art conaghan photography | The Face
Subscribe
RSS
Archive
January February March April May June July August (5) September (2) October November December (2)
January (1) February March (1) April May June July (1) August (3) September October November December
January February (1) March (1) April May June July August (2) September (1) October (1) November December
January February March (1) April May June (1) July (1) August (1) September October (7) November December (2)
January February (1) March April May June July August (5) September October November December
January February March April May June July August September October November December
January February March April May June July August September October November December

The Face

October 07, 2015  •  Leave a Comment

"The face is the mirror of the mind, and eyes without speaking confess the secrets of the heart." St. Jerome

 
"Turn your face to the sun and the shadows fall behind you." Anom

 

"God has given you one face, and you make yourself another." William Shakespeare

 

"A portrait is a painting with something wrong with the mouth." John Singer Sargent

 

"Every portrait that is painted with feeling is a portrait of the artist, not of the sitter." Oscar Wilde

 

"I used to try to draw my girlfriends. I think one of the most romantic things that anybody can do is draw a portrait of the person you love." Nick Carter

 

"In a portrait, you have room to have a point of view and to be conceptual with a picture. The image may not be literally what's going on, but it's representative." Annie Leibovitz

Garden party 2014 (2 of 12)Garden party 2014 (2 of 12)

 

"Sensitive people faced with the prospect of a camera portrait put on a face they think is the one they would like to show to the world... Every so often what lies behind the facade is rare and more wonderful than the subject knows or dares to believe." Irving Penn


Comments

No comments posted.
Loading...