Think about the photo before and after, never during. The secret is to take your time. You mustn’t go too fast. The subject must forget about you. Then, however, you must be very quick.
– Henri Cartier-Bresson
„A favorite shot of mine is one of a woman wearing Bulgari jewels and stuffing a chicken. Needless to say, Bulgari thought it was a terrible thing for me to do with their jewels.”
– Helmut Newton
Regardless of whether you speak the language or are familiar with a culture, the picture should hold up.
– Herb Ritts