Kodak Ektar H35N and Field Notes Notebook

Cultivating Daily Creative Habits

It has been one month since I started a few new daily creative habits. One of my resolutions this year is to write every day for an entire year. Another is to create a daily photographic journal by taking at least two photographs with a half-frame 35mm film camera. Below, I’ll unpack some of my daily creative habits and share principles I abide by, in hopes that they will help you in your creative endeavors....

31 January 2024 · 5 min · 983 words · Jeremy Bassetti
Puerto Plata December 2023

Artifact Int'l, Going 'Local,' Travel Book Awards

Friends, We’ve all taken another trip around the sun. And I hereby declare this is new year will be a year of change. ARTIFACT INTERNATIONAL is officially launching. If you’ve been enjoying/following my work over the past several years, and you want to support its continuation, please consider joining the program. If 2024 will be a year of changes, I’d like it to be the year where I take positive and firm steps in the direction of increasing the quality and productivity of my work....

01 January 2024 · 6 min · 1228 words · Jeremy Bassetti
The Hill of the Skull Book and Square Prints

Home & Square Prints

Friends, If home is a feeling and not a place, then the place I’ve lived in for the last decade is feeling less like home every year. Our relationships with places change and, when this happens, it compels us to look at the world differently. Thirteen years ago, as I was selling off all of my possessions and preparing to move to Spain, Florida looked different to me. Or, I should say that I started to notice Florida again....

01 December 2023 · 5 min · 956 words · Jeremy Bassetti
A View from the Miami to Savannah Amtrak Train

[Genius Loci] November 2023

Friends, The Kickstarter campaign for The Hill of the Skull did not meet its funding goal, unfortunately. This means that the special edition hardcover books will not be produced. But I am touched by the show of support from friends and strangers alike — thank you for believing in this project! It means a lot to me. Really. At $12,000, the campaign goal was quite high. I priced it so high because I wanted to produce the highest quality book using one of the best photobook printers in the West....

31 October 2023 · 3 min · 487 words · Jeremy Bassetti
YouTube Livestream Talk for The Hill of the Skull

[Genius Loci] October 2023

Friends, My new book The Hill of the Skull has launched on Kickstarter. In a few short days, the book reached over a quarter of its funding! It was also featured as a “Project We Love” on Kickstarter. But now we’re in the dreaded “dead zone” period of campaign where pledges slow to a trickle. Please consider contributing to the campaign, and help me spread the word by sharing the link above with your friends and communities....

30 September 2023 · 2 min · 341 words · Jeremy Bassetti
Map Spread from The Hill of the Skull

[Genius Loci] September 2023

Friends, I need your help! The Hill of the Skull will go live on Kickstarter from September 25 until October 26. (Join the book launch livestream via YouTube on Oct 1, 2023). I need help spreading the word! Do you know any podcasts I should reach out to for interviews? Any newsletters, blogs, websites, journalists, or media outlets I should pitch and reach out to? Is there anything you can do to help me on this front?...

31 August 2023 · 4 min · 805 words · Jeremy Bassetti