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Featured Blog: "Queen of the Desert" by Lindsay Adler Photography

January 28, 2015

  Life, in and of itself, is a beautiful adventure. Yet in my life I have been blessed to have some truly incredible adventures in the more traditional sense— traveling to far off, exotic places to create beautiful images. The editorial I am sharing with you here is one of my favorite fashion editorials to date. It reminds me of the images that first excited me as I flipped through the pages of fashion magazines for editorials when I first became attracted to fashion photography. Stunning models in incredible locations with breath-taking clothing— that all seemed like a far off dream less than 5 years ago. Now sometimes I can’t help but look back at these photos and think about...

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Guest Post - Adam Epstein: Why Creative People Need Interpersonal Skills

June 23, 2014

While technical know-how is a necessity, being able to navigate the interpersonal and collaborative aspects of creative work is potentially far more important for finding success as an editor/filmmaker/designer/fluffer/anything. Here are some tricks I've learned. Somewhere deep in space, boundless light-years away, there is a perfect planet, bold in the ether. Apart from the pleasant breezes, ample parking, and personal flying massage unicorns, it is perfect because on this world, the only opinion that matters is yours. Your creative whims are never challenged, there are no political hierarchies to navigate or superiors to please, and fragile egos are implausible bogeymen whispered about around alien campfires. Every so often, a representative from this world hops on their unicorn and rockets to Earth....

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