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The Reasons and Myths Behind the “No Flash Photography” Sign

There’s always been a general consensus that there is an actual reason behind the “No Flash Photography” signs we see plastered all over the place. In some places it makes sense — not flashing photosensitive animals at the aquarium speaks for itself — but what about art galleries and museums? Why exactly do we have to rely on natural light there? According to Steve Meltzer on Imaging Resource, no good reason at all. Read more…