Re: Cropping Art -- where is the outrage?

From: Jeff Kreines (email suppressed)
Date: Fri Sep 22 2006 - 12:35:14 PDT

On Sep 22, 2006, at 1:27 PM, Adam Trowbridge wrote:

> I've heard that there are art history books that have produced COLOR
> paintings in BLACK AND WHITE. It's just shocking, where will the
> madness
> end?

Cute, Adam.

But there's a difference. The art history books are under economic
constraints, and often are using a small B&W photo of art as mere

In the case of this television show, there is no economic reason not
to show the work in its original aspect ratio. There's only the
arrogance and stupidity of the producer of the teevee show to blame

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