Rules and Photography

So, there’s been this ongoing discussion at the Amazon photography forums about what constitutes a professional photographer, and that led into a discussion about the rules of photography. Rather than point you to the discussion in which I sink to my lowest vice, arguing on the internet, I thought I’d summarize my views on rules…

U2’s ‘No Line othe Horizon’ & Sugimoto

Go read this. Meta blog The Online Photographer noted that article which spawned several comments about the photographic artist, many of which wonder about the concept of selling out as an artist. Since Sugimoto & U2 bartered for trade-in-kind, it’s more like a simple agreement between business people who happen to be artists, imho. There’s…