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Inspirational Thoughts on Work

The supreme accomplishment is to blur the line between work and play.
-- Arnold Toynbee

Find something you love to do and you'll never have to work a day in your life.
-- Harvey Mackay

The hardest work in the world is being out of work.
-- Whitney M. Young, Jr.

If you see a need, do not ask why doesn't somebody do something, ask why don't I do something. Hard work and persistence and initiative are still the non-magic carpets to success for most of us.
-- Marian Wright Edelman

Gardens are not made by sitting in the shade.
-- Rudyard Kipling

Every little bit helps. Every little quit hurts.
-- Unknown Author

A day of worry is more exhausting than a week of work.
-- Unknown Author

The big secret in life is that there is no big secret. What ever your goal, you can get there if you're willing to work.
-- Oprah Winfrey

The sooner begun, the sooner done.
-- Unknown Author

I am a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work, the more I have of it.
-- Stephen Leacock

Nothing is impossible; some things just require more steps.
-- Karen Farrell

The rung of a ladder was never meant to rest upon, but only to support you long enough to enable you to reach for something higher.
-- Thomas Henry Huxley

Every great human achievement is preceded by extended periods of dedicated, concentrated effort.
-- Brian Tracy

I never did a day's work in my life. It was all fun.
-- Thomas Edison

We really need only five things on this earth. Some food, some sun, some work, some fun, and someone.
-- Unknown Author

Cessation of work is not accompanied by cessation of expenses.
-- Cato the Elder

Unlike other resources, time cannot be bought or sold, borrowed or stolen, stocked up or saved, manufactured, reproduced, or modified. All we can do is make use of it. And whether we use it or not, it nevertheless slips away.
-- Jean-Louis Servan-Schreiber

The man who removes a mountain begins by carrying away small stones.
-- Chinese Proverb

It isn't the number of people employed in a business that makes it successful, it's the number working.
-- Unknown Author

If the desire to write is not accompanied by actual writing, then the desire is not to write.
-- Hugh Prather

The great composer does not set to work because he is inspired, but becomes inspired because he is working. Beethoven, Wagner, Bach, and Mozart settled down day after day to the job in hand. They didn't waste time waiting for inspiration.
-- Ernest Newman

I have always approached practice as a kind of proving ground, especially with rookies. I want them to know it isn't gossip or rumors. I want them to know it all comes from hard work.
-- Michael Jordan

Work well done makes pleasure more fun.
-- German Proverb

Laziness may appear attractive, but work gives satisfaction.
-- Anne Frank

Better to do something imperfectly than to do nothing flawlessly.
-- Robert Schuller



Lens Properties - Focusing
Updated by renan - Jun 03, 2020
An optically superior lens is practically useless if the focusing system cannot cope with its intended use. Focusing precisely and as quickly as possible is one of the most important property that a lens has to provide to photographers. Let's find out the different aspects that affects the focusing of a lens.
Camera Basics - Sensors Pt. 1
Photography Basics
Updated by renan - Feb 07, 2020
Starting out in photography, everyone has to pass through the most fundamental step of choosing a camera, and with all the brands, and models of cameras this is not easy, especially if this is your first time purchasing one. Let us break these models down into simpler groups and try to see group fits you best.
What is Photography?
Photography Basics
Updated by renan - Feb 07, 2020
So, you decided that you're going to take up photography and maybe eventually, make it a regular hobby, or even make money out of it someday. Before all that, let's take a few steps back and try to understand what photography is and what it actually takes to be a photographer.
Camera Basics - Types of Camera
Photography Basics
Updated by renan - Feb 06, 2020
When choosing a camera, you need to understand the different types that are available and examine which one fits your style of photography and produce the kind of output that you hope to get.
Lens Properties - Aperture
Updated by renan - Jan 23, 2020
Another important property of a lens is the aperture. This provides photographers with options to control the technical and artistic qualities of a picture by adjusting the front opening of the lens which affects the exposure and depth of field.


Bad habits are like a comfortable bed...easy to get into, but hard to get out of.

-- Unknown Author

Habit starts out as a thread. As new threads are added, it becomes a rope we cannot break.

-- Unknown Author

You can plant a dream.

-- Anne Campbell

He who plants a garden plants happiness.

-- Chinese Proverb

Pigeon (In Flight)
Minglanilla, Cebu
July, 2013
Pigeon (In Flight)
Minglanilla, Cebu
July, 2013

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