Photography Quotes and Sayings
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 cannot lie, but it can be an accessory to untruth.
A picture is a secret about a secret, the more it tells you the less you know.
- Diane Arbus
No photographer is as good as the simplest camera.
I believe in equality for everyone, except reporters and photographers.
- Mahatma Gandhi
Buying a Nikon doesn’t make you a photographer. It makes you a Nikon owner.
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.”
Always seeing something, never seeing nothing, being photographer.
- Walter De Mulder
You don’t take a photograph. You ask, quietly, to borrow it.
What i like about photographs is that they capture a moment that’s gone forever, impossible to reproduce.
- Karl Lagerfeld
A photograph can be an instant of life captured for eternity that will never cease looking back at you.
- Brigitte Bardot
A photograph is usually looked at – seldom looked into.
One photo out of focus is a mistake, ten photo out of focus are an experimentation, one hundred photo out of focus are a style.
For me, the subject of the picture is always more important than the picture.
- Diane Arbus
There are always two people in every picture: the photographer and the viewer.
I am not a photographer , I am a canon owner !!!
- Walaa WalkademAgmal
The camera can photograph thought.
A good snapshot keeps a moment from running away.
- Eudora Welty
There are no rules for good photographs, there are only good photographs.
I hate cameras. They are so much more sure than I am about everything.
A photograph is a moral decision taken in one eighth of a second.
- Salman Rushdie
The Earth is Art, The Photographer is only a Witness.
- Yann Arthus Bertrand
I never question what to do, it tells me what to do. The photographs make themselves with my help.
Photography is a reality so subtle that it becomes more real than reality.
- Alfred Stieglitz
The photograph itself doesn’t interest me. I want only to capture a minute part of reality.
~Henri Cartier Bresson