How you get from point A to point B in your photographic workflow will often determine how sane you are when you finish your final edit. The final product is what everyone will see but you will live the process every step of the way, so you'd better trim the fat, and settle in to some better habits. You will be happy you did.
Dali handed the last bag of gear down the cold aluminium ladder and we started winding our way along the trail cut into the cliff face. We shuffled along 30 feet above the churning white water, close enough to feel the spray on our faces. The width of the trail made me feel pretty safe but as I looked over our team of 12 I couldn’t help but chuckle to myself and wonder, “What in the world were you thinking!”