Bill Brandt On Photography

Bill Brandt (May 02, 1904 – December 20, 1983) 

Bill Brandt (May 02, 1904 – December 20, 1983) 

He must have and keep in him something of the receptiveness of the child who looks at the world for the first time, or the traveller who enters a strange country. Most photographers would feel a sense of embarrassment in admitting publicly that they carried within them a sense of wonder, yet without it they would not produce the work they do. It is the gift of seeing the light around them clearly and vividly, as something that is exciting in its own right.