Don’t complain Love the pain No pressure, no stress… no strain.
I generally think the stimulus to an artist making new art is this: dissatisfaction with his past work, and the desire to make something new– something even greater, and something that will impress himself even more.
I don’t really care whether people are ‘good’ or ‘bad’ artists or not– I only care whether they are authentic or in-authentic.
You gotta be a selfish photographer.
Dear friend, I am glad to learn in order that I may share.
Dear friend, Make pictures for yourself. Make pictures that bring you joy in life.
Don’t aim to be “great” in life — aim to be “non-small”.
Paint your own mural Quilt work patches Overcome your own visual hurdles.
Dear friend, One of the most difficult things I personally face, and what you might face is overcoming resistance in your photography.
I’m the most self-centered, vain, egotistical, and confident photographer I know— how, and why?
Dear friend, Why do you feel guilty shooting street photos?
Dear friend, What do you really want from photography?
Best student photos from our New York “Finding Your Own Voice” Workshop October 7-8, 2017. There are a few spots left in the upcoming New York workshop 14-15 (last workshop in America for at least a year) and sign up for the upcoming Europe workshops before they are sold out!
As a street photographer, you’re constantly improvising… like a good jazz musician.
Reality: the world as it is. Perception: how you see and experience the world.
I’m EK Not reppin the BK I’m a Queens boy
How do you become an “ethical” Street Photographer, and is there even such a thing?
To promote our new book, ‘CREATIVE EVERY DAY‘, I would like to share some thoughts with you on how you can be a (more) creative photographer– and do it all day, every day.
YOU ARE AN ARTIST. Make, learn, play. Every day. CREATIVE EVERY DAY is your inspirational foundation to spread your creative wings and soar to the next level.
I recently shot a friend’s wedding on a digital medium-format Pentax 645Z, and wondered– what would it like to be to shoot street photography with it?
We are always trying to fill ourselves up. What if we sought emptiness? A cup is only useful when it is empty. A room is only useful to store things when it is empty. Your mind can only be creative, if your mind is empty, and you allow new ideas to enter. Create more space […]
Why am I so vain? To smother the self-doubt and the pain
Best student photos from our two day New York City workshop October 4-5, 2017. Join us on the next workshop. A few spots remaining.