A Few Good Links
Below are some links that got me thinking and a couple just for fun!
I always tell people to shoot from the heart. If you are shooting to please others, to get an easy iconic trophy, or to to get kudos for your ego then your art is shallow. To make more meaningful work, you need to shoot for yourself. You should make images that move you and reach deep into your soul and you should care little what others think. You need to shoot to please your heart. Along this line I really enjoyed one of Guy Tal’s recent excellent essays entitled The Futile Pursuit of Happiness.
Check out the video in this link – – friggin awesome! If you are not blown away by the time lapse work you see in this video, then you must be dead!
Speaking of videos, if you want a laugh check out Charlie Borland’s Hiring a Cheap Photographer or read Zack Arias’ blog post on Top Ten Ways to Become a Professional Photographer.
And finally I leave you with Shooting Strangers