Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2001/01/04

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Subject: Re: [Leica] American Photo
Date: Thu, 4 Jan 2001 09:47:40 EST

>Okay, I'm on a curmudgonly roll this a.m....
>But can anyone explain to me how American Photo has deteriorated into
>little more than a glossy skin mag/celebrity mag for photo "buffs?"

...Because that's what the TV-Video-MTV generation will spend money on, and 
what advertisers want to see beside their ads. Advertisers are the people 
with real clout in the magazine world today.  

Scott Stewart