Camera Sayings and Quotes
Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous
old camera quotes, camera sayings, and camera proverbs, collected over the years from a variety
A film is never really good unless the camera is an eye in the head of a poet.
The camera makes you forget you're there. It's not like you are hiding but you forget, you are just looking so much.
They say the camera never lies. It lies every day.
One should really use the camera as though tomorrow you'd be stricken blind.
The camera makes everyone a tourist in other people's reality, and eventually in one's own.
A movie camera is like having someone you have a crush on watching you from afar - you pretend it's not there.
The camera is the slave to the actor.
The camera relieves us of the burden of memory. It surveys us like God, and it surveys for us. Yet no other god has been so cynical, for the camera records in order to forget.
The camera cannot lie, but it can be an accessory to untruth.
The older you get, the farther from the camera you need to be.
The camera can photograph thought. It's better than a paragraph of sweet polemic.
The camera points both ways. In expressing the subject you also express yourself.
The camera is one of the greatest liars of our time.
A camera exposes more than just an image. It also exposes the photographer.
If you think it, the camera will see it.
The camera is as subjective as we are.
Only the camera seems to be really capable of describing modern life.
The camera is interested in what you are thinking as opposed to just what you are doing or saying.
Your camera is the best critic there is. Critics never see as much as the camera does. It is more perceptive than the human eye.
Cameras get in the way of seeing.
The camera is a mirror with a memory, but it cannot think.
Looking into the camera creates a special eye and soul contact.
When you are a photographer, you work all the time, because your eye is the first camera.
You know, the camera is not meant just to show misery.
The camera can be the most deadly weapon since the assassin's bullet. Or it can be the lotion of the heart.
The single most important component of a camera is the twelve inches behind it.
The camera is no more an instrument of preservation, the image is.
The thrill of being in front of a camera remains exactly the same.
The camera is the eye of history.
The camera is a fluid way of encountering that other reality.
The camera could be a very powerful instrument against discrimination, against poverty, against racism.
There is an aggression implicit in every use of the camera.
You see the world much better through a camera.
The camera basically is a license to explore.