Jeffery Saddoris: Everything

Jeffery Saddoris: Everything

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Iteration 59: Big Projects, Little Victories
Nov 27 • 8 min
We’re getting close to the end of the year and if you’re like me, you’re already looking ahead to 2020 – maybe…
Process Driven 30: A Deep Need to be Seen [John Keatley]
Nov 15 • 66 min
“So much goes into it and I’m finding even for myself the stuff I’m learning or the stuff that’s changing who I…
Iteration 58: Only One Way to Find Out
Nov 10 • 8 min
My dad and I never really did a lot together when I was growing up. I mean, yes I spent summers with…
In Between 13: The Eyes Have It
Oct 31 • 52 min
If you listen to any of my other shows—particularly Iteration 52—you know that earlier this year I had surgery on my eyes to…
A Day’s Work: Trailer
Oct 27 • 1 min
In 2020, I’m launching a brand new show that will be my most ambitious project to date. A Day’s Work is a podcast…
In Between 12: A Continual Refinement
Oct 25 • 47 min
The tormented artist. You’ve heard the term — hell you may even be one yourself. I know I was. For years, I…
What’s a Mentor Got To Do With It?
Oct 16 • 37 min
I got an email a couple weeks ago from a listener asking if I had any advice for finding a mentor. Now,…
Iteration 57: Asking a Deeper Why
Oct 13 • 8 min
Earlier this week, Adrianne and I watched the first episode of the new season of Abstract on the Netflix . For those…
Process Driven 29: Olga Karlovac
Oct 4 • 53 min
“We are all unique in the way we see things — the worst thing is to copy. The best thing is to…
Iteration 56: Go Off on a Tangent
Sep 28 • 8 min
Adrianne and I were in the car the other day — I don’t remember where we were going but I do remember…
In Between 11: What Counts as Art?
Sep 20 • 50 min
Lately, I’ve been thinking a lot about art – specifically, what really counts as art? Is the art the thing that we…
Iteration 55: Sometimes It’s Better Not To
Sep 10 • 7 min
A couple weeks ago, I had a terrific conversation with an artist whose work I’ve admired for years. And while it was…
Process Driven 28: Alexander Rosenberg
Sep 6 • 71 min
“I used to think art with a capital ‘A’ had to be about these big ideas. I started finding work that was…
In Between 10: Selfish in a Good Way
Aug 30 • 59 min
A week or so ago, I was talking to my friend Gareth about how frustrated I was in not feeling like I…
In Between 09: Who Owns Your Happiness?
Aug 23 • 46 min
Are you happy? If not, why do you think that is? For a lot of people who make things and share what…
Show Updates — July 2019
Jul 25 • 3 min
Last week, I asked a deceptively simple question on Instagram: What are some of your fears around creativity? Dozens of responses came…
Iteration 54: Find Your Pepper
Jul 2 • 8 min
Not too long ago, I was having a conversation with David duChemin about subject as it relates to photography — specifically, some…
Iteration 53: A Different Kind of Interaction
Jun 17 • 7 min
I had something else planned for this episode, but I got a little surprise in the mail and decided to go in…
Iteration 52: Like Seeing Myself for the First Time
May 24 • 6 min
As many of you know, three weeks ago today I had surgery on my eyes to correct a muscle imbalance and while…
Nothing to See
May 1 • 6 min
I’ve always tried to be honest with you about what’s been going on with me—from the deaths of my parents, to my…
Iteration 51: Roll Up Your Sleeves and Do Something
Apr 30 • 9 min
Let’s talk about inspiration-specifically what to do when you can’t seem to find any. Generally, there seems to be two schools of…
Iteration 50: More Than the Raw Materials
Apr 18 • 7 min
Lately, I’ve been thinking about our connection to objects and how, at least for some of us, certain objects can represent a…
In Between 08: Going After it Tooth and Nail
Apr 9 • 33 min
One of my favorite photo documentaries is Darkness & Light, which is a fantastic look into the mind and work of Richard…
In Between 07: Someone Else’s Middle
Apr 2 • 44 min
One of the struggles in making, regardless of what it is that you make is the tendency to compare ourselves to the…
In Between 06: Finding a Creative Rudder
Mar 22 • 50 min
I had a realization recently that the type of photography I was pursuing really didn’t hold much interest for me. I enjoy…
Iteration 49: A Handful of Connections and Stories
Mar 15 • 9 min
I’ve been frustrated with my own photography for quite a while, and I think that frustration played a big part in the…
Iteration 48: Is There Money in Podcasting?
