« on: October 16, 2014, 03:58:45 PM »
My point was that most of us could easily classify most cameras pretty quickly as pro or non-pro by looking at the features ...
Only non-pros care. For some non-pros the right tool is a camera that makes him/her feel like a pro.QuoteThis is true across many fields. Experienced, sophisticated users understand, appreciate, and exploit the special features of higher-end tools ...
I always thought that middle-aged men bought a Red Porsche because they were trying to impress younger women. Now you inform me that they appreciate Horsepower & Handling
Working at the capital of Porsche purchases in the Northeastern US, most people either buy the brand either simply to impress other people (not necessarily the other sex) or for the actual performances.
A Red Porsche just says "Ticket me"; most tend to be Black or Silver in this neck of the woods, the occasional White or Yellow do show up.
Now, Ferrari, that is what is used to attract younger women of a certain inclination. There's absolutely no secret or shame from those that do.