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Martin Parr: 'If I knew how to take a good photograph, I'd stop.'
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Tomphotofx: "Its not what you see, it's how you see it".
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"Film is cheap."

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Digital is even cheaper, although I don't like this approach.
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Me: All my pictures come out up-side-down
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"A hundredth of a second here, a hundredth of a second there — even if you put them end to end, they still only add up to one, two, perhaps three seconds, snatched from eternity." ~ Robert Doisneau
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How many photographers does it take to change a light bulb?

Answer: Fifty - one to change the bulb and 49 others to say "Aw, I could have done that."
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“The camera is an instrument that teaches people how to see without a camera.” — Dorothea Lange
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The decisive moment, get it or forget it ! (Greenhill)
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Often heard on my stall when I tried selling prints at village fetes, etc.

"Your pictures are lovely, you must have a really good camera."
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“Great photography is about depth of feeling, not depth of field.”
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Tell that to the full frame bokeh brigade!
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“If your photographs aren't good enough, you're not close enough. ” Robert Capa
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"a good portrait is the result of great conversation" : Me, but I dare say I heard or read it somewhere...
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"The beauty of not planning is that failure comes as a complete surprise and is not preceded by needless periods of anxiety."
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The Great Ernst Haas Said, "The best lens you have is your feet. You want a wide angle? Back up! You want a telephoto? Move in!"
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