James Nachtwey Quotes

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James Nachtwey Quotes

It is very hard to say where youre going until you get there. That kind of thing is based very much on instinct. As a photographer, one of the most important lessons I have learnt is that you have to learn to listen to and trust your own instinct. It has helped to guide me - this far at least.
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I don't think tragic situations are necessarily devoid of beauty.

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I try to use whatever I know about photography to be of service to the people I'm photographing.

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None of the editors I've worked with have ever asked me to pull my punches. They've never asked me to give them anything other than my own interpretation of events.

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I don't believe there's any such thing as objective reality. It's only reality as we experience it.

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For me, the strength of photography lies in its ability to evoke humanity. If war is an attempt to negate humanity, then photography can be perceived as the opposite of war.

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Do we really need another picture of Paris Hilton or Naomi Campbell?

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[Photography] puts a human face on issues which, from afar, can appear abstract or ideological or monumental in their global impact.

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I used to call myself a war photographer. Now I consider myself as an antiwar photographer.

— James Nachtwey

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