photography quotes

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Get your camera and prepare. These photography statements won’t assist you with appreciating photographs like ever previously.

While photographs were once about taking pictures or scenes, presently you can utilize this media to catch anything you need to keep in mind.
From easygoing snaps for family collections or web-based entertainment to formal craftsmanship displays, photography is an astonishing work of art with something for everybody to appreciate and appreciate.

Photos are strong updates you of extraordinary occasions or days, and take us back to the sentiments and hints of the minutes they catch.



-Photography is the story I fail to put into words.
Destin Sparks

-You don’t take a photograph, you make it.
Ansel Adams

-Photography is the art of making memories tangible.
Destin Sparks

-Essentially what photography is is life lit up.
Sam Abell

photography quotes

-A good photographer records; a great photographer reveals.
David Glen Larson

-Photography is truth.
Jean-Luc Godard

-The art of photography is all about directing the attention of the viewer.
Steven Pinker

-To me, photography must suggest, not insist or explain.

-Photography is the recording of strangeness and beauty with beguiling precision.
Sebastian Smee

-The earth is art, the photographer is only a witness.
Yann Arthus-Bertrand

-A good photograph is one that communicates a fact, touches the heart and leaves the viewer a changed person for having seen it. It is, in a word, effective.
Irving Penn

-The painter constructs, the photographer discloses.
Susan Sontag

photography quotes

-Photography is the simplest thing in the world, but it is incredibly complicated to make it really work.
Martin Parr

-We are making photographs to understand what our lives mean to us.
Ralph Hattersley

-When I photograph, what I’m really doing is seeking answers to things.
Wynn Bullock

-Seeing is not enough; you have to feel what you photograph.
Andre Kertesz

-If you want to be a better photographer, stand in front of more interesting stuff.
Jim Richardson

-What makes photography a strange invention is that its primary raw materials are light and time.
John Berger

-Photography is my passion, the search for truth, my obsession.
Alfred Stieglitz

-It is a cruel, ironical art, photography. The dragging of captured moments into the future; moments that should have been allowed to be evaporate into the past; should exist only in memories, glimpsed through the fog of events that came after.
Kate Morton

photography quotes

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

-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

-Most things in life are moments of pleasure and a lifetime of embarrassment; photography is a moment of embarrassment and a lifetime of pleasure.
Tony Benn

-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

-Photography is a kind of virtual reality, and it helps if you can create the illusion of being in an interesting world.
Steven Pinker

-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

photography quotes

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

-Photography takes an instant out of time, altering life by holding it still.
Dorothea Lange

Photography is an austere and blazing poetry of the real.
Ansel Adams

-Photography deals exquisitely with appearances, but nothing is what it appears to be.
Duane Michals

-Photography is a medium in which if you don’t do it then, very often you don’t do it at all, because it doesn’t happen twice.
Paul Strand

-In the world of photography, you get to share a captured moment with other people.
James Wilson

-Your photography is a record of your living, for anyone who really sees.
Paul Strand

photography quotes

-In photography, there are no shadows that cannot be illuminated.
August Sander

-One advantage of photography is that it’s visual and can transcend language.
Lisa Kristine

-Photography is an immediate reaction, drawing is a meditation.
Henri Cartier-Bresson

-Photography is an itch that won’t go away. No matter how much you scratch it.
Dara McGrath

-Part of the role of photography is to exaggerate, and that is an aspect that I have to puncture. I do that by showing the world as I really find it.
Martin Parr

-Photography is about finding out what can happen in the frame. When you put four edges around some facts, you change those facts.
Garry Winogrand

-My interest in photography is not to capture an image I see or even have in my mind, but to explore the potential of moments I can only begin to imagine.
Lois Greenfield

-Photography is a means by which we learn to see the ordinary.
David Bailey

-The formula for doing a good job in photography is to think like a poet.
Imogen Cunningham

photography quotes

-Black and white are the colors of photography. To me they symbolize the alternatives of hope and despair to which mankind is forever subjected.
Robert Frank

-There’s something strange and powerful about black-and-white imagery.
Stefan Kanfer

-When you photograph people in color, you photograph their clothes. But when you photograph people in black and white, you photograph their souls!
Ted Grant

-Light makes photography. Embrace light. Admire it. Love it. But above all, know light. Know it for all you are worth, and you will know the key to photography.
George Eastman

-Quit trying to find beautiful objects to photograph. Find the ordinary objects so you can transform it by photographing it.
Morley Baer

