Quote Originally Posted by KarnyDoc View Post
I suspect it's a confluence of factors. The organizer isn't getting any younger, and the likes of eBay have had an adverse impact; the dealers used to extend into a back room, and now they're confined to the larger space in the front, and an anteroom.
yeah, neither of those factors are helping :\

Quote Originally Posted by KarnyDoc View Post
I've also noticed a number of dealers who used to be there in years past no longer make an appearance there. For some, it wasn't a huge loss, given how they treated prospective buyers.

Dieter Zakas
We have a yearly camera show here. The last time I went, two years ago, there was a dealer that treated me like crap, mostly for not agreeing that digital was far superior than anything film could produce, and for not buying one of his digital cameras after he told me my Pentax K-1000 was crap