Mar 7 • 11 min
The other day, a friend of mine sent me a text message asking why I haven’t set up a Patreon for my…
Process Driven 27: Richard Beaven
Mar 1 • 74 min
“With each of the studies we’ve talked about, I’ve had to have the motivation, the passion, the interest, the fascination with the…
Iteration 47: Which One Do You Want To Be?
Feb 21 • 12 min
A number of you have asked why I am selling what review after review calls the best APS-C camera on the market…
In Between 05: Where Does It All Come From?
Feb 14 • 48 min
Kristopher Matheson is one of my favorite people to talk to. Not only is he a terrific photographer, he’s also funny as…
Iteration 46: Who’s in Your Corner?
Feb 8 • 7 min
“The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.” – William Arthur Ward I have…
Show Updates — February 2019
Feb 6 • 4 min
I want to give you a quick update to some of the changes I’m making to my shows over the next several…
Iteration 45: A Little Bit Out of Your Depth
Jan 29 • 9 min
Over the weekend, I took a workshop in encaustic painting. For those of you unfamiliar with the term, it’s basically painting with…
In Between 04: The Weight of My Own Ideas
Jan 23 • 54 min
In my last Iteration, I was talking about social media, specifically how this year I was looking to refine or even completely…
Iteration 44: Your Own Personal Algorithm
Jan 13 • 10 min
Earlier this week I put up an image on Instagram with the caption “Time for a reboot.” It’s basically a “glitchy” version…
In Between 03: Photographic Memories
Jan 7 • 67 min
I’ve been thinking a lot lately about how photographs influence our memories—not just of people and places, but events in our lives….
Iteration 43: Leaning Heavy on the Making
Jan 1 • 7 min
Last week, we were in New Hampshire celebrating Christmas with family. Now, I’ve got to tell you that I love handmade gifts…
Iteration 42: The Stuff That Trips Us Up
Dec 24, 2018 • 7 min
I’ve been sitting on something for a while because I didn’t know how or even if I should share it. But, I…
In Between 02: The Opposite of Joy
Dec 14, 2018 • 57 min
In the last episode, we talked about how I—and maybe even you—rewrote the memories of childhood so they would fit the narrative…
In Between 01: Only Part of the Story
Dec 5, 2018 • 47 min
One of the things that I enjoyed the most — and miss the most — about doing a weekly podcast like On…
Iteration 41: Everything is a Tradeoff
Dec 3, 2018 • 8 min
Iteration 37 was called The Myth of the Perfect Thing and in it I chronicled part of my years long search for…
Iteration 40: Stepping Away From What’s Familiar
Nov 26, 2018 • 7 min
I woke up the other morning thinking about The Beatles, specifically the dramatic changes their work went through over the course of…
Iteration 39: Just Tell Them What You Want to Say
Nov 10, 2018 • 7 min
There’s a scene in the new remake of A Star is Born that’s been rattling around in my head since I saw…
Iteration 38: The Eggleston of my High School
Oct 31, 2018 • 9 min
When I was a kid, there was a big department store chain called The May Company. It was sort of like a…
Process Driven 26: Kevin Mullins
Oct 26, 2018 • 75 min
“I want to love taking pictures of whatever it is. It’s making something interesting out of everyday objects that intrigues me.” Kevin…
Iteration 37: The Myth of the Perfect Thing
Oct 22, 2018 • 7 min
At the end of 1999, I bought my first new car: a 2000 Chevy Blazer Sport in black, with a dark grey…
Process Driven 25: Ondřej Vachek
Oct 19, 2018 • 63 min
“Those villagers living on the front line — that’s the part that got me the most. Those people have nowhere else to…
Process Driven 24: David duChemin
Oct 12, 2018 • 75 min
“It’s not where you go that really is the point, it’s the going. It’s the person you become in the going to…
Iteration 36: Let it Flow
Oct 2, 2018 • 11 min
Yesterday was our first day back from a 9-day working vacation in France and Germany and I’ve got to tell you, I…
Iteration 35: There is Only the Trying
Sep 17, 2018 • 6 min
I had a friend in college—let’s call him Michael—who was one of the most interesting people I had ever met up to…