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Creativity Photography

Wandering around Dublin at the end of summer.

Nev­er to be accused of being last minute about any­thing. I was back home in Dublin in August wait­ing on my pass­port which I need­ed to trav­el to Spain the next day. These images are all from Grafton Street. Wan­der­ing around town (Dublin City Cen­tre) or any­where, for that mat­ter, with a cam­era is great fun. Espe­cial­ly […]

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Creativity Family Photography

A grand day out

The thought of going on a road trip with your sev­en year old kid, where there is just the two of you is amaz­ing. No dis­trac­tions. Lots of chat and an vain attempt at get­ting lost on this very small Island. End­ed up vis­it­ing the folks. 

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Creativity Inspiration Photography

Art Happening – Belfast School of Art

Great thing about work­ing in Ulster Uni­ver­si­ty’s Belfast School of art is there is aways some­thing inter­est­ing going on.

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Creativity Photography

Around Belfast

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Creativity Inspiration

TEDxSoCal — Nick Pugh — The Future of Painting

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Creativity Inspiration

Beautiful video of Rick Genest

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Creative Thinking Tools Creativity Uncategorized

29 Ways To Stay Creative

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Creative Thinking Tools Creativity Design Thinking Teams

Conceptualize

Explode—Divergent think­ing Take risks, be per­sis­tent, be curi­ous. Fail ear­ly and fail often. Using the inspi­ra­tions that were col­lect­ed in phase one, the team offer up ideas that address the needs of the brief. Team mem­bers can offer up fresh con­cepts or build on the work of oth­ers. Go for quan­ti­ty, explore each idea entire­ly. […]

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Creative Thinking Tools Creativity Design Thinking Teams

Inspire

The input phase of the process where the team learns to eat sleep and breathe the sub­ject of the brief. In order for this to work effec­tive­ly it is impor­tant that we learn to come to terms with our fil­ters. Through­out our lives we have been devel­op­ing fil­ters through which we see the world. These […]

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Creative Thinking Tools Creativity Design Thinking

Some Design Principals

Com­plex prob­lems require sim­ple, clear and hon­est solu­tions. Suc­cess­ful solu­tions will move peo­ple by sat­is­fy­ing their needs, giv­ing mean­ing to their lives and rais­ing their hopes and expec­ta­tions. Excep­tion­al prob­lems demand excep­tion­al solu­tions that may be rad­i­cal and even dis­rup­tive. Effec­tive solu­tions will be col­lab­o­ra­tive, inclu­sive and devel­oped with the peo­ple who use them. No […]