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Rise and Shine (II). Motivation

Rise and Shine (II). Motivation

Motivation. You have it or you don’t. I was once told that nobody can motivate you to do something that you don’t really want to do. Because, as climber Paige Claasen defines it perfectly in Serious About Sarchasm: There is a really fine line between excuses and the reality of how hard this is… It’s so easy(…)

My #creativejuly 2015 book

My #creativejuly 2015 book

July is far over, and with it the #creativejuly, the photographic game that I’ve been organizing in the Internet since 2009. Along the years I’ve set up something with the pictures once the game is over, galleries, books, gigapixel images, etc… This year I’ve decided not to do so, to take a break of the(…)

Dreaming is good. Doing is better.

Dreaming is good. Doing is better.

The last few months have probably been the less active photographically speaking in some years, but the most active in some other aspects in life. Of course I miss taking pictures, but have been so busy doing some other things and being more than a spectator, what being a photographer had somehow become. Photography is(…)

To be or not to be (a photographer)

To be or not to be (a photographer)

Some days ago I read a blog post where the author argued that just taking photographs does not make you a photographer, and set a number of points about who is a photographer and who is a “photographs taker”. I remember being there myself times ago, wondering what to answer when people started asking “Nice photos.(…)