Good vs. bad Photographer

A few days ago I was able to perform with one of the truly great fashion photographers of our time a little conversation. Although the conversation lasted less than five minutes, but the message was all the more intense.

He said to me: In every single photographer slumbers a “Good” and “Evil” Photograph! What very clear to me after “good cop, bad cop” sound … or something schizophrenic … and I asked him with a smile on my face as it decides whether it belongs to the “good” or to the “bad photographers”? He answered me: you yourself!

Since I was a little confused and wanted to know this now in more detail. His answer then: You yourself decide whether you want to be a good photographer or not. This is due to which of the two parts in you You give food. You will learn the good photograph? Or just the bad …