Inspirational Photography Quotes – Black and White

Black and White Waterfall

Lost Paradise

  1. “Photography takes an instant out of time, altering life by holding it still.” – Dorothea Lange
  2. “The world is in color, you have to work at black and white.” – Andrew Maclean
  3. “Black and white are the colors of photography. To me they symbolize the alternatives of hope and despair to which mankind is forever subjected.” – Robert Frank
  4. “One very important difference between color and monochromatic photography is this: in black and white you suggest; in color you state. Much can be implied by suggestion, but statement demands certainty… absolute certainty.” – Paul Outerbridge
  5. “I’ve been forty years discovering that the queen of all colors is black.” – Henri Mattise
  6. “Light and subject are inseparable. But when it is well integrated, they becomes a fine masterpiece.” – Paul Chong
  7. “To see in color is a delight for the eye but to see in black and white is a delight for the soul.” – Andri Cauldwell
  8. “Colour is everything, black and white is more.” – Dominic Rouse

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Paul Chong is a Malaysia born landscape fine art photographer and artist currently base in Shanghai. He is dedicated to capture the beauty of nature scenery in which he also creates colorful fine art photograph for sale in various format and sizes, featuring museum archival quality fine print. Some of his work can be seen published in magazine, website, event brochure and flyer. He owned a collection of magnificent artwork which can be seen by visiting his online gallery at

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