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tat3406

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What not to say to a photographer
« on: August 05, 2014, 01:31:10 AM »
To all photographer here ;D

http://www.zerouno.org/portfolio/what-not-to-say-to-a-photographer/

I am not a photographer, but i people always said this to me:
Make me look good, got it?

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What not to say to a photographer
« on: August 05, 2014, 01:31:10 AM »

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Re: What not to say to a photographer
« Reply #1 on: August 05, 2014, 08:01:14 AM »
I am not a photographer, but i people always said this to me:
Make me look good, got it?

Would you expect them to say "make me look bad"???
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Jim Saunders

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Re: What not to say to a photographer
« Reply #2 on: August 05, 2014, 08:46:40 AM »
"How much is that worth?"

The response I'd like to give to that begins and ends with F but it "I wouldn't care to discuss that" seems to sound a little more civil.

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Re: What not to say to a photographer
« Reply #3 on: August 05, 2014, 10:54:57 AM »
I've been on Instagram for a little while now and it's funny how many photos I've seen people post that are covered with "PROOF" watermarks...

My favorite and most heard line has to be "Wow, that's a great camera, I bet it takes great pictures."  I'm sure no one else has heard that one. 

And when asked to take an outdoor group photo, "We can just take our picture [of us all in blue suits] here in the conference room [with blue walls, two different white balanced fluorescent bulbs, and projector going] and you can drop us into the outdoor background, right?"

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Re: What not to say to a photographer
« Reply #3 on: August 05, 2014, 10:54:57 AM »