- I didn't decide to be a photographer; I just happened to fall into it.
[ Decide Fall Happened Into Just Photographer]
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- A mad, keen photographer needs to get out into the world and work and make mistakes.
[ Get Into Keen Mad Make Mistakes Needs Out Photographer Work World]
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- Landscape photography is the supreme test of the photographer - and often the supreme disappointment.
[ Disappointment Landscape Often Photographer Photography Supreme Test]
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- Some photographers take reality... and impose the domination of their own thought and spirit. Others come before reality more tenderly and a photograph to them is an instrument of love and revelation.
[ Before Come Domination Impose Instrument Love More Others Own Photograph Photographers Reality Revelation Some Spirit Take Tenderly Their Them Thought]
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- There are always two people in every picture: the photographer and the viewer.
[ Always Every Photographer Picture Two Viewer]
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- It is a peculiar part of the good photographer's adventure to know where luck is most likely to lie in the stream, to hook it, and to bring it in without unfair play and without too much subduing it.
[ Adventure Bring Good Hook Know Lie Likely Luck Most Much Part Peculiar Photographer Play Stream Subduing Too Unfair Where Without]
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- What is right? Simply put, it is any assignment in which the photographer has a significant spiritual stake... spiritually driven work constitutes the core of a photographer's contribution to culture.
[ Any Assignment Constitutes Contribution Core Culture Driven Photographer Put Right Significant Simply Spiritual Spiritually Stake Which Work]
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- 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.
[ Could Extraneous Get Immensely Important Improved Likely More Most Photographers Reach Really Rid Simplicity Simplify Strive Thing Viewer Work Would]
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- I was in Florida with Burt Stern, the photographer who shot Marilyn Monroe on the beach with a sweater, and we smoked a joint. The bathing suit kept coming off in the water, and I just ripped it off. I was very comfortable being naked.
[ Bathing Beach Being Burt Comfortable Coming Florida Joint Just Kept Marilyn Monroe Naked Off Photographer Ripped Shot Smoked Stern Suit Sweater Very Water]
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- It takes a lot of imagination to be a good photographer. You need less imagination to be a painter because you can invent things. But in photography everything is so ordinary; it takes a lot of looking before you learn to see the extraordinary.
[ Because Before Everything Extraordinary Good Imagination Invent Learn Less Looking Lot Need Ordinary Painter Photographer Photography See Takes Things]
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- He was very concerned about his children potentially being kidnapped or attached, and that's why they were covered up. When he went to Berlin zoo, there were 200 photographers.
[ Attached Being Berlin Children Concerned Covered His Kidnapped Photographers Potentially Up Very Went Were Why Zoo]
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- I guess that's what I was: a set of abs. And they lit the abs and shot the abs and sent the abs on their way. The photographer didn't look at my face once. I was humiliated.
[ Face Guess Humiliated Lit Look Once Photographer Sent Set Shot Their Way]
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- Results are uncertain even among the more experienced photographers.
[ Among Even Experienced More Photographers Results Uncertain]
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- A photographer must be prepared to catch and hold on to those elements which give distinction to the subject or lend it atmosphere.
[ Atmosphere Catch Distinction Elements Give Hold Lend Must Photographer Prepared Subject Those Which]
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- And only the photographer himself knows the effect he wants. He should know by instinct, grounded in experience, what subjects are enhanced by hard or soft, light or dark treatment.
[ Dark Effect Enhanced Experience Grounded Hard Himself Instinct Know Knows Light Only Photographer Should Soft Subjects Treatment Wants]
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- I consider it essential that the photographer should do his own printing and enlarging. The final effect of the finished print depends so much on these operations.
[ Consider Depends Effect Enlarging Essential Final Finished His Much Operations Own Photographer Print Printing Should These]
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- It is part of the photographer's job to see more intensely than most people do. He must have and keep in him something of the receptiveness of the child who looks at the world for the first time or of the traveler who enters a strange country.
