Interesting article posted by Kirk Tuck...All the cameras are better than you are

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Guy Parsons
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Re: Interesting collection of logical fallacies by Kirk Tuck

Ulric wrote:

Well, if we shot them the way we did in the film days (when we were more than reasonably happy with the performance of our film+cameras) that would mean using good techniques.

No, because technology didn't stop in the 60's, it hasn't stopped now and it won't stop any time soon.

It keeps getting better, just makes it easier to get the results that we visualise.

If I use my car in the same way as I would a cart pulled by donkeys, it wouldn't make me a good driver, it would make me an idiot, despite the fact that people were more than reasonably happy with the performance of carts pulled by donkeys.

Now it's the donkeys driving the cars, based on the number of accidents and the road manners.

Regards...... Guy

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