Ansel Adams

1902 - 1984

A Quote by Ansel Adams on photography, art, creativity, and ownership

You don't take a photograph, you make it.

Ansel Adams (1902 - 1984)

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A Quote by Ansel Adams on perception, self, and spirit

No man has the right to dictate what other men should perceive, create or produce, but all should be encouraged to reveal themselves, their perceptions and emotions, and to build confidence in the creative spirit.

Ansel Adams (1902 - 1984)

Source: Screenwriting with a Conscience: Ethics for Screenwriters

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A Quote by Ansel Adams on photography

It is my intention to present - through the medium of photography - intuitive observations of the natural world which may have meaning to the spectators.

Ansel Adams (1902 - 1984)

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A Quote by Ansel Adams on belief, people, and photography

Not everybody trusts paintings but people believe photographs.

Ansel Adams (1902 - 1984)

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A Quote by Ansel Adams on god and justice

Sometimes I do get to places just when God's ready to have somebody click the shutter.

Ansel Adams (1902 - 1984)

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A Quote by Ansel Adams on people

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There are always two people in every picture: the photographer and the viewer.

Ansel Adams (1902 - 1984)

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A Quote by Ansel Adams on ability, chance, feeling, good, intuition, mind, photography, and practice

In my mind's eye, I visualize how a particular . . . sight and feeling will appear on a print. If it excites me, there is a good chance it will make a good photograph. It is an intuitive sense, an ability that comes from a lot of practice.

Ansel Adams (1902 - 1984)

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A Quote by Ansel Adams on composers and performance

The negative is comparable to the composer's score and the print to its performance. Each performance differs in subtle ways.

Ansel Adams (1902 - 1984)

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A Quote by Ansel Adams on creativity, life, spirit, and universe

The only things in my life that compatibly exist with this grand universe are the creative works of the human spirit.

Ansel Adams (1902 - 1984)

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A Quote by Ansel Adams on experience, exploring, time, and wisdom

In wisdom gathered over time I have found that every experience is a form of exploration.

Ansel Adams (1902 - 1984)

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