Photos Quotes

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Marc Riboud
“Taking pictures is savoring life intensely, every hundredth of a second.”
Marc Riboud

Jhumpa Lahiri
“He owned an expensive camera that required thought before you pressed the shutter, and I quickly became his favorite subject, round-faced, missing teeth, my thick bangs in need of a trim. They are still the pictures of myself I like best, for they convey that confidence of youth I no longer possess, especially in front of a camera.”
Jhumpa Lahiri, Unaccustomed Earth

“The best writers tend to look the roughest in photos. At least that's the excuse I use for why I look so bad in mine.”
R.D. Ronald

Criss Jami
“We are often taught to look for the beauty in all things, so in finding it, the layman asks the philosopher while the philosopher asks the photographer.”
Criss Jami, Killosophy

Haruki Murakami
“From the photo albums, every single print of her had been peeled away. Shots of the both of us together had been cut, the parts with her neatly trimmed away, leaving my image behind. Photos of me alone or of mountains and rivers and deer and cats were left intact. Three albums rendered into a revised past. It was as if I'd been alone at birth, alone all my days, and would continue alone.”
Haruki Murakami, A Wild Sheep Chase

Amit Kalantri
“With the selfies, a photographer has finally found his place in a photograph.”
Amit Kalantri, Wealth of Words

Amit Kalantri
“A selfie has more face and fewer feelings.”
Amit Kalantri, Wealth of Words

Teodoro Petkoff
“Turns out the problem is the picture. The problem isn't the 16,000 murders each year [...]. That's not the problem. The photo is the thing.”
Teodoro Petkoff

Susan Sontag
“In the real world, something is happening and no one knows what is going to happen. In the image-world, it has happened, and it will forever happen in that way.”
Susan Sontag, On Photography

Zu Vincent
“I think this is why Ellis took so many moving pictures of us. Because he knew that people come in and out of your life, and a picture fixes them in the moment they reach out to you.”
Zu Vincent, The Lucky Place

Mehmet Murat ildan
“When you take the picture of the people, you take the picture of the whole stories of their past because every person is nothing but a combination of their entire past stories!”
Mehmet Murat ildan

Sean Percival
“And two
sweaty try hards”
Sean Percival, Goodnight Fortnite (Unofficial): A parody to make them stop playing and go to bed

Mehmet Murat ildan
“Photography is basically an art of arranging the angles!”
Mehmet Murat ildan

Waswo X. Waswo
“The sight of this woman infringing on the privacy of others so aggressively and casually sent revulsion through my entire being. What was she doing? Hunting big game? Were the people in this small village home just a quarry to be stalked, a trophy later to be mounted on the wall? It was one of those moments when I felt ashamed to be linked with this thing we call photography. We photographers “shoot” and “capture”. We may insist that we “make” a photograph, but everyone knows we really take them.”
Waswo X. Waswo, India Poems: The Photographs

Nitya Prakash
“There is a thin line between capturing memories & capturing pictures. That thin line is not uploading them on every social networking sites.”
Nitya Prakash

“Without photographs, words would be lost.”
Anthony T. Hincks

Mehmet Murat ildan
“In successful photography, you don't just look alive at the photo, but the photo also looks alive at you!”
Mehmet Murat ildan

Burton Silver
“In "Tracer Shells," 2002, forty-six cats with bright-white fluron-tipped tails, leap over upturned chairs and tables (depicting social chaos) in response to rapid bursts of recorded machine-gun fire. In the darkened space the effect is startling, the message disturbing, and the method ethically challenging.”
Burton Silver

Eraldo Banovac
“A photo is a unique record of the state existing at a certain moment of time and at a certain place.”
Eraldo Banovac

Rebecca McNutt
“Films, photos, books, clothes, music... it's all so simple at face value, but it has the incredible power to make us nostalgic for earlier eras we never grew up in.”
Rebecca McNutt

Lailah Gifty Akita
“There is nothing like capturing the moment.”
Lailah Gifty Akita

“অতীতের মানুষ বাচে স্মৃতিতে, চিত্রে, বচনে, অক্ষরে হয়ত প্রতীক্ষায়”
Shihab Kazi

“What Kate wore, whether on the street or the red carpet was much cooler to them than what she modelled. Her paparazzi photos were becoming indistinguishable from her editorials.”
Maureen Callahan, Champagne Supernovas: Kate Moss, Marc Jacobs, Alexander McQueen, and the '90s Renegades Who Remade Fashion

“I have forgotten the glasses, angles, color adjustments, contrast,blur and The photography..... The day the most photogenic person of my life went off my life. That person took my enthusiasm one feels at the moment of pressing the click.”
Ratish Edwards

Vironika Tugaleva
“Government property.
Trespassers will be prosecuted."
The sweetest poetry
is written on the signs
you walk up to
from the back,
and the best photos
are taken alone with
your own dirty hand.”
Vironika Tugaleva

“Frozen finger shot brings the warmest picture”
Fazli Rrezja

“This was the closest anybody in Iraq came to finding WMDs.
Even though it was obvious to me and my staff that there was
no way the vans could have produced biological weapons, a month
after we got the photos, the CIA published a twenty-eight-page
pamphlet insisting that was what they were for.
…I was bewildered - Colin Powell”
Tony Koltz, It Worked for Me: In Life and Leadership

Mehmet Murat ildan
“The good photo settles in your eye; the better photo settles in your mind, but the best photo settles in your heart!”
Mehmet Murat ildan

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