10 Quotes by Ansel Adams about photography

Ansel Adams is one of the pioneers in the field of Photography during its initial stages ( beginning of 20th century) . He is well known for his Black and white photographs especially in Yosemite National Park .

During his period and after him  , a lot of his quotes were circulating among photographers and readers. Whenever you type top 10 photography Quotes , you will find at least one quote by Ansel Adams. So i thought of making a small compilation of all the famous quotes made by Ansel Adams.

“You don’t make a photograph just with a camera. You bring to the act of photography all the pictures you have seen, the books you have read, the music you have heard, the people you have loved.”

 “To the complaint, ‘There are no people in these photographs,’ I respond, There are always two people: the photographer and the viewer.”

“Sometimes I arrive just when God’s ready to have someone click the shutter.”

“Landscape photography is the supreme test of the photographer – and often the supreme disappointment.”

“To the complaint, ‘There are no people in these photographs,’ I respond, there are always two people: the photographer and the viewer.”

“A great photograph is one that fully expresses what one feels, in the deepest sense, about what is being photographed.”

“You don’t take a photograph, you make it.”

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

“Not everybody trusts paintings but people believe photographs.”

“There is nothing worse than a sharp image of a fuzzy concept.”

 

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