Photography vs console video games: The better long term investment?

Started Feb 20, 2014 | Discussions thread
sportyaccordy Veteran Member • Posts: 7,987
Re: Photography vs console video games: The better long term investment?

Both are terrible "investments". No camera or video game equipment ever appreciates in value.

I think it all comes down to individual preferences. I like photography but I am just not the kind of person who will go out and take photos for the sake of taking photos. If I'm not going to an event I want to capture the camera stays home. But I do love video games, because for the cost of 5-6 track days in my car or on my bike, I can have a home rig that will let me "drive" pretty much any car I want on any car I want whenever I want for as long as I want. Does it rival the actual experience of driving? Obviously not completely, but it's been a close enough substitute to keep me interested for a while now.

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