When we are beginner photographers— we want to go “pro”.
I believe in religious tolerance.
What is success in photography and life?
Lately I’ve been reading a lot of haiku poetry — and one of the concepts that inspires me the most is the concept of spontaneity.
I wanted to write you a letter on love and photography:
I have a 25% rule for myself— whenever I feel exhausted, finished, or can’t do any more, I try to push myself 25% more than what I think my “limit” is.
You have the power to become a hero.
Here are some tips on how to make good photos:
Super inspired by the compositions and cinematography (and surprisingly the story-line of the movie: “Suicide Squad”:
Cindy and I are excited to share with you our latest creative collaboration: DARK SKIES OVER TOKYO.
A quick street photography tip: When you’re shooting on the streets, focus on the edges of the frame.
I want to share you a secret; nobody wants to look at your photos. [Read more…] about Nobody Wants to Look at Your Photos
Don’t care about what others say— just shoot freely.
In life and street photography— we are given decisive moments. It is our choice whether to seize it or not.
Super-inspired by Kendrick Lamar’s new music video for his new song: “HUMBLE”:
don’t cower, like a deer
in the headlights
Do you live to photograph, or photograph to live?
All the cameras we have are good enough — the limiting factors are the software (how good is the user-interface, helpful features, as well as ease of use). [Read more…] about Why Software is the Future of Cameras
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I want to write you a letter on how and why to photograph life:
“Fear never advanced any man to the highest standing.” – Pubilius Syrus
Most of us are scared shitless to do what we are interested, curious, or passionate about— because we fear failure. [Read more…] about Action Cures Fear
I love America, and her ideals of freedom for all:
Conquer your fears and meet new peers:
- Apr 29-30: Bangkok – Street Photography (Hosted by Monogram Asia)
- Sept 13-17: Tokyo – Street Photography Experience
- Oct 4-5: NYC – Conquer Your Fears in Street Photography
- Oct 7-8: NYC – Discover Your Unique Voice in Photography
For any questions about workshops or returning student discounts, contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Here are all of the free downloads available to you, with love:
Start from age 90 (on deathbed; and live in reverse):
From Aesop Fables, some personal notes for myself:
Don’t see yourself as a “photographer” — just see yourself as a kid running around with a camera. [Read more…] about Don’t Photograph; Play