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  1. “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
  2. “Patience is the essence of clicking great Photographs!!” – Abhijeet Sawant
  3. “There are no bad pictures; that’s just how your face looks sometimes. – Abraham Lincoln
  4. “It is more important to click with people than to click the shutter.” – Alfred Eisenstaedt
  5. “When I have a camera in my hand, I know no fear.” – Alfred Eisenstaedt
  6. “Wherever there is light, one can photograph.” – Alfred Stieglitz
  7. “Photograph: a picture painted by the sun without instruction in art.” – Ambrose Bierce
  8. “The best thing about a picture is that it never changes, even when the people in it do.” – Andy Warhol
  9. “I think that emotional content is an image’s most important element, regardless of the photographic technique. Much of the work I see these days lacks the emotional impact to draw a reaction from viewers, or remain in their hearts.” – Anne Geddes –
  10. “The best images are the ones that retain their strength and impact over the years, regardless of the number of times they are viewed.” -Anne Geddes –
  11. “I wish that all of nature’s magnificence, the emotion of the land, the living energy of place could be photographed.” – Annie Leibovitz –
  12. “A thing that you see in my pictures is that I was not afraid to fall in love with these people.” – Annie Leibovitz –
  13. “When I say I want to photograph someone, what it really means is that I’d like to know them. Anyone I know I photograph.” – Annie Leibovitz –
  14. “One doesn’t stop seeing. One doesn’t stop framing. It doesn’t turn off and on. It’s on all the time.” – Annie Leibovitz –
  15. “A tear contains an ocean. A photographer is aware of the tiny moments in a persons life that reveal greater truths.” – Anonymous –
  16. “Once photography enters your bloodstream, it is like a disease.” – Anonymous –
  17. “Taking an image, freezing a moment, reveals how rich reality truly is.” – Anonymous –
  18. “There are always two people in every picture: the photographer and the viewer.” – Ansel adams –
  19. “A good photograph is knowing where to stand.” – Ansel adams –
  20. “A great photograph is a full expression of what one feels about what is being photographed in the deepest sense and is thereby a true expression of what one feels about life in its entirety.” – Ansel Adams –
  21. “Landscape photography is the supreme test of the photographer – and often the supreme disappointment”  – Ansel Adams –
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  22. “Photography is more than a medium for factual communication of ideas. It is a creative art.” – Ansel Adams
  23. “The single most important component of a camera is the twelve inches behind it.”  – Ansel Adams
  24. “Photography, as a powerful medium of expression and communication, offers an infinite variety of perception, interpretation, and execution.” – Ansel Adams  –
  25. “You don’t take a photograph, you make it.” – Ansel Adams  –
  26. “When words become unclear, I shall focus with photographs. When images become inadequate, I shall be content with silence.” – Ansel Adams –
  27. “Don’t look at other wedding photographer’s work. When you walk into a room, find the one thing that you are attracted to and focus on that. Your instincts will guide you to finding an image that you love.” – Ben Chrisman –
  28. “Just be prepared to look back in a few years on yourself, and your photos, and laugh.” – Ben Chrisman –
  29. “Photography helps people to see.” – Berenice Abbott –
  30. “Photography can only represent the present. Once photographed, the subject becomes part of the past.” – Berenice Abott –
  31. “A photograph can be an instant of life captured for eternity that will never cease looking back at you.” – Brigitte Bardot –
  32. “I love the people I photograph. I mean, they’re my friends. I’ve never met most of them or I don’t know them at all, yet through my images I live with them.” – Bruce Gilden –
  33. “Photography is a love affair with life.” – Burk Uzzle –
  34. “The biggest cliche in photography is sunrise and sunset” – Catherine Opie –
  35. “A landscape image cuts across all political and national boundaries, it transcends the constraints of language and culture.” – Charlie Waite –
  36. “Contrast is what makes photography interesting”- Conrad Hall –
  37. “Light is beautiful and if you expose for it, it will look awesome.”- Daniel Aguilar –
  38. “Smile a lot. Be a good listener. Don’t be afraid to go after what you want, in the photos and the business. And get a great accountant. ” – Daniel and Lindsay Stark –
  39. “The most important thing for us is to always be learning, push the boundaries, and to find something new and different with each shoot.” -Daniel and Lindsay Stark –
  40. “Photography is an itch that won’t go away. No matter how much you scratch it.” – Dara McGrath
