Philip Griffiths

Philip Griffiths

... we are there with our cameras to record reality. Once we start modifying that which exists, we are robbing photography of its most valuable attribute.More Philip Griffiths quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
When Bill Gates started Corbis we were told that he needed images to fill those digital picture frames in his home, and many found this plausible. But now it's pretty clear that he's set out to control the visual history of the twentieth century.More Philip Griffiths quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Let's assume that all the cassettes of monochrome film Cartier-Bresson ever exposed had somehow been surreptitiously loaded with colour film. I'd venture to say that about two thirds of his pictures would be ruined and the remainder unaffected, neither spoiled nor improved. And perhaps one in a thousand enhanced.More Philip Griffiths quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
People believe pictures. It's a photograph that's in your passport, not a painting. Now,
George Bernard Shaw said, 'I would exchange every painting of Christ for one snapshot.' That's what the power of photography is.More Philip Griffiths quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I attempt to channel my anger into the tip of my forefinger as I press the shutter.More Philip Griffiths quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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