No. Most folks buy their gear and enjoy taking photos. You likely see a skewed view of the photography world online which tends to be populated with gear heads and pixel peepers.[/QUOTE
The main thing about this site is they are very nice people here. You are correct about some sites with gear heads and pixel peepers.
I think most photographers are at least familiar with the tech specs of their gear (or I hope they are). But most are not obsessed with those specs. You have to be familiar with the tech specs so you know your camera and lenses' limitations and "sweet spots".Hello, do you think that most photographers are a little obsessed with tech specs with their photo gear? Instead of just relaxing and enjoy making the photograph.