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.
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 [07/11/2011 06:07:07]
Photography was the medium preeminently qualified to unite art with science. Photography was born in the years which ushered in the scientific age, an offspring of both science and art.More Berenice Abbott quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
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 [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I have yet to see a fine photograph which is not a good document.More Berenice Abbott quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
To chart a course, one must have a direction. In reality, the eye is no better than the philosophy behind it. The photographer creates, evolves a better, more selective, more acute eye by looking ever more sharply at what is going on in the world. 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. The photograph may be presented as finely and artistically as you will, but to merit serious consideration, must be direMore Berenice Abbott quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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