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

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Re: Why I HATE the term "capture" for taking a photo...
In reply to SirLataxe, May 1, 2013

SirLataxe wrote:

Of course, photogs will always turn to the "importance" of the viewfinder composition, the chosen moment and even their fiddling with the exposure controls.  Yes, these require a bit of knowledge and skill - but not much.

Just because you have no skills worth talking about does not make it true about everyone else.

Let's face it - photography is like driving a car: a mundane and everyday skill largely performed by a pre-programmed machine.  One may be a better or worse driver; one may go to a boring "here" rather than an exciting "there"; but it is no art and nothing special to do the driving.

Says the guy who has never seen Ayrton Senna drive.

It is hard to imagine someone as uninformed about virtually any topic as you are.

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