Whether you are a photographer or not, the following quotes will definitely incite interest within you. Read the famous quotations and sayings on digital photography to know more.

Photography Quotes

Photographers capture the moments in their lenses for posterity. Although we may not be amnesic, remembering incidents or happy times many years later become difficult. This is where the pages of the photo albums come in handy. It is said that colored photographs capture the clothes and the expressions etc, but the soul is captured in a black and white photograph. It is as though time is frozen and you can go back to that moment whenever you see the photograph. Read the following quotations on photograph to learn more.

A great photograph is one that fully expresses what one feels, in the deepest sense, about what is being photographed.

- Ansel Adams

Not everybody trusts paintings but people believe photographs.

- Ansel Adams

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

- Ansel Adams

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

- Ansel Adams

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

- Ansel Adams

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

- Ansel Adams

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

- Ansel Adams

A photograph is usually looked at - seldom looked into.

- Ansel Adams

I ask people why they have deer heads on their walls. They always say because it's such a beautiful animal. There you go. I think my mother is attractive, but I have photographs of her.

- Ellen DeGeneres

At some point in life the world's beauty becomes enough. You don't need to photograph, paint or even remember it. It is enough.

- Toni Morrison

I've never canceled a subscription to a newspaper because of bad cartoons or editorials. If that were the case, I wouldn't have any newspapers or magazine

- Richard M. Nixon

I paint what cannot be photographed, that which comes from the imagination or from dreams, or from an unconscious drive.

- Man Ray

I photograph the things that I do not wish to paint, the things which already have an existence.

- Man Ray

A photograph is a secret about a secret. The more it tells you the less you know.

- Diane Arbus

I always thought of photography as a naughty thing to do - that was one of my favorite things about it, and when I first did it, I felt very perverse.

- Diane Arbus

I never have taken a picture I've intended. They're always better or worse.

- Diane Arbus

I really believe there are things nobody would see if I didn't photograph them.

- Diane Arbus

One should really use the camera as though tomorrow you'd be stricken blind.

- Dorothea Lange

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

- Dorothea Lange

The picture alone, without the written word, leaves half the story untold.

- James Lafferty

A good snapshot stops a moment from running away.

- Eudora Welty

In the world of photography, you get to share a captured moment with other people.

- James Wilson

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

- Annie Leibovitz

What I am interested in now is the landscape. Pictures without people. I wouldn't be surprised if eventually there are no people in my pictures. It is so emotional.

- Annie Leibovitz

There must be a reason why photographers are not very good at verbal communication. I think we get lazy.

- Annie Leibovitz

The pictures of my family were designed to be on a family wall, they were supposed to be together. It was supposed to copy my mother's wall in her house.

- Annie Leibovitz

A thing that you see in my pictures is that I was not afraid to fall in love with these people.

- Annie Leibovitz

When you are younger, the camera is like a friend and you can go places and feel like you're with someone, like you have a companion

- Annie Leibovitz

In a portrait, you have room to have a point of view. The image may not be literally what's going on, but it's representative.

- Annie Leibovitz

Everyone keeps asking you for pictures, and after a while you get tired of that. I always say, They are in the archives.

- Annie Leibovitz

I do not like being in my bathing suit. Especially in front of strangers, especially in front of cameras. I can't say that I would ever do a movie in a bikini again.

- Jessica Alba

Ever since that day when I was 11 years old, and I wasn't allowed in a photo because I wasn't wearing a tennis skirt, I knew that I wanted to change the sport.

- Billie Jean King

Sometimes I really want to paint somebody and I don't get a photograph that I want to work from.

- Chuck Close

A photograph is always invisible, it is not it that we see.

- Roland Barthes

But, having a perfume and license, in general, is a financial necessity. A designer must, to reap back the money spent on prototypes and all that sort of thing.

- Vivienne Westwood

It's the first time that I've ever had an art show based on a film, but it's a photography collage.

- Val Kilmer

She's a great model. If she's ruining her personal life, that belongs to her ... I find it unbearable that maybe someone shot her, stole the photos and sold them.

- Kate Moss

It's a nice visual. I had just done Blade and I put on more weight for Blade and I thought I might as well use it so I kept it and added a little more. I wanted him to be a big bear.

- Ryan Reynolds

While there is perhaps a province in which the photograph can tell us nothing more than what we see with our own eyes, there is another in which it proves to us how little our eyes permit us to see.

- Dorothea Lange

Any time you talk about the look of the film, it's not just the director and the director of photography. You have to include the costume designer and the production designer.

- Spike Lee

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