• Photography Quotations

    by  • ottobre 26, 2009 • Nite Talks, Photography • 0 Comments

    “Your first 10,000 photographs are your worst.”

    Henri Cartier-Bresson

    “Nothing happens when you sit at home.
    I always make it a point to carry a camera with me at all times…
    I just shoot at what interests me at that moment.”

    Elliott Erwitt

    “If I saw something in my viewfinder that looked familiar to me,
    I would do something to shake it up.”

    Garry Winogrand

    “Twelve significant photographs in any one year is a good crop.”

    Ansel Adams (Ansel Adams on Artsy)

    “It can be a trap of the photographer to think that his or
    her best pictures were the ones that were hardest to get.”

    Timothy Allen

    “No place is boring, if you’ve had a good night’s sleep
    and have a pocket full of unexposed film.”

    Robert Adams

    “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.”

    James Lalropui Keivom

    “When you photograph people in colour you photograph their clothes.
    But when you photograph people in B&W, you photograph their souls!”

    Ted Grant

    “There are always two people in every picture:
    the photographer and the viewer.”

    Ansel Adams (Ansel Adams on Artsy)

    “I think the best pictures are often on the edges of any situation,
    I don’t find photographing the situation nearly as interesting as photographing the edges.”

    William Albert Allard

    “My portraits are more about me than they are about the people I photograph.”

    Richard Avedon

    “Buying a Nikon doesn’t make you a photographer.  It makes you a Nikon owner.”

    Author Unknown

    “One photo out of focus is a mistake, ten photo out of focus are an experimentation,
    one hundred photo out of focus are a style.”

    Author Unknown


    Edoardo Melchiori was born in Turin, graduated from an International Design School after a humanities college. Still at the university he won several International design awards for projects where his knowledge in interior design, graphic and photography lead to projects characterized by powerful concepts. His life changes after a severe accident that drives him into months of rehabilitation and an interior travel. Ed is now a freelance photographer and art-director and founder of Cehoz®, innovative organic ethical brand.