” To me, photography is the simultaneous recognition, in a fraction of a second, of the significance of an event. “


” Actually, I’m not all that interested in the subject of photography. Once the picture is in the box, I’m not all that interested in what happens next. Hunters, after all, aren’t cooks. “


” The photograph itself doesn’t interest me. I want only to capture a minute part of reality. “


” In photography, the smallest thing can be a great subject. The little, human detail can become a Leitmotiv. “


” Photography is an immediate reaction, drawing is a meditation. “



All 5 Henri Cartier-Bresson Quotes about Photograph in picture


To me, photography is the simultaneous recognition, in a fraction of a second, of the significance of an event.
Actually, I


The photograph itself doesn
In photography, the smallest thing can be a great subject. The little, human detail can become a Leitmotiv.
Photography is an immediate reaction, drawing is a meditation.