11 Quotes on Photojournalism

Posted on Jun 24, 2011 in News | 0 comments

In order to become a good photojournalist, one must first of all love one’s fellow beings. Gisèle Freund Which is my favorite picture?  The one I am going to take tomorrow. Imogen Cunningham For me, photography is the simultaneous recognition, in a split second, of the importance of an event, as well as the exact organization of the shapes giving that event its appropriate expression. The photographer cannot be a passive spectataor, he is not really lucid unless he is involved in the event. Photography involves placing the head, the eye and the heart on the same axis. Henry Cartier-Bresson You have to ask more of yourself.  You have to look for pictures that no one else can take.  You have to take your tools and go further. William Albert Allard A good photograph is almost never the result of chance. Alejandro Pradera Of the many ways to combate nothingness, one of the best, is photography. Julio Cortazar If your photographs are not good it is because you did not get close enough. Robert Capa If you know how to wait, people will forget your camera then their souls will open up. Steve McCurry