Behind-The-Scenes Photo Gallery From Aspen [Day 4]

Day 4 here, coming at you–almost live–from Aspen/Snowmass. We’ve had an epic previous 3 days…and today the weather turned milky on us. Just white everywhere, with no snow…... See full article

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Video Blog/Update from Aspen-Snowmass Campaign Shoot Day 3

Heading into Day 3 during our Aspen/Snowmass campaign, the weather report was looking sketchy. Lo and behold, we were completely wrong–the weather shifted to pure glory and we were able to make ... See full article

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Day 2 Diary of the Aspen/Snowmass Shoot Nailing It

Yesterday’s scout was epic. After waking at 3:55am Seattle time, flying Seattle >> Denver >> Aspen we arrived and hiked our asses up to 12,395 feet of elevation. Sea level to 12 grand in a few h... See full article

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Follow Along With Our Week-long Campaign Photoshoot For Aspen/Snowmass

Alarm clock at 4am. Right now, 6am. Boarding an early morning flight from SEA to Aspen, CO via Denver. Does this rhetoric sound familiar? If it does, and if you’re a regular around here, youR... See full article

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The Canon 5D MK III is here.

Hey there photo nerds. We’re all in this together and today Canon just added more fuel to the HdDSLR fire – the much-anticipated Canon 5D MK III is here. They made some interesting choices... See full article

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How To Become A Pro Photographer in 5 Simple Steps

Got a note the other day from an aspiring photographer. He wanted to know what it takes to become a pro. I thought–very pragmatically–that it’s really not complicated. HARD maybe, bu... See full article

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Visual Voodoo: People as Street Art

Street artist Mark Jenkins challenges people with his unique sculptures of humans in interesting or compromising situations. Made from packing tape and then dressed in pants and shirts, wigs and jewel... See full article

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The Photography of War: Then and Now

The Vietnam War is often credited as the first conflict that was actually brought into the homes of American civilians. Graphic television reports, blooding images on black-and-white televisions…... See full article

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RE-Watch of the REMIX episode of chasejarvisLIVE with Mike Relm

The concept of the REMIx is a dangerous one. Especially dangerous only if you don’t know what it is, what it means, or why people are saying things like “Talent Imitates, Genius Steals.... See full article

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Broadcasting LIVE Fashion Shoot with the Phantom Flex Camera on #cjLIVE [Wed, February 29th]

Know what its like to be on set during a super-legit fashion shoot? Well turn that up to 11 and tune in to watch the magic — and the chaos — unfold…LIVE this coming Wednesday, Februa... See full article

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Literally The Best Photos In The World

This month, World Press Photo announced the winners of their prestigious annual contest…as usual, the images are astounding. Photojournalism’s Best for 2012. Here’s a few some of my ... See full article

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Know Your Rights as a Photographer & Filmer! [PSA from JGL + ACLU.org]

Want to know what your rights are as a photographer in the USA for shoot photos in public? All of us USA’ers do, as well as anyone who might travel here. So…As a part of his hitRECORD proj... See full article

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The 50 Greatest Cameras of All Time?

Hey photo friends, Erik here. I recently stumbled upon Photography Monthlys article on The 50 Greatest Cameras of All Time. I was a little surprised that my beloved Olympus E-P3 didnt ... See full article

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More Than Just Photos of Hot Women In Mens Underwear [by Craig McDean]

Fashionistas (and fashion photographers) love to play with gender boundaries. Too often IMHO that turns campy, like poorly-executed drag, or tasteless-pushing-offensive. These don’t. Here’... See full article

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Nikon D800 Camera is Here. What do YOU Think?

Alright photo geeks. Indeed, Nikon just dropped another news bomb this week – the much-anticipated Nikon D800 is here. Not unlike the D4, I’ve known about its imminent arrival for some tim... See full article

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Dead Mobsters Remind Us: Success in Your Work is in Your Quirk.

Photos of dead mobsters lying prone, surrounded by articles of clothing and police chalk markings. The crime scene, the murder as art. Equal parts photographer and old-school sleuth Arthur “Weeg... See full article

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Talent Imitates, Genius Steals: chasejarvisLIVE REMIX episode with MIKE RELM [coming Tues Feb 7]

There’s a saying that you should understand. It’s “TALENT IMITATES. GENIUS STEALS.” Now before your undies get in a wad, I’m not saying steal work and pretend it’s ... See full article

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The Freshman Yearbook of Power Nerds, Washington DC Style

Funny segue from yesterday’s political post… Got to thinking about politics and photography…. Though it seems otherwise at time, politicians arent actually celebs. Sure, they get ... See full article

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Horn Toot! Study Reveals that Creativity & Culture Drive Economy

The hopes or goals of creative expression are to make a statement, to generate awareness, initiate reflection, feeling or action. We want the art to do work. Such was the case with my Seattle 100 book... See full article

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No, But I Can Learn

Do you know how to load a roll of film? Work a light meter? Edit slides on a light table? Scan film? Color correct scans? Track a photo inventory? Submit photos to clients? Work with a stock agency? M... See full article

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Mind Prints ?! What The Hell Are Those? [A Fresh Book From Frank Meo]

Picture Monica Lewinsky w a cigar, Hitler in a bunker, the Beatles w their lawyers. It’s all here. Or rather it’s all in your mind… So what does a book look like that is targeted at ... See full article

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An Interview I hope Youll Read [Yours Truly in Juxtapoz Art & Culture Magazine]

I normally don’t post or link to my mainstream media coverage here on the blog–not necessarily because of the perceived horn tooting, but primarily because a lot of those articles are just... See full article

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Nikon D4 Camera Is Here.

Alright photo geeks. Indeed, Nikon just announced the much-anticipated D4. I’ve known about its imminent arrival for some time. So let’s get into it… Heres some highlighted specs:... See full article

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Save Money! Last Minute Tax & Money Considerations for Creatives

Mara here – I handle the money & taxes here around Chase Jarvis Inc – chiming in with a few last minute year end accounting tips for all you creatives out there. In these moments of t... See full article

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Get Schooled: Best Biz Advice for Creatives with Ramit Sethi [chasejarvis LIVE re-watch]

If you weren’t one of the 25,000+ people who watched this show on the day it was broadcast or if you couldn’t take notes fast enough and need to see it again, we rallied and pulled togethe... See full article

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