Everything has a Beginning and an Ending
Right here before the model casting before the hair and makeup it starts right here it starts right here everything has a beginning and a ending this is the beginning not only of this fashion story and the concept is the beginning of how you shoot from now on today is the first day of you having new eyes to see and discover us tao today is the first day you can look at a magazine and see it in a brand new way see your photography in a brand new way today is the day that you go out and discover who you are as a photographer discover what you love not what you like what you love what made you shoot your first picture what was it? What was your first image that first click that made you say wow I really love this if you can't remember stop right now and think back regress to that moment when you had your first camera in your hand and you took a picture and you froze that moment forever in time that's what we're doing we're freezing these moments forever in time there'll never be another m...
oment like this again that's the beauty of photography I know video is the rage right now but there's a place for this forever it's freezing that moment in time forever I love that yes veal and video cameras that's right now and it's the rage back in ninety nine the rage was dot com and warren buffett didn't go there he didn't believe it I love the still image that moment frozen in time they will always be room for that that's special that's special why do you shoot it why do you want to shoot it what do you have to say to the world what's your point of view whether you want to fashion photography beauty portrait's whatever your area of target that you love why are you drawn to that this is the time for self discovery they figure out what you love and why you love it this is the time for you to figure out why you want to be photographer what made you pick that first camera and shoot what's the last thing that you shot that you really love was it shot today yesterday a month ago who was the last time you shot a picture that you loved not what everybody else liked that you loved it's time to listen to your heart and figure out what you love about photography shoot your favorite pictures and share it with us tell us your stories why you wanna be photographer why you love it and I hope you love it because I do I thank you all for being a part of this experience for letting us share our joy what we love I love this I remember this day and this time forever and the pictures are great, but that's, just a glimpse into what happened here. This experience with all of you around the world, here in studio, this is a glimpse of that moment. I love it. I hope it changes your life. I hope you see photography and a brand new way. I wish you all the best. I'm saying goodbye from seattle, from creative live on matthew jordan smith.