Why I HATE the term "capture" for taking a photo...

Started Apr 21, 2013 | Discussions thread
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skyglider Veteran Member • Posts: 4,401
Re: Why I HATE the term "capture" for taking a photo...

bosjohn21 wrote:

It is my humble opinion that capture has come to us from the computer world as in screen capture and the like and I think it refers to the process of the sensor capturing the light to form an image. This is actually a much more discriptiove term then the one we old time filmers used which was exposure we made a great exposure I mean really do we look like a bunch of exhibitioinists showing off our nether parts. Frankly I like capture works for me

+1.

Sky (Darn it, this flaky editor turned the red text to green again.  VERY flaky editor!)

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