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Here you'll find posts and articles about "How to start" or "Where to start", getting started in your creative journey. πŸ“–

Hours vs Iterations - Improving Your Photography & Creative Skills

Hours vs Iterations - Improving Your Photography & Creative Skills
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We are all constantly searching for the best magical way to improve our craft, the best hack, the fastest shortcut, maybe were into photography, writing, filmmaking, painting, sculpting, you name it. Improving your craft and growing as an artist can be straightforward, you have to do it to get better

Jorge Perez
Jorge Perez
Getting Started
Will The Latest Camera Make Us Happier?

Will The Latest Camera Make Us Happier?
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Technology's growth is exponential and now it seems like every year there's a new camera body or new lens announced as well. But, will buying the latest and greatest or upgrading every year will make us happy? This is a short post, I just wanted to share how I feel

Jorge Perez
Jorge Perez
Getting Started
Artlist & Epidemic Sound - Royalty-Free Music For Your Videos

Artlist & Epidemic Sound - Royalty-Free Music For Your Videos
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You don't need music to start creating content online, but if you do want to use music in your videos, then you need royalty-free music. There are several paid music services and lots of free options online, including the very own YouTube free audio library. However, if you want more

Jorge Perez
Jorge Perez
Getting Started
The Motivation Myth By Jeff Haden

The Motivation Myth By Jeff Haden
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Last year I got stuck in a rut, it was difficult for me to stay motivated, between the freezing cold Canadian winter and the social restrictions due to the pandemic, going out and about and taking photos did not sound like fun. So I started researching ways to improve my

Jorge Perez
Jorge Perez
Books
Buying Your First Camera

Buying Your First Camera
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Having many options and choices can sometimes create a contradictory situation where the number of choices get in the way and limit our ability to choose. This post is not about buying a specific camera, or choosing one over another, it's more about critical thinking skills and arriving at your

Jorge Perez
Jorge Perez
Photography
Common Street Photography Mistakes & Solutions

Common Street Photography Mistakes & Solutions
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This is the brief summary of my YouTube video, for the full piece, watch the video linked at the bottom of the post. Internal Reflection and self exploration can be one of the most difficult things we all have to do from time to time. But It allows us to

Jorge Perez
Jorge Perez
Photography
Make Time: How To Focus On What Matters Every Day

Make Time: How To Focus On What Matters Every Day
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Today we'll be talking about a book I read not long ago. This book talks about managing your time, and how to focus on what matters. Whether you want get in good physical shape, learn how to code, dedicate yourself to photography, or start a YouTube channel. You need to

Jorge Perez
Jorge Perez
Books
Lessons Learned About Printing My Photographs

Lessons Learned About Printing My Photographs
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This is a summary of my YouTube video, for the full piece watch the video linked at the bottom of the post. Printing your photographs or photo books and having a physical representation of your own work can be both challenging and rewarding. But it was not very obvious to

Jorge Perez
Jorge Perez
Getting Started
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