Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2007/12/07

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Subject: [Leica] Some more 'cutting the edge'
From: s.dimitrov at (Slobodan Dimitrov)
Date: Fri Dec 7 19:43:02 2007
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Form out-running content, naw, that never happens in photography.

On Dec 7, 2007, at 7:06 PM, Tina Manley wrote:

> At 06:42 PM 12/7/2007, you wrote:
>> For what ever it's worth: The edgy I most enjoy and respect:
>>         1 - does not rely on artifice
>>         2 - expresses a genuine soulfulness
>>         3 - causes me to look and/or see in a new way
>>         4 - causes me to think a new thought
>> Regards,
>> George Lottermoser
> Yes, and for me, that's not true of most of the "cutting edge"  
> sites I've seen.  They all seem to either rely on a gimmick or are  
> too artificial.  I guess I'm just an old grouch.  I want a  
> photograph to communicate something to me besides "what the heck is  
> that" or "why did they bother to print that".  Those are the  
> responses I have to the cutting edge sites and all of the local  
> "art" photography exhibits in the Charlotte area.  I think the  
> photos sent in by the LUG members are better than 99% of these  
> cutting edge sites!!  At least they are true and genuine.  Grump :-(
> Tina
> Tina Manley
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