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Richard Avedon Quotes

12 Aug , 2015  

Richard Avedon Quotes

The 10 best Richard Avedon Quotes :

1)”Sometimes I think all my pictures are just pictures of me. My concern is… the human predicament; only what I consider the human predicament may simply be my own.”

2)”A portrait is not a likeness. The moment an emotion or fact is transformed into a photograph it is no longer a fact but an opinion. There is no such thing as inaccuracy in a photograph. All photographs are accurate. None of them is the truth. Richard Avedon”

3)”The moment an emotion or fact is transformed into a photograph it is no longer a fact but an opinion.”

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Mario Testino Quotes

12 Aug , 2015  

Mario Testino Quotes

The 10 best Mario Testino Quotes :

1)”I look more at a woman’s personality. I need her to be smart and passionate about what she does. Read more: Mario Lopez Interview – Quotes from NBC Extra’s Mario Lopez – Cosmopolitan”

2)”Friendship and money: oil and water.”

3)”I find that my entire life has come to me, and things happened without me planning them. You know, I never asked to photograph Princess Diana, and that made me more famous than I wanted. I never asked to photograph Madonna, and that pushed me to another level. There are things that just take you into the limelight.”

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Mário de Andrade Quotes

12 Aug , 2015  

The 10 best Mário de Andrade Quotes :

1)”Love of glory can only create a great hero; contempt of glory creates a great man.”

2)”A diplomat who says yes means maybe, a diplomat who says maybe means no, and a diplomat who says no is no diplomat.”

3)”I’m celebrating Cinco de Mayo by puking tequila and gorditas on the side of a Taco Bell.”

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Man Ray Quotes

12 Aug , 2015  

Man Ray Quotes

The 10 best Man Ray Quotes :

1)”Of course, there will always be those who look only at technique, who ask ‘how’, while others of a more curious nature will ask ‘why’. Personally, I have always preferred inspiration to information.”

2)”An original is a creation motivated by desire. Any reproduction of an originals motivated be necessity. It is marvelous that we are the only species that creates gratuitous forms. To create is divine, to reproduce is human.”

3)”I paint what cannot be photographed, that which comes from the imagination or from dreams, or from an unconscious drive.”

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Henri Cartier-Bresson Quotes

12 Aug , 2015  

Henri Cartier-Bresson Quotes

The 10 best Henri Cartier-Bresson Quotes :

1)”Actually, I’m not all that interested in the subject of photography. Once the picture is in the box, I’m not all that interested in what happens next. Hunters, after all, aren’t cooks.”

2)”To photograph is to hold one’s breath, when all faculties converge to capture fleeting reality. It’s at that precise moment that mastering an image becomes a great physical and intellectual joy.”

3)”Your first 10,000 photographs are your worst. Henri Cartier-Bresson”

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Helmut Newton Quotes

12 Aug , 2015  

Helmut Newton Quotes

The 10 best Helmut Newton Quotes :

1)”The whole series is black-and-white, so when I went to shoot one of the women I only had black-and-white film with me. She had reddish hair and was a very pretty girl, a nice girl.”

2)”Well, it takes a certain amount of money. And I’ve got to see pictures of the person ahead of time. If I don’t like the way the person looks I won’t do it.”

3)”My job as a portrait photographer is to seduce, amuse and entertain.”

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