“To the complaint, ‘There are no people in these photographs,’ I respond, There are always two people: the photographer and the viewer.”
― Ansel Adams
“A picture is a secret about a secret, the more it tells you the less you know.”
― Diane Arbus
“I work from awkwardness. By that I mean I don’t like to arrange things. If I stand in front of something, instead of arranging it, I arrange myself.
Diane Arbus, American photographer March 14, 1923 – July 26, 1971, noted for her surreal photographs
“Photographers deal in things which are continually vanishing and when they have vanished there is no contrivance on earth which can make them come back again.