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GERARDO SUTER


I didn't choose photography. Photography chose me. - Gerardo Suter - "Black & White Magazine for Collector of Fine Photography", page 118, February 2001
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I've come to realize that I'm a image maker, not an object maker. Images come to me as photographs because I don't have any other way of express them. I have to translate everything into still or moving pictures. I've learned that reality is not important to me. In the end it is the representation of reality that I'm striving to capture. - Gerardo Suter - "Black & White Magazine for Collector of Fine Photography", February 2001, page: 118

To speak technically photography is the art of writing with light. But if I want to think about it more philosophically, I can say that photography is the art of writing with time. When you capture an image you capture not only a piece of space, you also capture a piece of time. So you have this piece of specific time in your square or rectangle. In that sense I find that photography has more to do with time than with light. - Gerardo Suter - "Black & White Magazine for Collector of Fine Photography", February 2001, page: 118

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