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Camera Shy Quotes

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"Once bitten twice shy." - Proverbs

"As a little girl, I was always shy, but in front of the camera I wasn't." - Bar Refaeli

"Being a shy person, I always felt strange outside with my camera." - Kim Weston

"I'm actually pretty shy in real life. But I guess in front of the camera, I focus." - Ranbir Kapoor

"I have seldom been described as shy." - Nicholas Sparks

"I'm very shy, I feel very awkward." - Jessica Chastain

"The camera does not lie." - Proverbs

"Off-camera lives are unverifiable." - Don Delillo

"I was very shy, and it was a lot easier for me to communicate if I had a camera between me and other people." - Dennis Hopper

"When the attention is on me, off-camera, I get uncomfortable - sort of shy and at a loss for words, as you can probably tell?" - Guillermo Diaz

"In social situations, when I'm surrounded by people, I become very shy. But if there's a camera in front of me, I feel free." - Bae Doona

"I play football, and most football players are camera shy. We just want to be left alone; we just want to stick to what we do." - Reggie Bush

"the little street Into its gloom retires, secluded and shy." - Laurence Binyon

"You bet I'm shy. I'm a shyster lawyer." - Groucho Marx

"One must not be shy where language is concerned." - Ann Patchett

"A shy failure is nobler than an immodest success." - Khalil Gibran

"The flower of sweetest smell is shy and lowly." - William Wordsworth

"I'm shy." - Phillip Lim

"The camera cannot, but the photographer can." - Ansel Adams

"The camera is a kind of license." - Diane Arbus

"I can't hold a camera anymore." - Eve Arnold

"I prefer working behind the camera." - Terrence Malick

"Actually, I think I'm funnier off-camera." - Teri Polo

"I don't like to be in front of the camera - my place is behind the camera." - Vilmos Zsigmond

"I'm camera shy. I don't necessarily like being front and center. I'd rather not have my face all up in everything. I'm not trying to be some mysterious producer or anything like that." - Galcher Lustwerk

"When you're shy, a camera becomes an entry into life. It was a kind of shield I could hide my shyness behind, and it allowed me to become an active observer rather than a passive one." - Lynn Johnston

"Photography came as a substitute. I was painfully shy and found talking to people difficult; a camera in hand gave me a function, a reason to be somewhere, a witness, but not an actor." - Martine Franck

"I'm really shy with my acting when it's off, because the camera gives me an excuse to be in character, whereas otherwise I would just feel like an idiot." - Brendan Fehr

"I think I was very shy and introverted when I was younger, and yet, when I got in front of the camera or went out on the town, I was able to go out half-naked and do anything." - Marisa Berenson

"I was very camera shy. People like hot girls, so I put my music to hot girls and it just became a trend. The whole 'enigmatic artist' thing, I just ran with it. No one could find pictures of me." - The Weeknd

"As a young person, and I know it's hard to believe that I was shy, but you could take your camera, and it would take you to places: it was like having a friend, like having someone to go out with and look at the world. I would do things with a camera I wouldn't do normally if I was just by myself." - Annie Leibovitz

"As a young person, and I know it's hard to believe that I was shy, but you could take your camera, and it would take you to places: it was like having a friend, like having someone to go out with and look at the world. I would do things with a camera I would' do normally if I was just by myself." - Annie Leibovitz

"As a young person, and I know it's hard to believe that I was shy, but you could take your camera, and it would take you to places: it was like having a friend, like having someone to go out with and look at the world. I would do things with a camera I wouldn't do normally if I was just by myself." - Annie Leibovitz

"He was painfully shy, which, as is often the manner of the painfully shy, he overcompensated for by being too loud at the wrong times." - Neil Gaiman

"Im pretty shy when I go home because I was pretty shy growing up, and I think I go back to that person." - Kerry Condon

"If you think shy, you act shy." - Arfa Karim

"I was very shy. I'm still shy." - Patti Labelle

"The important thing is not the camera but the eye." - Alfred Eisenstaedt

"Take your camera off automatic. You are the photographer." - Steve Coleman

"Nobody should touch a Polaroid [camera] until he's over sixty" - Walker Evans

"The camera lies all the time - lies 24 times/second." - Brian De Palma

"The best camera is the one you have with you." - Jay Maisel

"A camera has interesting ideas of its own." - John Szarkowski

"Let the subject generate its own photographs. Become a camera." - Minor White

"The camera basically is a license to explore." - Jerry Uelsmann

"I do not see eye to eye with the camera." - Isak Dinesen

"With a camera, one has to love individual cases." - Robert Adams

"The camera was another weapon in the wars of domination." - Lucy R. Lippard

"I'm gay. It feels so weird saying it on camera!" - Lucas Cruikshank

"'I am a camera' but it is a discontinued model." - Bill Jay

"I made the intentional choice to step behind the camera." - Kathy Ireland

"If you think it, the camera will see it." - Wes Craven

"The camera is as subjective as we are." - Bertrand Russell

"[The small camera] taught me energy and decisiveness and immediacy ... The large camera taught me reverence, patience, and meditation." - Joel Meyerowitz

