Swans Portishead Docks taken with a Lensbaby at f2 and Lith printed.
Nothing creative appears out of thin air, all complex ideas have multiple sources otherwise your first and only idea may be called plagiarism and imitation if its borrowed from somebody else. What you are looking to do is synergise multiple sources of visual media to make something significant and personal to you.
Noted below is what happened after I watched a video of the Pixs 2015 website by Rick Sammon “How to get inspired and motivated”.
Pix 2015 on-line videos >
Rick Sammon “How to get motivated video” See http://www.pix2015.com/video/get-motivated-and-stay-inspired >
Note making >
Bought the books Rick mentioned > Steal like an artist, Show your work, Bird by Bird, Emotional intelligence >
Read the books, underlining passages relevant to me >
Gained new ideas and insight >
Added the ideas to my Ideas and Inspiration book
Amended a few of my ideas on the style of books and workshop manuals I am writing >
I came up with idea of a creativity workshop to add to my programme of workshops in the UK.