I value that feed back, Maris,
I am torn between elements of both. I just find that I increasingly eschew 'artistic device like addded punch and drama. Thank goodness I see nothing as ever 'finished', but as a point in inner evolutionary progress. My belief that man is as much a verb ass it is a noun — a work in progress.
"Photography was not a bastard left by science on the doorstep of art, but a legitimate child of the Western pictorial tradition." —Robert Galassi