Berenice Abbott

Berenice Abbott

was an American photographer best known for her black-and-white photography of New York City architecture and urban design of the 1930s.
The more you do, the more you realize there is to do, what a vast object the metropolis is, and how the work of photographing could go on forever.More Berenice Abbott quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Like every other means of expression, photography, if it is to be utterly honest and direct, should be related to the life of the times - the pulse of today.More Berenice Abbott quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Abstraction in photography is ridiculous, and is only an imitation of painting. We stopped imitating painters a hundred years ago, so to imitate them in this day and age is laughable.More Berenice Abbott quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Photography can only represent the present. Once photographed, the subject becomes part of the past.More Berenice Abbott quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
There are many teachers who could ruin you. Before you know it you could be a pale copy of this teacher or that teacher. You have to evolve on your own.More Berenice Abbott quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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