Understanding Procrastination

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Procrastination is not new.  It has been around for centuries and while everyone procrastinates from time to time, not everyone is a chronic procrastinator.  For the situational procrastinator, delaying action until tomorrow may not hurt you; however, if you are a chronic procrastinator, you may be setting yourself up to fail on a regular basis and this type of behaviour …

Defining Success

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Success, what does that really mean?  Is it being rich and famous?  Is it being considered the best in your field?  Is it finding a job you love or is it finding the love of your life?  In reality, there are many different definitions for success which depends a great deal on the individual defining it and where they currently …

What Are You Working On?

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This is a question often asked of creatives when you know them personally or you are following someone’s work.  It is interesting to see what they are doing and sometimes it can inspire you to try something new. It reminds me of the excitement I used to feel as I headed out to the mailbox to see if I had …

2015 Upcoming Photography Workshops

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The latest workshops have been added to the schedule.  All of these workshops concentrate on delivering skills and knowledge that you can actually use.  This year we have added two new classes.  Understand Photography which is intended to get a new photographer up and running and taking better photographs and More Useful Photoshop® with is intended as a more in-depth ...

Guest Blog for Rick Sammon – Photography in Nova Scotia

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I was asked by Rick Sammon to write a blog about taking photographs in Nova Scotia.  It was posted on 23 Mar 2015.  If you would like to read it it can be found at http://ricksammon.com/blog2/2015/3/23/todays-guest-blogger-jim-hardiman-takes-us-to-nova-scotia . Rick Sammon is an American professional photographer who offers excellent seminars and workshops around the world.  There is much to learn from him and I ...