Henri Cartier-Bresson Quotes

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Born: August 22, 1908, Chanteloup-en-Brie, Seine-et-Marne, France
Birth Country: France
Died: Montjustin, Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, France, August 2, 2004
Occupation: Artist

1.
The creative act lasts but a brief moment, a lightning instant of give-and-take, just long enough for you to level the camera and to trap the fleeting prey in your little box.
- Henri Cartier-Bresson

2.
To me, photography is the simultaneous recognition, in a fraction of a second, of the significance of an event.
- Henri Cartier-Bresson

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