ReDefine Show

I
'm up and at 'em early this morning and headed to New York City...or, as my Puerto Rican grandma referred as Nueva Jork. I'm speaking this Wednesday at PhotoPlus Expo/WPPI East, but I'm honored to share this interview via Tamara Lackey's ReDefine Show to get this week started off with little photo gab. And, really, watching this video reaffirms what I've always worried...I've been blessed with the gift of talkingnonstopthankyouverymuch.

NUEVA JORK!!



For more interviews and perspectives, definitely check out ReDefine Show for more gab from great people!

Happy Tuesday!
Comment (36)
Share on


Thank you! Your comment has been saved.
Lisa - Loved the interview!! Where did you get that ring?! I need one. :-)  11.22.11 - 10:15am
Julie Cahill - This is my where I'm at.... so refreshing to hear discussion on this topic!! Not many resources out there about the balance of running a home business. Thanks!  11.03.11 - 11:17am
Lucy Munoz - taking all you said to heart Jasmine =D   10.30.11 - 9:49am
Maria - This post is so awesome! Thank you for openly sharing your story, for sharing personal and photography tips, for sharing resources, etc. For so long I've been wanting to push my photography to something more and because of you, I am now doing starting my business this year!! Keep on doing what you do, Jasmine! You ROCK!   10.26.11 - 6:01pm
Irene - Jasmine, you are brilliant and inspirational! I totally was starting to feel (earlier in the year) that some of your shoots were resembling previous shoots (slightly) and THEN...BAM! You started in a different direction and your pictures went right back to looking fresh and inspirational. My friend, you are in no funk! You're doing great great work!   10.26.11 - 4:44pm
Jennifer Hudspeth - You are an amazing person. I am taking away small strides and small celebrations. I can not wait until I am able to actually attend a j* workshop. Great work as always.  10.26.11 - 11:31am
Fotograf Lublin - Great interviev! And beautiful dress.  10.26.11 - 2:43am
Lisa Cour - Can't wait to see you and hear you speak for...my third time. A little amazing since we live on separate coasts. You rock!  10.25.11 - 8:17pm
EJ Fleck - Love this! I especially love what you said about creating and curating art. What a good way to remember that what we do truly matters.   10.25.11 - 5:32pm
Jentry Dryden - "Hate on...watch me fly!" Awesome, Jasmine! It's so fun to see you and Tamara chatting - you are both truly inspiring women :)  10.25.11 - 5:18pm
griselda - you are SO damn gorgeous. :) i can't help but love you and your work! <3  10.25.11 - 4:34pm
Kira Noble - Truly wonderful interview. Also, your dress, What?! So gorgeous.   10.25.11 - 2:25pm
Alexis - love. Love. LOVED it! :) Thank you so much for being brave to step out and walk on the water in faith! Continue to keep your eyes on Jesus and He will help you soar to heights you can never fathom! :) Here's insight to what I meant by "walk on the water" (a video by one of my favorite Christian artists, Britt Nicole) -http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LAFup_5dPaQ&ob=av2n  10.25.11 - 1:52pm
Andrea Paris - Inspiring as always. I will be quoting you to no end "Hate on and watch me fly."   10.25.11 - 1:28pm
kat rocknrollbride - utterly love this jasmine. hands down one of my fave interviews of you so far. Im loving the fact that ive realized i can say no now (i wrote about this one my blog a few weeks ago in one of my 'business notes') Im so much happier and less stressed. And re: criticisms - haters gonna hate baby! your views on such people/situations keeps me going i when the haters get me down. I *still* always think "what would Jasmine do?" does that make me nutso?!  10.25.11 - 1:05pm
Christa Hann - Love love how you said..."hate on, watch me fly!" you SO Rock :) !!!!  10.25.11 - 12:20pm
Mikaela - love this, love you.  10.25.11 - 12:09pm
Natalie A - I can't wait to attend your workshop. Best way to start off my first visit to PhotoPlus!  10.25.11 - 11:43am
francine - you have AWESOME posture jasmine!!! seriously, it was the first thing i noticed!! ps. you rock. thanks for sharing such great advice... KIR!!! :)  10.25.11 - 11:30am
jenny - LOVE! LOVE! LOVE!!  10.25.11 - 11:10am
Tamara Lackey - loved our talk, Jasmine. thanks for your honesty, your thoughtfulness and your friendship :)  10.25.11 - 11:09am
Julie - I always get so inspired and motivated by you Jasmine. Just when I want to give up, you say something that speaks to my mind and heart. Thank you Jasmine for always giving so honestly of yourself.  10.25.11 - 10:32am
angel canary - You rock! More importantly, haha, I LOVE your dress! You look stunning!  10.25.11 - 10:21am
robyn L - I had a friend from Puerto Rico who called it "Nueva Yol". :)  10.25.11 - 10:11am
Sandra - You are so articulate, Jasmine. Thanks for sharing :)  10.25.11 - 10:00am
Evan Tardy - live simply. say no more often. ignore the cynics. great advice! as always.   10.25.11 - 9:56am
Sandra Fazzino Photography - Jasmine, my heart is painfully full with gratitude for the way you put yourself out there. Once again, your post hit home. Like, BAM. Each and every word. Yesterday, I said, "no" to an associate shooting opportunity, because we had difficulty negotiating fair terms and also because something felt "off." In my short first season of wedding shooting, I have met incredibly supportive photographers, and I have trust in something much bigger than me that if I'm meant to be successful in documenting people's love for each other, it will come. I don't have to push and force a solution or race to the finish line. I can value myself, choose patience, and keep putting one step in front of the other and enjoy this journey for all it's worth. You are a blessing and an example of God's grace, and I am thankful for you and the other supportive, positive, kind, successful talent in our community. XXOO  10.25.11 - 9:44am
CW - thanks jasmine. I love hearing you talk and hearing your advice :)  10.25.11 - 9:27am
Gail - "Hate on...watch me fly." Oh girl, I love you. :)   10.25.11 - 9:25am
Stephen - Great interview and solid information. Thanks Jasmine.   10.25.11 - 9:19am
Life with Kaishon - I love your dress : ) Have fun iu NYC.  10.25.11 - 9:09am
Tiffany - Oh Jasmine, you are so inspirational. I just love your boldness in how you deal with all the junk that comes in living your dream. Keep it rockin'!! And by the way youaresocutewhenyoutalkwithoutstopping!!!  10.25.11 - 8:30am
LEOLAK - Oh yeah!!!! So excited you did an interview with Tamara!!! Very cool!!! I'm watching it right now...and probably will all day long! lol (ok wait..that sounds crazy...lol) I'm a fan of both of you so..... Happy Tuesday!   10.25.11 - 8:19am
Rachel Tatem - Looks like it was a fun interview! Thank you both for sharing your experience. I feel alone sometimes but, though from a distance, you encourage me.  10.25.11 - 7:41am
Ashley Goodwin - Me too, but don't worry, people love us for it. Right? Well I love YOU for it! Have fun in NYC! DYING to go before I move!!  10.25.11 - 7:34am
Penny Wolfe - Love Tamara and the reDefine show!! Can't wait to click play and watch this episode. I love photographers who love to share! Thanks ladies!!  10.25.11 - 7:32am
Subscribe