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 challenge for me has first been to see things as they are, whether a portrait, a city street, or a bouncing ball. In a word, I have tried to be objective.More Berenice Abbott quotes [07/11/2011 06:07:01]
I believe there is no more creative medium than photography to recreate the living world of our time...Photography gladly accepts the challenge because it is at home in its element: namely, realism-real life-the now.More Berenice Abbott quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The lens freezes time and space in what may be an optical slavery or, contrarily, the crystallization of meaning. The limits of the lens' vision are esthetically often a virtue.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]
I haven't seen too many images that have impressed me!More Berenice Abbott quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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