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What Was [#DP365]

A section of what was our lounge for almost three years. At the wall is a desk in the corner that made part of my home office.

The wall on that side of the lounge was lined with bookshelves / books. It used to be warm, cosy; literally one of my favorite places in the world.

Where I wrote… Because life is not static… Now change. Good change…

Moving on…

More later…

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Producer’s View [#DP365]

My view for the last many hours. Have kinda lost count of days and or hours.

The producer’s view. A great lesson and illustration on leadership when it comes to equipping people and processes.

Sometimes it takes a different kind of visibility. Invisible visibility.

Sometimes leaders must be behind the scenes to lead.

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Touching Young Lives [#DP365]

Always a pleasure starting the year by impacting the lives of young people…

Great band, great music, great talks, great fun and great growth…

Running production challenges me to grow in my leadership and creativity.

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Welcome [#DP365]

This is my first post in the DP365 challenge where I post a photo a day for the whole of 2014.

It’s amazing how a date change inspires fresh hope, passion and resolve. It is because we welcome the new.

In seeking the new we’re more intent on finding the possibilities. We remind ourselves that the challenges we face or will face carry with them possibilities.

Will you welcome the challenges with the possibilities.

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Why I’ll Be Doing Pressgram’s 365 Challenge

In case you don’t know already, I’m crazy about Pressgram. If you don’t know what Pressgram is, where have you been and you can find out more here.

I’ve used Pressgram here on this blog and this one and this one as well as this one. Because I’m an iPhone photographer, Pressgram is what I use to publish to Freeze Frame, my photo blog.

One of the coolest Pressgram challenges ever, is the 2014 one. Dubbed the Pressgram 365 Challenge (doh!), the idea is to publish at least one thing everyday in 2014.

I’ve used Pressgram for publishing photos to my blogs and short form blogging. It’s been a great app for mixing my blogging up. I even started a photoblog, with Pressgram as a catalyst…

Why I’m Doing The #DP365 Challenge

My reasons are not complicated. Not even deep. I’m tempted to say, “The question should be why shouldn’t I do it?” As in, it is a no-brainer, we all must do this challenge. But I’ll give reasons for those that need them anyways…

Challenge

I’m doing it for the challenge. Ha! The thing is, we hardly accomplish much unless we force the discipline out of ourselves. I’m not doing it to make myself suffer but to teach myself focus in order to grow.

One of the determinants on whether I pursue or do something is the challenge in it. I tend to shy from things that either have little or no challenge for me.

I’m that guy who can just do things just for the challenge…

What else will I be doing in 2014 that stretches me? More later…

Do some of the endeavours or prospects you have in sight have just the right challenge to grow you?

Journal

I journal. (I use DayOne a great Mac App). The #DP365 Challenge will be another way for me to, in a sense, journal publicly. It is a means to journal using images. It will mean capturing things that made an impression either for their sheer beauty or something learn with. One of the ways I’ll use the challenge is a means to slow down to appreciate the spectacular.

Progress

Blogging in general, is one way of keeping track of my growth. Understanding how my thought processes change and their impact on my worldview. The #dp365 challenge will make a part of that process.

The challenge will be a nice addition to the mix.

Community

I’m one of the Discover Pressgram contributors. One of the reasons I decided to be a part is because I’m passionate about online publishing and complete control and rights to your own work. Being a part of the challenge is another way to make the already great Pressgram community even greater.

What new thing will you be doing in 2014 to be a part of something bigger than you? I have something to share, and again, more on that later…

My Pressgram username: @blessing

 

These are just a few reasons why I’m taking part of the #DP365… Will you be a part? Why or why not?