GEORGE SMITH

 
I am of the opinion that to dodge a negative in any way whatever except the spotting out of unavoidable mechanical defects, is not art, but a miserable confession of inability to treat photography as a fine art… I contend that… any artistic effect desired can be faithfully done by pure photography without any retouching whatever. - George Smith , Views on nudes by Bill Jay , ISBN: 0240507312 , Page: 125