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Edward Weston

Shell, 1927 by Edward Weston
Shell, 1927 by Edward Weston

“The camera should be used for a recording of life, for rendering the very substance and quintessence of the thing itself, whether it be polished steel or palpitating flesh.”

-Edward Weston (B. March 24, 1886 – D. January 1, 1958)

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Joe McNally

 From “The Power of Light” for the National Geographic, on top of the Empire State Building.
From “The Power of Light” for the National Geographic, on top of the Empire State Building.

“The qualities that I think get underestimated quite often are durability and tenacity and a willingness to just keep at it. Time spent behind the camera is just phenomenally important.”

– Joe McNally (born July 27, 1952)