Chris Orwig brings passion to all that he does. He has an insatiable knack for creativity and discovery.
Chris is a celebrated photographer, author, speaker, interactive designer and on the faculty of Brooks
Institute Of Photography in Santa Barbara, CA. His work is widely sought after and he enjoys a diverse
In fact, Chris’ work is often describes as simple, stunning, poetic and engaging. He elaborates, “What
the novelist says in 10,000 words the poet says in 10 and ultimately, after we read a poem we do
not simply have more information, we have more experience. In the same way, I am to distill idea,
concept, vision, experience and emotion into poetic, provoking, intriguing and beautiful fine art and
Chris is based in Santa Barbara, California, from where he travels the globe for his photographic work.
See read more and view more at ChrisOrwig.com.
Photography is savoring life at 1/100th of a second.
The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious.
When the artist is alive in any person, whatever kind of work it may be, he becomes inventive, searching, daring, self-expressive, and creative. He becomes interesting to other people. He disturbs, upsets, enlightens, and opens ways for a better understanding. Where those who are not artists are trying to close the book, he opens it and shows that there are more pages possible.
Do not go gentle into the good night. Rage, rage against the dying of the light.
Ring the bell that still can ring. Forget your perfect offering. There are cracks in everything, that’s how the light gets in.
Ask yourself what makes you come alive and go and do that. For what the world needs, is people who have come fully alive.
Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night.
Edgar Allen Poe
Common sense is the chief enemy of creativity.