-With photography, a new language has been created. Now, for the first time, it is possible to express reality by reality. We can look at an impression as long as we wish, we can delve into it and, so to speak, renew past experiences at will.
Ernst Haas

-When words become unclear, I shall focus with photographs. When images become inadequate, I shall be content with silence.
Ansel Adams

-A photograph shouldn’t be just a picture, it should be a philosophy.
Amit Kalantri

-Beauty can be seen in all things, seeing and composing the beauty is what separates the snapshot from the photograph.
Matt Hardy

-A great photograph is one that fully expresses what one feels, in the deepest sense, about what is being photographed.
Ansel Adams

-There is one thing the photo must contain – the humanity of the moment.
Robert Frank

-Photographs force us to see people before their future weighed them down.
Kate Morton

-What I like about photographs is that they capture a moment that’s gone forever, impossible to reproduce.
Karl Lagerfeld

-There is one thing the photograph must contain, the humanity of the moment.
Robert Frank

-Photographs open doors into the past, but they also allow a look into the future.
Sally Mann

-Photograph: a picture painted by the sun without instruction in art.
Ambrose Pierce

-All photographs are accurate. None of them is the truth.
Richard Avedon

-I think good dreaming is what leads to good photographs.
Wayne Miller

-Which of my photographs is my favorite? The one I’m going to take tomorrow.
Imogen Cunningham

-We are making photographs to understand what our lives mean to us.
Ralph Hattersley

-A good photograph is one that communicates a fact, touches the heart and leaves the viewer a changed person for having seen it. It is, in a word, effective.
Irving Penn

-Twelve significant photographs in one year is a good crop.
Ansel Adams

-You can look at a picture for a week and never think of it again. You can also look at the picture for a second and think of it all your life.
Joan Miro

-A very subtle difference can make the picture or not.
Annie Leibowitz

-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

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

-A picture is a secret about a secret, the more it tells you the less you know.
Diane Arbus

-Taking pictures is savoring life intensely, every hundredth of a second.
Marc Riboud

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

-A good snapshot keeps a moment that s gone from running away.
Eudora Welty

-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

-There are no bad pictures; that’s just how your face looks sometimes.
Abraham Lincoln

-The more pictures you see, the better you are as a photographer.
Robert Mapplethorpe

-I never have taken a picture I’ve intended. They’re always better or worse.
Diane Arbus

-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

-Taking pictures is like tiptoeing into the kitchen late at night and stealing Oreo cookies.
Diane Arbus
Camera Quotes

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

-The camera is an instrument that teaches people how to see without a camera.
Dorothea Lange

-A camera alone does not make a picture. To make a picture you need a camera, a photographer and above all a subject. It is the subject that determines the interest of the photograph.
Man Ray

-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 Leibowitz

-It is an illusion that photos are made with the camera… they are made with the eye, heart, and head.
Henri Cartier-Bresson

-The camera is much more than a recording apparatus, it is a medium via which messages reach us from another world.
Orson Welles

-The camera sees more than the eye, so why not make use of it?
Edward Weston

-The camera is an excuse to be someplace you otherwise don’t belong. It gives me both a point of connection and a point of separation.
Susan Meiselas

-It is more important to click with people than to click the shutter.
Alfred Eisenstaedt

-Kodak sells film, but they don’t advertise film; they advertise memories.
Theodore Levitt

-Photography is not about cameras, gadgets and gizmos. Photography is about photographers. A camera didn’t make a great picture any more than a typewriter wrote a great novel.
Peter Adams

-There is only you and your camera. The limitations in your photography are in yourself, for what we see is what we are.
Ernst Haas

-There is a vast difference between taking a picture and making a photograph.
Robert Heinecken

-Look and think before opening the shutter. The heart and mind are the true lens of the camera.
Yousuf Karsh

-My life is shaped by the urgent need to wander and observe, and my camera is my passport.
Steve McCurry

-It’s not enough to just own a camera. Everyone owns a camera. To be a photographer, you must understand, appreciate, and harness the power you hold!
Mark Denman

-You don’t make a photograph just with a camera. You bring to the act of photography all the pictures you have seen, the books you have read, the music you have heard, the people you have loved.
Ansel Adams

-A lot of photographers think that if they buy a better camera they’ll be able to take better photographs. A better camera won’t do a thing for you if you don’t have anything in your head or in your heart.
Arnold Newman