Being a Better Photographer; Not Always the Camera that Makes the Good Image

Being a Better Photographer; Not Always the Camera that Makes the Good Image

As a freelance photographer with over 36 years of experience behind many different cameras, I'm always told the images I create are beautiful simply because...
As a freelance photographer with over 36 years of experience behind many different cameras, I'm always told the images I create are beautiful simply because I have a "big professional" camera. People normally take one look at my reflex camera with a long zoom, and believe a great camera is the tool that creates great pictures. I often overhear this comment too, even in spanish as I reside in southern Spain on the Atlantic side of Andalucia; when I hear that statement uttered behind me, I stop and turn to the people and tell them that "no, the camera is...