«No, you don’t shoot things. You capture them. Photography means painting with light.
And that’s what you do. You paint a picture only by adding light to the things you see.»
– Katja Michael
«No place is boring if you’ve had a good night’s sleep
and have a pocket full of unexposed film.»
— Robert Adams
«Anyone can shoot chaos. But the most perceptive
photographers can make compelling pictures out of uninteresting moments.»
— Alex Tehrani
«The camera is an excuse to be someplace you otherwise don’t belong.
It gives me both a point of connection and a point of separation.»
– Susan Meiselas
«There is a lot of information in most of my pictures,
but not the kind of information you see in documentary photography.
There is emotional information in my photographs.»
— Sally Mann
«The hardest thing in photography is to create a simple image.»
— Anne Geddes