Does The Camera Gear You Use Really Matter?

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We get regular questions from readers about gear and how much of an impact it has upon photography.

While there’s no doubt that gear does have a big impact upon the images we take – does that really matter? Today we stumbled across a video from Ted Forbes from The Art of Photography that we thought answers the question in an interesting way and we’d love to hear what you think about it in comments below.

We’d love to know what you think of Ted’s argument in comments below.

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Darren Rowse

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  • My opinion on this subject has always been unique. Equipment is not everything, but it helps a lot in certain situations.

    I think the construction of a more authorial look at image capture and most importantly, but in sports situations or even in a wedding scene where emotions emerge, a fast camera makes a total difference.

    But if the photographer does not know the feeling or even the special moment of the scene, nafda is worth top equipment in his hands. Complex? No, it’s that simple.

    Fernando Coutinho
    http://www.fernandocoutinho.com.br

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  • Tammy L

    Solid advice! It’s the person, not the camera.

  • excellent subject

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