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Random musings about photography and whatever else comes to mind.

Preparing for an awesome 2019

2018 is almost a wrap. I've just been working on a 2019 calendar of some of my favourite 2018 nature and wildlife photos. It's at the printers now and will be printed on beautiful coated stock with each page of the calendar 8.5 x 11" in size. Next week I'll be...

The new iPad Pro 12.9 is insanely good

Over time, the iPad has become the primary computing device that I interact with. I’ve found myself spending a greater proportion of screen time on an iPad vs a Mac or any other device. I recently purchased the new, second-generation iPad Pro 12.9 and it’s insanely...

Traveling with camera gear and only carry-on luggage

Flying with only carry-ons It seems like most photographers go through numerous backpacks and other gear-packing solutions trying to find the optimal solution for lugging around gear. I've tried many different solutions and I always expect to have a number of options...

Winning

How do you win at something? In most activities there is a goal to reach and success is defined by the attainment of that goal. But who defines these goals? Individuals in large organizations seldom have the luxury of setting their goals in isolation. They must define...

Agility

Agility is the ability to move quickly, an essential capability when one must respond to change. Organizational agility is difficult, especially for large organizations, but it begins with agile individuals and teams. Put together teams of talented people who can...

Innovation

Innovation is the process of creating new ideas and applying them to a specific situation. Many people confuse creativity with innovation. Creativity, the process of creating new ideas, is a subset of innovation. Necessity is not necessarily the mother of creativity...

Collaboration

Collaboration is the act of working together. The ability to collaborate with others is one of the most important skills a person can possess. No matter how inventive, creative, or productive you might be, as one person alone, you can achieve only so much.The skills...

Mindset

What is the one thing that can truly enable individuals and teams to collaborate and innovate with agility?All too often people look for salvation in the latest tools and technology or in overly-specific processes and best practices. All of these things will make a...