Canikon another dinosaur?

Started Jun 3, 2013 | Discussions thread
Anders W
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Re: Grandpappy-gear
In reply to PerL, Jun 6, 2013

PerL wrote:

When the dslr becomes grandpappy-gear it will no longer be cool.  This is no matter how well it works, people came to laugh at the plate glass camera as much as the Graphlex is about to start a riot if seen used in public these days.

Actually I believe that young ambitious professionals today are more likely to want to use the heavy duty pro stuff from Nikon and Canon.

Choosing conivience and comfort in carrying over results and performance is more like grandpa-style, I would say.

You mean grandpa-style like Robert Capa or W. Eugene Smith when they chose Leica M over larger formats?

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