Should we listen to 'critics' or show them the door?

Discussion in 'Open Discussion' started by gryphon1911, Mar 26, 2015.

  1. gryphon1911

    gryphon1911 Mu-43 All-Pro

    Mar 13, 2014
    Central Ohio, USA
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  2. tonyturley

    tonyturley Mu-43 Veteran

    Nov 19, 2014
    Reminds me of a saying attributed to Eleanor Roosevelt: "No one can make me feel inferior without my permission.".
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  3. tkbslc

    tkbslc Mu-43 Hall of Famer

    I mainly shoot for myself. I've had shots I really like that others don't, and I'm OK with that. Sometimes people criticize the very reason that I loved the photo! But I welcome any well-intentioned critique.

    It can be like move critics. Sometimes you end up knowing you will like a movie for the reasons the critic says you shouldn't!
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  4. GFFPhoto

    GFFPhoto Mu-43 All-Pro

    Feb 24, 2013
    Good article... But I think there is a middle ground.