[1913-1997] LIFE photographer
I never photographed a subject more than one or two exposures. Then I'd go on to something else. I don't admire photographers who use motors.
The Great LIFE Photographers by The Editors of LIFE (Author), John Loengard (Contributor), Gordon Parks (Contributor)
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When my father saw me with this little camera at his stone yard, he said, “You don’t need that thing.” He reached into his pocket and took out a pencil and made a sketch of me in no time, and said, “This is all you need.”