chasejarvis RAW: Flying High In Telluride [BTS Video on REI Commercial]

Last week when I posted the broadcast commercial for REI that I recently directed, I promised a behind-the-scenes vid. So here ’tis — the focus here on the epic aerial shots we nailed usin... See full article

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Blend of Old Analog & New Instant Digital: The Polaroid Z340

Got a wild hair one day last week and had a BLAST making this little video about the new Polaroid Z340 — a blend of old analog and new digital technologies. Hope you dig it enough to have a laug... 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? It looks like http://www.creativeLIVE.com/live looks for the rest of 2011. Thats right…24 hours a day, 7 days a week for the ... See full article

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The Portfolio Edition on Chase Jarvis LIVE with Allegra Wilde

In case you missed our December 6th episode of Chase Jarvis LIVE, it was all about the portfolio. We had Allegra Wilde, visual strategist and co-founder of eyeist.com on the show, talking about common... See full article

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New Work: REI Ski & Snowboard 30-Second Spot

VERY stoked to finally share some of my latest commercial director work that’s playing all over your TV’s here in the USA. It’s the new 30 second broadcast TV spot for that great out... See full article

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When The Music MattersInterview with Commercial Composer McKenzie Stubbert

Erik here…As the resident video editor here at Chase Jarvis Inc, Im on a never ending search for music. Often times the music drives the edit. The rhythm of the music can have a huge influenc... See full article

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The Best Advice Ever On The Business of Art & Photography Ramit Sethi on #cjLIVE Tues Dec 13

No one has single-handedly given me better insight about the business side of art/photography than has Ramit Sethi. [Go ahead and read that again.] In a single conversation earlier this year he droppe... See full article

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Guaranteed to Look Twice: Powerful Photos of 2 Year Olds Smoking

Don’t view this as endorsement of kids smoking, tobacco or any of that shiznit. But these photos will make you look twice, guarenteed. Regardless of if it’s social, political or commercial... See full article

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chasejarvis LIVE [Tues Dec 6]: Your Portfolio Is Your Most Important Asset

Mark your calendar and join me Tuesday, December 6th [details below] for a mission critical episode of chasejarvis LIVE: The Portfolio Edition. How to choose, create, cultivate the #1 thing that gets ... See full article

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The Hit List: 13 Things Crucial For Your Success [In Any Field]

Success is each to his or her own, but let’s call it like we see it: when you survey the landscape of your creative world, your industry, your career or hobby–whatever field you’re i... See full article

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Were Not Drowning In Photography, Were Getting Rich

“I cant get over the feeling that pictures taken with a camera in a phone that everyone owns [iphone] have no value.” – Excerpt from APhotoEditor, Drowning in Photography Sorry AP... See full article

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How To Photograph Aretha Franklinand How NOT To Sing To Her

Wanna know how to photograph people/celebrities like Aretha Franklin from the guy who has been shooting her covers for the past 7 years? I do too… Fashion, beauty, and celebrity photographer Mat... See full article

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Think You Dont Need to Focus? Think Again.

Been tons of chatter online about the Lytro camera the last few weeks. In case you’ve been living under a rock or too busy to notice, then you’ll be happy to know that the new Lytro camera... See full article

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Special chasejarvis LIVE on Wed Oct 26th Join Us In Person & Mark your Calendar

Friends! Very excited to announce an extra special doozie of a chasejarvisLIVE, on Wednesday October 26th. This one’s not to miss – AMAZING guests to be announced this week and…drumr... See full article

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Canon 5D Mark III Pre-Production Camera

Someone just sent this to me. “Chase Jarvis has a Pre Production Canon 5d Mark III”. Yeah, I guess that makes it true… (guessing it’s the handy detective work of Dave @ Learnin... See full article

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How 50 Artists Raised $125,000 for Charity in One Night

Remember the group fine art show I was bubbling about in September? I intro’d it here, updated the project here. In short, 50 fellow artists — some of the worlds best known photographers, ... See full article

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10 Things Every Creative Person (Thats YOU) Must Learn

Here is a list of 10 things I’ve learned the hard way that every photographer, designer, creative–hell, every creative person–should know. 1. Experts arent the answer. The blogs, ... See full article

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Preset Photo Adjustment Follow Up Debate is Split, Scott Chimes In

Its been gratifying to see that the great preset debate from my earlier post is not isolated to this office, instead there seems to be a lot of interest in this topic and a fairly even split in fav... See full article

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Stay Hungry, Stay Foolish. The Day I Bumped Into Steve Jobs.

I once bumped into Steve Jobs and Jonathan Ive walking out the front door at the Apple Headquarters in Cupertino. Almost literally bumped into them. I had my head buried in a text message on my iPhone... See full article

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Preset Photo Adjustments: Instant Gold or Drab Repetition?

Scott here. Many of you know that I’m the primary retoucher here around the Chase Jarvis studio. I was surprised to get into a fairly spirited debate the other day with some of my co-workers. Th... See full article

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3 Insights on the Evolution of Photography & Filmmaking (via Photoshop Touch)

I’m sitting in the green room right now about to take the stage with Adobe CTO Kevin Lynch down here in LA. By the time you’re reading this, I’ve just announced a new tablet form of ... See full article

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Developing Your Photographic Style: Excerpt From A Chat with Zack Arias

I recently got a flood of questions via Twitter asking about developing a personal photographic style, which made me think about a million conversations I’ve had with my photographer buddies ove... See full article

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Feedback: New Nikon 1 System: V1 & J1 Cameras, plus Lenses

Alright photo geeks. Indeed, Nikon just announced their new line of compact cameras, the “1″ series. Two bodies — the V1 and the J1 — along with four lenses: a 10mm f/2.8, 10-3... See full article

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Socially Connected Creatives Make More Money, Have More Success

Hey there Mr./Ms. Creative. How are your social skills? Think you can get by on raw talent? Think your agent, rep, manager or business partner is going to take care of that fluffy customer-facing stuf... See full article

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London Riot Photographer Amy Weston Tells All About Getting The Shot

You might recall my recent post in the wake of the London riots, where photographer Amy Weston captured a woman jumping from a burning building here. I’ve been in those situations a few of times... See full article

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