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Honest words & real film photos. Q&A from VISSLA's Kenny Hurtado

Donald Brink

Mentors,  Science and Motivations

Starting off the year covering some back stories, current motivations and how things got so calculated between real life, crazy visions and failed attempts to try stuff.
Read in depth answers to Kenny Hurtado's insightful questions and magnificent imagery accompanying the piece.
It's always a treat to work with the talented Kenny Hurtado and his cadence behind the camera is boldly captivating, freezing the most accurate of real situations in a composed and balanced view meeting old wold with tomorrow.
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Honest words and Real Film photos

Photograph: Kenny Hurtado

Photograph: Kenny Hurtado

To dream of what could be and be governed by a greater system of understanding can only be enjoyed if you submit and surrender to its laws. Then there can be a freedom from which we can start to become alive.

Photograph: Kenny Hurtado

Photograph: Kenny Hurtado

Surf Sessions French Mag

Donald Brink

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Speaking a second language is an interesting thing because the depth of the conversations can sometimes be quicker to share with the words or phrases from one than with those available in another. The division of valuable parts of ones mind used to talk or process language may be felt and for most it seems to empower the concentration necessary to be articulate. Others it's an excuse for declining the option to engage.

I don't speak french yet but so appreciated the way the people put in effort to communicate with me. From buying a coffee or croissant or a those tasty little papillon's up front in the bakery, wrong grammar or conjunctive adverbs delivered with iambic pentameter off beat to a scene or setting seemed easily forgiven with a kind smile and an appreciation of effort to be included and have conversation.

The way people asked questions about the boards and the concepts was so refreshing. Carefully selecting words to explain things and answer the insightful questions in a way that you could immediately see whether understood or still left wondering was fun and certainly a pleasure to share.

Communication is a wonderful gift, it seems if we approach the things we value and are so used to sharing with familiar passion and urgency yet  now demanded to deliver them differently as though suffering recovery in verbal injury. Stories can be told differently to be understood all the same.

Thanks to Surf Sessions for the fun time at the office, the great and thoughtful questions included in this article. Its an honor to share with your readers and to all those who are able to enjoy the french pen, read on and Merci buku.