Photographers

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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Edward Weston Quotes

12 Aug , 2015  

Edward Weston Quotes

The 10 best Edward Weston Quotes :

1)”A new love came into my life, a most beautiful one, one which will, I believe, stand the test of time…Perhaps C. will be remembered as the great love of my life. Already I have achieved certain heights reached with no other love. Edward Weston”

2)”Photography to the amateur is recreation, to the professional it is work, and hard work too, no matter how pleasurable it my be.”

3)”I was extravagant in the matter of cameras – anything photographic – I had to have the best. But that was to further my work. In most things I have gone along with the plainest – or without.”

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Edward Steichen Quotes

12 Aug , 2015  

Edward Steichen Quotes

The 10 best Edward Steichen Quotes :

1)”Photography records the gamut of feelings written on the human face, the beauty of the earth and skies that man has inherited, and the wealth and confusion man has created. It is a major force in explaining man to man.”

2)”Every other artist begins with a blank canvas, a piece of paper the photographer begins with the finished product.”

3)”I knew, of course, that trees and plants had roots, stems, bark, branches and foliage that reached up toward the light. But I was coming to realize that the real magician was light itself.”

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Berenice Abbott Quotes

12 Aug , 2015  

Berenice Abbott Quotes

The 10 best Berenice Abbott Quotes :

1)”Let us first say what photography is not. A photograph is not a painting, a poem, a symphony, a dance. It is not just a pretty picture, not an exercise in contortionist techniques and sheer print quality. It is or should be a significant document, a penetrating statement, which can be described in a very simple term – selectivity.”

2)”I took to photography like a duck to water. I never wanted to do anything else. Excitement about the subject is the voltage which pushes me over the mountain of drudgery necessary to produce the final photograph.”

3)”Photography helps people to see.”

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Alfred Stieglitz Quotes

12 Aug , 2015  

Alfred Stieglitz Quotes

The 10 best Alfred Stieglitz Quotes :

1)”There is nothing so wrong as accepting a thing merely because men who have done things say it should be so. Alfred Stieglitz”

2)”Beautiful dreams – if the world were more beautiful they would come true – But the world is relentless & cruel – people are – they must be, I suppose, or they could not live.”

3)”I do not object to retouching, dodging. or accentuation as long as they do not interfere with the natural qualities of photographic technique.”

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Alfred Eisenstaedt Quotes

12 Aug , 2015  

Alfred Eisenstaedt Quotes

The 10 best Alfred Eisenstaedt Quotes :

1)”We are only beginning to learn what to say in a photograph. The world we live in is a succession of fleeting moments, any one of which might say something significant.”

2)”Never boss people around. It’s more important to click with people than to click the shutter.”

3)”All photographers have to do, is find and catch the story-telling moment. Alfred Eisenstaedt”

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