Photo Quotes Archive

Quotes by John Berger (2 quotes)

(1926- )
An English art critic, novelist, painter and author. Some of his recent essays cover topics of photography, art, politics, and memory.
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"What makes photography a strange invention is that its primary raw materials are light and time."
Photography > General
Quote #70
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"Photographs bear witness to a human choice being exercised in a given situation. A photograph is a result of the photographer's decision that it is worth recording that this particular event or this particular object has been seen. If everything that existed were continually being photographed, every photograph would become meaningless."
Photography > General
Quote #590
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