"I am very proud of my husband, both behind the camera and in front of the camera." - Pauletta Pearson Washington

"I love goofing around, and I love breaking people's balls. I do it off camera, as well as on camera." - Vinnie Jones

"Be thoughtful of others and you will not be shy, for they are incompatible addictions." - Robert Breault

"The violet thinks, with her timid blue eye, To pass for a blossom enchantingly shy." - Frances Sargent Osgood

"Off stage, Im very quiet and very reserved and kind of shy." - Tessanne Chin

"One must shy away from questionable undertakings, even when they bear a high-sounding name." - Albert Einstein

"I was a fairly shy person - not the hand raising type." - John Green

"Love tought me to cry. So come on courage, teach me to be shy." - Damien Rice

"Go see old virgins! Now ask a strange boy out, you shy, Retarded thing!" - Maureen Johnson

"I don't know if it is obvious, but I am extremely shy." - Candice Swanepoel

"Be thoughtful of others and you will not be shy, for they are incompatible addictions." - Robert Brault

"Love comes with a knife, not some shy question, and not with fears for its reputation!" - Rumi

"One is always half mad when one is shy of people." - Robert Walser

"I've always been really shy. I was always afraid of any kind of confrontation." - Sharon Van Etten

"I've always found Mr. Disney to be somewhat of a shy person, a kid at heart." - Annette Funicello

"I'm painfully shy." - Lindy Booth

"I'm actually really shy." - Harry Shum Jr

"I've always been shy." - Miuccia Prada

"I was pretty shy." - Seann William Scott

"Normally, I'm so shy." - Jessica Simpson

"I was quite shy." - Sarah Burton

"In a lot of ways I look at these old photos, and I don't know if I would have been able to communicate with these people on this level if I didn't have a camera. I think I would still be so shy." - Ryan Mcginley

"My parents, though very loving, were not what one would ever describe as outgoing and therefore when I was young I was quite shy and socially awkward. Having a camera changed all that. It gave me an excuse to go anywhere and approach anybody." - Derek Ridgers

"Some of the greatest actors on the planet are the most insecure people. Now I don't know if that insecurity necessarily equates to a lack of confidence. Some people are just very shy individuals. You give them a character to play and a script, and you put them in front of a camera or on a stage, and they just go." - Eric Dane

"I'm quite shy. Television presents an amplified version of yourself. When I'm on camera I'm pumping more adrenaline, I'm being a bit more engaging than I am in everyday conversation, but that's normal, isn't it? Otherwise nobody would want to watch." - Kevin Mccloud

"Shy and proud men... are more liable than any others to fall into the hands of parasites and creatures of low character. For in the intimacies which are formed by shy men, they do not choose, but are chosen." - Henry Taylor

"I was shy. I was more than shy." - Marion Cotillard

"I've always been quite shy. Very confident but very shy." - Ruth Wilson

"The shy man does have some slight revenge upon society for the torture it inflicts upon him." - Jerome K Jerome

"I fear the day when the Kuffar are proud of their falsehood, and the Muslims are shy of their faith." - Umar

"Anyway, since when are you shy? Just talk to him already!' ' 'And say what? Nice fiddling, handsome man?' 'Absolutely." - Laini Taylor

"Your eyes make me shy" - Anais Nin

"Nobody was ever so cunning as to conceal their being so; and everybody is shy and distrustful of crafty men." - John Locke

"When we are eager to be shy and humble about our accomplishments, we lose confidence in our abilities." - Claire Shipman

"Call me what you want b*tch, call me on my sidekick Never answer when it's private, d*mn I hate a shy b*tch Don't you hate a shy b*tch? Yeah I ate a shy b*tch She ain't shy no more, she changed her name to me b*tch hahahaha, yeah, n*gga that's my b*tch So when she ask for the money, when you through don't be surprised b*tch." - Lil Wayne

"A little praise is good for a shy temper; it teaches it to rely on the kindness of others." - Walter Savage Landor

"All real democracy is an attempt like that of a jolly hostess to bring the shy people out." - Gilbert K Chesterton

"On a scale of one to ten, I'm probably a six when it comes to flirting. I'm quite shy." - Liam Payne

"The shy and the extroverted have this in common - that they both fancy they are the center of attention." - Robert Brault

"I'm actually introverted and shy." - Ryan Tedder

"But hopes are shy birds flying at a great distance, seldom reached by the best of guns." - John James Audubon

"I'm really a shy person." - Si Robertson

"I was shy at school." - Mia Wasikowska

"I am a shy person." - Ang Lee

"I'm a shy human being." - Ang Lee

"I was shy as a child. Now I'm not really shy any more, unless I'm with shy people. I find it contagious and I don't know what to say. But I don't think shyness is something one should feel apologetic about." - Nigella Lawson

