LensWork - Photography and the Creative Process

Brooks Jensen

Arts, Visual Arts

Chart Positions

Visual Arts 64

Random Observations on Art, Photography, and the Creative Process. These short 2-4 minute talks focus on the creative process in fine art photography. LensWork editor Brooks Jensen side-steps techno-talk and artspeak to offer a stimulating mix of ideas, experience, and observations from his 35 years as a fine art photographer, writer, and publisher. Topics include a wide range of subjects from finding subject matter to presenting your work and building an audience. Brooks Jensen is the publisher of LensWork, one of the world's most respected and award-winning photography publications, known for its museum-book quality printing and luxurious design. LensWork has subscribers in over 73 countries. His latest books are "The Creative Life in Photography" (2013) and "Looking at Images (2014).


LW0959 - Fallow Fields

July 12th, 2016

Episode 89 of 106 episodes

My last podcast was on June 8th and my last installment of Kokoro was on Feb 28th. Sometimes daily life just takes priority over our art life. It's tempting to feel stress, or anxiety, or perhaps even guilt about this. But now that I've been practicing an art life for over 45 years, I've come to accept this as part of the normal process. The key is to have a few tools that help get us going again so the fear of permanent stagnation doesn't overpower us.