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The Value Map, an exercise

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About a month ago, I decided to ask the dreaded question: “Am I fulfilled with what I am doing?” To many, from the outside, I live a dream life of freedom and travel. I can name drop international brands as clients and still work with startuppers and solopreneurs. I can share a cool office space and enjoy good time with my coworkers, and work remotely from solo road-trips in foreign countries. You’d think I have it all… But I’m still questioning the meaning behind all this and the contribution I’m…read more

Exploring around sparks

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Have you ever felt the meh? You know, that feeling when things are good but they’re not great. They’re not terrible either. You feel like you have nothing to complain about but you find yourself meandering through life without any real intention or purpose. And all of it feels meh. The only thing that’s missing in those moments are the sparks. Blame it on last weekend celebration of Bastille Day, but I see these sparks like a firework: something that is going to take you higher and make your heart…read more

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Street photography: a 24-hour challenge

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Photography is a form of art I have always enjoyed. I never considered myself as anything close to a pro, but, over the past 10 years or so, I have enjoyed snapping a shot or two here and there. Mostly landscape photography like with this 7-day B&W challenge I joined a few months ago. It never occurred to me that, one day, I’ll test the waters of street photography. What is street photography anyway? Street photography, also sometimes called candid photography, is photography conducted for art or enquiry that features…read more

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A 7 days black & white photography challenge

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A couple of weeks ago, I was invited to participate into a photography challenge on Facebook. I generally don’t fall for this type of time-consuming, productivity killing, social media activity. But, I must confess, when I started seeing those black & white pictures popping up here and there on my Facebook feed, I was a little jealous. I really hoped that someone would challenge me. And, thankfully, my friend Michael did. Photography challenge: just pictures, no explanations The photography challenges goes like this: “Seven days, seven black-and-white photos of your…read more