Tag Archives: Success

Why Talent Isn’t Everything (And What Matters More)

Olympian Alexa Loo with trainer Lucinda Jagger.

Here’s a beautiful excerpt from The Audacity of Dreaming by photographer Jasmine Star. There are times when I find someone else’s images and they leave me breathless in a swimming-at-the-bottom-of-a-pool kind of way. Deep, aching breaths. And I know I’m no where near that level of oxygen deprivation.   There are moments I battle with myself […]

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16 Tips For New Freelancers: A Cheat Sheet For Jumpstarting Success

Do More Graphic - Ami Sanyal Photography

The roller coaster of victories and defeats is something all freelance creatives are familiar with. I’m closing in on four years of freelance photography and, while I love my job and my lifestyle, my resolve has been tested since day one. This game takes grit—but succeeding at it takes more. Here are sixteen things that all new creative […]

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