About my photography
… in quotes of (street) photographers I admire.
Your first 10,000 photographs are your worst.
Twelve significant photographs in any one year is a good crop.
Sharpness is a bourgeois concept.
The marvels of daily life are exciting; no movie director can arrange the unexpected that you find in the street..
When you photograph people in colour you photograph their clothes. But when you photograph people in B&W, you photograph their souls!
All the technique in the world doesn’t compensate for the inability to notice.
It takes a lot of imagination to be a good photographer. You need less imagination to be a painter, because you can invent things. But in photography everything is so ordinary; it takes a lot of looking before you learn to see the ordinary.
Which of my photographs is my favourite? The one I’m going to take tomorrow.
More quotes on Street Photography can be found on this excellent compilation.