Born in Hoboken, New Jersey, in 1864, and schooled as an engineer in Germany, Alfred Stieglitz returned to New York in 1890 determined to prove that photography was a medium as capable of artistic expression as painting or sculpture.
Alfred Stieglitz (January 1, 1864 – July 13, 1946) was an American photographer and modern art promoter who was instrumental over his fifty-year career in making photography an accepted art form. In addition to his photography,Original article
I am not a painter, nor an artist. Therefore I can see straight, and that may be my undoing.
The goal of art was the vital expression of self.
Photographers must learn not to be ashamed to have their photographs look like photographs.
Wherever there is light, one can photograph.
Several people feel I have photographed God. May be.