11 Quotes About Photography That Will Make Amazing Instagram Captions for Your Best Photos

When you take a really incredible photo, you want to share it with the world—and Instagram is the obvious place to post it.

Not sure how to frame this super special image? Try one of these beautiful quotes about photography as your caption to make it even better.

For your photo of a beautiful memory, perfectly frozen in time:

"A good snapshot keeps a moment from running away."

-Eudora Welty


For that stunning visual you never imagined you'd be able to capture:

"You don't take a photograph. You ask quietly to borrow it."



To that one photo that speaks to your soul in a way you can't express:

"All photographs are accurate. None of them is the truth."

-Richard Avedon


For a gorgeous photo from the past that still makes you glow with pride:

"The best thing about a picture is that it never changes, even when the people in it do."

-Andy Warhol


For the image that tells a story that could inspire a dozen novels:

"Photography is the story I fail to put into words."

-Destin Sparks

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For that photo that reveals someone's true emotions:

"Sometimes, people don't really say what they're really thinking. But when you capture the right moment, it says more."

-Jonathan Byers, Stranger Things


For the image of an event that truly mattered to you:

"If you see something that moves you, and then snap it up, you keep a moment."

-Linda McCartney


For your photo of an inanimate object that's as artsy as it is odd:

"In photography, the smallest thing can be a great subject."

-Henri Cartier-Bresson


For the photo of a loved one that always makes you smile:

"Only photograph what you love."

-Tim Walker


For the photo you'd always dreamed of taking:

"I think dreaming is what leads to good photographs."

-Wayne Miller


For the picture you absolutely love, regardless of its flaws:

"There are no rules for good photographs. There are only good photographs."

-Ansel Adams


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