"Never ever say the word shoot when you are taking a picture with a camera because a camera is not a violent weapon." - Ruth Bernhard

"The camera is a remarkable instrument. Saturate yourself with your subject, and the camera will all but take you by the hand and point the way." - Margaret Bourke-White

"I think about it all the time. I love filmmaking. Whether I'd be in front of the camera or behind the camera, I just love that world." - Nicolas Cowan

"...the movie is not a thing which is taken by the camera; the movie is the reality of the movie moving from reality to the camera." - Jean-Luc Godard

"I think that film is still an artform and it doesn't really matter if you're using a digital camera or a film camera." - Vilmos Zsigmond

"I also know what looks good before the camera, how to move the camera, and how to get a story on the screen." - Taylor Hackford

"With film acting, and often when the camera comes very close, you just have to think about something and the camera will pick it up." - Ruth Wilson

"The camera could be a very powerful instrument against discrimination, against poverty, against racism." - Gordon Parks

"It's your own fault for being so camera-ready," I tell Gale. If looks could kill." - Suzanne Collins

"Human vision is untrustworthy, subjective and selective. Camera vision is total and non - objective." - Andreas Feininger

"Your eyes is camera and your brain is a file cabinet." - George Balanchine

"Saying a camera takes nice pictures is like saying a guitar plays nice melodies." - Darren Rowse

"A camera exposes more than just an image. It also exposes the photographer." - Steve Coleman

"My talent lies in the fact that I cannot touch a camera without expressing myself." - Andre Kertesz

"It is the photographer, not the camera, that is the instrument." - Ansel Adams

"Always carry a camera, it's tough to shoot a picture without one." - Jay Maisel

"The camera is one of the greatest liars of our time." - John Gunther

"The camera sees more than the eye, so why not make use of it?" - Edward Weston

"The picture is good or not from the moment it was caught in the camera." - Henri Cartier-Bresson

"When gifts are given to me through my camera, I accept them graciously." - Minor White

"The camera points both ways. In expressing the subject you also express yourself....." - Freeman Patterson

"And the president should be doing more about education than saying, 'Lights, camera, action.'" - Dick Gephardt

"The head of the photographer is more important than his camera" - Philippe Halsman

"To be a gentleman is to be oneself, all of a seam, on camera and off." - Murray Kempton

"There is an aggression implicit in every use of the camera." - Susan Sontag

"The secret of photography is, the camera takes on the character and personality of the handler." - Walker Evans

"As a director who loves the camera you learn a lot." - Alfonso Gomez-Rejon

"All I need is a camera and I'll make things happen" - Keenen Ivory Wayans

"I'd share a pic if the digital camera battery wasn't as flat as 17th century Earth." - Simon Haynes

"The simple act of having a camera, not a cell phone, but a camera-camera, there's a kind of a heightened perceptional awareness that occurs. Like, I could walk from here to the highway in two minutes, but if I had a camera, that walk could take me two hours." - Jerry Uelsmann

"The camera is a fluid way of encountering that other reality" - Jerry Uelsmann

"I wish the camera could smell my armpits. Dude, mine smell good." - Ryan Ross

"I don't own a camera, so I travel with a police sketch artist." - George Carlin

"I just [take pictures] because the camera is something to carry around in my pocket." - Andy Warhol

"The camera can't see space. It sees surfaces. People see space, which is much more interesting." - David Hockney

"I don't trust any camera you can't make out of wood." - Paul Caponigro

"The camera may do justice to laughter, but must degrade sorrow." - W H Auden

"I don't mind looking to the camera -? it's people that throw me." - John Lennon

"Only the camera seems to be really capable of describing modern life." - Alexander Rodchenko

"The simple act of having a camera, not a cell phone, but a camera-camera, there's a kind of a heightened perceptional awareness that occurs. Like, I could walk from here to the highway in two minutes, but if I had a camera, that walk could take me two hours." - Jerry Uelsmann

"I'm the front man, I'm the man on camera, but there's a whole team beyond me." - Bill Moyers

"I just got this new camera. It's very advanced - you don't even need it." - Steven Wright

"I've learned survival secrets from being on camera, and then translated them into everyday life." - Deidre Hall

"It is the photographer, not the camera, that is the instrument." - Eve Arnold

"Lesson number one: Pay attention to the intrusion of the camera." - Eve Arnold

"You don't rehearse jazz to death to get the camera angles." - Stan Getz

"I'm able to move like no one else you've ever seen in front of a camera." - Janice Dickinson

"There are a thousand ways to point a camera, but really only one." - Ernst Lubitsch

"I would definitely stay in the business, be behind the camera maybe." - Devon Sawa

"The world just does not fit conveniently into the format of a 35mm camera." - W Eugene Smith



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