[ Child Country Enters First Him Intensely Job Keep Looks More Most Must Part Photographer See Something Strange Than Time Traveler World]
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- Most photographers would feel a certain embarrassment in admitting publicly that they carried within them a sense of wonder, yet without it they would not produce the work they do, whatever their particular field.
[ Admitting Carried Certain Embarrassment Feel Field Most Particular Photographers Produce Publicly Sense Their Them Whatever Within Without Wonder Work Would Yet]
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- Sometimes they are a matter of luck; the photographer could not expect or hope for them. Sometimes they are a matter of patience, waiting for an effect to be repeated that he has seen and lost or for one that he anticipates.
[ Anticipates Could Effect Expect Hope Lost Luck Matter Patience Photographer Repeated Seen Sometimes Them Waiting]
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- I got five kids, and my oldest is a documentary film maker and camera man, and still photographer.
[ Camera Documentary Film Five Got Kids Maker Man Oldest Photographer Still]
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- It was like two different photographers, and shot in three different locations and it was really fun to do. There were 12 beautiful girls in it. It was great.
[ Beautiful Different Fun Girls Great Locations Photographers Really Shot Three Two Were]
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- A completely disrespectful photographer was asked to stop taking photographs, and then said, 'I've got what I want. What are you going to do about it?' How would you feel if somebody walked up and started taking your photograph? I don't think you'd be very happy.
[ Asked Completely Disrespectful Feel Going Got Happy How Photograph Photographer Photographs Said Somebody Started Stop Taking Then Think Up Very Walked Want Would Your]
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- I want to try out for Playmate actually. I talked to one of the photographers about doing test shots.
[ Actually Doing Out Photographers Shots Talked Test Try Want]
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- I hope to stay unemployed as a war photographer till the end of my life.
[ End Hope Life Photographer Stay Till Unemployed War]
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- Photographers deal in things which are continually vanishing and when they have vanished there is no contrivance on earth which can make them come back again.
[ Again Back Come Continually Contrivance Deal Earth Make Photographers Them Things Vanished Vanishing Which]
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- We photographers deal in things which are continually vanishing, and when they have vanished there is no contrivance on earth can make them come back again. We cannot develop and print a memory.
[ Again Back Cannot Come Continually Contrivance Deal Develop Earth Make Memory Photographers Print Them Things Vanished Vanishing Which]
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- I was brought up on art. My father thought I had a great hand at art and sent me to art school. But he did not want me to become a photographer.
[ Art Become Brought Did Father Great Had Hand Photographer School Sent Thought Up Want]
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- I did some artistic nudes when I was I 8 with a French-Canadian photographer while I was modeling. They were beautiful shots, and they were not about nudity.
[ Artistic Beautiful Did Modeling Nudes Nudity Photographer Shots Some Were While]
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- I had done a lot of rock 'n' roll photography when I was in college. I was one of many photographers who worked for The Doors, Jefferson Airplane, and all of these rock 'n' roll bands.
[ Airplane Bands College Done Doors Had Jefferson Lot Many Photographers Photography Rock Roll These Worked]
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- I dream that someday the step between my mind and my finger will no longer be needed. And that simply by blinking my eyes, I shall make pictures. Then, I think, I shall really have become a photographer.
[ Become Between Dream Eyes Finger Longer Make Mind Needed Photographer Pictures Really Shall Simply Someday Step Then Think Will]
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- Now very often events are set up for photographers... The weddings are orchestrated about the photographers taking the picture, because if it hasn't been photographed it doesn't really exist.
[ Because Been Events Exist Hasn Now Often Photographed Photographers Picture Really Set Taking Up Very Weddings]
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- Whether he is an artist or not, the photographer is a joyous sensualist, for the simple reason that the eye traffics in feelings, not in thoughts.
[ Artist Eye Feelings Joyous Photographer Reason Simple Thoughts Whether]
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- I have been frequently accused of deliberately twisting subject matter to my point of view. Above all, I know that life for a photographer cannot be a matter of indifference. Opinion often consists of a kind of criticism. But criticism can come out of love.
