Photography Quotes

Searching for some inspirational photography quotes i.e. inspiring sayings about photography which encourages your passion. If yes, now you don't need to search for them anymore. As here I have compiled down some of inspirational photography quotes and sayings. Just hope you will like the quote compilation and able to find words to express your feelings.

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You don't take a photograph, you make it.
Ansel Adams

A good snapshot keeps a moment from running away.
Eudora Welty

What i like about photographs is that they capture a moment that’s gone forever, impossible to reproduce.
Karl Lagerfeld

In photography, the smallest thing can be a great subject. The little, human detail can become a Leitmotiv.
Henri Cartier-Bresson

Contrast is what makes photography interesting.
Conrad Hall

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

Not everybody trusts paintings but people believe photographs.
Ansel Adams

Photography is about light and what it does and how it is captured on a piece of negative.
Matthew Modine

Photography is an immediate reaction, drawing is a meditation.
Henri Cartier-Bresson

Photography is a way of feeling, of touching, of loving. What you have caught on film is captured forever... it remembers little things, long after you have forgotten everything.
Aaron Siskind

Black and white are the colors of photography. To me they symbolize the alternatives of hope and despair to which mankind is forever subjected.
Robert Frank

When words become unclear, I shall focus with photographs. When images become inadequate, I shall be content with silence.
Ansel Adams

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 more than a medium for factual communication of ideas. It is a creative art.
Ansel Adams

Photography takes an instant out of time, altering life by holding it still.
Dorothea Lange

Photography, alone of the arts, seems perfected to serve the desire humans have for a moment - this very moment - to stay.
Sam Abell

Computer photography won't be photography as we know it. I think photography will always be chemical.
Annie Leibovitz

Photography is truth. The cinema is truth twenty-four times per second.
Jean-Luc Godard

Few speeches which have produced an electrical effect on an audience can bear the colourless photography of a printed record.
Archibald Primrose

Photography does not create eternity, as art does; it embalms time, rescuing it simply from its proper corruption.
Andre Bazin

Photography is a major force in explaining man to man.
Edward Steichen

Photography helps people to see.
Berenice Abbott

Photography deals exquisitely with appearances, but nothing is what it appears to be.
Duane Michals

Most things in life are moments of pleasure and a lifetime of embarrassment; photography is a moment of embarrassment and a lifetime of pleasure.
Tony Benn

Photography can never grow up if it imitates some other medium. It has to walk alone; it has to be itself.
Berenice Abbott

Today everything exists to end in a photograph.
Susan Sontag

In photography there is a reality so subtle that it becomes more real than reality.
Alfred Stieglitz

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

I have no fear of photography as long as it cannot be used in heaven and in hell.
Edvard Munch

Photography can only represent the present. Once photographed, the subject becomes part of the past.
Berenice Abbott

Photography is all about secrets. The secrets we all have and will never tell.
Kim Edwards

It is my intention to present - through the medium of photography - intuitive observations of the natural world which may have meaning to the spectators.
Ansel Adams

There are no rules for good photographs, there are only good photographs.
Ansel Adams

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

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

A picture is a secret about a secret, the more it tells you the less you know.
Diane Arbus

The camera is an instrument that teaches people how to see without a camera.
Dorothea Lange

There is only you and your camera. The limitations in your photography are in yourself, for what we see is what we are.
Ernst Haas

A photographer is like a cod, which produces a million eggs in order that one may reach maturity.
George Bernard Shaw

Photography, as we all know, is not real at all. It is an illusion of reality with which we create our own private world.
Arnold Newman