Events have a schedule but people do not. Part of what makes the difference between a seasoned event or media photographer and a newbie is their ability to calmly:
by Summer Wilson
It’s the New Year and we’re hungry for greater change. So I’ve been on the hunt, searching, analyzing and collecting information on start-up environments across the nation and Europe. I want new companies to assist. But more than just building business, I’m looking for partners in crime. People who match up with our growing vision. Just like the companies we work with, Battle Cry is growing, absorbing and evolving as rapidly as our changing culture. And I”m excited to find new people making the world a more genuine place.
So begins the outreach for new partnerships and reshaping old ones into something more challenging and exciting.
In order to take a portrait of someone you must connect with them somehow. We're not talking head shots. Portraits are intimate. You must feel for your subject strongly in any direction in order to create an impactful image. Musa Tariq is bat shit crazy. The guy is respectably passionate and, just like I do, believes that continual evolution of the self is the only way to truly LIVE. In other words stay curious and take risks or melt. #respect
Summer Wilson - Creative Director and Photographer of Battle Cry
Photo by John Thatcher