[1889 – 1963] A French poet, novelist, dramatist, designer, boxing manager and filmmaker
A true photographer is as rare as a true poet or a true painter.
appraising in a letter the art of Lucien Clergue.
Views on nudes by Bill Jay
ISBN: 0240507312 Page: 67 This book is available from
Nothing is more intriguing than a still photograph in the middle of a motion picture... Just as an accident is a cry changed into silence and not a silence after a cry, photography is speed rendered motionless...
The only way to kill death is through photography.
The runner stopped dead, lost his balance, froze in one of those violent attitudes in which the photographers petrify living reality.