I would toss a couple of them but most are very nice. In a couple she looks starey eyed meaning she held the look too long and he eyes got funky. Sometimes it's just beneficial when you see a shot you like to set the shot and get them to look away then back at you, and the eyes stay fresh. A nit pic
and thankfully there are also those who realize the gear are merely tools and who spend their time actually taking pictures. In the pro arena the people talking gear all the time are reps and those who are trying to sell it. Great photographers could use an instamatic and a flashlight.
but where sensor size and pixels count do matter is when you are retouching in photoshop and doing some cropping as well. When using the various tools in photoshop the more pixels the better as a rule, although the files can become ridiculous when you get into the Hasselblad range. Amateur photograp
and the romantic idea of the old craftsman toiling in his workshop with his two trusted employees could really come back to bite you once he's gone. Any type of in-house movement has this issue especially with independents who may not survive long, so automation and available parts is for me a far b
Because to me collecting is much like hoarding. If a person has unlimited funds, I guess collecting is fine but in reality these remarkable toys should be worn and not fetishized by sitting in a safe or box and taken out twice a year to get touchy-feely with. I too was up to around 20 and it was unm