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  1. Phil S replied to the thread WHICH LENS TO TAKE?.

    You don't want to cover all possibilities. That's a dead end. You want to be limited in a sense in order to go as far as you can...

    Apr 24, 2018 at 6:14 PM
  2. Phil S replied to the thread WHICH LENS TO TAKE?.

    I would go with the 16-85. If you want to get closer use your feet, it will result in more serendipitous moments which will potentially...

    Apr 24, 2018 at 5:54 PM
  3. Phil S replied to the thread Has digital photography made commercial photographers poor?.

    The benefit of film is that it's a closed technology, unlike digital. Film and analog technology is still being used and will continue...

    Apr 24, 2018 at 4:07 PM
  4. Phil S replied to the thread Has digital photography made commercial photographers poor?.

    "The most profound technologies are those that disappear. They weave themselves into the fabric of everyday life until they are...

    Apr 24, 2018 at 3:58 PM
  5. Phil S replied to the thread Film revival?.

    Haven't watched Camera Store yet. The trailer of it (showing some drama or feud to do with commissions on sales, etc...) couldn't really...

    Apr 23, 2018 at 3:44 PM
  6. Phil S replied to the thread Has digital photography made commercial photographers poor?.

    I am myself a digital photographer who has used film as well and who learned photography through film. I know and have practiced...

    Apr 23, 2018 at 3:01 PM
  7. Phil S replied to the thread Has digital photography made commercial photographers poor?.

    I didn't use 'image culture' as a negative either. It's just an observation of where the digitalization of culture as a whole has taken...

    Apr 23, 2018 at 2:41 PM
  8. Phil S replied to the thread Film revival?.

    Where's your sense of adventure?! Any excuse to go on a road trip should be good enough...

    Apr 23, 2018 at 2:08 PM
  9. Phil S replied to the thread Film revival?.

    Yes, it would, of course, defeat the whole arc of the father-son story. It is also mentioned in a scene why they're not just mailed.

    Apr 23, 2018 at 1:47 PM
  10. Phil S replied to the thread Film revival?.

    I like road trip movies even when they use the standard templates like in this case. What I also appreciated about it are the visual...

    Apr 23, 2018 at 1:23 PM
  11. Phil S replied to the thread Has digital photography made commercial photographers poor?.

    It will be a great day when the breed of digital photographers who never shot on film stop feeling so threatened and offended every time...

    Apr 23, 2018 at 11:58 AM
  12. Phil S replied to the thread Film revival?.

    Anyone see the film Kodachrome on Netflix? It's the standard 'road trip to redemption' story but has some nice photography and framing...

    Apr 23, 2018 at 5:51 AM
  13. Phil S replied to the thread What Photo Editor to use?.

    Yes. There's also Pixelmator Pro which I think costs even less than Affinity Photo and looks to be just as capable for most things. Both...

    Apr 20, 2018 at 3:25 PM
  14. Phil S attached a file to the thread Subterranean Homesick Blues.

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  15. Phil S replied to the thread What type of photography would you like to try?.

    The memory is not worth the remembering. What we should've done, could've done. What we would be doing if only...The memory exists as...

    Apr 20, 2018 at 11:50 AM