[ Above Accused Been Cannot Come Consists Criticism Deliberately Frequently Indifference Kind Know Life Love Matter Often Opinion Out Photographer Point Subject Twisting View]
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- You do your work as a photographer and everything becomes past. Words are more like thoughts; the photographer's picture is always surrounded by a kind of romantic glamor - no matter what you do, and how you twist it.
[ Always Becomes Everything How Kind Matter More Past Photographer Picture Romantic Surrounded Thoughts Twist Words Work Your]
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- As an avid photographer, I also took advantage of the latest technology in photography - digital photography - to post photos on my website on a daily basis.
[ Advantage Also Avid Basis Daily Digital Latest Photographer Photography Photos Post Technology Took Website]
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- I hope to be a producer, a musician, a painter, a photographer - I'm going to push myself to do as many things as I can and see where it goes.
[ Goes Going Hope Many Musician Myself Painter Photographer Producer Push See Things Where]
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- I went on a long trip through South America with Prince Charles where I was the only journalist there - a couple of photographers but no other writers.
[ America Charles Couple Journalist Long Only Other Photographers Prince South Through Trip Went Where Writers]
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- I look at my first appointment book from 1965 and I get dizzy. I was constantly in a phone booth calling photographers.
[ Appointment Book Booth Calling Constantly Dizzy First Get Look Phone Photographers]
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- Then I thought I was going to be a photographer. I tried a hand at darkroom technician. I played in a band. It took me quite some time to discover that I wanted to write.
[ Band Darkroom Discover Going Hand Photographer Played Quite Some Technician Then Thought Time Took Tried Wanted Write]
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- Within every man and woman a secret is hidden, and as a photographer it is my task to reveal it if I can.
[ Every Hidden Man Photographer Reveal Secret Task Within Woman]
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- There must be a reason why photographers are not very good at verbal communication. I think we get lazy.
[ Communication Get Good Lazy Must Photographers Reason Think Verbal Very Why]
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- Photographers never have much incentive to show the world as it is.
[ Incentive Much Never Photographers Show World]
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- People, photographers, people in the press can sometimes be inappropriate.
[ Inappropriate Photographers Press Sometimes]
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- If I am at a party, I want to be at the party. Too many photographers use the camera to avoid participating in things. They become professional observers.
[ Am Avoid Become Camera Many Observers Participating Party Photographers Professional Things Too Use Want]
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- The more pictures you see, the better you are as a photographer.
[ Better More Photographer Pictures See]
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- A good photographer can make you look incredible, even when you're not feeling very sexy.
[ Even Feeling Good Incredible Look Make Photographer Sexy Very]
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- I've done over 125 posters and I have worked with some of the best photographers in the world.They made me America's Number one Pin Up.
[ America Best Done Made Number Over Photographers Pin Posters Some Up Worked World]
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- When you're modeling you're actually acting for the camera and the photographer. It's more fun, too because there are no lines to memorize.
[ Acting Actually Because Camera Fun Lines Memorize Modeling More Photographer Too]
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- I've been a photographer all these years... I haven't been in my own darkroom for 10 years.
[ Been Darkroom Haven Own Photographer These Years]
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- I have mixed feelings about those sorts of things. When I see it done by interesting young people, I think it's very valid. But when established photographers, people in their forties, copy me and get a lot of money, well, I find that to be very stupid.
[ Copy Done Established Feelings Find Forties Get Interesting Lot Mixed Money Photographers See Sorts Stupid Their Things Think Those Valid Very Well Young]
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- My job as a portrait photographer is to seduce, amuse and entertain.
[ Amuse Entertain Job Photographer Portrait Seduce]
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- Technically, I have not changed very much. Ask my assistants. They'll tell you, I am the easiest photographer to work with. I don't have heavy equipment. I work out of one bag.
[ Am Ask Assistants Bag Changed Easiest Equipment Heavy Much Out Photographer Technically Tell Very Work]
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- They often ask me to shoot for them. But I say no. I think an old guy like me ought not take pages away from young photographers who need the exposure.
