1912 – 2012
Arnold was an award-winning photojournalist and member of Magnum Photos and published twelve photographic books in total.
“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.”
1920 – 2004
Newton’s sexually charged fashion photography remains influential to this day.
“My job as a portrait photographer is to seduce, amuse and entertain.”
1908 – 2004
Cartier-Bresson is widely regarded as one of the greatest photographers of all time. He is known as the father of photojournalism, and coined the term ‘The Decisive Moment’.
“Your first 10,000 photographs are your worst.”
“The photograph itself doesn’t interest me. I want only to capture a minute part of reality.”
“To me, photography is the simultaneous recognition in a fraction of a second of the significance of an event.”
“To photograph is to hold one’s breath, when all faculties converge to capture fleeting reality. It’s at that precise moment that mastering an image becomes a great physical and intellectual joy.”