Secret to Creativity is Restrictions – #140 Q&A

One of the most common reason photographers come to my weeklong training courses is to up their creativity. They feel a lack of oomph or spark, and want to feel that creative high again. So how do you do it?

In this short video I talk about one secret or key to being more creative: restrictions. Almost like a keyhole, if you eliminate everything down to the 1% and go through that keyhole, your creativity will expand on the other side. Watch this short 7 minute video and see if you get some ideas for adding more creativity to your photography routines.

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