Alfred Stieglitz Quotes

Alfred Stieglitz Quotes: For that is the power of the camera: seize the familiar and give it new meanings, a special significance by the mark of a personality.
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Alfred Stieglitz Quote: Utopia is in the moment. Not in some future time, some other place, but in the here and now, or else it is nowhere.
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Quotes about Alfred Stieglitz: In photography there is a reality so subtle that it becomes more real than reality.
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Quote about Alfred Stieglitz: Before the people at large, and for that matter, the artists themselves, understand what photography really means, as I understand that term, it is essential for them to be taught the real meaning of art.
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Alfred Stieglitz Sayings: My picture, Fifth Avenue, Winter is the result of a three hours' stand during a fierce snow-storm on February 22nd 1893, awaiting the proper moment. My patience was duly rewarded. Of course, the result contained an element of chance, as I might have stood there for hours without succeeding in getting the desired pictures.
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Alfred Stieglitz Saying: I detest tradition for tradition's sake; the half-alive; that which is not real. I feel no hatred of individuals, but of customs, traditions; superstitions that go against life, against truth, against the reality of experience, against the spontaneous living out of the sense of wonder-of fresh experience, freshly seen and communicated.
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Sayings about Alfred Stieglitz: Let me here call attention to one of the most universally popular mistakes that have to do with photography - that of classing supposedly excellent work as professional, and using the term amateur to convey the idea of immature productions and to excuse atrociously poor photographs.
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Saying about Alfred Stieglitz: I am not a painter, nor an artist. Therefore I can see straight, and that may be my undoing.
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Alfred Stieglitz Quotes: There is nothing so wrong as accepting a thing merely because men who have done things say it should be so.
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Alfred Stieglitz Quote: My cloud photographs are equivalents of my most profound life experiences, my basic philosophy of life. All art is an equivalent of the artist's most profound life experiences.
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