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1. “It is both rare and amazing to find very few photographs that survive.”

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Author : Cristine

2. “We both disliked rude rickshwalas, shepu bhaji in any form, group photographs at weddings, lizards, tea that has gone cold, the habit of taking newspaper to the toilet, kissing a boy who'd just smoked a cigarette et cetra. Another list. The things we loved: strong coffee, Matisse, Rumi, summer rain, bathing together, Tom Hanks, rice pancakes, Cafe Sunrise, black-and-white photographs, the first quiet moments after you wake up in the morning.”

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Source : Cobalt Blue

3. “A photograph shouldn't be just a picture, it should be a philosophy.”

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Author : Amit Kalantri
Source : Wealth of Words

4. “It's funny, but certain faces seem to go in and out of style. You look at old photographs and everybody has a certain look to them, almost as if they're related. Look at pictures from ten years later and you can see that there's a new kind of face starting to predominate, and that the old faces are fading away and vanishing, never to be seen again.”

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Author : Alan Moore
Source : Watchmen

5. “They say a picture tells a thousand words, but photographs reveal only a small part of the real story about a person.”

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Source : Repercussions: DUET stories Volume IV - Adult Version

6. “A paparazzi is merely an extremely nosy nobody with a camera—and bills to pay.”

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Source : The Confessions of a Misfit

7. “Any files I give to the model are downsized (typically 800x1200 pixels)... By not giving out my high resolution files, they cannot be used without my knowledge.”

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Author : A.K. Nicholas
Source : True Confessions of Nude Photography: A Step-by-Step Guide to Recruiting Beautiful Models, Lighting, Photographing Nudes, Post-Processing Images, and Maybe Even Getting Paid to Do It.

8. “There are no rules for good photographs, there are only good photographs.”

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Author : Ansel Adams

9. “When I look at my old pictures, all I can see is what I used to be but am no longer. I think: What I can see is what I am not.”

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Source : The Lazarus Project

10. “All my images are self-portraits, even when I'm not in them.”

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Author : Nuno Roque

11. “Our thoughts, feelings and whereabouts: Food we dish up on plates called photographs and status updates; to feed Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.; beasts with insatiable appetites.”

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12. “I used to capture the vastness and the immensity of the world and confine it to the limited pages of the parchment.”

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13. “(When)When you call me nugget.When you take pictures of me.When you dance.When you complement me.When you laugh.When your eyes squint as you smile.When we make love when we're sick.I fall more in love with you.”

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Author : Crystal Woods
Source : Write like no one is reading

14. “A clown needn't be the same out of the ring as he has to be when he's in it. If you look at photographs of clowns when they're just being ordinary men, they've got quite sad faces.”

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Author : Enid Blyton
Source : Five Go Off in a Caravan

15. “The great gifts of models are not that they're more beautiful than the next person, it's that they're able to be photographed and not be self-conscious.”

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Author : Bono
Source : Bono: In Conversation with Michka Assayas

16. “Suppose every photo of me ever taken was an infinitesimal piece? Every magazine ad, every negative, every frame of motion picture film - another tiny molecule of me, stolen away to feed an audience that is *never* satiated. And when someone is fully consumed - vampirized - they move on, still hungry, to pick their next victim by making him or her a star. That's why they're called consumers. ("Red Light")”

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Source : Seeing Red

17. “I have been so very, very fortunate in my life. I've met or been in contact with several of my childhood heroes. I've interacted with people all over this planet, and even though I couldn't possibly hope to remember all their names, I remember a photograph, a poem, a sound, a joke, kind words of encouragement. All is not lost.”

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18. “A city man taking the picture of a donkey and behaving like he has seen an alien creature must absolutely be photographed as he is certainly more interesting than the donkey itself!”

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19. “Some days you just get lucky… Other days you wait patiently for luck to happen”

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Author : Destin Sparks

20. “Photography is like exploring a new dimension, only I can go there but I can show you where I've been.”

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Author : Destin Sparks

21. “if you have the tools but do not have the visual concept, the tools do not work”

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Author : Betty Poluk

22. “do not take pictures to please the public, the photo should be spontaneous and free”

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Author : Betty Poluk

23. “Thanks to photography, some memories overstay their welcome.”

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24. “When the reality looks magnificent, a real art of photography has only one choice: To capture this beauty magnificently!”

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25. “To me, the world and art of photography is to capture emotion, feelings and moments; and share it with the world.I master the art when I am capable of awaking emotion in other people through my images.”

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26. “remember... the picture should tell a story in itself, and should have a spontaneous approach”

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Author : Betty Poluk

27. “No man thinks the same story when looking at a photo because every mind lived a different story!”

