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Photo Quotes

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    • “In photography there is a reality so subtle that it becomes more real than reality.”
      Alfred Stieglitz


    • “There is one thing the photograph must contain, the humanity of the moment.”
      Robert Frank


    • “Taking an image, freezing a moment, reveals how rich reality truly is.”


    • “Photography is a way of feeling, of touching, of loving. What you have caught on film is captured forever… It remembers little things, long after you have forgotten everything.”
      Aaron Siskind


    • “We are making photographs to understand what our lives mean to us.”
      Ralph Hattersley
    • “You don’t take a photograph. You ask quietly to borrow it.”


    • “Photography for me is not looking, it’s feeling. If you can’t feel what you’re looking at, then you’re never going to get others to feel anything when they look at your pictures.”
      Don McCullin


    • “A portrait is not made in the camera but on either side of it.”
      Edward Steichen


    • “It’s one thing to make a picture of what a person looks like, it’s another thing to make a portrait of who they are.”
      Paul Caponigro


    • “The best thing about a picture is that it never changes, even when the people in it do.”
      Andy Warhol
    • “To me, photography is an art of observation. It’s about finding something interesting in an ordinary place… I’ve found it has little to do with the things you see and everything to do with the way you see them.”
      Elliott Erwitt


    • “The picture that you took with your camera is the imagination you want to create with reality.”
      Scott Lorenzo


    • “If the photographer is interested in the people in front of his lens, and if he is compassionate, it’s already a lot. The instrument is not the camera but the photographer.”
      Eve Arnold
    • “The camera is an instrument that teaches people how to see without a camera.”
      Dorothea Lange


    • “Essentially what photography is is life lit up.”
      Sam Abell


    • “I don’t trust words. I trust pictures.”
      Gilles Peress


    • “I really believe there are things nobody would see if I didn’t photograph them.”
      Diane Arbus


    • “Taking pictures is savoring life intensely, every hundredth of a second.”
      Marc Riboud


    • “Once you learn to care, you can record images with your mind or on film. There is no difference between the two.”


    • “Photograph: a picture painted by the sun without instruction in art.”
      Ambrose Bierce
    • “The camera makes you forget you’re there. It’s not like you are hiding but you forget, you are just looking so much.”
      Annie Leibovitz


    • “If you see something that moves you, and then snap it, you keep a moment.”
      Linda McCartney


    • “There are always two people in every picture: the photographer and the viewer.”
      Ansel Adams


    • “A photograph is a secret about a secret. The more it tells you the less you know.”
      Diane Arbus


    • “The whole point of taking pictures is so that you don’t have to explain things with words.”
      Elliott Erwitt


    • “One doesn’t stop seeing. One doesn’t stop framing. It doesn’t turn off and turn on. It’s on all the time.”
      Annie Leibovitz