One of our favorite things to do is to ask the folks we are inspired by what they are inspired by. We’ve shared some of their responses below.

Seth Woolsey | Photographer, Videographer, & Cinematographer

There’s no shortage of things that inspired me to take up photography and videography. I’m often very inspired by nature. In fact, I would say that nature is what first got me interested in photography. When I was a child I loved going outdoors with a $10 camera I got from a flea market. There was something that always moved me about seeing different animals. Read more>>

Rob Mahoney | Fly Fisherman & Guide | Photographer | Conservationist

I’m inspired by spending time outside in nature… I realized at a young age that spending valuable time in nature would always serve a significant purpose in my life. Now, any time I’m in need of a dose of inspiration – I head outside and let nature straighten me out. My primary passion is fly fishing and I also work part time as a guide. Whether I’m fishing for myself or guiding a client – it doesn’t really matter. Read more>>

Amanda Charlton | Wildlife & Landscape Artist

I am inspired by the world around me, the world within me, and the pursuit of expressing the two in a connective way that inspires others. I often feel overwhelmed by the issues that plague our modern, human society and feel powerless to make any huge impact on systems that are much larger than myself. Read more>>

Sam Randall | Podcaster & Digital Creator

The inspiration for Crème De La Crime Podcast all started when I was 19 years old. I didn’t know I wanted to be a podcaster at this time, but my desire to help find missing people all started here. Someone I knew in high school was abducted and remained missing for months before her body was later found in the middle of a field. I remember her disappearance feeling like a surreal nightmare. Read more>>

Heidi Herman | Dog Hiker & Sitter

I am inspired by the many things in my life that have shown me: encouragement, love, support, grace, comfort and how to grow. My husband and children have shown me the love and support that has allowed me to take the steps to start my own business. Without them by my side and in my corner, I could not have taken the necessary time to focus on what was needed. Read more>>

Nicole Barron | Florist

Coming from a Mexican background, the designs and colors used in my floral arrangements stem from the vibrancy and creativity of my culture. I wanted La Luna Florals to embody the hard work of my ancestors before me and the tenacity of my people as a whole. Read more>>