Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2008/03/12

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Subject: [Leica] March contest is open
From: topoxforddoc at (charlie chan)
Date: Wed Mar 12 16:05:46 2008
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I never realised that happened at the bar.


On 12 Mar 2008, at 00:08, Geoff Hopkinson wrote:

> One aspect that doesn't seem to be well recognized is that Brian  
> intends the
> theme to focus the entrants however instructs the judges to completely
> disregard relevance or interpretation of the theme when looking at the
> photos. If they observe that instruction, that means that anyone  
> may enter a
> photo of any subject they wish, disregarding the theme completely. My
> personal view is that the relevance or interpretation of the theme  
> should
> form part of their assessment. Otherwise I think it makes the  
> concept of a
> theme redundant. But hey, maybe that's why I usually thought my
> interpretation was at least thoughtful but my entries always tank!  
> All of
> that said, Brian owns the saloon and sets the beer prices.
> Cheers
> Geoff
> -----Original Message-----
> Subject: Re: [Leica] March contest is open
> I agree with Tina. I only shoot people.
> Charlie
> On 11 Mar 2008, at 20:35, Tina Manley wrote:
>> At 05:02 PM 3/11/2008, you wrote:
>>> Hi Brian,
>>> Why not just names of objects as "seats", or "chairs", or "street
>>> lamps"...
>>> or "bottles" ?
>> But Leicas don't photograph objects - they only photograph
>> people ;-)   Mine do anyway.
>> Tina
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