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Motivation is a photography blog that discusses the creative aspects of photography. The posts will include thoughts about images and their interpretation, photographers and their work, technique, workflow, my ongoing projects, and perhaps even the occasional off topic rant.

Quick Quotes: Ted Grant

When you photograph people in colour you photograph their clothes. But when you photograph people in B&W, you photograph their souls!

Ted Grant


I thought this quote by Ted Grant was very appropriate as a follow up to my last post on using black and white to 'set the mood'.

I was unfamiliar with Ted Grant. He is considered one of Canada's premier living photographers, with a career in photojournalism that spans over 60 years. His website can be found here.