Exponential Diversity

Exponential Diversity Written to Shell Suite by Chad Valley Show me an industry that rewards getting rich by selling the basics as advanced proprietary knowledge. And I will show you an industry that by in large lacks depth. There is nothing new under the sun. But there can be uniqueness in the diversity of the…

The Ends. The Means.

“The Ends. The Means” written to Grow till tall by Jonsi “He thought for months on how he would do it. And he did it all because he loved her, not because he wanted to promote the ring business.” Our industry has lost it’s way. Like a gong during a nap my work is continually…

First

– First – Written to “For now I am winter” by Ólafur Arnalds I remember in grade school and then again for about ten years in my professional career yelling “first!”. My goal(and many of those around me) was to claim as many “firsts” as we could. I would run around the playground and be…

Millions of pixels floating around. None in my hands.

I’m shooting a lot these days. I’m shooting a lot again. As I sit in front of camera, computer, camera, computer, camera computer(continue mantra in the back of your mind as we continue). As I continue to speed up my life, my pace, my workflow. I am in this war to slow it down. I…

Taking the long way.

I have felt the current pulling me at a pace i did not set, for years. Pressure to succeed, to grow and to do it right. With every achievement I felt fresh and rejuvenated.  But then I crashed. We crashed. It wasn’t an energy crash, it was a spiritual crash and a relational crash. I…

Resilience finds a home.

When I saw this project by Timothy Eyrich I was blown away. I asked him if we could feature a sneak peek of this series ahead of his official publish and he gladly agreed. There are so many metaphors, and so many levels in which this project resonates with us. But to get too poetic would…

Kindred

Distance brings difference, or so we think. When I invited my friends Evan Hunt and Montana Dennis to visit our home and subsequently our lifestyle, I was a little anxious. Evan is a world traveler that lives in the massive city of Chicago. Montana is a free spirit from Santa Barbra, California and walks the streets…