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Jann Alexander (Austin Details)
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Not You. Rainy Days Don't Get You Down: Surprising #creativity poll results - #wwwblogs

Proving once again that creative people are unique, your poll results show what ducks you are.
Proving once again that creative people are unique, your poll results show what ducks you are.
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Being There Isn't the Only Reward: Why we make photos - #travel #photography

The rewards of photography include those unexpected glimpses into others' lives.
The rewards of photography include those unexpected glimpses into others' lives.
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Surprise Someone on Wordless Wednesday #WordlessWednesday #photo

Write a few words on Wordless Wednesday and surprise someone with a handwritten note—yours.
Write a few words on Wordless Wednesday and surprise someone with a handwritten note—yours.
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Is it time to tend to your creative soul? Prescription for a Creative Funk: #writers #artists

When you find the creative winds deflating in your sails, try a different tack. Take a time out.
When you find the creative winds deflating in your sails, try a different tack. Take a time out.
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Today's the Day for Small Acts of Compassion: #1000Speak #compassion

What does it mean to be compassionate? Today, more than 1000 voices speak.
What does it mean to be compassionate? Today, more than 1000 voices speak.
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Unnatural? The Human Eye Craves It: #symmetry #environment

What we don't see, we crave. Does that explain symmetry in our built environment?
What we don't see, we crave. Does that explain symmetry in our built environment?
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NYTimes: A Gaza Artist Creates 100 Square Feet of Beauty, and She’s Not Budging
Nidaa Badwan’s project is called “100 Days of Solitude” in homage to Gabriel García Márquez’s novel, though her isolation has lasted much longer.
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"If I'd observed all the rules, I'd never have got anywhere." Composition by the Rules: #art

There are rules to be followed, and there are rules to learn and reject.
There are rules to be followed, and there are rules to learn and reject.
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kinda sweet in an oldies but goodies kinda way . . . 
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Small acts of compassion add up big today.   #1000speak   
What does it mean to be compassionate? Today, more than 1000 voices speak.
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I'm always defying the rules. "One Word Only" - #WordlessWednesday #symmetry

Here's my Wordless Wednesday tribute to a grill only a mother could love.
Here's my Wordless Wednesday tribute to a grill only a mother could love.
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If you know me, you know I'm all about the details . . . 
Nature reminds us that the cycle of life plays out in the details.
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  • University of Maryland, College Park
    commercial art, journalism
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Austin Details Art + Photo & The Vanishing Austin World Headquarters
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Publisher. Photography | Writing | Fine Art | Design | Creativity | Ideas
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Create. Write. Shoot. Paint. Design. Publish. Hike. Ride. Paddle. Ski. Enjoy friends, family, workouts, outdoors, coffee, cooking, wine, champagne, chocolate, movies, music, life. Sleep. Repeat.
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Left the red brick colonial constraints of the DC Area in 2004 for the loose creative vibe in Austin, Texas — where I was clearly meant to be, just as quick as I could, though it took awhile.
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Create, write, promote, exhibit, live, breathe photography, design, art
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  • AustinDetails.me
    Writing on Art + What Goes With It: Pairings, present
  • JannAlexander.com
    Publisher: Art + Photos + Words #Creativity, 2006 - present
  • Austin Details Art + Photo
    Create, promote, exhibit, live, breathe photography and fine art, present
  • The Washington Post
    Art Director, Sunday magazine
  • J Walter Thompson Advertising
    Creative Supervisor
  • Jann Alexander Design, Inc
    Creative Director and President
  • Big Picture Writing
    Creative Director for Marketing Communications
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Austin, Texas
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Arlington, Virginia - Potomac, Maryland
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