Start by resisting the lure of cheap wins!

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Giving credit where credit is due.

The Sower (1888)

A pragmatic approach to creativity and the creative process

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Doing what you love is not always loving what you do.

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How to overcome mental hurdles without doing gymnastics.

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And how photographers can produce meaningful work.

The man himself, Jiro Ono, at work. Courtesy of City Foodsters under a CC 2.0 license.

Passion, pride and persistence according to the Japanese.

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The power of divergent thinking in photography

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In order to move forward, we must look backwards.

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