09.01.09 by Jeff

1 millimeter a day

“This year I set myself a challenge: Take a brand new photo each day. Beginning with 14mm, each day I zoom the lens by 1 millimeter and force myself to use that focal length to shoot and post a photo before going to sleep that night.  This will continue every day until I reach the end of the 1mm lens adjustments at 400mm.” – Chris Hornbecker

chris hornbecker 1 millimeter photography project photographer

Chris is now at 387mm so he doesn’t have much further to go! His dedication to this project and quality of his work is inspiring.

1 millimeter a day. (via: Coudal)

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06.01.09 by Jeff

Project #5b – Postcards!

Here we go again! Our gigantic Project #5 continues over at Design For Mankind! Pick a submission from Project #5 and re-design it! Paint it, draw it, cut & paste it, collage it, photograph it, whatever you want! Scan it and send it to Erin with the subject line “Free Encouragement.” Erin will sift through the entries and the lucky ones will be made into an Encouragement Postcard Pack! Submissions must be original work – dimensions are 4″ x 6″ – deadline is February 1st.

postcard encouragement project design for mankind booooooom

Send your entries to erin[AT]designformankind[DOT]com. Below are links to all the submissions from Project #5! Pick out your favourite message and re-design it!

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22.12.08 by Jeff

Project #5 – Submissions – Part 11

Here is Part 11 (the final part) of our Free Encouragement project with Design For Mankind! I apologize if I missed your entry, I had to manually throw these all together and it was quite a daunting task going through more than 400 of these little guys. Stay tuned in the new year for the second half to this enormous project! Thank you to all of you who participated (especially those of you whose first language is not english)!

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18.12.08 by Jeff

Project #5 – Submissions – Part 10

Here is Part 10 of our Free Encouragement project (with Design For Mankind)! We are no longer accepting new entries. All of the remaining messages will be posted this month! Here are submissions #361 – #400.

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12.12.08 by Jeff

Project #5 – Submissions – Part 9

Okay, here is Part 9 of our Free Encouragement project! All of the remaining messages will be posted throughout the rest of December! Here are submissions #321 – #360. Enjoy:

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05.12.08 by Jeff

Project #5 – Submissions – Part 8

Okay, here is Part 8 of our Free Encouragement project! Today is actually the cut-off day for submissions – We are not accepting anymore submissions at this time! All of the remaining messages will be posted throughout December and then the project shifts over to Design For Mankind! Read through submissions #281 – #320.

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01.12.08 by Jeff

Project #5 – Submissions – Part 7

Start your day off right, with some encouragement! Read through submissions #241 – #280 of our Free Encouragement project with Design For Mankind! I can say with confidence, there are enough entries left for at least 3 more parts…

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25.11.08 by Jeff

Project #5 – Submissions – Part 6

Our Free Encouragement project with Design For Mankind continues to roll along! Here are submissions #201 – #240.

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