Posts Tagged: Herb Ritts

Broken shoe

Well, I liked it – that was the main thing. I liked it, but I didn‘t think of it in terms of a career. I didn`t really know; I didn’t really think about it. One thing just led to another until finally I quit my job as a salesman and found myself working as a photographer.

– Herb Ritts

Instant Karma IX

Regardless of whether you speak the language or are familiar with a culture, the picture should hold up.

– Herb Ritts

The Elevator

I think a lot of the time these days people are so concerned about having the right camera and the right film and the right lenses and all the special effects that go along with it, even the computer, that they`re missing the key element.

– Herb Ritts

Shy away

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„I like form and shape and strength in pictures.”
– Herb Ritts



I’d go down to the end of my street, to a garage that had a certain feeling about it, or a particular light; I’d take a picture of a friend who needed a head shot. That’s how I learned, instead of having school assignments and learning camera techniques.

– Herb Ritts

Corpus Hermeticus

Corpus Hermeticus„For me, the most important thing I learned was just honing my eye. I think I had a good eye.”
– Herb Ritts

Păsări înghețate II | Frozen birds II

Pasari inghetate - Frozen Birds“It’s important to let your subjects be themselves.”
– Herb Ritts