well when I say C&C, I mean CONSTRUCTIVE. If you don't say it nicely...then you shouldn't be posting...
There's no reason, even if it's horrible, to say anything mean about a picture. Suggest improvements....or give an honest opinion gently...don't say "wow...worst picture I've ever seen...what were you thinking?"
and then just leave.
I don't really expect people to tell me how to make it better (but it's a plus if they do), I think they expect me to know how to fix it - I just need to know what to fix.
I agree 100% on that. I'm a member at a handful of photography forums, and this is by far the best. This forum has more knowledgeable photographers, who are more than happy to give advise than any of the others I am a member at.[...] I think this is a very helpful and friendly forum [...]