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General Category => General Photography => Topic started by: ABERS on March 29, 2012, 02:45:34 PM

Title: Look and Learn?
Post by: ABERS on March 29, 2012, 02:45:34 PM
Always being told to 'Look and Learn' I saw the following today.

http://www.wired.com/rawfile/2012/03/10-photographers-you-should-ignore/?viewall=true

Tongue in Cheek or valid?
Title: Re: Look and Learn?
Post by: Oldboy on March 29, 2012, 10:00:45 PM
Valid point well made.  :tup:
Title: Re: Look and Learn?
Post by: Markulous on March 30, 2012, 05:32:47 PM
I thought it was a remarkably unclever article as anyone could put a similar one together:

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10 {insert discipline in which you're going to be an "expert"} you should ignore

1. {insert name of someone well known in that discipline}
 {insert name of someone well known in that discipline} should never have been born, let alone gone into {insert what (s)he's good at}. Now we have millions of total idiots who are trying to emulate {insert specific} and all they come up with is poor pastiche. Get over it, Lemmings and jump off a cliff 

2. (well, you get the picture.........)