KEN DOMON
[1909 – 1990] one of the most renowned Japanese photographers of the 20th century

 
If it is not realistic, it is not photography. - Ken Domon
I would like to devote all my beliefs, experience, and goodwill to establishing the independent social and cultural status of photography as a modern art. - Ken Domon
We should pay attention to the screaming voice of the subject and simply operate the camera exactly according to its indications. When the camera is operated according to these indications, the direct connection between the camera and the subject appears before us. - Ken Domon
The absolutely pure snapshot, absolutely unstaged. - Ken Domon