Posts Tagged Success
"The digital revolution of the last decade has unleashed creativity and talent in an unprecedented way, with unlimited opportunities.
But does democratized culture mean better art or is true talent instead drowned out? And what happens to professional artists and working photographers when everybody is now an artist & a photographer?
What is it about photography which draws me into its realm with such passion. I ponder this question often. I feel like I need to find my own answers. Yet a satisfactory answer always seems out of reach of me. I feel as if I am searching for something unknown along my photographic journey; that the journey has some kind of purpose.... read more
“Some people never try the difficult. They just do what they’ve already done. Say what they’ve already said. Go where they’ve already been. These people figure the easy way is the best way. Then there are people who take the extra trouble, because their bored by what already is. But when you try something new…. [...]
Restless frustration and discontent... that is how I feel about my photography. I suspect I will always feel discontent with the photographs I create. Perhaps you share this frustration, this burning desire to create great photography. If you do then don't let it embarrass you. Don't let it wear you down. And don't give up on it by settling for the mediocre. Embrace it and use it. Enjoy it and let it push your forward.