Portrait Photography and Creativity

Is portrait photography becoming more of a technical pursuit than a creative one? The new Sony A9 camera shoots 20 frames per second and can go to a 5 five second burst, that means it can take one hundred high quality Raw images in five seconds – wow! The question I have is this – could portrait photography, using this kind of technology ever miss the perfect shot? There have been so many excellent photographs taken over the years that have captured ‘a split second’ in time. Robert Capa’s defining photograph of the soldier falling as he is shot dead […]

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