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Quotes of photography

  1. I always thought of photography as a naughty thing to do- that was one of my favorite things about it, and when I first did it, I felt very perverse. – Diane Arbus
  2. I wish more people felt that photography was an adventure the same as life itself and felt that their individual feelings were worth expressing. To me, that makes photography more exciting. – Harry Callahan
  3. Actually, I'm not all that interested in the subject of photography Once the picture is in the box, I'm not all that interested in what happens next. Hunters, after all, aren't cooks. – Henri Cartier-Bresson
  4. Photography is an immediate reaction, drawing is a meditation. – Henri Cartier-Bresson
  5. To me, photography is the simultaneous recognition, in a fraction of a second, of the significance of an event. – Henri Cartier-Bresson
  6. Light makes photography Embrace light. Admire it. Love it. But above all, know light. Know it for all you are worth, and you will know the key to photography – George Eastman
  7. Photography is a way of putting distance between myself and the work which sometimes helps me to see more clearly what it is that I have made. – Andy Goldsworthy
  8. The beauty of women was the first expression of my photography – Alberto Korda
  9. Computer photography won't be photography as we know it. I think photography will always be chemical. – Annie Leibovitz
  10. The other great development has been in photography but that too was influenced by Conceptual art. – Sol LeWitt
  11. While I was there I became deeply interested in photography and indeed the most noteworthy event in my early life was winning first, third, fourth and seventh prizes in an international competition for college and high school students. – Douglass North
  12. I think landscape photography in general is somewhat undervalued. – Galen Rowell
  13. What it all boils down to for me is having the enthusiasm to do something for enjoyment and being stimulated by what's around you. That's what photography does for me. – Graeme Le Saux
  14. I did take my camera along, as I felt there wouldn't be enough time to draw the things I wanted to do. I did some drawing and did a lot of photography but I was not part of Stryker's outfit at all. – Ben Shahn
  15. Growing up, I didn't give my grandfather's photography a second thought. I wasn't involved in his work, except that I helped my dad print his negatives. – Kim Weston

Usage examples for photography

  1. He was, in short, an artist in colour photography and before asking the privilege that he desired, he would beg to show a sample of his most successful work at Monte Carlo. – The Guests Of Hercules by C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson
  2. Poetry is not science, any more than painting is photography or architecture is building in squares and cubes and circles. – Platform Monologues by T. G. Tucker
  3. We are their superiors in almost every line, especially in our knowledge and use of electricity and photography and also in our manufacturing and scientific skill. – Life in a Thousand Worlds by William Shuler Harris
  4. " He'd always been trying experiments and things," she said, " with photography poor gentleman." – Recalled to Life by Grant Allen
  5. The first of these, John William Draper, was noted for his devotion to many other lines of science, especially to photography and was the first person in the world to take a photograph of a human being. – American Men of Mind by Burton E. Stevenson
  6. I want you to let this friend of mine fund you so that you may give all your time to your photography – The Enchanted Canyon by Honoré Willsie Morrow
  7. The other event was the development of photography making possible a recording method free of friction. – The Introduction of Self-Registering Meteorological Instruments by Robert P. Multhauf
  8. Faulty: Color Photography I am interested in this new development of science. – The Century Handbook of Writing by Garland Greever Easley S. Jones
  9. We landed finally and, in despair of photography I cached the camera beneath a slanting tree. – Jungle Peace by William Beebe
  10. Vaguely he felt photography must be a slow process in Adairville, Kentucky. – Blue-grass and Broadway by Maria Thompson Daviess
  11. It was all being done with trick photography – Eight Keys to Eden by Mark Irvin Clifton
  12. A girl, Miss Macroyd continued, might do it by posing effectively for amateur photography – Entire PG Edition of The Works of William Dean Howells by William Dean Howells
  13. For ten years previous to this time we had lived at the Grand Canyon of Arizona, following the work of scenic photography – Through the Grand Canyon from Wyoming to Mexico by E. L. Kolb
  14. When the explanation of photography was first made, shortly after the middle of the nineteenth century, and it was demonstrated that it was the blue light, or at least that end of the spectrum, and even some of the rays beyond the visible violet, which were the most active in this regard, applications of this fact to popular medicine became the order of the day. – Psychotherapy by James J. Walsh
  15. The Colonel was always interested in the progress Shirley was making in photography – The Merriweather Girls and the Mystery of the Queen's Fan by Lizette M. Edholm
  16. Afterwards the practice of spirit photography received a rude shock. – Occultism and Common-Sense by Beckles Willson
  17. 83. The results from photography have disappointed me much. – Autobiography of Sir George Biddell Airy by George Biddell Airy
  18. Photography a science of our day, has swiftly grown to an art. – Seed Thoughts for Singers by Frank Herbert Tubbs
  19. Indeed, nearly every one on the Survey is a master of photography and few outfits do not contain at least one excellent camera. – The Boy With the U. S. Survey by Francis Rolt-Wheeler

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