Quick Quotes: Richard Avedon

“A portrait is not a likeness. The moment an emotion or fact is transformed into a photograph it is no longer a fact but an opinion. There is no such thing as inaccuracy in a photograph. All photographs are accurate. None of them is the truth. ”

Richard Avedon

There is no such thing as a photo that totally depicts the truth.  I always enjoy photography quotes that deal with that idea.  My thoughts are here.


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