Especially today when taking pictures is part or our daily life, so it's interesting to hear how some of the more famous names describe it's impact and just what it is that we find so fascinating.
Here's a selection of some of the more thought provoking quotes on the subject..
2."I know that the accident of my being a photographer has made my life possible." - Richard Avedon
3."If you're pictures aren't good enough, you're not close enough" - Robert Capa
4. "My idea of a good picture is one that's in focus and of a famous person.- Andy Warhol
5."Don't shoot unless you know what the message of your picture is going to be. - Bob Carlos Clarke
6. "God makes the pictures I just take 'em." - Ed H. Urqhardt
7. "There’s the feeling, and the right reading – that’s all you really need to know."- Linda McCartney
8."When you photograph a face, you photograph the soul behind it." - Jean Luc Goddard
9."Life is light.You can make light do anything you want to. Photography means 'Light Writing'." L.Ron Hubbard
10."Photos aren't made with the camera, they are made with the eye, heart and head." - Henri Cartier- Bresson