Henri Cartier-Bresson Quotes


5 Henri Cartier-Bresson quotes:



"The creative act lasts but a brief moment, a lightning instant of give-and-take, just long enough for you to level the camera and to trap the fleeting prey in your little box."
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"To me, photography is the simultaneous recognition, in a fraction of a second, of the significance of an event."
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"We photographers deal in things which are continually vanishing, and when they have vanished there is no contrivance on earth can make them come back again. We cannot develop and print a memory."
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"He made me suddenly realize that photographs could reach eternity through the moment."
"To photograph is to hold one's breath, when all faculties converge to capture fleeting reality. It's at that precise moment that mastering an image becomes a great physical and intellectual joy."
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