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I Took Photos Every Day for One Year: This Is What I’ve Learned

Posted by Kevin Kleitches on July 17, 2016

Business and Entrepreneurship, Creativity, Inspiration, Podcasts, Pursuing Your Passion

i took photos every day for one year
Photo Credit: Kevin Titus Photo

Last July, I decided to embark on a simple mission: I was going to post a new photo on Instagram every day for one year. It’s called a Project 365, and the goal is to challenge yourself to consistently create and share something new with the world. Today is the last day of my Project 365. So much has happened in one year: I collaborated with makeup artists and hair stylists for the first time, I photographed my first wedding, I completely overhauled my editing style and workflow, I broke the five-figure mark in earnings, I upgraded my equipment, I found a full-time job, I left my full-time job, and oh, I got engaged :).

Here are some of the most valuable takeaways I’ve gained over the past year:

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Balancing Art, Business, and Self-Fulfillment

Posted by Kevin Kleitches on March 28, 2016

Business and Entrepreneurship, Creativity, Inspiration, Podcasts, Pursuing Your Passion

downtown wilmington
Photo Credit: Kevin Titus Photo

Some of you may have noticed that I haven’t written a blog post in nearly three months. Trust me, not a day has gone by that I haven’t reminded myself of that very fact. But the past few months have been transformative for me, both personally and professionally, and I wanted time to process the things I’ve learned so that I could distill them into a blog post that hopefully gives you some clear insight on what it’s like trying to balance art, business, and self-fulfillment.

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Three Helpful Tips for Dealing with Criticism

Posted by Kevin Kleitches on July 15, 2014

Miscellaneous, Podcasts, Pursuing Your Passion

Dealing with criticism can be tough, but not all criticism is bad. So how do you know when to listen and when to turn a deaf ear to your critics?

In today’s show, I talk briefly about some negative criticism I received recently on a blog post of mine. I also discuss three helpful tips when it comes to dealing with criticism.

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Thinking Outside the Box with Joe Ingram

Posted by Kevin Kleitches on June 20, 2014

Podcasts, Pursuing Your Passion

Joe Ingram

If you haven’t heard of Joe Ingram, you’re in for a treat.

Joe has been a professional online poker player for seven years now. Climbing the ranks over the years, he’s now a high-stakes regular who’s made a name for himself not just as a formidable opponent, but also as a true showman.

Joe has also amassed a small fortune by running a variety of what’s known in the gambling world as “prop bets” — wagering large amounts of money to prove that he can perform extremely challenging feats, such as playing up to fifty thousand hands in just 24 hours.

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Move to California and Follow Your Dreams

Posted by Kevin Kleitches on June 3, 2014

Podcasts, Pursuing Your Passion

Keith and PJ
PJ and Keith courtesy of Zeherfoto

Keith and PJ met each other in middle school. Immediately recognizing the creative talent and drive they both possessed, they became best friends.

Fast forward to now. The two of them both work and live in Los Angeles and spend every minute of their free time working on the entertainment company they created: ScrewUp TV.

But their journey hasn’t been without challenges.

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