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Minor Martin White
Born Minor White
(1908-07-09)July 9, 1908
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Died June 24, 1976(1976-06-24) (aged 67)
Boston, Massachusetts
Nationality American
Education University of Minnesota
Known for Photography

Be still with yourself until the object of your attention affirms your presence.
Minor White
I'm always mentally photographing everything as practice.
Often while traveling with a camera we arrive just as the sun slips over the horizon of a moment, too late to expose film, only time enough to expose our hearts.
Minor White
No matter how slow the film, Spirit always stands still long enough for the photographer It has chosen.
Minor White
A very receptive state of mind… not unlike a sheet of film itself – seemingly inert, yet so sensitive that a fraction of a second's exposure conceives a life in it.
Minor White