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28. “…photographs on a wall were there for people to see and to examine if interested; an album is a different thing…”

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Source : The Woman Who Walked in Sunshine

29. “For me, the subject of the picture is always more important than the picture.”

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Author : Diane Arbus

30. “What I'm trying to describe is that it's impossible to get out of your skin into somebody else's.... That somebody else's tragedy is not the same as your own.”

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Author : Diane Arbus

31. “One thing that struck me early is that you don’t put into a photograph what’s going to come out. Or, vice versa, what comes out is not what you put in.”

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Author : Diane Arbus

32. “Later, when she sees the photographs for the first time, she will be surprised at how calm her face looks - how steady her gaze, how erect her posture. In the picture her eyes will be slightly closed, and there will be a shadow on her neck. The shawl will be draped around her shoulders, and her hands will rest in her lap. In this deceptive photograph, she will look a young woman who is not at all disturbed or embarrassed, but instead appears to be rather serious. And she wonders if, in its ability to deceive, photography is not unlike the sea, which may offer a benign surface to the observe even as it conceals depths and current below.”

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Author : Anita Shreve
Source : Fortune's Rocks

33. “Which of my photographs is my favorite? The one I’m going to take tomorrow.”

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34. “Max had once read in one of his father's books that some childhood images become engraved in the mind like photographs, like scenes you can return to again and again and will always remember, no matter how much time goes by.”

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Source : The Prince of Mist

35. “LaMont, the truth is that the world is incredibly, incredibly, unbelievably old. You suffer with the stunted desire caused by one of its oldest lies. Do not believe the photographs. Fame is not the exit from any cage.”

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Source : Infinite Jest

36. “Old photographsWe take pictures with peopleso they could remember usand leave memories behindso they don’t forget us.And the differencebetween the two are the same.We leave these momentsin the air,hoping that somewheresomeone will find themand make sense of everythingwe chose to ignore.”

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Source : Black Butterfly

37. “We take pictures with peopleso they could remember usand leave memories behindso they don’t forget us.And the differencebetween the two are the same.We leave these momentsin the air,hoping that somewheresomeone will find themand make sense of everythingwe chose to ignore.”

Tags : Memories Photographs Poetry
Source : Black Butterfly

38. “The photos I took in Afghanistan are lying in front of me. I peer into the faces of those who were with me there and who are so far away from me now, into the faces of those who were dying right next to me and those who were hiding behind my back. I can make these photos larger or smaller, darker or lighter. But what I can't do is bring back those who are gone forever.”

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Source : Afghanistan: A Russian Soldier's Story

39. “I've always found old bookstores exciting. Whenever I'm in a city that's new to me, I immedicately look through the telephone directory for BOOKS, USED AND RARE. Book dealers send me their catalogs, and I read them as carefully as I would a letter from an old friend, never knowing what treasure I might find. Sometimes the catalogs contain printed material other than books, such as old photographs, newspapers, pamphlets, postcards, and letters.”

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Source : At Her Majesty's Request: An African Princess in Victorian England

40. “Photographs are a bridge to the past. Black and white reminders of the way things used to be. Links to those who are no longer with us. Priceless treasures.”

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Author : Jim Starlin
Source : Batman: A Death in the Family

41. “True photographs tend to remain on the streets, the story almost about to enter the edge of the frame of the snapshot or the shutter closing a moment too late, the story having just abandoned the frame.”

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Author : Doug Rice
Source : An Erotics of Seeing: The force of photography as philosophy's broken sentence

42. “I handed the photo back to her. The caretaker gazed at it as if it were a lucky charm, a return ticket to her youth.”

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Source : The Shadow of the Wind

43. “Photographs are the reflection of untold stories, unseen beauties, unexpressed emotions, and the unheard songs of life.”

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44. “Many cultures accept the faulty nature of memory. They know even the photograph only gets it halfway right. They believe there is only one way to bring the dead back to life, story.”

Tags : Photographs Storytelling
Author : Jon Chopan
Source : Pulled from the River

45. “They say a picture is worth 1,000 words. I say its closer to 675 or 700.”

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Author : A.E. Samaan

46. “My selfie my life!”

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Author : Ken Poirot

47. “It was an irresistible development of modern illustration (so largely photographic) that borders should be abandoned and the "picture" end only with the paper. This method may be suitable for for photographs; but it is altogether inappropriate for the pictures that illustrate or are inspired by fairy-stories. An enchanted forest requires a margin, even an elaborate border. To print it coterminous with the page, like a "shot" of the Rockies in Picture Post, as if it were indeed a "snap" of fairyland or a "sketch by our artist on the spot", is a folly and an abuse.”

