Do not let yesterday use too much of today is one of his favorite quotes, we sat down with the founder CARLOS GRAPHICS to get to know more about him and his photography journey, enjoy the interview.
Tell us about yourself?
I am ambitious and driven. I thrive on challenge and constantly set goals for myself, so I have something to strive toward(photography). I’m not comfortable with settling, and I’m always looking for an opportunity to do better and achieve greatness.
Why Carlos graphics?
Okay first of all I love my name Ken Carlos .. So I took part of my name (Carlos)and place it with an art word(graphics), because photography is all about art .The love I have for art it’s just unbreakable.
How did you venture in photography?
Through a friend (sniper graphics) when I was in high school .I always followed him around because I saw it was fun due to interactions ,so I took my dads small traveling camera and began doing shoots for free till I found out I had passion for it.
Challenges as a photographer?
I have quite many but climate changes, competing with photographer’s who are well equipped ,locations, clients being impatient are just a few of what stands out.
What type of photography do you major in?
Outdoor photography mostly in cultural shoots and portrait photography.
Your best and word gig?
Actually I cant say I have one because no matter how small or big the shoot I strive to give my best.
Advice to any upcoming photographer?
Shoot with other photographers. I cannot stress this enough.Find your niche. This is important.Invest in yourself. Never stop practicing! Find your squad. Your network.Know when to invest in your business .Be prepared to work.Be good at what you do.
Who is your icon as a photographer?
Kenyan-lines photography (Simon chege)
How was your experience working with House of legacy?
It was live and presentable and best agency to work with.
I will have to rise up and say, ‘I don’t care how hard this is, I don’t care how disappointed I am, I’m not going to let this get the best of me. I’m moving on with my life.Courage is not the absence of fear, but simply moving on with dignity despite that fear. Don’t let yesterday use up too much of today.
below photos taken from a session we had