The difference between a bad photograph and an ok photograph is miles.
The difference between an ok photograph and a good photograph is a few feet.
The difference between a good photograph and an amazing photograph is millimeters.
The difference between an amazing photograph and an iconic photograph is a soul.
I have been asked a lot recently about what I think about some of the new tools digital photographers have at their disposal. Many programs now offer “AI or machine learning” to help edit photographs. Now with the click of a few buttons, you can replace skies, change expressions, or quickly composite images together.
In today’s podcast, we talk a little about a few issues that arise when you think about the nature of computational photography and the language and words we might consider when talking about photography moving forward.