Define your idea of success in a way that speaks to your own creative vision - instead of the visions of others.
'Strange Worlds' creator Matthew Albanese about the planning, process, and magic that makes up each of his pieces.
ECR spoke with Kyle Galvin, a young up and coming fashion photographer, about his accomplishments so far and his future goals.
Photographer Oleg Oprisco talks about inspiration, motivation, and the creative process as a whole.
Andrea Manica explores the relationship between illustration and storytelling.
Positive (or negative) criticism has the potential to inspire powerful change - always critically evaluate the motivation behind it.
Both hard and soft skills are important to every job - "soften" your professional image by highlighting your non-technical abilities.
Dixie Dixon shares how she landed her first gig, the process behind each shoot, and what it means to make it as a photographer.
Photographer Franck Bohbot discusses his infamous Swimming Pools series, and the importance of travel.
ECR contributor Sean Minogue explores a shift in the traditional workforce and how the creative class gives rise to meaningful work.
Dustin Parker is a graphic designer/illustrator from Kansas, USA who didn't originally set out to be.
May Xiong, a conceptual photographer from California, discusses how the best inspiration comes from simply exploring new perspectives.
The line between work hours and personal time can be seemingly non-existent - reclaim your vacation with these helpful tips.
Photographer Paul Giunta spoke to ECR about self-learning, personal projects, and having love for your craft.
Minimalist photographer Zack Seckler on peer-learning, the creative process and following your passion.
ECR contributor Sean Minogue looks at some of the worst habits of creative professionals - and how to make a clean break.
Photographer Benjamin Von Wong on the value of tutorials, planning, and always striving to improve.
ECR contributor Sean Minogue proposes that to change your work, you have to change your critical environment.
Illustrator Adam Batchelor discusses the influence and meaning behind his environmentally-conscious work.
Photographer DeShaun Craddock spoke to ECR about his Intentional Camera Movement project.
Both your failures as well as your successes can keep you from innovating - employ a short memory to create your best work.
Food and wedding photographer Laura Eddolls discusses the value of "imperfections" in creating a truly honest image.
Designer Marco Cibola talks to ECR about the importance of both educating and learning within your creative field.
There's no template from greatness - learn from others', but don't try to recreate it.
Fashion photographer Thom Kerr talks about reframing his personal idea of "success" in the industry.
Photographer Ramin Deravian explains that there is no time limit on pursuing your dreams.
Very often, we mistake being busy with being productive - but our busywork is actually working against our productivity.
Self-taught photographer Marcus shares insight into both the inspiration and motivation behind his work.
Photographer David Oliete talks about the natural work balance that is created when you pursue something you love doing.
Fashion photographer Jose Arguelles discusses the practical first steps behind chasing and fulfilling your dream career.