Quotes of photographers

  1. Results are uncertain even among the more experienced photographers – Matthew Brady
  2. Most photographers would feel a certain embarrassment in admitting publicly that they carried within them a sense of wonder, yet without it they would not produce the work they do, whatever their particular field. – Bill Brandt
  3. I want to try out for Playmate actually. I talked to one of the photographers about doing test shots. – Trishelle Cannatella
  4. We photographers deal in things which are continually vanishing, and when they have vanished there is no contrivance on earth can make them come back again. We cannot develop and print a memory. – Henri Cartier-Bresson
  5. I had done a lot of rock 'n' roll photography when I was in college. I was one of many photographers who worked for The Doors, Jefferson Airplane, and all of these rock 'n' roll bands. – John Dykstra
  6. I went on a long trip through South America with Prince Charles where I was the only journalist there- a couple of photographers but no other writers. – Anthony Holden
  7. There must be a reason why photographers are not very good at verbal communication. I think we get lazy. – Annie Leibovitz
  8. If I am at a party, I want to be at the party. Too many photographers use the camera to avoid participating in things. They become professional observers. – Robert Mapplethorpe
  9. I've been chased through airports with a screaming baby because the photographers are ruthless, and they want the picture. – Lisa Marie Presley
  10. Ever since the 1860s when photographers travelled the American West and brought photographs of scenic wonders back to the people on the East Coast of America we have had a North American tradition of landscape photography used for the environment. – Galen Rowell
  11. I think the greatest photographers are the amateur photographers who do it because they love it. Arnold Newman is a good example; he is a consummate professional, but he's also an 'amateur' in the pure sense of the word. – John Sexton
  12. I think all photographers fit their vision to their personality. – Kim Weston

Usage examples for photographers

  1. At lunch time he asks me which of the Fifth Avenue photographers I think is the best. – Torchy and Vee by Sewell Ford
  2. Try La Touche and the other fashionable photographers – H. R. by Edwin Lefevre
  3. Our travellers were far more fortunate than the photographers – All Around the Moon by Jules Verne
  4. The reporters and photographers on their trail. – Star-Dust A Story of an American Girl by Fannie Hurst
  5. They drove him to the old house on Hill Street, where once he had lived and set type; photographers were there and photographed him standing at the front door. – The Boys' Life of Mark Twain by Albert Bigelow Paine
  6. " We get a lot of photographers down here," he remarked tentatively. – The Quest of the Sacred Slipper by Sax Rohmer
  7. Special correspondents, press photographers the youngest reporters on the staff, sub- editors emerging from little dark rooms with a new excitement in eyes that had grown tired with proof correcting, passed each other on the stairs and asked for their Chance. – The Soul of the War by Philip Gibbs
  8. With that he beckoned to the Globe's militant photographers and five colleagues and preceded them into the president's private office. – H. R. by Edwin Lefevre
  9. We were there as scenic photographers in love with their work, and determined to reproduce the marvels of the Colorado's canyons, as far as we could do it. – Through the Grand Canyon from Wyoming to Mexico by E. L. Kolb
  10. The last doubting Thomas yielded when it became necessary to convey the celebrity's mail to his home in a special bag; not even the ensuing plague of special correspondents, biographical dictionary solicitors, photographers and worshipping pilgrims so stirred the local imagination; this surely was fame! – The Henchman by Mark Lee Luther
  11. He has ordered his men to lock up all photographers – The Tempering by Charles Neville Buck
  12. But I was amazed at the number of commercial travellers, Lutheran ministers, photographers and so forth, and the odd resemblance they presented, in spite of their innocent costumes, to the arrogant and ubiquitous military officers whom I had observed on my former visit. – The Hohenzollerns in America With the Bolsheviks in Berlin and other impossibilities by Stephen Leacock
  13. In order to get the two figures into the same picture one of the newspaper photographers requested Mr. Chesterton to sit in a big armchair while his wife stood beside him. – Gilbert Keith Chesterton by Maisie Ward
  14. Miss F. was very averse to giving a sitting to the photographers when she was here, and has a great horror of publicity. – The Truth About America by Edward Money
  15. A couple of ambitious photographers had been caught attempting to cross the moat. – Take the Reason Prisoner by John Joseph McGuire
  16. I wonder whether all photographers are dishonourable and ungrateful. – Oswald Bastable and Others by Edith Nesbit
  17. " No, Your Honour," I answered, and I saw the cloud of disappointment which fell upon the faces of reporters and photographers – The Gloved Hand by Burton E. Stevenson
  18. These illustrations have special interest and value because they are made from actual photographs taken by trained and skilled photographers – Complete Story of the San Francisco Horror by Richard Linthicum Trumbull White Samuel Fallows
  19. They were examined carefully by professional photographers and some of them were found to bear clear marks of double exposure, the background in each case being visible through the dress of the sitter- a fatal defect in spirit photography. – Occultism and Common-Sense by Beckles Willson

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