Jann Alexander

Publisher: Photography, Fine Art, Writing, Design, Creativity. Always looking at the details. Pondering big ideas and where art meets tech. I like to share.


What’s the Big Deal About Creativity?

The formula for creativity is relatively easy. Make time to let ideas come, and find time for creativity.


What You’re Most Expecting Doesn’t Happen Until You’re Least Expecting It


I was so certain I’d have those cowgirl boots under the Christmas tree that year. After all, I’d wanted…


How to Shoot a Texas-Size Panorama


When you encounter an interior as impressive as the Texas State Capitol’s dome, you’ll need to shoot like a Texan: Vertically, with…


Are You Captive to Clutter?

Here’s my recipe for getting a grip on your chaos-driven, clutter-filled life.

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A beautiful shot, a story, a technique… Feel free to share it, whatever it is.


Are There Any Advantages to Being Disorganized?


Sure there are. Consider these three distinct advantages to disorganization, and a bonus fourth possibility.


Though I’m not one of them, advocates of disorganization thrive on it. The truth is that even the most organized among us have lapses in organization. Here are three advantages to being


Where Dreams Await


Ahhh, the delights of discovering your dream coffee is also a work of art.


The mocha of my dreams had begun life less than an hour earlier…


Shooting Waves of iPhone Photos


There’s a little-known pro feature built right in to your iPhone that lets you catch the action.


How to Create . . . Just to Create

Having trouble getting into the studio to create? Here are a few tried-and-true tricks I’ve developed.


Blogging Rocked My World—And Showed Me the Greater Good


Unexpectedly, my newfound blogging habit pushed me into more positive territory than the morning news ever…


It’s Just a Meal


There is a meaning beyond meaning in a simple meal you make for your grown son.


You make a meal.


Practice Awareness to Turn On Your Creative Spigot


The benefits of being mindful are many and well-noted. But perhaps not so acknowledged is the way awareness brings…