Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2000/10/01

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Subject: Re: photo technique = image quality? [Leica] Erwin, photographic technique
From: Martin Howard <>
Date: Sun, 01 Oct 2000 20:35:47 -0400

Guy Bennett jotted down the following:

> not wishing to appear heretic to the technically-minded among us, i must
> say that hard core 'zone system' photographs frequently fall into this
> category for me. in terms of tonal richness, they can be outstanding, but
> they fail to impress me as images.

Couldn't agree with you more.  Don't know how many technically fabulous,
zone-system photographs I've seen in prints and magazines which have
stunning tonal ranges and leave me absolutely stone cold.


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