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June 11, 2010

“I am just a middle-class farm boy from Dodge City and my grandparents were wheat farmers. I thought painting, acting, directing and photography were all part of being an artist. I have made my money that way. And I have had some fun. It’s not been a bad life.”

Dennis Hopper, 1936-2010

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June 4, 2010

“To me, shooting the picture is the first reward.

The check is the last reward.”

Ron Galella, born 1931

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May 28, 2010

“I guess I’ve shot about 40,000 negatives and

of these I have about 800 pictures I like.”

Harry Callahan, 1912-1999

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May 21, 2010

“The subject matter is so much more

important than the photographer.”

Gordon Parks, 1912-2006

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April 24, 2010

“News photography teaches you to think fast.”
Weegee  (Arthur H. Fellig), 1899 – 1968

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April 16, 2010

“Photographs open doors into the past but

they also allow a look into the future.”

Sally Mann, born 1951

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April 9, 2010

“I have never taken a picture for any other reason than that

at that moment it made me happy to do so.”

Jacques-Henri Lartigue, 1894-1986

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March 12, 2010
Once you really commence to see things, then
you really commence to feel things.”

Edward Steichen, 1879-1973

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January 23, 2010

“It’s about time we started to take photography

seriously and treat it as a hobby.”

Elliott Erwitt, born 1928

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January 16, 2010

“All photographs are accurate.

None of them is the truth.”

Richard Avedon, 1923-2004