QUOTES


 

January the 30th, 2017

 

“The painter has the Universe in his mind and hands”

 

 

Leonardo Da Vinci

(1452, in Anchiano, Italy - 1519, in Amboise, France)

 

January the 17th, 2017

 

“Ideas come from everything” 

 

“If I won't be myself, who will?”


Alfred Hitchcock

(1899 in Leytonstone, England – 1980 in Los Angeles, Kalifornien)

 

September the 17th, 2016

 

"One eye of the photographer looks wide open through the viewfinder,

the other, the closed looks into his own soul"

 

"In photography, the smallest thing can be a great subject.

The little, human detail can become a Leitmotiv"

 

Henri Cartier-Bresson

(*1908 in Chanteloup-en-Brie, France - †2004 in Montjustin, Provence)

 

January the 17th, 2016

 

“It is an illusion that photos are made with the camera…

they are made with the eye, heart and head” 

 

Henri Cartier-Bresson

(*1908 in Chanteloup-en-Brie, France - †2004 in Montjustin, Provence)

 

Mai the 20th, 2015

 

"Taking pictures is savoring life intensely,

every hundredth of a second"

  

Marc Riboud

(*1923 in Lyon, France)

 

 

March the 30th, 2015

 

"Artists are people driven by the tension

between the desire to communicate & the desire to hide"

 

D. W. Winnicott 

(*1896 in Plymouth - †1971 in London)

 

February the 27th, 2015

 

"My dream concept is that I have a camera

and I am trying to photograph what is essentially invisible.

And every once in a while I get a glimpse of her and I grab that picture"

 

Leonard Nimoy

(*1932 in Boston, †February 27 - 2015 in Los Angeles)

 

February the 22th, 2015

 

 "…the photograph is still and frozen.

From day one, I have been interested in taking that limitation

and trying to find the strength in it—like a story

that is forever frozen in between moments,

before and after,

and always left as a kind of unresolved question" 

 

Gregory Crewdson

(*1962 in Brooklyn, USA)

 

February the 7th, 2015

 

“Your eye must see a composition or an expression that life itself offers you,

and you must know with intuition when to click the camera” 

 

Henri Cartier-Bresson

(*1908 in Chanteloup-en-Brie, France - †2004 in Montjustin, Provence)

 

February the 1st, 2015

 

"Being an artist is dragging your innermost feelings out,

giving a piece of yourself,

no matter in which art form,

in which medium"

 

Henry Rollins

(*1961 in Washington, USA)

 

January the 28th, 2015

 

“To me, photography is an art of observation.

It’s about finding something interesting in an ordinary place…

I’ve found it has little to do with the things you see

and everything to do with the way you see them”

 

Elliott Erwitt

(*1928 in Paris, France)

 

 

"Artists are people driven by the tension between the desire to communicate & the desire to hide"

 

D. W. Winnicott