“A camera can get you close without the burden of commitment. It’s a nifty device that way, a magical passport into people’s lives with no permanent strings attached.”Read More
Let life lightly dance on the edges of Time like dew on the tip of a sheet of your photography.
Many men go fishing for photos all of their lives without knowing that it is not photos they are after.Read More
The oldest and strongest emotion of mankind is fear, and the oldest and strongest kind of fear is fear of the unknown. Overcome the fear in street photography, you know who you are, you know your gear, you know you are doing no harm. Let’s do it!
“Don’t seek, don’t search, don’t ask, don’t knock, don’t demand—relax. If you relax, it comes. If you relax, it is there. If you relax, you start vibrating with it.”
— OshoRead More
Documenting the scenes in the street you can show the going on in several images. Probably the compulsion to show these multiple sides of the scenes forced me, kind off, to project a panorama that unfolded different facets of the same in one image.
Photography is a way of feeling, of touching, of loving. What you have caught on film is captured forever... it remembers little things, long after you have forgotten everything.Read More
An animal's eyes have the power to speak a great language.
There are moments when you have to make a split-second decision that will make or break your image.
I am a temporary pain in the .... for some and for othere an amusement.
I like the dreams of the future produced with my MS-Optics Historica Prot 40mm f/6.3 lens better than the history of the past.Read More
Slow down and enjoy life. It's not only the scenery you miss by going to fast - you also miss the sense of seeing all the little things around you.Read More
There's so much grey to every story - nothing is so black and white.Read More
Normal is nothing more than a cycle on a washing machine.
Whoopi GoldbergRead More
Wherever there is light, one can photographRead More
You have to accept the fact that sometimes you are the pigeon, and sometimes you are the statue.
- Claude ChabrolRead More
The magic of the street is the mingling of the errand and the epiphany.Read More
"Who would believe that so small a space could contain the image of
all the universe? O mighty process! What talent can avail to
penetrate a nature such as these? What tongue will it be that can
unfold so great a wonder? Verily, none! This it is that guides the
human discourse to the considering of divine things. Here the
figures, here the colors, here all the images of every part of the
universe are contracted to a point. O what a point is so marvelous!"
--Leonardo Da Vinci's comments on the "Camera Obscura" (Dark Room),
or what we today call the pinhole camera.
The traveler was active; he went strenuously in search of people, of adventure, of experience. The tourist is passive; he expects interesting things to happen to him. He goes "sight-seeing."Read More