PhotoJournal: Trees and Snow, Hudson Valley

If there's one lesson I've learned as a landscape photographer that proves its value over and over again, it's the idea that "ideal light" is independent of the actual time of day. That may strike you as a controversial statement. But what if you start with the premise that a successful image is fundamentally based on strong composition? Ideal light…

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Tom Asacker on Creativity

"Make no mistake: culture’s script limits your thoughts and your potential. It shelters you from life, distorting your perceptions, eliminating choice and free will, and preventing you from discovering your truest self and living with a fullness of being. And that’s what causes perpetual discontent, a lack of creativity, and the slow suffocation of your spirit." Excerpt from the great book…

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Announcing the CreativePath Podcast

I'd like to start 2019 wishing you all a very Happy New Year, as well as announce my latest project: The CreativePath Podcast. It will be published on our other site where I offer online courses, CreativePath Workshops, but I will share each episode here as well.  It's something I've been thinking about for a while, partly because l love…

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What Keeps Me Motivated

As we come to a close on 2018, I wanted to share some thoughts on motivation. I was recently asked by a friend what my morning ritual was, and as I explained my daily habits, he asked: “what motivates you?” I had to pause and think carefully because many things came to mind, yet I wanted to share the deepest…

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