Ansel Adams Quote

A great photograph is a full expression of what one feels about what is being photographed in the deepest sense, and is, thereby, a true expression of what one feels about life in its entirety.


"A Personal Credo" (1943), published in American Annual of Photography (1944), reprinted in Nathan Lyons, editor, Photographers on Photography (1966), reprinted in Vicki Goldberg, editor, Photography in Print: Writings from 1816 to the Present (1988)

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A great photograph is a full expression of what one feels about what is being photographed in the deepest sense, and is, thereby, a true expression...

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A great photograph is a full expression of what one feels about what is being photographed in the deepest sense, and is, thereby, a true expression...

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A great photograph is a full expression of what one feels about what is being photographed in the deepest sense, and is, thereby, a true expression...

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A great photograph is a full expression of what one feels about what is being photographed in the deepest sense, and is, thereby, a true expression...