  41. “Don’t shoot what it looks like. Shoot what it feels like.” – David Alan Harvey –
  42. “People feel good in front of the camera only when you learn to help them feel comfortable being there! It is about infusing them with your passion and educating them about the how much they will enjoy the process. – David Beckstead –
  43. “Photographing a culture in the here and now often means photographing the intersection of the present with the past.” – David DuChemin –
  44. “Photography is the story I fail to put into words.” – Destin Sparks –
  45. “A photograph is a secret about a secret. The more it tells you the less you know.” – Diane Arbus –
  46. “For me, the subject of the picture is always more important than the picture.” – Diane Arbus –
  47. “I never have taken a picture I’ve intended. They’re always better or worse.” – Diane Arbus –
  48. “I really believe there are things nobody would see if I didn’t photograph them.” – Diane Arbus –
  49. “I tend to think of the act of photographing, generally speaking, as an adventure. My favorite thing is to go where I’ve never been.” ―Diane Arbus –
  50. “Taking pictures is like tiptoeing into the kitchen late at night and stealing Oreo cookies.” – Diane Arbus –
  51. “The camera has always been a guide, and it’s allowed me to see things and focus on things that maybe an average person wouldn’t even notice.” – Don Chadwick  –
  52. “Photography for me is not looking, it’s feeling. If you can’t feel what you’re looking at, then you’re never going to get others to feel anything when they look at your pictures.” – Don McCullin –
  53. ” A camera is a tool for learning how to see without a camera.” – Dorothea Lange –
  54. “One should really use the camera as though tomorrow you’d be stricken blind.” – Dorothea Lange –
  55. “A portrait is not made in the camera but on either side of it.” -Edward Steichen –
  56. “Photography records the gamut of feelings written on the human face, the beauty of the earth and skies that man inherited, and the wealth and confusion man has created. It is a major force in explaining man to man.”- Edward Steichen –
  57. “To consult the rules of composition before making a picture is a little like consulting the law of gravitation before going for a walk.” – Edward Weston –
  58. “I like to photograph anyone before they know what their best angles are.” – Ellen Von Unwerth –
  59. “Photography is an art of observation. It has little to do with the things you see and everything to do with the way you see them.” – Elliot Erwitt –
  60. “Photography is pretty simple stuff. You just react to what you see, and take many, many pictures.”- Elliott Erwitt –
  61. “The whole point of taking pictures is so that you don’t have to explain things with words.” – Elliott Erwitt –
  62. “People spot a big black lens, and they worry about what they’re doing, or how their hair looks. Nobody see the person holding the camera. – Erica O’Rourke, Torn –
  63. “I am not interested in shooting new things – I am interested to see things new.” – Ernst Haas –
  64. “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 –
  65. ” I believe it was probably less than ten minutes that went by from the invention of photography to the point where people realized that they could lie with photographs.” – Errol Morris –
  66. “A good snapshot stops a moment from running away.” – Eudora Welty –
  67. “If a photographer cares about the people before the lens and is compassionate, much is given. It is the photographer, not the camera, that is the instrument.” – Eve Arnold –
  68. “Photography is like sex. You know the ending. So how can you make it interesting?” – Fer Juaristi –
  69. “A photographer is like a cod, which produces a million eggs in order that one may reach maturity.” – George Bernard Shaw –
  70. “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 –
  71. “I don’t trust words. I trust pictures.” – Gilles Peress –
  72. ” My job as a portrait photographer is to seduce, amuse and entertain.” – Helmut Newton –
  73. “For me, the camera is a sketch book, an instrument of intuition and spontaneity.” – Henri Cartier-Bresson –
  74. “The first 10,000 photographs are your worst” – Henry Cartier-Bresson –
  75. “I find humor in many situations and things and I tend to make photographs that point out these things. We photograph according to our character.” ―Huy Nguyen –
  76. “Which of my photographs is my favorite? The one I am going to take tomorrow.” – Imogen Cunningham –
  77.  “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 –
  78. ” I’ve always believed that photography is a way to shape human perception” – James Balog –
  79. “It’s weird that photographers spend years or even a whole lifetime, trying to capture moments that added together, don’t even amount to a couple of hours.”
