"I shoot a little bit, maybe two rolls, medium format, which is 20 pictures, and if it's not working, I change the position."
"If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude."Annie Leibovitz on Maya Angelou
"Change does not roll in on the wheels of inevitability, but comes through continuous struggle. And so we must straighten our backs and work for our freedom. A man can't ride you unless your back is bent."Annie Leibovitz on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference."Annie Leibovitz on Reinhold Niebuhr
"Change will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time. We are the ones we've been waiting for. We are the change that we seek."Annie Leibovitz on Barack Obama
"You must be the change you wish to see in the world."Annie Leibovitz on Mahatma Gandhi
"There must be a reason why photographers are not very good at verbal communication. I think we get lazy."
"My lens of choice was always the 35 mm. It was more environmental. You can't come in closer with the 35 mm."
"The pictures of my family were designed to be on a family wall, they were supposed to be together. It was supposed to copy my mother's wall in her house."
"I'm more interested in being good than being famous."
"No one ever thought Clint Eastwood was funny, but he was."