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God Creates Love, is well a way to be. #woctxphotog, Art & Photography by PasjrWoctx is the personal creative art and photography by Philip A. Swiderski Jr and then 2nd Shot Photography is leaning towards the professional for hire direction of photography. God Creates Love, is going to be the corner stone that ties it all together. As my vision is personal, professional and social. There is a trinity that is symmetrical and symbiotic.

What follows as words are concerned, may not be eloquent and well this maybe come of some length. I simply ask, you understand I am not a man gifted with communication. I speak with purpose, and at times confusing hopscotching back and forth. So please have patience and I hope you will see my vision.

Creative Visionary & Photographer Philip A. Swiderski Jr, Is A passionately creative Bipolar social outcast, who’s goal in life is to inspire others to overcome what ever is holding them back. My mental issues foster my creativity. They allow me to see the world with an open mind. I have compassion towards others, because I know first hand. How hard life can be. Photography is my passion. Being creative is my therapy, so my emotions and thoughts often are expressed through my creative works.

Growing up, I had a rather difficult time. From the start I was said not to be. God had other plans for me. As a baby and toddler, I was constantly sick and as I have heard at deaths door far to often. Again God had another idea for me. As a child, my home life was troubling. A single boy with 3 sisters, 2 older and one younger. My mother was both over protective and under caring. I was never allowed friends, along with parents that fought terribly most of the time. I never developed very good social skills. As a result, I struggled in school and most of my life. Some where around the age of 11-12, my family was acting like they wanted to resolve and grow. So we dove head first into a local church. At this age I already knew about God, and Jesus. After all I talked to them a lot as a little boy. The only friends I had. The church we started going to, cemented my faith in God and provided wisdom to stand upon the fact Jesus Christ died for my sins. I was involved with the youth group, and found it very rewarding. We had a spring break trip, where seniors in high school off to play. We went to the hills of Tennessee to help several families make much needed improvements to their homes. A son of a builder and architect along with the fact I enjoyed working with my hands. This was right my ally. The trip I have always felt. Helped me more than I helped. I lived a life of hell, and I went to help those worse off than me. For a week and a half or so. I talked, listened, built and worked side by side with people from another world. A hard life they had, very grateful for the help. Yet more grateful, to learn God has children in the world eager to help and share the love of Jesus. From there, things spiraled down hill for me. My mother tried to kill me, and when she failed, she tried to kill herself. My parents split. Around 15 I was alone in the world. I lost touch with my youth group. I had no school really. I found work and bounced around for a bit, including my oldest sister, and back to my dads for a brief time. At 16 I was in a terrible accident on the way to work. I rode a bike everywhere, and I was struck head on at a speed of 60mph by a full size van. Witness said I was thrown over 100ft. God had other plans for me. After that my boss forced me to buy a car. Well that lead me to not such good ideas. I had lost parts my self. I l know now head injuries change your thinking. Back then, I just went nuts. Drinking, drugs, trying to kill myself became a past time. Really, trying to kill myself. God had other plans. At 18, I first went to Florida, and lived for a year. Sleeping in my car and strange peoples barns and couches. Two people that had come into my life. Different lives completely. But they both reminded me of God, and to turn back to him. After the year I returned to Michigan, only to bounce around between jobs and the start of my adult failure. A year later I moved back to Florida. For 6 months I lived in my truck and on the beach. Then I got a job at walmarts in Tampa. A useless job that taught me a lot. I met a woman there. We fell in love, had 2 boys. I bounced Jobs like the globe trotters bounced balls. We fell out of love, our home was a disgrace. She fell into drugs, I fell into finding new ways to kill myself. I ended up in Jail. In Polk County, FL the sheriff at the time had a bible dorm, you had to prove yourself to get into it. But it was 12hours a day of bible study, 6 hours of prayer. I reconnected with God on a level I never knew before. More trouble was on the way for me, but for the first time. I had a little bit of hope. Which eventually placed a camera in my hands again. The last time I had one, I was a teenager and It went everywhere with me. I was so glad to have one again. Photography has become therapy for me. When I am aggravated, upset and of course just because I now use my passion to capture the world around me and express how I am feeling.

The Vision, To Create A Space That All Can Be Creative. Open to those that have less than ideal opportunity to be their best. To provide an atmosphere that is inviting and inspiring. To teach those that what they have deep within themselves, can enable them to be great…

Artistic freedom, and the pursuit of happiness. Abstract life is best lived in the now. Not delayed and not always planed out. Taking the path that often chose us, instead of us seeking out the path to take. Order is important, and without it there is chaos, and wasteful progress. Without meaning the heart is just a muscle that insures the flow of blood. Such as life, without meaning you can not flow through life. The principle comes from my own experience and life.

