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Subject: [Leica] scenes from the OR... paw 13
From: scott at (Scott McLoughlin)
Date: Fri Mar 18 18:48:21 2005
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Very nice shot. May I ask what film/developer?


Ted Grant wrote:

> Steve Barbour showed:
> Subject: [Leica] scenes from the OR... paw 13
>> available dark in the OR...
>> ><<<<<<<<<
> Steve mon ami,
> Absolutely first class!!!!!!!!
> This is what it's all about.... LIGHT......EYES.... ACTION!!!!! Or any 
> combination of those three picture elements!
> This purely illustrates that if one can see it, the light, they can 
> use it! ... Throw in the eyes and bingo, a great photograph!
> However, one must see the light, see the eyes and shoot at the right 
> moment! And if the photographer doesn't understand the working 
> together of these two or three points they'll not likely shoot real 
> magical photographs. Make exposures? Yes. But pictures that people 
> suck air when they see them?  Not likely.
> I can never understand what's so difficult about re-acting to 3 
> picture elements. It isn't rocket science, it's using ones own eyes to 
> see and not just look at some object. You related to two key elements 
> and made them work beautifully!
> I'm sure many will agree that even though your OR pictures have been 
> moving in content so far, none have been as good as this one! Right on 
> the mark as good as it gets! :-)   good on you lad,
> ted
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