Some ideas on walking more and shooting more:[Read more…] about Photography motivation tips
A new way to think about motivation:
[Read more…] about Motivation is Movement
To “motivate” yourself means to literally MOVE yourself!
What makes a beautiful photo? How do we better increase our chances of making a beautiful photo? What type of camera do we need, and so forth?[Read more…] about How to make beautiful photos
To become more successful in life, give more and receive (take less).[Read more…] about Become a giver, not a receiver
Life is too short for ugly photos.[Read more…] about Beautiful photos and nothing but beautiful photos!
A thought when listening to some hip hop music and looking through my photos:
I strive to make a visual soundtrack.
My photos are a reflection of me. My photos are imbued with my soul.[Read more…] about The Visual Soundtrack of Your Life
Surreal photos are more interesting, and more artistic.[Read more…] about How to make surreal photography
The beauty of monochrome, blur, grit, and surreal/abstract photography — that it looks different from reality?[Read more…] about Is photography more beautiful when it doesn’t look like real life?
To motivate others literally means to make them move.
What kind of photos do I like to look at? I only like to look at photos which encourage me to move and go out and shoot my own photos!
Strive to study more photographers who motivate you.[Read more…] about Make Photos that Move and Motivate Others
You’re a photographer-artist. Never let anyone talk down on you.[Read more…] about Photographer-Artist
Practical ideas on how to make better photos:[Read more…] about How to Make Better Photos
Why is photography important and essential in our lives?[Read more…] about Why Photography is Essential
Practical thoughts on why iPhone is the best camera:[Read more…] about iPhone photography tips
You don’t need anyone’s permission to do anything.
Perhaps the best life is a life in which you don’t need anyone’s permission to achieve or accomplish anything? A life which you don’t need the judgement of others in order to validate yourself. A life where you can depend 100% on yourself, to achieve your own dreams.[Read more…] about Permissionless Living
Study compositions from other great photographers you admire, break them down, and aspire to take your own compositions to the next level!
Some inspiration from Garry Winogrand:[Read more…] about How to Make More Ambitious Photography Compositions
What is the value of images?[Read more…] about Visual Philosophy
You ever have someone tell you:
“Put away the camera, just enjoy this moment!”
But what if to photograph something WAS to experience it deeper, richer, fuller, with more gratitude and joy?[Read more…] about To Photograph IS to Experience!
A pre-requisite in life:
If you don’t like yourself, how do you expect others to like you?[Read more…] about Like Yourself
What makes great artistic photos? Visual poetry.[Read more…] about Visual Poetry
One of my favorite photo books — part of our ongoing HAPTIC PHOTO BOOK CLUB (Summer):[Read more…] about Photography Composition Lessons from WONDERLAND by Jason Eskenazi
Hey streettogs, super pumped to share that me and Cindy will start a summer book club around photography books.
Check the HAPTIC shop for special summer discounts, as well as the blog for more articles and insights about photo books and publishing! To celebrate our love of books and printing, all print and mobile books in the HAPTIC shop will have new flash sales every week throughout the summer while supplies last.
My First Photography Book Limited Edition Hardcover + Free Mobile Bonus$ 10 – $ 29Sale!
SUITS by Eric Kim Limited First Edition Hardcover Photobook$ 99
The Digital Nomad [FLASH SALE]Sale!
PHOTO JOURNAL: Mobile EditionSale!
ZEN OF ERIC: Empower Yourself with Philosophy and PhotographySale!
PHOTOLOSOPHY: Photography Philosophy CourseSale!
FILM NOTES Mobile & Printable EditionSale!
Street Photography Starter KitSale!
MASTERS Volume 1 Mobile EditionSale!
Ultimate Beginner’s Guide to Mastering Photography Online Course
Ultimate Beginner’s Guide to Photography Entrepreneurship Online Course
30 DAYS TO JUMPSTART YOUR PHOTOGRAPHY Mobile Edition$ 10
HAPTIC PRESS BUNDLE: Street Hunt, Street Notes, Photo Journal, Film Notes + Free Street Notes Mobile & Street Hunt MobileSale!
STREET HUNT: Street Photography Field Assignments Manual Print EditionSale!
HOW TO SEE: Visual Guide to Composition, Color, & Editing in Photography$ 10
STREET HUNT: Street Photography Field Assignments Manual Mobile Edition$ 10
Embark On Your Own Photography Adventure Flowchart$ 1
Ultimate Beginner’s Guide to Mastering Street Photography BookSale!
The primary question of visual philosophy:
[Read more…] about Visual Philosophy
What is the worth of an image. And why are visual art works important?
The bitter in life is better than the sweet.
Bitter coffee as superior to sweet coffee.
Bitter experiences toughen you.
Of course, we should still strive towards the “bitter-sweet”— we need BOTH the bitter and the sweet in life in order to thrive, discover more gratitude in life, and have more power.[Read more…] about BITTER IS BETTER.
If I started photography all over again, this is advice I’d give myself:[Read more…] about Photography tips for beginners
There are many types of photography out there. And honestly, there isn’t a “superior” genre out there.
Better yet — perhaps we shouldn’t separate photography into different types? However at the same time, studying different photography genres is a good way to discover NEW forms or types of photography you might not yet know you’re interested in.[Read more…] about Photography Types
Do Photos tell the Truth? Of course not! This is what makes photography so fun.[Read more…] about Discover Your Own Truths in Photography
These are the photography quotes I believe to be the most true, based on my personal life experiences:[Read more…] about My Favorite Photography Quotes