Tagged: inspiration

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Moving The Chains

Earlier this week, I was looking through iTunes for new podcasts to listen to (because what I really need is another podcast to listen to) and I happened upon something that frankly made my...

Robin Wight

Five For Friday #119

“Creativity is not a talent. It is a way of operating.” – John Cleese Robin Wight was inspired to create these fantastical wire fairy sculptures after trying out a new camera in his garden....

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Process Driven #02: Dalton Campbell

After his business imploded, Dalton Campbell decided he needed a change. He sold everything he owned, packed a single backpack of clothes and essentials, grabbed his camera and left for Europe without any sort...

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Five For Friday #117

“It is good to love many things, for therein lies the true strength, and whosoever loves much performs much, and can accomplish much, and what is done in love is well done.” – Vincent van...

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Five For Friday #115

“A ship is safe in harbor, but that’s not what ships are for.” – William G.T. Shedd Driving from Southern California through the desert to Arizona you’ll pass through a very small town called Ludlow,...

Alex Honnold

Five For Friday #114

“The moments of happiness we enjoy take us by surprise. It is not that we seize them, but that they seize us.” – Ashley Montagu Living a creative life does not have to mean...

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Five For Friday #113

“You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.” – Mae West Rocky McCorkle shot his 85-year old neighbor every Sunday for five years in order to put together this massive...

Glen McClure

Five For Friday #112

The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing. – Walt Disney Every year I look forward to seeing the contributions for the National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest and this year is...

Xiao Yang

Five For Friday #111

“Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.” – Winston Churchill Xiao Yang blends together her love of abandoned, ghostly places with seemingly isolated, lonely people creating wonderful...

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It’s A Tool – Not A Trophy

The first SLR I ever owned was a Pentax Super Program, which I bought at Frank’s in Highland Park during my sophomore year of high school. It was a terrific camera – definitely a step...

Dave and Kristin McGuire

Five For Friday #110

“Let me keep my distance, always, from those who think they have the answers. Let me keep company always with those who say ‘Look!’ and laugh in astonishment, and bow their heads.” – Mary Oliver...

Dave Engledow

Five For Friday #109

“The most wonderful inspirations die with their subject, if he has no hand to paint them to the senses.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson Dave Engledow claims to be the “world’s best father” and shows...