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Two Words I Can’t Stand

…when referring to taking photographs digitally or otherwise.

1) capture

i.e., “I captured this image at sunset.”
i.e., “Hey, that’s a nice capture.”

2) acquire

i.e., “This image was acquired with my new Sony R1.”
i.e., “I acquire all my images digitally.”

April 23, 2007 | Link to this entry


Paul Viapiano is a guitarist working in film, television and live performance based in sunny Pasadena, California.

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