[ Ask Away Exposure Guy Need Often Old Ought Pages Photographers Say Shoot Take Them Think Young]
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- That's true, because I'm a photographer now.
[ Because Now Photographer True]
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- I continue to be a photographer; I have enjoyed fishing and hunting with a close friend; and have owned two ranches, first in northern California and then in the state of Washington.
[ California Close Continue Enjoyed First Fishing Friend Hunting Northern Owned Photographer Ranches State Then Two Washington]
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- My mother had taken me to photographer Paul Hesse, who used some of my pictures on magazine covers.
[ Covers Had Magazine Mother Paul Photographer Pictures Some Taken Used]
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- There's people outside our house; you get followed by photographers; you can't go out and have a cup of coffee with a friend without someone coming up to you.
[ Coffee Coming Cup Followed Friend Get Go House Our Out Outside Photographers Someone Up Without]
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- A photographer without a magazine behind him is like a farmer without fields.
[ Behind Farmer Fields Him Magazine Photographer Without]
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- I was there less than a year before I was assigned to the Paris bureau. I spent two years there and, in fact, before I even went on the staff I was sent to Europe to do assignments which they wouldn't normally do for a young photographer just starting out.
[ Assigned Assignments Before Bureau Europe Even Fact Just Less Normally Out Paris Photographer Sent Spent Staff Starting Than Two Went Which Year Years Young]
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- The photographer begins to feel big and bloated and so big he can't walk through one of these doors because he gets a good byline; he gets notices all over the world and so forth; but they're really - the important people are the people he photographs.
[ Because Begins Big Bloated Doors Feel Forth Gets Good Important Notices Over Photographer Photographs Really These Through Walk World]
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- The subject matter is so much more important than the photographer.
[ Important Matter More Much Photographer Subject Than]
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- Think of an economy where people could be an artist or a photographer or a writer without worrying about keeping their day job in order to have health insurance.
[ Artist Could Day Economy Health Insurance Job Keeping Order Photographer Their Think Where Without Worrying Writer]
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- Who sees the human face correctly: the photographer, the mirror, or the painter?
[ Correctly Face Human Mirror Painter Photographer Sees]
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- I've been chased through airports with a screaming baby because the photographers are ruthless, and they want the picture.
[ Airports Baby Because Been Chased Photographers Picture Ruthless Screaming Through Want]
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- Well, I liked it - that was the main thing. I liked it, but I didn't think of it in terms of a career. I didn't really know; I didn't really think about it. One thing just led to another until finally I quit my job as a salesman and found myself working as a photographer.
[ Another Career Finally Found Job Just Know Led Liked Main Myself Photographer Quit Really Salesman Terms Thing Think Until Well Working]
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- Ever since the 1860s when photographers travelled the American West and brought photographs of scenic wonders back to the people on the East Coast of America we have had a North American tradition of landscape photography used for the environment.
[ America American Back Brought Coast East Environment Ever Had Landscape North Photographers Photographs Photography Scenic Since Tradition Travelled Used West Wonders]
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- My mountaineering skills are not important to my best photographs, but they do add a component to my work that is definitely a bit different than that of most photographers.
[ Add Best Bit Component Definitely Different Important Most Mountaineering Photographers Photographs Skills Than Work]
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- One of the biggest mistakes a photographer can make is to look at the real world and cling to the vain hope that next time his film will somehow bear a closer resemblance to it.
[ Bear Biggest Cling Closer Film His Hope Look Make Mistakes Next Photographer Real Resemblance Somehow Time Vain Will World]
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- These days, most nature photographers are deeply committed to the environmental message.
[ Committed Days Deeply Environmental Message Most Nature Photographers These]
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- Digital art software has empowered both the painterly side of photographers, and the photographer side of painters.
[ Art Both Digital Empowered Painterly Painters Photographer Photographers Side Software]
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- I'd very much like to create my own style as a photographer, even if it's just for myself.
