If you consult with me, tell me you want to do business and you want to get started right away – that’s great, but don’t waste my time, pick my brain for information I’ve developed over years of professional experience and then put the project on “indefinite hold” (sarcasm mine), or worse, go to a competitor because they’re less expensive.
No wonder the photographic profession has become so difficult to make a living at anymore.
It seems people only want what is cheap without regard for the quality of the work one can produce that only comes through years of professional experience.
Anyone can create their own multimedia storytelling content and post it for the world to see for a few thousand dollars. That doesn’t necessarily make them a great storyteller.
Although unrelated to the Visual Journalists Notebook, my friend and musician Jeff Oster has created some killer Ambient Terrain music on his second CD release. Treat your ears right. Listen to the title track from his latest release entitled Surrender.
If you want a camera bag that you’ll enjoy taking with you – in my opinion, get the ThinkTANK Photo Sling-O-Matic 20 bag!
This isn’t a typical review of the features of the Sling-O-Matic 20 as I’m writing this review from more of a usability standpoint.
Needless to say, once UPS delivered the bag, opening the box and looking it over I knew I had my day to day bag to carry my essential gear anyplace I go in my errand running, street shooting and more.
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Documentaries no longer need to have rolling credits at the end that rival feature films. It doesn’t take a village of specialists any more; technology has made it possible to do more.
In (Multimedia) Journalism, we may not get RICH, but we live a rich LIFE
When words become unclear, I shall focus with photographs. When images become inadequate, I shall be content with silence.
Multimedia is a VERY powerful way to Tell Stories
I understand the world better by looking at it through a camera. I look at the everyday world around me, I look at the work of other artists, I listen to great music. Being alive is being inspired.