Artist have for centuries have battled with creating art and finding a way to provide a sustainable life. The old adage “Starving Artist” takes a new meaning for me as well as many others. My life has been a very rough one, I have had great loss. Seen the streets first hand, and struggled with being able to provide for my self and my family. I am not alone. What sets me apart from others, is I refuse to give up. Often I step back to rethink my forward momentum. Adjusting my course, and sometimes because of failure. Other times to prevent & failure. In life I have learned one thing, people have to have something to live for in order to be productive. In my life I have seen many talented people, and saw in them what could make them great as well as productive. Sadly society forgets that if your not already productive, that you could be. I have experienced this my self a few times.

My vision is two parts, one personal and the other business, as to the personal is also going to house. As well as be the starting point for the business side. As I am getting older, I am wanting to own & my own home. But I am on disability. That means no real chance of saving up money to do anything. Why own? Simple to say it is mine. To feel safe and secure. As well as have a place that I build my photography brand. To be able to have the chance to generate my own income and get off of disability. Owning my own home, will allow me security in where I live and work. As well allow me to build a business that will let me pay my bills and be self sufficient. I have been on my own since I was a teenager and have had a rather rough life. As I do not have anyone in my life. Finding the support one needs to live is hard. I am tired of relying on the system, and tired of not having a stable environment. Helping me raise this goal will be enabling me to build a solid future. My vision is to obtain a space large enough to have a coffee shop open to the public. While having the space to not only display art, but create art. The space will be open to all that have a true desire to be productive in life. Regardless of social status. We would like to have room for showers, as a clean body leads to a great start. Nothing makes a person feel better about themselves than a sense of being clean. We will have both private workspaces and wide open creative spaces. It will provide those that want to teach, and learn. As well as the opportunity to those that simply can not afford to. The coffee shop will provide the income to hopefully cover the space. As all creative people & will be welcome. We will have payed members as well as free members. The paid members will finance the materials and equipment for the free members.

In a world that is full of issues and social causes. The vision is one that will enable creative thinkers to find their own place in the world, and become contributing members of society. I foresee us having the ability to hire 5 people from day one, and with in a year to employ 25 full time employees. Our goal will be to take those without jobs, and futures and not give them hope, but to provide them with the tools. To use the hope deep within themselves to better their position in life.

Hence God Creates Love, with God my life and Jesus firmly rooted in my heart and soul. My vision to take my passion, my talents, my knowledge and wisdom from my life. And create something that most never could or would. I want not just an opportunity for myself, I want a legacy for my sons to see their father was troubled, yet found a path to live life as God intended. As well there are many like me in this world that need my heart and energy to help them in their journey. Not as a preacher, but as a Pastor that refuses to lead. Instead to walk side by side with them. As I know already the path they have traveled and must travel yet. I can offer my love and Gods love to inspire them to create a new positive life.

As this is the basic idea, we are developing the full plan daily. Currently we being just me. I am reaching out to you. To join me, I need funding to move forward, like minded creativities to develop goals, time lines and the plans to make it happen. I ask you to think of yourself, if you needed the help to better your self today. Would you be able & to walk into a place and be offered it? If you are inspired at all please reach out to us and see how you can help. Or if you simply want to make a contribution you can do so here, my current goal is $250,000 you can help today by donating here paypal.me/woctxphotog
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Pick up something pretty from this gallery today and help a man build a life and hiss vision. https://1-philipa-swiderskijr.pixels.com/collections/flowers
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#Dallas #Texas, did you know there is a #creative #bipolar #visionary that is passionate about creative #photography? Did you know that my passion allows me to fight the effects of #mentalillness. How about joining me, and enabling me to do more with my passion, and build a life of creative passion and purpose. Together we can #EndTheStigma and promote good #mentalhealth while teaching and sharing creative works. In the hopes of providing a positive path to self awareness, self sufficient life, and self value. I am struggling on my own. As I have the passion, the vision and the drive to make it happen. I have no financial means to actually progress. Yes, I am trying to sell my current works to fund my life and vision. But I need your help.
Please visit https://2ndshot.photos/my_vision today and show your support for my efforts to regain my own life, and my efforts to help others do the same. As always, I am open to getting out and having a creative day with our cameras if your up for picking me up. Take the time to see my works, read my vision, my blog posts and learn who I am inside as a man. You may just find you really like me. So just like God, give me a chance to live. Together we will change the world. Have a Blessed day.
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Since you wont take me to lunch, and give me a chance in life. Will you at least buy my works so I can take myself to lunch and build my own life? https://1-philipa-swiderskijr.pixels.com/featured/drink-and-sandwich-philip-a-swiderski-jr.html
Drink And Sandwich by Philip A Swiderski Jr
Drink And Sandwich by Philip A Swiderski Jr
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Hot N Bright by Philip A Swiderski Jr
Hot N Bright by Philip A Swiderski Jr
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To see what I see visit and support https://2ndshot.photos/my_vision and watch and see what develops.
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Hey #Dallas #Texas, who wants to pick me up and go have a creative weekend with our cameras. If you want to know more about me visit https://2ndshot.photos/my_vision
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Will I Die by Philip A Swiderski Jr
Will I Die by Philip A Swiderski Jr
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