My TOP 10 Photography Quotes

There are soooo many quotes out there about photography... below I narrowed down the hundreds to my "TOP 10"

“Photography records the gamut of feelings written on the human face, the beauty of the earth and skies that man has inherited, and the wealth and confusion man has created. It is a major force in explaining man to man.” - Edward Steichen

“If I have any ‘message’ worth giving to a beginner it is that there are no short cuts in photography.” – Edward Weston

“If you see something that moves you, and then snap it, you keep a moment.” – Linda McCartney

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

“Notebook. No photographer should be without one!” -Ansel Adams

“It’s one thing to make a picture of what a person looks like, it’s another thing to make a portrait of who they are.” – Paul Caponigro

“Anything more than 500 yards from the car just isn’t photogenic.” -Edward Weston

“Sometimes I do get to places just when God’s ready to have somebody click the shutter.” – Ansel Adams

“If your pictures aren’t good enough, you’re not close enough.” -Robert Capa

“Which of my photographs is my favorite? The one I’m going to take tomorrow.” – Imogen Cunningham

Do you have any favorites?

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Kevin A Pepper

Kevin is a photographer and educator based in Waterloo, Ontario. His first love is photographing nature, regardless of the season or weather condition; the Ontario landscape and its wildlife are his inspiration. But you will also see other styles of photography in his portfolio. From street photography to urban exploration of abandoned buildings and architecture, he loves to capture it all with his camera for his corporate clients and his growing personal portfolio. Kevin’s images have been featured in Canadian Nature Photographer, PHOTONews Canada, Photo Technique Magazine, The London Free Press, The Weather Network, and National Geographic Online. His diverse client list includes the City of Cambridge, Olympus, GORE Mutual, TVO, and African Lion Safari. Kevin also operates “Northof49 Photography”, a company launched in 2012 dedicated to teaching amateur photographers through International and Canadian-based workshops. In the coming year, Kevin will be leading workshops in Iceland, Mongolia, Tanzania, Venezuela, Provence, and numerous destinations across Canada. Website: www.kevinpepperphotography.com