Category Archives: Quotes

“…fool’s errand.”

“The End Of Street Photography” – At Least For This New York City Photographer, by Michael Ernest Sweet I have written about the problems of street photography before, and my prediction for its ultimate collapse, but still it goes on. … Continue reading

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Leaving Home, Coming Home

“The pictures have to talk, not me.” – Robert Frank, “Leaving Home, Coming Home: A Portrait of Robert Frank”

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“…a certain sacredness”

“It’s not just the meaning of the image that has changed – the act of looking does not have the same meaning. Now, it’s about showing, sending and maybe remembering. It is no longer essentially about the image. The image … Continue reading

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If You Don’t…

“If you don’t carry a camera you are not a photographer”   – Don McCullin

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“We all live life….”

One point of view is not more valuable than another. We all live life with the same density of experience. –Teju Cole

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“…the instantaneous reaction….”

“It is always the instantaneous reaction to oneself that produces a photograph.” – Robert Frank 

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“…create an object that has a life of its own…”

“And if you can find out something about the laws of your own growth and vision as well as those of photography you may be able to relate the two, create an object that has a life of its own, … Continue reading

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