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What happens to professional artists and working photographers when everybody is now an artist or a photographer?
For the artist or photographer there has never been better opportunities than in the world today. But there is also more competition.
“The digital revolution of the last decade has unleashed creativity and talent in an unprecedented way, with unlimited opportunities.
But does democratized culture mean better art or is true talent instead drowned out? And what happens to professional artists and working photographers when everybody is now an artist & a photographer?
This is the question addressed by PressPausePlay, a documentary film containing interviews with some of the world’s most influential creators of the digital era.
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“Some people never try the difficult.
They just do what they’ve already done.
Say what they’ve already said.
Go where they’ve already been.
These people figure the easy way is the best way.
Then there are people who take the extra trouble,
because their bored by what already is.
But when you try something new…. “
Watch the making of the Leica M9-P »Edition Hermès« – Série Limitée Jean-Louis Dumas, introduced in Berlin at the “LEICA – DAS WESENTLICHE” on May 10, 2012.
This limited edition is a celebration of the friendship and collaboration between Jean-Louis Dumas, the former president of Hermès, who died in May 2010, and Leica Camera AG.