Photograph Related Quotes



“They kept me in short pants as long as they could, until they were shaving the hair on my legs because it was beginning to photograph.”

Jackie Cooper


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It's been a strange [summer].... I was sent by a magazine to photograph famous photographers.... Of course, I included myself.

Weegee


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A photograph of a woman crying tells me nothing about grief. Or a photograph of a woman ecstatic tells me nothing about ecstasy. What is the nature of these emotions? The problem with photography is that it only deals with appearances."

Duane Michals


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I was giving a lecture and I said, that's enough about The Photographic Life, meaning my biography, now let's talk about the life of a photograph. And in that one instant I got the title for a potential next book.

Sam Abell


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My dad had been an ardent amateur photographer, and he taught me to compose a photograph from the back to the front, and then populate the picture.

Sam Abell


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I never paint a portrait from a photograph, because a photograph doesn't give enough information about what the person feels.

Francesco Clemente


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No one will understand a Japanese garden until you've walked through one, and you hear the crunch underfoot, and you smell it, and you experience it over time. Now there's no photograph or any movie that can give you that experience.

J. Carter Brown


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You must photograph where you are involved; where you are overwhelmed by what you see before you.

Harold Feinstein


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Don't become a random photograph in the eyes of friends, and even your enemies, for each glance at your face will cause a declination of value and reputation. Create value, through scarcity.

Michael Bassey Johnson


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When I photograph someone, I want to shoot the subject and get them out of my studio so I can play with the photos and do all the stuff I want.

Nikki Sixx


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