Berenice Abbott Quotes

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Born: July 17, 1898, Springfield, Ohio
Birth Country: USA
Died: Monson, Maine, December 9, 1991
Occupation: Artist

1.
Does not the very word 'creative' mean to build, to initiate, to give out, to act - rather than to be acted upon, to be subjective? Living photography is positive in its approach, it sings a song of life - not death.
- Berenice Abbott

2.
Photography can never grow up if it imitates some other medium. It has to walk alone it has to be itself.
- Berenice Abbott

3.
There are many teachers who could ruin you. Before you know it you could be a pale copy of this teacher or that teacher. You have to evolve on your own.
- Berenice Abbott

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