You don’t make a photograph just with a camera. You bring to the act of photography all the pictures you have seen, the books you have read, the music you have heard, the people you have loved.
—Ansel Adams (via pureblyss)
If I could tell the story in words, I wouldn’t need to lug around a camera.
—Lewis Hine (via pureblyss)
The original Waldorf-Astoria Hotel opens in 1897, combining the Astor and Waldorf hotels. It was destroyed in 1929 to make way for the Empire State Building and the hotel moved to 301 Park Ave. New York City, New York.