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Jann Alexander (Austin Details)
Works at AustinDetails.me
Attended University of Maryland, College Park
Lives in Austin, Texas
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In case you’re having trouble getting on with your writing today ...
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One sweet trick ....
There's a simple way to focus the viewer's eye on what your photograph is all about.
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Rewards on A Rainy Day in the Maine Woods: #iphoneography #nature

Looking closely at what’s not so obvious always rewards the observer.
Looking closely at what’s not so obvious always rewards the observer.
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A Closed Door Is An Invitation: #inspiration #photography

I won't let a closed door hinder me. I'll take aim for a photo opp instead.
I won't let a closed door hinder me. I'll take aim for a photo opp instead.
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My Maine Muse comes once a year: #photos #travel

A view that never fails to astonish and a willing subject floats my boat each July.
A view that never fails to astonish and a willing subject floats my boat each July.
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Hello? It's Your Muse Calling . . . Best not to ignore her when she beckons. #creativity

The photography muse summons me whenever there are vivid color, hard shadows and bright light make a pattern.
The photography muse summons me whenever there are vivid color, hard shadows and bright light make a pattern.
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Shiny objects, pretty colors to inspire. 
I believe writers are magpies. We collect shiny objects (interesting tidbits of conversation, mannerisms, images, snippets of research – whatever catches our roving eyes) without consciously being aware. Some of the time we note them down, but other times they drift to the back of our minds – seemingly forgotten. There they wait for the one thing that will pull them together or they become the gift of the subconscious mind. For example, when I...
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How to Handle the Competition: Focus the Viewer's Eye #phototip #photography

There's a simple way to focus the viewer's eye on what your photograph is all about.
There's a simple way to focus the viewer's eye on what your photograph is all about.
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5 Days, 5 Lobster Rolls. The challenge: 5 lobster rolls 5 ways in 5 days #goodeats #iphoneography #Maine

Heading to Maine? My recommendation is to eat a lobster roll a day—I did. Reviews follow.
Heading to Maine? My recommendation is to eat a lobster roll a day—I did. Reviews follow.
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My Maine Muse floats my boat every summer .... #travel #photos
A view that never fails to astonish and a willing subject floats my boat each July.
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Popular on Pairings …. here’s the roundup.
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Making the Call: Will You Go Big or Go Indie? #selfpub #publishing #authors

There are pros and cons to veering off the traditional path to self-publishing. Ask yourself five questions to decide.
There are pros and cons to veering off the traditional path to self-publishing. Ask yourself five questions to decide.
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Education
  • University of Maryland, College Park
    commercial art, journalism
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JannAlexander.com AustinDetails.me
Austin Details Art + Photo & The Vanishing Austin World Headquarters
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Publisher. Photography | Writing | Fine Art | Design | Creativity | Ideas
Introduction
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.
Work
Occupation
Create, write, promote, exhibit, live, breathe photography, design, art
Employment
  • 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
Previously
Arlington, Virginia - Potomac, Maryland
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New Research: The Best Time to Tweet for Clicks, Retweets, and Replies
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We looked at 4.8 million tweets sent through Buffer to determine the most popular times to tweet and the best times for clicks, retweets, an

Week in Review June 14
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Happy Flag Day! Since this seems to be one of the few holidays not taken over by washing machine purveyors and greeting card merchants, I'm

'Mirrorless' Now the Official Name of the Camera Market Dominated by Sony
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Photographers can finally stop arguing over what to officially call the latest generation of interchangeable cameras that forgo the prisms o

Four Texas couples create awesome tiny home complex as vacation spot out...
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A group of longtime friends in Austin have constructed a tiny home compound just outside of the city so as a getaway/vacation homestead.

10 Things that Red-Flag a Newbie Novelist
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by Anne R. Allen Beginning novelists are like Tolstoy's happy families. They tend to be remarkably alike. Certain mistakes are common to alm

This Has To Stop!
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I was obsessed with being perfect and beautiful, like a porcelain doll, forgetting that the purpose of life is to live fully, not to die per

A Day at the Opera
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Singing lures me outside. It's my courtly lover, the young male red-winged blackbird. Of course, I did catch him cavorting among three dull-

One Minute in the Life of a Writer (With Gifs)
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:00 IMMA WRITE! :04 It's way too quiet. I need some SOUNDS. :06 Where's iTunes? I CAN'T FIND iTUNES! DAMN YOU NEW OS! WHY IS EVERYTHING DIFF

Has The World Gone Crazy?
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The only real conflict you will ever have in your life won’t be with others, but with yourself. - Shannon L. Alder Has the whole world gone

NFL and Patriots continue to allow NFL Black Eye to get Bigger and Bigge...
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We are 5 days away from the Super Bowl and yet we are weeks if not months away from the NFL finding out what really happened with the Deflat

How to Share Old Blogposts on Social Media
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A quick and simple guide to share old blogposts from your archives to get more clicks, traffic, and engagement long after publish.

| What happens when National Geographic steals your art?
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Short story: They throw lawyers on you and threaten you to take almost nothing in return, because as a starving artist, you'll be unable to

How to Finish What You Start: A Five-Step Plan for Writers
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How to finish what you start? That's a question that many writers have. Here is a great 5-step plan that will help you finish what you start

30 Little-Known Features of Facebook, Twitter, and More
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The hidden and little-known features of all six major social media sites: Facebook, Twitter, Google+, LinkedIn, Pinterest, and Instagram.

How to Avoid Losing Data on Your Flash Memory Cards
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While today’s cameras are technical marvels, they can be temperamental. The thin memory cards that store precious photos can be even touchie

Inside Dr. Seuss Inc.
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Most children's book franchises fade over time, but Dr. Seuss's fantastical empire is hatching more sales than ever; Horton trumpets 'Anti-B

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Thomas is our go-to guy for photographing the work that comes in to the gallery. We have also used Thomas for promotional photography as well as event coverage and a photobooth for a Valentine's Day. We will use TJH Photographics again as the need arises.
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