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Quotes by Eve Arnold (3 quotes)

(1912- )
An American photojournalist and was the first female member of the Magnum Photos agency (in 1955). Best known for her benevolent, intimate images of actress Marilyn Monroe. Arnold has been honored by being elected Master Photographer by the Royal Photographic Society in 1995.
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"If a photographer cares about the people before the lens and is compassionate, much is given. It is the photographer, not the camera, that is the instrument."
Source: Magnum Photo
Photography > Photographer
Quote #237
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"You can’t make a great musician or a great photographer if the magic isn’t there."
Source: "Master Photographers – The World’s Great Photographers on their Art and Technique" , Page 23
Photography > Photographer
Quote #238
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"A studio session ... provides the greatest chance for control. Even though there is total freedom, I still dislike studio photography and the contrived images that usually stem from this genre."
Source: Knauer, Kelly. "Great Images of the 20th Century : The Photographs That Define Our Times", page 134
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Quote #239
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