"There are no uninteresting things. There are only uninterested people." — G. K. Chesterton


"Photography is the easiest medium with which to be merely competent. Almost anybody can be competent. It’s the hardest medium in which to have some sort of personal vision and to have a signature style." — Chuck Close


"Of course, there will always be those who look only at technique, who ask ‘how,’ while others of a more curious nature will ask ‘why.’ Personally, I have always preferred inspiration to information." — Man Ray


"If you want to make more interesting pictures, become a more interesting person.” — Jay Maisel


"Instagram sucks the life out of photography by encouraging a glut of shallow, narcissistic images and by rewarding endless parroting of the same visual tropes." — Rubi Brant


"Could a greater miracle take place than for us to look through each other’s eyes for an instant?" ― Henry David Thoreau


"All photographs are self-portraits." — Minor White


"There’s no particular class of photograph that I think is any better than any other class. I’m always and forever looking for the image that has spirit! I don’t give a damn how it got made." — Minor White



ALL photos on my Flickr photostream are copyright © Brian Burt. All rights reserved. Unauthorized use or duplication is prohibited.


I do not allow free or paid use of my images for any purpose for any individual or organization—non-profit or otherwise. They are not available for purchase or license. If you like my photos, enjoy them on Flickr. That's what they're here for.


What this means is that it is illegal to use or reproduce my photos outside of Flickr in any way. This includes taking my photos for use on your blog, on your company's web site, in your brochure, in your flyer, in an advertisement, as your background wallpaper on your device, or downloading them to print. Please do not steal my work and use it anywhere else for any purpose.


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Wow very majestic photos, light, color, composition all beautiful ! I LIKE IT !

April 23, 2020
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Vos photos sont fantastiques !! Wow, j'adore !! :)

April 19, 2020

Brian continues to produce amazing night time photos, making Boston appear to be nearly as nice as the Pacific Northwest! He is also very helpful and encouraging to others and inspires me to get out more with my cameras.

October 19, 2009
Jim Nix says:

Briburt consistently delivers exceptional photos that are as interesting as they are beautiful. In particular, his night shots are absolutely stunning. Check out his photostream - you will be very impressed!

October 2, 2009
Me Bee says:

Wow! All I can say is "Wow!" Briburt's pictures are inspiring. Like he says, "If it works, it works."

April 2, 2009