Snapshots from Brazil

Here are some behind-the-scenes snapshots of my time here in Brazil with Mike Horn. Although we are almost done here, our collaboration with Mike and the Pangaea is just beginning. Much much more to c... See full article

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How far can you go in one year?

It has been just over one year since my last encounter with the Pangaea. I met Mike Horn and his crew onboard the Pangaea in Seattle last summer shortly after our adventure in the South China Sea toge... See full article

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Notes from Brazil: Hanging 60 feet off the deck

When youre hanging off the mast of a sailboat 60 feet above the Atlantic Ocean, there is a tendency to ask the question, Am I supposed to be here? But its good to be asking that question o... See full article

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Be Committed to Your Vision

Commitment to your vision is important. Just ask my friend Mike Horn. I mentioned in my post yesterday (about imagination inspired by travel photos) that I was scurrying around getting ready for a tri... See full article

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Photographing the Imagination or is it Imagining the Photograph?

Albert Einstein said “Imagination is more important than knowledge. For knowledge is limited to all we now know and understand, while imagination embraces the entire world, and all there ever wi... See full article

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The Hardest Photos To Capture: Pro Photographer Showdown Winner Brian Nevins

Brian is a decade-long veteran shooter, with images to prove it. I meant to highlight his work immediately after he took Best in Show and People’s Choice awards at the action-sports-focused R... See full article

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Dark & Artistic: Award-Winning Photos from Afghanistan

I’ve posted about war photography in the past and I still believe it to be one of the single most powerful aspects of humanity that photojournalists can capture..and capture creatively. War is n... See full article

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The Impossible Cool: Stunning Portraits of Bad-ass Tastemakers from the Past 100 Years

What do Tom Waits, David Lynch, Debbie Harry, and Mark Twain all have in common? They’re all…ahem…impossibly cool. And they’ve all recently been featured on The Impossible Cool... See full article

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Learning Speedlights The First Step in Expanding Your Photography with Lighting

Beginner or emerging photographer? Well, once you know whats happening with your camera and all those dials, its time to take on lighting and flash photography. In taking that next step – ... See full article

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chasejarvis60: Guy Kawasaki

Here’s another 60 Second Portrait, starring Guy Kawasaki this time. I shot this after our recent episode of chasejarvisLIVE. If you dig it, check out the rest of my 60 Second Portraits here.... See full article

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Photography 101: The Radical Camera + New Yorks Photo League

Every so often, I discover or am reminded of tectonic shifts in photography that seem to be little-known by the exploding world of photographers. No harm, no foul; but in those cases, I feel feel a so... See full article

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Learning from Startups Helps You Run YOUR Creative Business [SXSW Advise This Panel with Chase Jarvis, Tim Ferriss, Gary Vaynerchuk, Tony Conrad and J.R. Johnson]

As we artists continue to be forced to become entrepreneurs in our own right (see this episode of #cjLIVE with Zoe Keating), all things entrepreneurial are of interest to me… How can we channel ... See full article

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chasejarvisLIVE: Zo Keating Artist as Entrepreneur + Mind Blowing Cellist [Re-Watch]

Posted for your enjoyment. If you missed this LIVE show with Zoe Keating (or if you didn’t…!) you’ll want to take a peek. For one, IMHO it’s some of our most beautiful footage ... See full article

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MCA (Adam Youch) of the Beastie Boys Dead at 47 RIP

The Beastie Boys wrangled punk rock and hip hop together like no-one before or since – they were a huge inspiration to me starting way back 1986 – the first concert where I can remember my... See full article

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Man vs. Wild: Pieter Hugos Incredible Photos of Hyenas with Men

Sometimes, however, what starts with a cool cellphone picture sent from a friend becomes an amazing, thought-provoking piece of photojournalism that probes the relationships between humans at the wild... See full article

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Astronaut Soichi Noguchi Tweets Amazing Photographs From Space

While those of us here on Earth are Tweeting our brunch pictures and the occasional trite shot of a vacation sunset, astronaut Soichi Noguchi (follow him at @Astro_Soichi) has been Tweeting amazing ph... See full article

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Artist as Entrepreneur: Making Art + A Living with Zo Keating on #cjLIVE Wed May 2nd

Now more than ever before, we artists are entrepreneurs. Born from opportunity or necessity or both, we have become the CEOs of ourselves. We create our art and our brand, and then–regardless... See full article

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What Photos Would You Want In Prison?

We’re so innundated with photos these days. If you miss a loved one, you can just pull up a Facebook page or shoot them a text asking for a picture of what they’re doing. But what if you w... See full article

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Emerging Talent: IGNACIO TORRES + His Stellar Project

Young NYC based photographer Ignacio Torres gave me cause for pause with his fascinating photographs that look like they come straight from the mind of Carl Sagan (“we are all made of star stuff... See full article

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The Lumineers Performance Is Sooo Tasty [replay of April 3rd chasejarvisLIVE]

Posted for your enjoyment, The Lumineers perform a stunning set on chasejarvis LIVE, recorded April 3rd at my Garage studio in Seattle. Guest appearance but one of the best radio DJ’s in the wor... See full article

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Stunning Images from Tornado Alley [Consider Helping Out]

In the last few months, tornados have ripped through much of midwest. The wreckage is crazy, many people have lost everything–some even their lives–and aide workers are doing their best to... See full article

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Actor Adrian Grenier [Entourage] Tells All on #cjLIVE this Tues April 10

You most likely know Adrian Grenier as ‘Vincent Chase’ the studly star of the HBO Series Entourage. But on this coming Tuesday, April 10th he’ll join me on chasejarvis LIVE and you&#... See full article

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EMERGING TALENT: Cole Rise + His Most-Ethereal Landscapes

There has always been something haunting to me about farmland in the off-seasons, when everything is yellow and wilted, or when snow sits quietly in the trenches that are usually full of blooming crop... See full article

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Emerging Talent: Interview with 17-Year-Old Alex Stoddard on his 365 Project

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, we’ve all heard of the 365 day projects – where a photographer takes a photo of something in their life every day for a year. (You might also ... See full article

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Natural Light Techniques to Make Amazing Travel Portraits

Being on the road often limits the amount of gear we want to take with us as photographers. By learning and getting more comfortable with natural light we can not only help lighten our bags, but it... See full article

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