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March 22, 2024

Spring Reading List for Photographers

Reading has a profound impact on personal development, shaping our thoughts and values, and understanding the world. In a time where interest in books appears to have waned, choosing to immerse yourself in reading is an extraordinary act. As spring sets in, now is an excellent time to dig into your self-development and strengthen your mindset with these hand-picked reads! 


Risk Forward: Embrace the Unknown and Unlock Your Hidden Genius 
Victoria Labalme
Victoria Labalme was this year's Imaging USA 2024 opening keynote, and spoke on her topic, "Risk Forward." Read on for inspiration, insights, and prompts to help you find your path forward.


A Walk in the Park
Andy Katz
Take a trip with Andy Katz and traverse the 63 stunning U.S. National Parks. 


Made Whole 
Tiffany Aliche
Financial stability is the cornerstone of a strong business! Tiffany Aliche, aka the Budgetnista, teaches readers how to gain financial understanding stability, and security in this comprehensive, 10-step guidebook. Aliche makes money less scary and helps you reach your financial goals!


The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference
Malcolm Gladwell
Malcolm Gladwell is a widely loved author and examines the "tipping point," that moment when ideas, trends, and social behavior cross a threshold and begin to spread. Learn more about the social dynamics that cause rapid change.


Atomic Habits: An Easy & Proven Way to Build Good Habits & Break Bad Ones
James Clear
Habits form the fabric of our lives. Gain motivation and the tools you need to self-reflect and develop the habits you want to create the life you love. 


Lighting Handbook Vol. 1
John Gress
World-renowned photographer and lighting wizard, John Gress breaks down 20 multiple light lighting setups in this 31 page intro PDF designed for beginners.


This is Marketing
Seth Godin
Godin offers wisdom on marketing in this compact book that applies to small business owners and everyone else in between. Learn more about the tactics of empathy and connection to improve your marketing, sales, and advertising strategies.

“A book is a dream that you hold in your hands.” Neil Gaiman. Happy reading, photographers!