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Gear doesn’t make you a good photographer

[exif id="32108"] Photographer David Shaw on finding creativity with less gear. There is a lot of pressure to BE one of those people with the huge camera bag and big lenses. But the reality is that your gear has nothing to do with how good you are as a photographer. Gear helps, it’s even necessary to a certain extent, but its presence or price tag is not reflective of you, the photographer. It’s the images that matter.…

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Sunday Paper - Medical Aid, Privacy, Art

Sunday Paper, Rucksack, Magazine, Camera, Pocket Watch, Notebook, Leather, Range Finder Camera, Camera, Ruck

There are many more disabilities that are misunderstood and demonized. I think we need to rethink our engagement with all of them, all the time.John Saddington Privacy is a feature. Glenn Greenwald, in a TED Talk called Why Privacy Matters, said it best (emphasis mine): Over the last 16 months, as I’ve debated this issue around the world, every single time somebody has said to me, “I don’t really worry about invasions of privacy because I don’t have anything to…

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Openings For Action

When setbacks, missteps, and failures occur, instead of getting stuck in a downward spiral (which can sometimes be the worst kind of stuck), we course-correct, discover, and create magic along the way—improvisational flexibility becomes an essential art. Failures become a platform, a ladder, a means to fulfill the game we’ve taken on, and what it gives birth to, and what it attracts, what we can make happen, has the power to reshape the course of events. Barry Grieder, Landmark Forum…

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Learning To Code

The future belongs to those who create. And creating isn’t limited or bounded by the ability to program or code.[fusion_builder_container hundred_percent="yes" overflow="visible"][fusion_builder_row][fusion_builder_column type="1_1" background_position="left top" background_color="" border_size="" border_color="" border_style="solid" spacing="yes" background_image="" background_repeat="no-repeat" padding="" margin_top="0px" margin_bottom="0px" class="" id="" animation_type="" animation_speed="0.3" animation_direction="left" hide_on_mobile="no" center_content="no" min_height="none"][Randy Murray](http://whowritesforyou.com/2013/07/16/not-every-child-needs-to-learn-how-to-code/) I fully agree. I learned to code on my own in early high-school. I enjoy writing code now as much as I enjoyed it back then. But I've also learned to create art via [my photography](http://khurtwilliams.com).…

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