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xoxoxoBruce 02-21-2016 06:41 AM

The Oath
 
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Hippocratic Oath for Photographers, written in 1937 by a photography teacher tired of his students bringing him monkey see, monkey do.

DanaC 02-21-2016 07:17 AM

Oh, I like this a lot.

Clodfobble 02-21-2016 08:08 AM

That's cute. We were given a similar list of "you think these are original but they are not" before our first film project in college.

BigV 02-21-2016 11:35 AM

Why take an oath I've already broken a dozen ways and a hundred times?

Gravdigr 02-21-2016 01:44 PM

I suggest substituting the word 'submit' for the word 'take'.

I'll take a picture of what I want.

infinite monkey 02-21-2016 02:07 PM

So what were they allowed to photograph, and how long until their original ideas were met with the comment: a 5 year old could have taken that picture. Because cynics. ;)

footfootfoot 02-25-2016 05:05 PM

Cliches are old hat.

monster 03-13-2016 07:09 PM

This is how I swear when I take a pic:

Motherfuckingsonofabeatchstopfuckingmoving.

footfootfoot 09-10-2016 10:10 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Gravdigr (Post 954009)
I suggest substituting the word 'submit' for the word 'take'.

I'll take a picture of what I want.

A number of photographers prefer the term 'make' to 'take'.

ronok 09-15-2017 05:25 PM

I'll never be a douche on an internet forum when I really am in no place to even consider myself a photographer.

xoxoxoBruce 09-15-2017 10:10 PM

ronok, good for you but that never seems to stop many other people. ;)

Gravdigr 09-16-2017 01:35 PM

It don't stop me.:jig:

sexobon 01-28-2018 07:40 PM

The oath needs to be updated for selfies.


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