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Monday Missive — August 3, 2020

Quotes “A democracy cannot thrive where power remains unchecked and justice is reserved for a select few. Ignoring these cries and failing to respond to this movement is simply not an option—for peace cannot exist where justice is not served.” … Continue reading

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Monday Missive — May 25, 2020

Quotes “. . . creativity is about doing the work rather than waiting for inspiration or talent to kick in.” — David duChemin “inspiration is for amateurs, the rest of us show up and get to work.” — Chuck Close … Continue reading

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Monday Missive — November 18, 2019

Quotes “I became wary of simple interpretations that assumed fixed and final meanings.” – John Pfahl “Great photography is always on the edge of failure.” – Garry Winogrand “My photographs are not pure: they are a seething wealth of imperfection.” … Continue reading

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Monday Missive — November 11, 2019

Quotes “Ideas, bread and books are all the same–they’re better when they’re shared.” — Seth Godin “Staring out the window to me is very constructive time. I bounce off the walls of my imagination and, every once in while an … Continue reading

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Monday Missive — October 15, 2018

Quotes “The conversations are exasperated, the verdicts swift, conclusive and seemingly absolute. The goal is to protect and condemn work, not for its quality, per se, but for its values. Is this art or artist, this character, this joke bad … Continue reading

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Monday Missive — June 18, 2018

Quotes “But Kandinsky did not intend for his theories to be prescriptive. Artmaking, he insisted, was about freedom.” — From How to Be an Artist, According to Wassily Kandinsky, by Rachel Lebowitz, Jun 12, 2017, Artsy.net “Quitting merely because you’re … Continue reading

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Monday Missive — May 21, 2018

Quotes “Every day you play with the light of the universe.” — Pablo Neruda “To those of you who … have a frustrated streak of anarchy within you: f*ck the rules. Colour outside the lines. Fill your canvas with blazing … Continue reading

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Monday Missive — February 19, 2018

Quotes “… creativity is about two things: the way we think, and the way we turn those thoughts into reality.” — David duChemin “We all start in this medium because of the magic and the challenge is to keep it … Continue reading

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Monday Missive — June 26, 2017

Quotes “I don’t figure out my vision and my direction so I can make photographs, I make photographs so I can figure out my vision and direction.” — David DuChemin, Vision is Better, Episode 61 “That’s how you discover your … Continue reading

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Monday Missive — June 12, 2017

Quotes “It is not the strongest or the most intelligent who will survive but those who can best manage change.” – Charles Darwin “Your opinion is your opinion, your perception is your perception–do not confuse them with “facts” or “truth”. … Continue reading

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Monday Missive – March 13, 2017

Quotes “Every photograph is altered, to one degree or another.” – John Paul Caponigro “Sometimes reality is too complex. Stories give it form.” – Jean Luc Goddard “Your photography is a record of your living.” – Paul Strand Links – … Continue reading

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Monday Missive – September 5, 2016

Quotes “There’s a world of difference between focusing a lens and focusing attention.” — John Paul Caponigro, in “The Power of Abstraction” on Craft and Vision. “The paradox of the flawless record If your work has never been criticized, it’s … Continue reading

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Monday Missive – August 29, 2016

Quotes “The best plans evolve.” – John Paul Caponigro “There’s no correlation between creativity and equipment ownership.” — Hugh MacLeod “Let me, O let me bathe my soul in colors; let me swallow the sunset and drink the rainbow.” — … Continue reading

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Monday Missive – August 15, 2016

Quotes “Art is the great democrat, calling forth creative genius from every sector of society, disregarding race or religion or wealth or color.” – John Fitzgerald Kennedy “It happens a lot. The first frame is the winner.” — Gregory Heisler … Continue reading

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