«You can look at a picture for a week and never think of it again.
You can also look at a picture for a second and think of it all your life.»
— Joan Miro
«A good photograph is one that communicates a fact, touches the heart and leaves the viewer a changed person for having seen it. It is, in a word, effective.»
— Irving Penn
«Photography is (a means by which we)
…learn to see the ordinary.»
— David Bailey
«Photography is immediate act,
drawing reading is meditation.»
[the original one by Henri Cartier-Bresson]
«Photography is not about cameras, gadgets and gismos.
Photography is about photographers. A camera didn’t make
a great picture any more than a typewriter wrote a great novel.»
— Peter Adams