Originally Posted by shioks76
Ask Cartier-Bresson or Eugene Smith whether they agree with you. Oops sorry. They are dead.
OK, you can ask Salgado or Marc Riboud.
If you cannot ask them, then look at their images. See how many of these images are landscapes or posed pictures.
Their cameras were no liabilities at all! Even today, the choice for fast "silent" "unobstrusive" "unposed" photography by many photographers remain the Leica M.
Think long and hard b4 u dismiss manual cameras.