22 Best Photography Quotes of All Time

Best Photography Quotes

The technique of collecting light with a camera and generating a picture is known as photography.

In a modern interpretation, such camera may take the shape of a mobile phone camera, a digital camera, or a classic analog camera.

We have handpicked some of the top quotes about Photography for you.

Best Photography Quotes of All Time

1. “What I like about photographs is that they capture a moment that’s gone forever, impossible to reproduce.” ~ Karl Lagerfeld.

2. “Photography is the story I fail to put into words.” ~ Destin Sparks.

3. “Life is like photography. You need the negatives to develop.” ~ Ziad K. Abdelnour.


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

5. “Photography is a love affair with life.” ~ Burk Uzzle.

Famous Photography Quotes

6. “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.” ~ Ansel Adams.

7. “Photography is an art of teleporting the past into the future.” ~ Mehmet Murat ildan.

8. “When you photograph people in color, you photograph their clothes. But when you photograph people in black and white, you photograph their souls!” ~ Ted Grant

9. “Photography is all about secrets. The secrets we all have and will never tell.” ~ Kim Edwards

10. “To me, photography is about finding something interesting in an ordinary place. I’ve found it has little to do with the things you see and everything to do with the way you see them.” ~ Elliott Erwitt.

Top Photography Quotes

11. “There are no rules for good photographs, there are only good photographs.” ~ Ansel Adams

12. “The camera is an instrument that teaches people how to see without a camera.” ~ Dorothea Lange

13. “Your first 10,000 photographs are your worst.” ~ Henri Cartier-Bresson

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

15. “Photography is truth.” ~ Jean-Luc Godard.

Popular Photography Quotes

16. “A photograph is a moral decision taken in one eighth of a second.” ~ Salman Rushdie

17. “A picture is a secret about a secret, the more it tells you the less you know.” ~ Diane Arbus.

18. “A good snapshot keeps a moment from running away.” ~ Eudora Welty.

19. “Photography is a reality so subtle that it becomes more real than reality.” ~ Alfred Stieglitz.

Inspiring Photography Quotes


20. “Photography helps people to see.” ~ Berenice Abbott.

21. “It is more important to click with people than to click the shutter.” ~ Alfred Eisenstaedt.

22. “A photographer is like a cod, which produces a million eggs in order that one may reach maturity.” ~ George Bernard Shaw.

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Chandan Negi

I’m Chandan Negi, the Founder of Internet Pillar. I love sharing quotes and sayings to inspire and motivate people.