Unleash your inner artist, part 9

By | November 2nd, 2012|Fun|Comments Off on Unleash your inner artist, part 9

#9: Limit your “inspiration” intake.

Checking out what others do is a good thing. It can get your creative juices flowing. Just don’t let your work be impacted by it too much.

There’s a reason that you see similar shots in every wedding album. Someone borrowed the shot from someone else. You don’t want your work to be confused with someone else’s. Spend time developing new ideas so your style is yours.

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