  80. “Always always get a single shot of the bride. Editors love that. Guys are cute but girls are hot.” – Jasmine Star –
  81. ” I know what looks good. I don’t think you have an ugly side. I think you have a fear.”- Jasmine Star –
  82. “Each year I’m determined to make better photographs than the previous year – I’m constantly trying to be the best.”- Jeff Ascough –
  83. “I always look for three things when it comes to my images. Good lighting, good composition and good storytelling. To my mind, a good image will contain two of these elements, and outstanding image will contain all three.” – Jeff Ascough –
  84. “I always use my last week’s effort as my greatest inspiration. Instead of comparing myself to what photographers around me are doing, I’m always trying to beat last week’s effort.” – Jerry Ghionis –
  85. “It is a profound honour as a photographer to witness two people falling in love.” – Jesh de Rox –
  86. “What we are doing is providing a space for couples to see how beautiful they really are.” – Jesh de Rox –
  87. “If you want to be a better photographer, stand in front of more interesting stuff.” – Jim Richardson –
  88. “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 Miró –
  89. “Get out of that frame of mind of trying to make someone else happy.” – Joe Buissink –
  90. “If you force it and you keep looking for moments then you end up shooting what you think the wedding should look like rather than actual moments that are unfolding in front of you.” – Joe Buissink –
  91. “Don’t pack up your camera until you’ve left the location.” – Joe McNally-
  92. “what makes photography a strange invention is that it’s primary raw materials are light and time”- John Berger –
  93. ” Keep it organic and timeless and your images will withstand the test of time, stop over doing photo shoots and applying the coolest action to your digital images. All of that stuff is trendy and it will die off in no time, keep it simple and classy.” – Jose Villa –
  94. What I like about photographs is that they capture a moment that’s gone forever, impossible to reproduce. – Karl Lagerfeld
  95. “A photograph is a click away. A good photograph is a thousand clicks away and a better one, a million clicks away.” – Kowtham Kumar K –
  96. “If you see something that moves you, and then snap it, you keep a moment.” – Linda McCartney –
  97. “I want pictures like these. The kind that can capture a moment, make it real, make it last. I need pictures that do more than reflect. I need pictures that are truth.” – Lisa Magnum –
  98. “Of course, there will always be those who look only at technique, who ask ‘how’, while others of a more curious nature will ask ‘why’. Personally, I have always preferred inspiration to information.” – Man Ray –
  99. “Photography is the simplest thing in the world, but it is incredibly complicated to make it really work.”- Martin Parr –
  100. “Beauty can be seen in all things, seeing and composing the beauty is what separates the snapshot from the photograph.” – Matt Hardy –
  101. “It’s one thing to make a picture of what a person looks like, it’s another thing to make a portrait of who they are” – Paul Caponigro –
  102. “Great photography is about depth of feeling, not depth of field.” – Peter Adams –
  103. “We are making photographs to understand what our lives mean to us.” – Ralph Hattersley –
  104. “All photographs are accurate. None of them is the truth.” – Richard Avedon –
  105. “If your pictures aren’t good enough, you aren’t close enough.” – Robert Capa –
  106. “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 –
  107. “The eye should learn to listen before it looks.” – Robert Frank –
  108. “When people look at my pictures I want them to feel the way they do when they want to read a line of a poem twice”- Robert Frank –
  109. “The more pictures you see, the better you are as a photographer.” – Robert Mapplethorpe –
  110. “Essentially what photography is is life lit up.” – Sam Abell –
  111.  “The picture that you took with your camera is the imagination you want to create with reality.” – Scott Lorenzo
  112. “My life is shaped by the urgent need to wander and observe, and my camera is my passport.” – Steve McCurry –
  113. “Photography is a kind of virtual reality, and it helps if you can create the illusion of being in an interesting world.”- Steven Pinker –
  114. “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 –
  115. “When you photograph people in color you photograph their clothes. When you photograph people in black and white, you photograph their soul!” – Ted Grant –
  116. “Only photograph what you love.” – Tim Walker –
  117. “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 –
  118. “You may not be the perfect photographer for everyone. But for someone you are the perfect photographer.” – Unknown –
  119. “The only photographer you should compare yourself to is the one you used to be.” – Unknown
  120. “Life is like a camera. Just focus on what’s important and capture the good times, develop from the negatives and if things don’t work out, just take another shot.” – Unknown –
  121. “Life is like a camera. Just focus on what’s important and capture the good times, develop from the negatives and if things don’t work out, just take another shot.” Unknown  –
  122. “You don’t take a photograph. You ask quietly to borrow it.” – Unknown –
  123. “Always seeing something, never seeing nothing, being photographer” – Walter De Mulder –
  124. “I think good dreaming is what leads to good photographs.” – Wayne Miller –
  125. “In my photography, color and composition are inseparable. I see in color”- William Albert Allard –
  126. “What’s really important is to simplify. The work of most photographers would be improved immensely if they could do one thing: get rid of the extraneous. If you strive for simplicity, you are more likely to reach the viewer. ” – William Albert Allard –
  127. “Character, like a photograph, develops in darkness.” – Yousuf Karsh –
  128. “Wedding photography is one of the hardest damn jobs in photography. Period. End of story.” – Zack Arias –