How often are you lusting after gear like the Nikon D4s? Or how about a Canon 5d3 with an 85mm 1.2 lens?
What could you do photographically with five thousand dollars? In this video from KelbyOne I do everything from buying camera gear, to covering my expenses for a weekend of travel in New York City, to hiring a photo editor to sit down and help me edit my photos down to a new body of work. At the end of the project I have new gear, a great life experience, a new portfolio of work, and plenty of money left over to do it again. This can also be viewed simply as a street portrait workshop as that is the main subject I cover as I meander the streets of NYC.
Do you want the gear or do you want experiences? Jay Maisel says, “If you want to become or more interesting photographer, become a more interesting person.”
I guarantee you that buying new gear doesn’t make you a more interesting person.
You can view this class a few different ways…