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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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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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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A Polaroid A Day for 6,000 Days [18 years!]

NYC Photographer Jamie Livingston shot a Polaroid photo everyday for 6,000 days, or, roughly, 18 years. The first shot was of his girlfriend at the time on March 13, 1979. His last photo was on his de... See full article

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Focus on Piper Mackay ~ Africa in her Heart

Piper Mackay, a California-based photographer, and I first met about a year ago via social media. When I first saw her images of Africa, I immediately recognized her passion. It’s the same p... 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 Dream of a Dying Albatross: More Powerful Work from Chris Jordan

While I was in Asia last week, I got a update note from my talented, activist photographer friend, Chris Jordan, with a link to the below, powerful, heartwrenching clip… He’s making progre... 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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Macklemore + Chryde #cjLIVE Re-Watch: Living the Dream + Live Performance

Me and/or my crew have been in Paris, NYC, LA, Seattle, and Salt Lake City in the past 10 days alone. Given that sort of schedule, we don’t always have time/ability to cut together a chasejarvis... See full article

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60 Second Portrait: Chris Jordan

60 Second Portrait of uber talented and visionary photographer Chris Jordan. I just love this. [aside: He’s been on chasejarvis LIVE here – GREAT episode. His website is here. And if you d... See full article

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How to Take Flash Photographs of Blinkers

We have all encountered them. Maybe you are even one of them. I have two of them in my family and they can be very challenging to photograph. I am talking about “blinkers”: those people wh... 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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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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Creative Use of Off-Camera Flash and Ultra-Wide in Wedding Photography

This is a guest post with photographs from talented New Zealand wedding photographer, Perry Trotter. Check out his great photography iPad app. This is one of several images shot at a fall wedding in E... 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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Creative Mojo, Change Your Life, Make a Difference Chris Jordan #cjLIVE Rewatch

Few people that I know who have ever encountered photographer Chris Jordan’s work can dismiss or forget it, let alone NOT be inspired to action. Here’s a re-watch of this TRULY inspiring c... 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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What I Learned From An Experiment in Creative Living

You have certainly heard this from me before, but the more I think about it, study it, and live it, the more I can say definitively that the photographic snapshot has quietly emerged as one of our cul... See full article

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Which Photo is Better A or B? [Sir Mix-A-Lot Album Cover]

A while back I had Grammy Award Winner, Sir Mix-A-lot on chasejarvisLIVE. The guy is smart – dropped some pretty serious knowledge on the show [here's the re-watch if you missed it]. At the end... See full article

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49 Amazing Artists You Must Know [+ Some Other Guy & a Good Cause]

Two weeks ago I announced a labor of love collaboration project (plus some behind the scenes photos…) that’s been underway for the past few months. Its a group art show called Made in P... See full article

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