Archive for March 2011

30 Mar, 2011 | Posted by: st

"To take photographs is to hold ones breath when all faculties converge in the face of fleeting reality. It is at that moment that mastering an image becomes a great physical and intellectual joy."
- Henri Cartier-Breson

23 Mar, 2011 | Posted by: st

"The photograph itself doesn't interest me. I want only to capture a minute part of reality."
- Henri Cartier Bresson

16 Mar, 2011 | Posted by: st

..If you are just shooting the passing scene people don't care. "Grab" shots tend to look like a sneak took them. Eye contact makes all the difference in a good image. You are the exploiter - it isn't called "taking pictures" for nothing.
- Anonymous

09 Mar, 2011 | Posted by: psnotes

"Grapple with each new difficulty as it comes up. Wrestle with it till you down it, if it takes until the break of day. Get on top of every difficulty that comes your way. Otherwise, it will get on top of you."
-Archer Brown

02 Mar, 2011 | Posted by: psnotes

"An elephant can be tethered by thread - If he believes he is captive. if we believe we are chained by habit or anxiety, we are in bondage. And this bondage may be based on a very trivial concern."
- John H. Crowe