Top 10 Quotes by Ryan McGinley

Ryan McGinley

I want to venture into film more, and I think that a nice way to transition into doing that would be a documentary. I think it would be interesting to find one person that really fascinated me or maybe a band and travel with them, but I don't think I could do it like I used to do it.

Ryan McGinley
I can work with shyness, but for the most part I want people to feel comfortable with me. It's really more about the photographer feeing comfortable right when they walk in that makes the subject feel comfortable.
Ryan McGinley

I'm interested in reaching the masses with my work. It's one of my goals.

Ryan McGinley
I slowly began making a few photos with animals over the years, and I liked how people reacted to them. When I would have the animals on set, I'd notice the way the models would interact with them and there was so much true emotion that you rarely see between two human beings.
Ryan McGinley

It's weird being a photographer because you really have to divorce yourself from the image.

Ryan McGinley
I'm just a photographer, not a movie star. Ryan McGi
Ryan McGinley

I have absolutely no interest in creating depressing images.

Ryan McGinley
I've been attracted to Kate Moss since I was a teenager.
Ryan McGinley

Just having the camera, being able to pull back from situations and be an observer, it saved my life... I realised I could find these intimate moments and that people trusted me. That, basically, my camera was magic.

Ryan McGinley
My photographs are a celebration of life, fun and the beautiful. They are a world that doesn't exist. A fantasy. Freedom is real. There are no rules. The life I wish I was living.