If you keep your cool, you'll get everything - Elliott Erwitt

It’s about reacting to what you see, hopefully without preconception. You can find pictures anywhere. It’s simply a matter of noticing things and organizing them. You just have to care about what’s around you and have a concern with humanity and the human comedy – Elliott Erwitt

To me, a photograph means the simultaneous recognition, in a fraction of a second, of the meaning of an event on the one hand and the exact arrangement of the visually perceived forms expressing that event on the other - Henri Cartier-Bresson

Photography is a small voice, at best, but sometimes one photograph, or a group of them, can lure our sense of awareness - W Eugene Smith

Photography is about finding out what can happen in the frame. When you put four edges around some facts, you change those facts – Garry Winogrand

All photographs are memento mori. To take a photograph is to participate in another person’s (or thing’s) mortality, vulnerability, mutability. Precisely by slicing out this moment and freezing it, all photographs testify to time’s relentless melt - Susan Sontag

The camera sees more than the eye, so why not make use of it? - Edward Weston

Photography is the story I fail to put into words — Destin Sparks

In photography there are no shadows that cannot be illuminated - August Sander

Fortune favours those who work the hardest - Michael Kenna

Photography just gets us out of the house – William Eggelston

I've never made any picture, good or bad, without paying for it in emotional turmoil - W. Eugene Smith

Photography to me is catching a moment which is passing, and which is true - Jacques-Henri Lartigue

Photography is a tough life: you can be taken, framed, exposed, shot, captured, and hung all in the same day - Author Unknown

The camera cannot lie, but it can be an accessory to untruth - Harold Evans

Photography must be integrated with the story - James Wong Howe

Everyone has a photographic memory, but not everyone has film - Author Unknown

You don't take a photograph. You ask, quietly, to borrow it - Author Unknown

The two most engaging powers of a photograph are to make new things familiar and familiar things new - William Thackeray

All photographs are memento mori. To take a photograph is to participate in another person’s (or thing’s) mortality, vulnerability, mutability. Precisely by slicing out this moment and freezing it, all photographs testify to time’s relentless melt - Susan Sontag

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