Live Life Creative

Live Life Creative

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Have you hit a brick wall in your creative life? Writers get blocked, photographers get shuttered, podcasters get muted (mentally, that is). Whatever your creative pursuit is, sometimes you get to the point where moving forward or creating your next…


What I Learned Photographing a 5k in Harsh Sunlight
Aug 19 • 24 min
I photographed the first 5k to Fight Human Trafficking held at my alma mater Cornerstone University. It was organized by a friend I met there, Katie McNabb (who was also a guest on the show), and a couple of her friends.This was an event to raise funds…
How to Photograph Multiple Harsh Lighting Conditions
Aug 5 • 12 min
Today, I’m breaking down how to photograph an event with three major, and very different, lighting conditions:Indoors, outdoor sunny, and outdoor shade.I definitely made a bunch of mistakes with this event and learned a lot, so I want to help you skip the…
Photographing at a Brewery, a Camera Mini-Review, and a Free Photo Editor?
Jul 15 • 20 min
LLC021Thoughts about the photographic direction of the podcast? Do I need a new name for the show? Let me know! Send me a DM on Instagram @livelifecreativepodcastThis time around we’re talking about photographing a Yelp Grand Rapids event at the New…
Shooting at Sunset at Atwater Brewery
Jul 1 • 14 min
LLC020This week in adventures with Dylan, we learn some good stuff about shooting in shade white balance and dialing it back in editing, the sweet, sweet goodness of shooting at sunset in a room with giant windows, and maneuvering around terrible…
Using Flash and High ISO in a Dark Restaurant
Jun 17 • 15 min
LLC019Welcome to the second episode of the photo-centric direction of the podcast, hope you’re liking it so far.If you’ve got an opinion on the evolution, let me know:You can send me a DM on Instagram @livelifecreativepodcast or an email through the…
What’s in My Camera Bag & The Future of the Show
Jun 3 • 24 min
LLC018I’ve enjoyed creating this podcast up to this point, but I underestimated the time commitment it would require and take away from my other projects in the works.I’ve spent time retooling the idea of the show and what topic I want to pursue, and I’ve…
The End of the Show? Maybe
Apr 8 • 16 min
LLC017This is the point in the podcast where I question whether it’s useful to you or not. Should it be killed off?Also head’s up, it sounds WAY different than it usually does.
Building for Success with Cameron Whitman
Mar 25 • 52 min
LLC016 with Cameron WhitmanThis is the second of a two part conversation I had with Cameron Whitman, so if you’d like to hear the first part, go back two episodes and you’ll find it there.One building block for success that Cameron emphasizes is finding…
Core Values of Living Life Creative
Mar 11 • 10 min
LLC015This is an episode that maybe I should have created closer to the beginning of the podcast, to really lay out the core values of what the show is about, so that anybody new to Live Life Creative would understand what it means and how it’s going to…
Does Stock Suck? With Cameron Whitman
Feb 25 • 66 min
LLC014 with photographer Cameron WhitmanCameron Whitman is a photographer specializing in food, stock, and event photography. If you’ve ever dismissed stock photography as being hokey and dumb, well, you’re mostly right.But Cameron has a unique and…
The Freelance Leap of Faith with Katie McNabb
Feb 4 • 32 min
LLC013 with freelance graphic designer Katie McNabbIf you’re considering whether you should go freelance, what do you need to consider first?Katie took the leap, and she shares the successes, the doubt, struggle, and the highlights of working for…