Photography Quotes and Sayings
A photographer went to a socialite party in New York. As he entered the front door, the host said “I love your pictures – they’re wonderful; you must have a fantastic camera.” He said nothing until dinner was finished, then: “That was a wonderful dinner; you must have a terrific stove.”
When words become unclear, I shall focus with photographs. When images become inadequate, I shall be content with silence.
– Ansel Adams
A great photograph is one that fully expresses what one feels, in the deepest sense, about what is being photographed.
– Ansel Adams
Photography is the only language that can be understood anywhere in the world.
Photography is an art of observation. It has little to do with the things you see and everything to do with the way you see them.
– Elliott Erwitt
The camera is an instrument that teaches people how to see without a camera.
– Dorothea Lange
There are no bad pictures; that’s just how your face looks sometimes.
– Abraham Lincoln
Don’t shoot what it looks like. Shoot what it feels like.
– David Alan Harvey
I believe in equality for everyone, except reporters and photographers.
– Mahatma Gandhi
I am not a photographer , I am a canon owner !!!
– Walaa WalkademAgmal
For me, the subject of the picture is always more important than the picture.
– Diane Arbus
A photograph is a moral decision taken in one eighth of a second.
– Salman Rushdie