Best Photo Locations: The Most Amazing Libraries in The World [Photos]

Libraries tend to be some of the most architecturally stunning places in the world. They come in a variety of shapes, sizes, and materials. From authoritarian classical gothic arches to sun drenched... See full article

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Best Photo Locations: The Secret of Isla Ometepe, Nicaragua

Sometimes you have to get off the beaten path to find the real texture in a location. The truth is, locations that are hard to find will reveal new angles and subjects. Trust me, if it’s hard to... See full article

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How To Prepare for Your Commercial Photo or Video Shoot 10 Things Clients Expect In Your Production Notebook

One golden rule to a great photoshoot is to start with great production. A smooth production puts everyone and everything in the right place for the shoot to succeed long before the shutter button get... See full article

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CASTING CALL Need LARGE Family for Commercial Photo Shoot Next Week. Good $$$

Hi friends! Quick favor to ask here would LOVE your help if youre interested or know a family who meets the requirements below. I’ve turned to you guys before for stuff like this and it&#... See full article

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EXTRAS Needed for Photoshoot Monday Nov 5th in Seattle

Hi friends! Quick favor to ask here – would LOVE your help if you’re interested. I need 10 extras to be in the background of an photoshoot TOMORROW – that’s MONDAY NOVEMBER 5TH... See full article

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Best Photo Locations: Manarola, Italia Finding Something Different

If youre primarily an on-location photographer or filmmaker, then you know how much value a great location can add to the shoot. This is the blogs new series, Best Photo Locations, where I featu... See full article

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Aspen Photo Shoot: chasejarvis RAW Behind-the-Scenes Video for Before Aspen Campaign

Real heli’s and remote octo-copters. Flying cameras and world-class athletes. Lots of hard work and a great campaign for one legendary resort. Earlier this year in March you may have tuned into ... See full article

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Best Photo Locations: Abandoned Six Flags In New Orleans

If you’re primarily an on-location photographer or filmmaker, then you know how much value a great location can add to the shoot. So today I’m introducing another Series (ala the ‘Em... See full article

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Creatives: Are You Killing Yourself on Price?

Are the fees or prices you’re charging for your creative services too low? I bet they are. Try doubling the money. You have to deliver the goods, of course, but that’s true in any work. Ch... See full article

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RE-Watch of High Speed / Slow Motion Fashion Shoot with Superfad on Chase Jarvis LIVE

3 weeks ago, I put the $150,000 Phantom Flex camera through its paces during an experimental fashion shoot with my good friend, director Will Hyde from Superfad. We had an absolute blast. We also had ... See full article

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10 Essentials to Go the Extra Mile (for Your Clients + Crew)

Hello, readers! Megan here, Producer at Chase Jarvis Inc. Weve just returned from an amazing 6-day shoot in Aspen, CO. You perhaps read about it here, here, or here. It got me thinking about client... See full article

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Aspen Wrap Up Helicopters, Snowcats, Bikes + BTS Photo Gallery

Whew! Days 5 & 6 of our shoot for Aspen are in the can and we’ve celebrated a massive success. The weather drama we were expecting passed us by, unaffected, and we kept the sun in the sky t... See full article

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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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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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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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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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Annie Leibovitz ShootsumSearswith umthe Kardashian Clan?

Is it just me, or is there something dreadfully bizzare just off with this whole thingie? The Gothamist thinks so. So seriously, am I off my rocker being sort of suspended in disbelief? Here’s t... See full article

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Commitment To Your Work = Taking An Entire Year To Make a Single Image

Want to know about commitment to your art? Think you have what it takes? Listen up. For the last 40 years, Sam Abell has worked as a documentary photographer, primarily for National Geographic. In thi... See full article

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Fresh Perspective for Creatives: Tim Ferriss chasejarvis LIVE Re-Watch

For those that missed it, we were able to pull together a stripped down re-watch of the recent chasejarvis LIVE with #1 NYTimes best selling author Tim Ferriss. IMHO, this one’s not to miss. Som... See full article

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Reinvent Yourself Genius Advice from Tim Ferriss [chasejarvis LIVE this Tues Aug 16]

In keeping with this spirit to look beyond just the photography industry for insight and inspiration, please join me this Tuesday, August 16 at 11:00am Seattle time, as welcome #1 New York Times best-... See full article

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Live Photoshoot and Q&A with Sir Mix-A-Lot on chasejarvis LIVE [Wed July 6]

In case you missed my getting called out by legendary multi-platinum, grammy winning Sir Mix-A-Lot, I responded here, called him to the chasejarvisLIVE mat…and he has obliged, and agreed to come... See full article

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Now Im Calling You Out, Sir Mix-A-Lot

Ok, so this came to my inbox 100% outta left field. But I love it. We’ve never met in person, but it seems that multi-platinum, grammy-award-winning, big-butt-loving Sir Mix-A-Lot just called me... See full article

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