Just wondering …

big cheese
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… about the amount of information that’s hiding inside a digital image file.
Why is the luminosity and three dimensionality of film even possible to approach with a low end digital camera? And why do we accept such dreary results most of the time?

mick mount
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As you might have noticed, I was finding it hard to concentrate this afternoon.

My photos never look like the beautiful silky things I see online or in books and magazines. They’re always a bit hard and grimy.
So the additional graininess doesn’t worry me.
But Jeez … looking up how much serious B&W printers, and their inks, cost is chastening.

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