the 50s, he wasn't wedded to any particular system or type of camera over the course of his career:

http://www.rangefinderforum.com/forums/archive/index.php/t-83829.html

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