Fear and the Monument

Listen Subscribe via RSS  or  iTunes Fear is one of the most powerful and universal emotions in the human experience—perhaps second only to love in how dramatically it can affect our behavior. Whether or not all fear […]

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Artistry/Technology

“A brush is technology. A brush. The first technology is brushes, pencils, pens. Things like that are technology of course.” – David Hockney The global multidisciplinary cultural organization, Liberatum, is exploring the boundaries between creativity and […]

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Words on the Street: Stanley

Listen Subscribe via RSS  or  iTunes Stanley is a drummer—actually, percussionist is probably more accurate, especially if calling someone (or oneself) a drummer is predicated on playing actual drums. On any other day, Stanley may well be […]

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The Things We Do For Love—Why Self-Investing Isn't Self-Indulgence

“It’s about investing the time to explore and refine your art and finding your creative voice.” – Patrick Shipstad Listen Subscribe via RSS  or  iTunes When a child shows an interest in something like sports, the arts, activities, […]

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An Unlikely Recovery

“That’s one small step for [a] man, one giant leap for mankind.” – Neil Armstrong Listen Subscribe via RSS  or  iTunes On a recent episode of On Taking Pictures, Bill and I were discussing the story of […]

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Between Chaos & Control, Part Two [Guest Post]

“Being constantly creative and producing new works for people to enjoy and criticize is both intensely satisfying and painstakingly difficult.” – Kristopher Matheson Part One of Between Chaos & Control is available here. Listen Subscribe via RSS  or  iTunes […]

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ON TAKING PICTURES

ON TAKING PICTURES

Every week, hosts Jeffery Saddoris and Bill Wadman take on the art, science, and philosophy of photography and explore how they play out behind the camera in the process of making images.

CRAFT & VISION

CRAFT & VISION

Host Jeffery Saddoris sits down for engaging conversations with creative photographers who are exploring new ways of seeing, refining and expressing their own unique vision.

PROCESS DRIVEN

PROCESS DRIVEN

Frank, in-depth conversations with makers and creators across a range of disciplines, including photography, art, film and design to talk not only about the what and the how of creativity, but also the why.

A Wellspring of Inspiration

Drink as much as you like

Ray Bradbury

"Don’t think. Thinking is the enemy of creativity. It’s self-conscious, and anything self-conscious is lousy. You can’t try to do things. You simply must do things."

Charles Mingus

“Creativity is more than just being different. Anybody can plan weird; that’s easy. What’s hard is to be as simple as Bach. Making the simple, awesomely simple, that’s creativity.”

George Bernard Shaw

“Imagination is the beginning of creation. You imagine what you desire, you will what you imagine, and at last, you create what you will.”