You don't take a photograph, you make it.
For me, the camera is a sketch book, an instrument of intuition and spontaneity.
The eye should learn to listen before it looks.
A photograph is a secret about a secret. The more it tells you the less you know.
Which of my photographs is my favorite? The one I'm going to take tomorrow.
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.
If your pictures aren't good enough, you aren't close enough.
All photographs are accurate. None of them is the truth.
There are no rules for good photographs, there are only good photographs.
What i like about photographs is that they capture a moment that’s gone forever, impossible to reproduce.
You don't make a photograph just with a camera
A portrait is not a likeness. The moment an emotion or fact is transformed into a photograph it is no longer a fact but an opinion. There is no such thing as inaccuracy in a photograph. All photographs are accurate. None of them is the truth.
The moment an emotion or fact is transformed into a photograph it is no longer a fact but an opinion.
A great photograph is one that fully expresses what one feels, in the deepest sense, about what is being photographed.
Don’t pack up your camera until you’ve left the location.
You don't make a photograph just with a camera. You bring to the act of photography all the pictures you have seen, the books you have read, the music you have heard, the people you have loved.
Taking pictures is savoring life intensely, every hundredth of a second.
When you photograph people in color you photograph their clothes. When you photograph people in black and white, you photograph their soul!
Never boss people around. It's more important to click with people than to click the shutter.
To photograph is to hold one's breath, when all faculties converge to capture fleeting reality. It's at that precise moment that mastering an image becomes a great physical and intellectual joy.
If you want something to look interesting, don’t light all of it.
Now, to consult the rules of composition before making a picture is a little like consulting the law of gravity before going for a walk.
There are no bad pictures; that's just how your face looks sometimes.
Most things in life are moments of pleasure and a lifetime of embarrassment; photography is a moment of embarrassment and a lifetime of pleasure.
A portrait is not made in the camera but on either side of it.
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