Quote Originally Posted by Roger Hicks View Post
Dear Bill,

I don't think the slow film was especially important; it's just that slow films give a higher gamma infinity. The low contrast subject was however fundamental.

The biggest difference between them was that AA was a brilliant photographer and a somewhat plodding writer, while WM's photography was a good deal narrower in scope but vastly more entertainingly described.

Cheers,

R.
I suspect that AA was also a very much better pianist than WM.