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Re: [ARSCLIST] "All hail the analogue revolution..."
Have you noticed that Canon, among other digital camera lines have a
selection of pre-programmed shutter sounds, including some that mimic
classic camera shutters?
>>> rafriedman@xxxxxxx 09/20/06 02:40PM >>>
I doubt that vinyl will make a comeback but there is something to be
said for controls that are physical rather than virtual, that you can
just hit without looking.
I just noticed that one of the new Canon digital cameras was hailed for
having "analogue-like" buttons, etc. I suspect this trend will continue
.. Who wants to wade through a million menus? Still, I'm a bit freaked
out by electronic cash registers that have a canned "cha-ching" sound!
Rights and Reproductions
Historical Society of PA
From: Association for Recorded Sound Discussion List on behalf
of Jonathan Wise
Sent: Wed 9/20/2006 3:02 PM
Subject: [ARSCLIST] "All hail the analogue revolution..."
"...What pleasure is there to be had in clicking a virtual
button with a
mouse? Very little, really. Whereas the slightly precarious
placing a record on a platter and dropping the needle seems like
surgical procedure of a kind that most modern automation has