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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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Or check out other similar inspirational quotes;

1. Inspirational Photography Quotes – Creativity and Art

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3. Inspirational Photography Quotes – Light

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 www.paulchong.photoshelter.com

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12 responses

  1. Beautiful photo Paul, and some great quotes 😀

    October 10, 2013 at 3:58 pm

    • Dear Mjollnir, thank you for your comment and glad that you like it. Cheers!

      October 10, 2013 at 9:30 pm

  2. Beautiful picture and quotes.

    July 21, 2014 at 11:31 pm

  3. I have borrowed one quote from here, I hope you wont mind.

    July 21, 2014 at 11:33 pm

    • No problem, Indira. Thank you for asking.

      July 28, 2014 at 5:02 pm

      • I’m grateful.:-)

        July 29, 2014 at 1:07 pm

  4. Pingback: Phoneography and Non-SLR Digital Devices Photo Challenge: Black and White | Indira's Blog

  5. Rizwan

    Ur quotes r gr8 bro

    August 4, 2014 at 12:52 am

    • Thank you Rizwan.

      August 5, 2014 at 12:32 am

  6. it a nice photography gallery

    October 16, 2015 at 2:02 pm

  7. loved it, feels good to see something that reflects my thoughts

    August 19, 2016 at 2:55 pm

  8. Beautiful !!

    December 27, 2016 at 1:34 am

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