Yousuf Karsh Quotes

Yousuf Karsh Quotes: I try to photograph people's spirits and thoughts. As to the soul-taking by the photographer, I don't feel I take away, but rather that the sitter and I give to each other. It becomes an act of mutual participation.
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Yousuf Karsh Quote: If it's a likeness, alone, it's not a success. If, through my portraits, you can come to know the subjects more meaningfully, if it synthesizes your feelings toward someone whose work has imprinted itself on your mind--if you see a photograph and say, 'Yes, this is the person,' with a little new insight--that is a beautiful experience.
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Quotes about Yousuf Karsh: It should be the aim of every photographer to make a single exposure that shows everything about the subject. I have been told that my portrait of Churchill is an example of this.
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Quote about Yousuf Karsh: The trouble with photographing beautiful women is that you never get into the dark room until after they've gone.
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