Here in California all we have been hearing and reading about is this season’s “super bloom”. As a result of all the rains we had this past winter the desert and wildflowers are having a banner year. A quick search reveals tons of incredible images of the wildflowers across California.
I’ve never written about my former life as a sell side analyst for an investment bank because it’s ancient history.
Last week I was in a foul mood. I had three photo shoots fall through and one of the models couldn’t even be bothered to return my email.
I recently bought a Taschen book on Polaroids. It was a great reminder about the greatness that an imperfect polaroid can be.
With the advent of Instagram I am inundated daily with ideas and inspiration. Sometimes it smothers me and I feel like my work is less-than. Other times that inspiration feels uplifting and makes me want to go out and shoot.
For the longest time I have read how creative and important it is to carry a camera 24/7. I’ve thought about it many times but always fall back to the lazy 2017 version of that and pull out my iPhone.