Tags : Art Enchanted Forest Fairy Fairy Tales Fantasy Illustration Photographs
Source : Tolkien on Fairy-stories

48. “And then you leave the memories behind.When you look at the pictures It seems like it was always fun. But you know thatin that photos everyone was actually broken deep down inside. Wounded. Bleeding. Crying and yelling at the same time.They were some kinda wounded birds... Eagles, wrens... When you remind that, you became some kinda phoenix. And life goes on like an uncomplete poem.”

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Author : Arzum Uzun

49. “Research material can turn up anywhere - in a dusty old letter in an archive, a journal or some old photographs you find in a charity shop.”

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Author : Sara Sheridan

50. “Pragmatism is good prevention for problems.”

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Author : Amit Kalantri

51. “old photographs are very deceiving, they give us the illusion that we are alive in them, and it's not true, the person we are looking at no longer exists, and if that person could see us, he or she would not recognise him -- or herself in us, 'Who's that looking at me so sadly,' he or she would say.”

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Source : All the Names

52. “Lovers tend to be philosophical, achievers are practical.”

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Author : Amit Kalantri

53. “All photos speak a thousand words. This one contained a library.”

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Author : Rivera Sun
Source : Steam Drills, Treadmills and Shooting Stars - a story of our times -

54. “A painting shouldn't be just a picture, it should be a philosophy.”

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Author : Amit Kalantri

55. “Those static images have the uncanny ability to jar the memory and bring places and people back to life. They bridge the present with the past and validate as real what the passage of time has turned into hazy recollections. Were it not for them, my experiences would have remained as just imperfect memories of perfect moments.”

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Author : Isabel Lopez
Source : Isabel's Hand-Me-Down Dreams

56. “Franny?” Rosy held up the four little Franks. “Could I keep one of these?”Franny looked at her hard for a moment then nodded. “’Course you can, hen,” she said, “But that’s not your daddy.”Rosy gaped. “It’s not?”“That’s my wee darling. That’s my wee Frankie before the devil twisted him into a monster.” She poked her finger into another hole where Frank’s face should have been. Her eyes glinted.”

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Author : R.G. Manse
Source : Screw Friendship

57. “I photography women as I liked to fell in love of them.”

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58. “I have a print - you can buy them at the Victoria and Albert Museum - of a photograph of the village street of Thetford, taken in 1868, in which William Smith is not. The street is empty. There is a grocer's shop and a blacksmith's and a stationary cart and a great spreading tree, but not a single human figure. In fact William Smith - or someone, or several people, dogs too, geese, a man on a horse - passed beneath the tree, went into the grocer's shop, loitered for a moment talking to a friend while the photograph was taken but he is invisible, all of them are invisible. The exposure of the photograph - sixty minutes - was so long that William Smith and everyone else passed through it and away leaving no trace. Not even so much of a mark as those primordial worms that passed through the Cambrian mud of northern Scotland and left the empty tube of their passage in the rock.I like that. I like that very much. A neat image for the relation of man to the physical world. Gone, passed through and away.”

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Source : Moon Tiger

59. “Amber starts off as sap from a tree," Joseph said in the dark. "And sometimes insects get caught in it, and over millions of years the amber turns into a gemstone, but it traps the insect inside.""Oh.""A photograph is sort of like that, don't you think?”

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60. “...A mirror can trick you day by day into thinking you remain looking and existing in one way forever. But a photograph presents you with the truth: it freezes you eternally, existing as a reminder that you can never, ever go back to any one moment again- that you are always changing, hour by hour, cell by cell, in tiny fragments that build skyscrapers overnight.”

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61. “In memory, she lived and moved and laughed, but all that a photograph could offer was one frozen moment of a life.”

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Author : Dean Koontz
Source : Odd Apocalypse

62. “When you take a photo, you often take your own reality into your camera - the reality that you shaped in your mind - and not the real reality over there, whatever it is!”

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63. “Songs can be like photos - they hold a memory, a moment, and thoughts that keep you warm inside.”

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Author : Judy Moore

64. “It was the same smile he used in bed with Crick--the gentle, sweet smile that made him look young and a little vulnerable. Crick turned the picture around, and Benny had written, I asked him to think of you.”

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Author : Amy Lane
Source : Keeping Promise Rock

65. “He slid the photo out and raised it. The sun washed out any distinguishable characteristics. All except her eyes. He didn’t need a picture to remember those. As turquoise as the waters near Cozumel, and just as warm.”

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Author : Kelly Moran
Source : Return to Me

66. “Our photographs are our best proof to others that we lived the things we lived in the past!”

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