It is horrifying that we have to fight our own government to save the environment.
I believe in beauty. I believe in stones and water, air and soil, people and their future and their fate.
I believe the world is incomprehensibly beautiful – an endless prospect of magic and wonder.
You don’t take a picture, you make a picture.
The best picture is around the corner. Like prosperity.
I respect everything in change and the solemn beauty of life and death… and therefore, while man is amidst the immense beauty of objective bodies, he must possess the capacity of self-perfection and must observe and represent his world with full confidence.
There are always two people in every picture: the photographer and the viewer.
There still is some opposition to it in some museums and art schools, but I think photography has really grown into a mature art form.
Dodging and burning are steps to take care of mistakes God made in establishing tonal relationships.
All art is the expression of one and the same thing- the relation of the spirit of man to the spirit of other men and to the world.
In wisdom gathered over time I have found that every experience is a form of exploration.
The [35mm] camera is for life and for people, the swift and intense moments of life.