[ Create Even Just Much Myself Own Photographer Style Very]
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- My wife Mariana is a good photographer too and, like me, she just picks up a camera and takes a picture when she sees something, rather than looking too deeply into it.
[ Camera Deeply Good Into Just Looking Photographer Picks Picture Rather Sees She Something Takes Than Too Up Wife]
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- I realized I didn't want to be a photographer. I gave it up, but I still worked that job in the restaurant and I found myself constantly hanging out in the kitchen.
[ Constantly Found Gave Hanging Job Kitchen Myself Out Photographer Realized Restaurant Still Up Want Worked]
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- I am an artist first and a photographer second.
[ Am Artist First Photographer Second]
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- I really don't have any secrets. I've never met a photographer whose work I respected that had a secret because the secret lies within each and every one of us.
[ Any Because Each Every Had Lies Met Never Photographer Really Respected Secret Secrets Us Whose Within Work]
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- I support any procedure that allows photographers to express themselves, whether that involves color, black and white, platinum, palladium and digital technology.
[ Allows Any Black Color Digital Express Involves Palladium Photographers Platinum Procedure Support Technology Themselves Whether White]
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- I think the greatest photographers are the amateur photographers who do it because they love it. Arnold Newman is a good example; he is a consummate professional, but he's also an 'amateur' in the pure sense of the word.
[ Also Amateur Arnold Because Consummate Example Good Greatest Love Newman Photographers Professional Pure Sense Think Word]
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- Whatever it takes to get the image to reach that level is what that photographer needs to do. And for me, I just have such a love of the tactile and sensuous quality of a black and white silver gelatin print.
[ Black Get Image Just Level Love Needs Photographer Print Quality Reach Sensuous Silver Such Tactile Takes Whatever White]
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- It was my mom and I against the world. We lived in New York in this bohemian lifestyle where an extended group of artists and photographers were like my aunts and uncles.
[ Against Artists Aunts Bohemian Extended Group Lifestyle Lived Mom New Photographers Uncles Were Where World York]
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- We look at the world and see what we have learned to believe is there. We have been conditioned to expect... but, as photographers, we must learn to relax our beliefs.
[ Been Beliefs Believe Conditioned Expect Learn Learned Look Must Our Photographers Relax See World]
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- In America, the photographer is not simply the person who records the past, but the one who invents it.
[ America Invents Past Person Photographer Records Simply]
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- The painter constructs, the photographer discloses.
[ Constructs Discloses Painter Photographer]
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- Every other artist begins with a blank canvas, a piece of paper the photographer begins with the finished product.
[ Artist Begins Blank Canvas Every Finished Other Paper Photographer Piece Product]
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- No photographer is as good as the simplest camera.
[ Camera Good Photographer Simplest]
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- It's really, really hard to make it as a fine-art photographer exclusively.
[ Exclusively Hard Make Photographer Really]
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- Thus, during the winter of 2003 I ventured into a new arena as a professional photographer.
[ Arena During Into New Photographer Professional Thus Ventured Winter]
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- People are so wonderful that a photographer has only to wait for that breathless moment to capture what he wants on film.
[ Breathless Capture Film Moment Only Photographer Wait Wants Wonderful]
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- I don't think at that time I realized how important it was and how important it was for me to be here and carry on that legacy in our family of being a photographer.
[ Being Carry Family Here How Important Legacy Our Photographer Realized Think Time]
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- I think all photographers fit their vision to their personality.
[ Fit Personality Photographers Their Think Vision]
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- To me, that is the essence of me as a photographer. It is those ideas, working with them, formulating them and eventually putting them down on paper, photographing them and then going on to the next step.
[ Down Essence Eventually Formulating Going Ideas Next Paper Photographer Photographing Putting Step Them Then Those Working]
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- Well, now I'm an old photographer and I still don't sell.
[ Now Old Photographer Sell Still Well]
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- No matter how slow the film, Spirit always stands still long enough for the photographer It has chosen.
[ Always Chosen Enough Film How Long Matter Photographer Slow Spirit Stands Still]
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