Back in The Saddle Again Or How To Take A Break

posted on 27th of january, 2012

I took a break. Which in the grand plan I would not have advised anyone to do because I took a fairly long one and my goal of getting 1000 images up took a big hit.

However, in the process of taking a break I learned, or at least remembered some thing. Like, why was I doing this in the first place? Because I wanted to make some money doing what I loved, ohhhhhhh right!....and then I made it a job, and not fun, and started to take it personally when, with the exception of the few editorial shots, two whole batches got the big “R”. Okay, maybe nnot not personally, but more like, I’m headed in the wrong direction…..

So I took a break and worked on another goal, which was to get my Photograph Oregon website up and running....

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Posted by Amyemilia on February 05, 2012
Glad you saved the camera. Priorities, right? :) The pink aspen photo is especially nice.

I've been on an extended break - have been so busy with work and family that there just wasn't a space for creative work. Hope to get back into it soon.
Posted by Angelaostafichuk on February 01, 2012
There is a fine line between work and fun, and it's often just finding the balance : ) Good work!
Posted by Heathse on February 01, 2012
Sooo glad you saved the camera! Great shots!

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