I was doing my first photo session alone in my studio and I was really nervous. The model was in front of me, the lights, the temperature, the background, everything was just right for me to start taking photos. I got the camera ready, but when I looked through the viewfinder everything was black. I stopped, moved the lights, adjusted the flash, and nothing! Everything was black for over 30 minutes but I didn’t want to say anything because I wanted to look like I had everything under control. Tired of waiting, the model asked me when I plan to take the lens cover off the camera! At that moment everything made sense to me and I felt utterly embarrassed and quickly answered, “Of course! Just let me finish getting the studio ready, because I don’t want the lens to get covered in dust.” Lesson learned: Never let them see you sweat!
“I would like to make critical thinking cool.
I wish we — individuals, organizations and communities — would stop and think about our decisions, our biases and, most importantly, our long-term future selves as much, or more than, our present desires, immediate temptations, and emotional needs.
I don’t believe we can change human nature, but I do believe we can understand human nature enough to create systems and environments so that we take advantage of human nature instead of others using it to take advantage of us.
I’d also like low carb, vegan ice cream that actually tasted good and would make me taller.”
…st influential people of our generation. I use this opportunity to tee these people up for success. Before every interview, I pray that I will ask the right questions at the right times, so that they have a chance to answer thoughtfully in order to speak to the person out here who needs to hear what they have to say. I want to be that person whom celebrities, artists, musicians want to interview with, so they know …
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