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Someone needs to give those Boston photographers a lesson on sharpening. Everything looks like a bad cutout.
What is worth noting is how dramatic the difference is between the two shots, technically. Proof of how carefully made the actual stock photos are and how many people have absolutely no clue. It refutes that “oh my brother is really good with a camera, he’ll take the shots” attitude from a client when you want to purchase some nice stock photography for a project.