To photograph is…

To photograph is to hold one’s breath, when all faculties converge to capture fleeting reality. It’s at that precise moment that mastering an image becomes a great physical and intellectual joy.

Henri Cartier-Bresson, The Minds Eye

I found this quote and I wanted to share it. It is beautiful said and very accurate – just how I feel about photography. There is not much more to say really, becauce that quote says it all.

Henri Cartier-Bresson was a great French photographer. He’s taken a lot of great photographs. He was a Magnum founder and a master in photo journalism. To see some of his photographs, go here.

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