When I saw the first challenge for this week – “It’s not this time of year without…” – I thought I’d have fun with posting some beautiful autumn pictures, odes to squash, or my anticipation of a big family Christmas.
Ghost Neko were everywhere!
Then I saw “Mind the Gap” as the second prompt – highlighting the challenges between a goal or intent and the resulting product, and the endeavor to close that distance and realize your objective. This is a poignant topic but an important one.
Caitlin Glass during her Kumoricon interview
With most photographers, you see only the finished images. You seldom see what it took to get there. And photographers aren’t quick to tell you about their failures.
Eric Vale tells us how anime ruined his life
Something crazy is always happening
The Dating Game is one of my favorites
For this post, I’m going to be especially candid, as it’s important to recognize photography isn’t all amazing pictures and praise. In fact, it’s a lot of rejection, missteps, and blundering before you get it right. Continue reading