Film - Stock - Leica M7 and R5 'reviews' - Over complication.

Film - Stock - Leica M7 and R5 'reviews' - Over complication.
'Now advances in technology ARE welcome, but the exaggerated claims that go along with it are not. And as photographers we should surely be questioning what we see and apply that to what we use and the options we are now presented with.. Do we really need this technology overload? Does it make us better photographers? Do we create better photographs? Does it hinder us or help us?
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EXPECT THE UNEXPECTED

EXPECT THE UNEXPECTED
'If you are a full time stock photographer then riches and fame will elude you. A life of anonymity awaits and you have to get used to the fact that your blandest images will sell the most and much of the time you won't even get a credit for your images that are buried underneath a pile of poorly written text in some junk mail brochure that people consign to the recycling bin as quickly as possible.'
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FILM STOCK - LONG LIFE

FILM STOCK - LONG LIFE
''So if you are contemplating having a go yourself you should be aware that very few photographers doing this become 'overnight sensations' but if you fancy shooting what you want, when you want and how you want and eventually end up making some money from it, then all I will say is give it a go. After all it's only money and time !!!'
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'Post Truth' and the Photographic Internet.

'Post Truth' and the Photographic Internet.
'Now with the sales curve of stand alone cameras looking like its falling off a cliff, there are now less of these about. Sites and blogs are closing down and some are changing their focus as enthusiast photography returns to something like the participation numbers it had when it was all about film.'
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Sigma SD Quattro and 21:9 Panoramas - Fast stock photography turnaround

Sigma SD Quattro and 21:9 Panoramas - Fast stock photography turnaround
'It doesn't happen too often, because I normally take a long while to get round to editing and uploading images, but occasionally I take a picture, caption, keyword and upload it to a stock library and achieve my first sale the same day. It was like this yesterday with the image above and the three below.'
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