Wednesday, July 13, 2011

The Photographer, The Entrepreneur, The Stockbroker And Their Rent-A-Mob

by Jeremy Nicholl @ The Russian Photos Blog

A few years ago somebody played a cruel joke on Flickr’s DeleteMe group, where a photo is posted and self-appointed critics decide whether to keep or trash the image. A picture of a cyclist was posted and condemnation was quick. “Soft”, “grey”, “blurry” were among the criticisms as the judges decided the picture was, well, a bit crap. Then it was revealed that the photographer was Henri Cartier-Bresson.


1 comment:

Anonymous said...

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