Do Less = Do More. The Art of Being Creative + Productive

I’m a huge fan of the concept of “strategic renewal.” Chasing shiny opportunities, working in a reactive state and dealing with each new email that pops up on your phone is not only ... See full article

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DOing + MAKING Always Trumps Talking About It. Cool Vid Here.

Superfun piece here. Reverse motion isn’t a new technique by any stretch, but it doesn’t need to be. Messe Kopp had a cool idea and executed it – turned out fun and cool. And above a... See full article

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From Obscurity to Internet Sensation How Creatives Can Win the PR Game [Interview with Ryan Holiday]

Ryan Holiday is a media genius who promotes, inflates and hacks some of the biggest names and brands in the world. Hes also the Director of Marketing for American Apparel. Oh, and hes just 25 ye... See full article

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Get Photo Fit How to Properly Maintain Your Body: Interview with Dr. Kelly Starrett

I originally met Kelly Starrett through my pal Tim Ferriss (cjLIVE episode here) – who had nothing but amazing things to say… Kelly is a coach, physical therapist, author, speaker, and cre... See full article

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Survivorman Les Stroud: Produce the Creative Work & Life You Want [TODAY Jan 30, 11am PST]

UPDATE: The LIVE broadcast is TODAY January 30th – 11am SEA time (2pm NYC -19:00 London) – mark your calendars and flip your dial to http://www.chasejarvis.com/live. Les Stroud combined hi... See full article

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Holy Sheep LED Artwork of Sheep Herding [Suspect]

In a virtual world full of fans, circles, followers and friends, today we celebrate the world’s greatest follower: the sheep. Consider: A clever group of Welsh hill farmers dress their flock of ... See full article

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Survivorman Les Stroud: Produce the Creative Work & Life You Want [Wed Jan 30, 11am PST]

The LIVE broadcast is Wednesday January 30th – 11am SEA time (2pm NYC -19:00 London) – mark your calendars and flip your dial to http://www.chasejarvis.com/live. Les Stroud combined his lo... See full article

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Snowshoe Art Creativity Out in the Cold

There’s a magical impermanence to Simon Beck’s “Snow Art,” like low tide beach sculptures or Buddhist sand mandalas. Created using snowshoes and precise orienteering, these sno... See full article

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How to Raise You Rates, Deliver Better Work & Get Paid What You Deserve [Guest Post by Ramit Sethi]

No one has single-handedly given me better insight about the business side of art/photography than New York Times best-selling author, Ramit Sethi. As artists, if we want to make a living with our wor... See full article

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Visual Fuel: 5 Websites Worth the Click [Creative Inspiration]

As a creative you likely already have your ‘go-to’ sources for visual inspiration. There’s certainly no shortage of them; from 500px.com to the Atlantic’s In Focus blog, the in... See full article

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Holiday Sale + Round-the-Clock Creative Education Streaming at CreativeLIVE.com

What does a stream of non-stop 24/7 creative education look like? In case you’ve been on vacation, it looks like what http://www.creativeLIVE.com/live has looked like for the past two weeks̷... See full article

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Photoshoot with the Worlds Largest Mobile Camera [chasejarvisLIVE re-watch]

Last week we received an early Christmas gift at my Seattle studio. Ian Ruhter and his crew brought the world’s largest mobile camera to chasejarvisLIVE to share the process of wetplate photogra... See full article

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LIVE Photoshoot using the Worlds Biggest Camera + The Power of Personal Work [chasejarvisLIVE Wednesday December 19th]

The LIVE broadcast is Wednesday December 19th. Check out the post below and be sure to tune into http://www.chasejarvis.com/live 11am SEA time (2pm NYC -19:00 London) and enjoy the show. See y... See full article

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How the World Learns Julian Germain Captures Classrooms From Around the Globe

If you come around these parts often you know that I have a keen interest in education. The fact is, in order to find success in a creative career or otherwise, learning what’s most important an... See full article

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Your New Hit List: 5 Things That Every Creative Person Should Get (and Give)

Give. Whether to yourself or to a fellow artist in need. Every photographer, director, painter, writer, creative, entrepreneur, whatever mold into which you fit (or don’t) has basic needs. And t... See full article

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Learn How To Learn Anything, Hack Any System & Be Your Best: Tim Ferriss on creativeLIVE

One of the most important characteristics in making one’s way through a creative career or any entrepreneurial endeavor is learning what’s most important and executing against it. What do ... See full article

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Business Essentials for Creative Entrepreneurs with Ramit Sethi

Big news. Ramit Sethi is doing a 3 day intensive course on creativeLIVE starting today. Right NOW in fact. If you know who he is and why I’m so stoked, go to creativeLIVE.com/live RIGHT NOW for ... See full article

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Paradigms Are Cages

Up until the mid-1800s, building a home was a laborious task requiring many hands, heavy lifting and carpentry skills that were becoming less and less common. Then there was the industrial revolution,... See full article

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Selling Your Creative Vision [chasejarvisLIVE with Oren Klaff on Sept 26th]

If you’ve been around my blog or this community for long, you’ll know that my focus is photography and directing, but most of all my guiding mantra is about living a more creative life ... See full article

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Writing Makes Photographers More Creative 5 Easy Tips

Getting personal and a little scientific here… Once our basic three needs are met (and often even when they’re not), there exists within the human species a hard-wired desire to pursue hap... See full article

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Big Art Mob Project Aims to Map a Global Collection of Public + Street Art

Art created for the sole intent of eliciting surprise and delight- often with anonymity – makes the world a more creative place. A story on NPR caught my eye yesterday – about a project th... See full article

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Spilling the Beans on Twit Photo with Leo Laporte + Catherine Hall

In a jet-lagged haze working abroad last week one of those reminder alarms hit my computer desktop while I was buried in some email that said, “Twit Photo 1pm”. After a moment of confusion... See full article

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Time Travel Photography: Blending Centuries in a Single Image

Inspiration is everywhere. Sometimes you just have to look in unexpected places. Like the past. Whidbey Island, WA photographer Jim Adams has done something you don’t see every day: time travel ... See full article

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Forced Perspective: Reality Bending Photography

One of the most powerful things about creating images is the magic of bending reality. In the middle of a city of steel a single flower can be framed to create the illusion of nature. No one knows the... See full article

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Why I Have to Dump the Adobe Creative Cloud!

Excited by the release of Adobe Creative Suite 6 and the prospect of instant access to new versions of the products it contains as they are released, I jumped on the Creative Cloud subscription soon a... See full article

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