Originally Posted by horacekenneth
Agreed, but good ideas can only come from those who learn from the people that came before them, and I think that is true of all the greats.
Surely there are things to be learned about the craft involved and ways to do business but there is absolutely no requirement to know history or follow tradition to make good art/photos.
I would actually suggest that tradition hinders art.
Mark Barendt, Beaverton, OR
"We do not see things the way they are. We see things the way we are." Ana´s Nin