Community Visual Journalism is needed now more than ever

“…you don’t have to travel across the globe to experience new things. Your own backyard is the farthest place away to someone else on the other side of the world.” ~Joey L – Photographer

I’m reiterating this again…

Yes, it’s been awhile since I posted last – As David Hobby has said:

I don’t want to be a full time blogger who also does photography…

But over a year since the last posting?

Yeah, I know…

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Slow Down & Listen

A great quote from @kinfolkmag: “Our frenzied forms of current communication have nearly done away with the need for patience in conversation and correspondence, but our older and wiser predecessors are more practiced in the art of listening. Continue reading

Don’t Waste My Time

If you consult with me, tell me you want to do business and you want to get started right away – that’s great, but don’t waste my time, pick my brain for information I’ve developed over years of professional experience and then put the project on “indefinite hold” (sarcasm mine), or worse, go to a competitor because they’re less expensive.

No wonder the photographic profession has become so difficult to make a living at anymore.

It seems people only want what is cheap without regard for the quality of the work one can produce that only comes through years of professional experience.

Ansel Adams

When words become unclear, I shall focus with photographs. When images become inadequate, I shall be content with silence.