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The primary problem is to lear...

The primary problem is to learn to be your own toughest critic. You have to pay attention to intelligent work, and to work at the same time. You see. I mean, you’ve got to bounce off better work. It’s matter of working.

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You know, I really don't think...

You know, I really don't think you learn from teachers. You learn from work. I think what you learn, really, is how to be- you have to be your own toughest critic, and you only learn that from work, from seeing work.

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Photography is about finding o...

Photography is about finding out what can happen in the frame. When you put four edges around some facts, you change those facts.

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Photographers mistake the emot...

Photographers mistake the emotion they feel while taking the photo as a judgment that the photograph is good

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I don't have anything to say i...

I don't have anything to say in any picture. My only interest in photography is to see what something looks like as a photograph. I have no preconceptions.

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You have a lifetime to learn t...

You have a lifetime to learn technique. But I can teach you what is more important than technique, how to see; learn that and all you have to do afterwards is press the shutter.

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For me the true business of ph...

For me the true business of photography is to capture a bit of reality (whatever that is) on film...if, later, the reality means something to someone else, so much the better.

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A photograph is the illusion o...

A photograph is the illusion of a literal description of how the camera 'saw' a piece of time and space.

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I like to think of photographi...

I like to think of photographing as a two-way act of respect. Respect for the medium, by letting it do what it does best, describe. And respect for the subject, by describing it as it is. A photograph must be responsible to both.

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