Likes and Leica – Part 2

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This is part two of my data analysis of ‘likes’ on Facebook pictures. Part 1 (Likes and Leica) is here. I won’t go over it all again, though it is worth restating a couple of points, and why I decided to dig further. In Part 1, amongst other things I looked at the profile of images contained in the biweekly …






Budapest Streets – Colour or B&W?

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That age-old question – colour or black & white? Leica shooters are tagged with so often being monochrome, especially on the streets. And, yes, that does bring out the forms, the action and the story. But does it “cheat” on the context? Rarely is a busy street scene simple, and there is of course an art to framing the real focus of …