Posts Tagged ‘inspiration’

Monday Moment Of Zen – What Ever I Wanna Do

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Singer and producer Vennu Mallesh sings a song to you about doing whatever you desire to do in your life. The magic speaks for itself.

Fitness For Your Photography And Your Life – A Call Out To The Community


About 6 months ago, I hit a wall. I’ll be honest, work was overwhelming and my personal life was a mess. Running two companies (the photography and my production company 8112 Studios) takes a toll on your mind and body, not to mention flying about 100k miles a year on assignments. In a sense, I was […]

Monday Moment Of Zen – Making Of Top Gun


These are much longer videos than I normally post, but way more awesome. Check out this 2+ hour documentary on how the 80′s action movie Top Gun was made. Incredible and inspiring in regards to production and creative development.

A Wedding, Photography, And The 10 Year Itch (Not To Be Confused With Wedding Photography)


I’ll always remember how this feels. It’s a hot sticky Mississippi summer night and I’m accidentally and completely overdressed, wearing a suit and tie which feels more like a sauna inside than a fashion statement. Acoustic lyric-less renditions of class rock songs are playing quietly on the speakers in the background as I look down […]

Key To Developing A Successful Freelance Photography Career – Keep Busy


I’m not going to pretend I am the richest photographer, or most successful, but I do pay my bills, get published regularly, and rather enjoy my career in photography and filmmaking. People often ask what is my big piece of advice for launching a career in professional photography that can sustain you full time. Well, […]

Monday Moment Of Zen – Thumbs Up For Rock And Roll!

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Here is a little inspiration to start off your Monday. This kid has the right idea. If you believe in yourself you can do it! Just keep trying! Really cute little guy. I was inspired. THUMBS UP FOR ROCK AND ROLL! That’s what I say every morning. [hat tip to Joe]

With My 30th Birthday Here: Lessons I’ve Learned From My 20′s


Today I turn 30. It feels very surreal. Sure, I know I have plenty of life to live (unless I do something stupid and dangerous lol), but I remember when I thought being 30 was “old” and yet, I still feel like a kid. Although, like the saying goes, you’re only as young as you […]

Inspirational Lance Armstrong Nike Ad

This ad entitled “Lance Armstrong Racing Against Cancer” reminds me of the classic Michael Jordan Nike ads. Makes me want to get outside and run right NOW.

Some of My Talented Photography Friends


Happy Monday everyone! Sorry, for the lack of updates, I have been out of the country doing some fun photoshoots.  Will be posting a lot of new content this week. Also, the new blog is almost ready!  In the meantime, check out the photography sites of my good friends: Michael Turek – An amazing international […]

Inspirational short video by AARP

Seems everyone could use a little positive inspiration in this social and economic climate.