Challenge 6. Go to a Museum


Go to a museum and absorb the art around you. Experience line, shape, color, and all the other visual elements. Let them wash over you. At the end of your experience, what visuals remained with you? Were any artists particularly inspiring? Allow this creative immersion to direct you in this next shoot.

You can be inspired by a single piece, a certain technique, an artist’s subject matter, or anything you want—get out of the house, break your usual cycle, and give yourself new stimuli. If you can’t get out of the house or have no museums nearby, look up some exhibitions online. Find a museum, artist, or exhibit you’ve never seen before and appreciate it in a quiet space with no distractions. There’s no ...

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