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3 Sep

Ep. 149 – Shamayim Shacaro – Entrepreneur & International Fashion Photographer

“You need to learn how to select your thoughts just the same way you select your clothes everyday. This is a power you can cultivate. If you want to control things in your life so bad, work on the mind. That’s the only thing you should be trying to control. – Elizabeth Gilbert.”

Shamayim Shacaro – Entrepreneur, International Fashion Photographer; Creator of the Shacaro Luxury Book; Manifestor; Educating the industry.

Segment 1: (Length :04:00) – General Updates; Introduction to Shamayim Shacaro; his purpose with photography; creating a media platform; black photographers in luxury.

Shamayim’s finer points:

  1. Getting to know yourself and your talents
  2. Preparing yourself for economic changes
  3. Creating sustainability in your talents and business
  4. Leveraging a camera and creating 4 companies
  5. Adding value to self and others
  6. Creating a media platform
  7. Purpose over passion
  8. Battling the naysayers
  9. Black photographers in luxury

I think I always knew that this is what I was going to do. I never went through that struggle period with is this what I'm supposed to be doing. My thing was how do I take it to the level that I want to take it at.

Segment 2: (Length :08:00) – Talking with Shamayim Shacaro; manifesting what you want; being intentional with your craft; innovating in your own industry

Shamayim’s finer points:

  1. Manifesting your reality
  2. Bringing spirituality into business
  3. Shifting your focus
  4. Creating from within
  5. Being intentional with his photography
  6. 10 years to get to know your craft
  7. Educating an industry

I keep it really, really simple. I place a lot of different elements that I learned about spirituality throughout my craft, my art. I also imply a lot of the teachings that I studied when I have my workshops. Because I want everybody to see that there is a connecting force there. No matter what you label it as.

Segment 3: (Length :10:00) – Preparing for the manifestation; the Shacaro Luxury Book, knowing what you really want.

Shamayim’s finer points: 

  1. Preparing for the projects before they happen
  2. Visualizing what he’d like to see before it comes
  3. Working with the right models in accordance with the vision
  4. Putting out into the universe and then executing
  5. Knowing what you really want
  6. The Shacaro Luxury Book
  7. Belief in yourself

“Segment 4(Length :03:00) – Hustler Thought of the Day:

You need to learn how to select your thoughts just the same way you select your clothes everyday. This is a power you can cultivate. If you want to control things in your life so bad, work on the mind. That’s the only thing you should be trying to control. - Elizabeth Gilbert

GENERAL NOTES:

Shamayim Shacaro – Entrepreneur & International Fashion Photographer

Shamayim s a professional fashion photographer with a concentration in fashion, editorial, advertising, and beauty. His work has become synonymous with exotic locations and dramatic story telling concepts.

SHAMAYIM’s work can be seen gracing magazines and advertising campaigns in the United States, South Africa, Egypt, United Kingdom, France, Italy, The Caribbean, Portugal, Turkey, Brazil and the United Arab Emirates.

Shamayim was listed as TIME Magazine’s “12 African American Photographers you should be following” right now”.

Shamayim has been recognized by Aaron Bryant curator the Smithsonian, National Museum of African American History and Culture

In 2016 Shamayim was honored as BE Modern Man by Black Enterprise Magazine. He has worked with numerous established brands including Loreal Inc, Fashion Fair Cosmetics, Mizani, Lamborghini, Lou La Vi, BMW, Canon, DJI, Zara, Ocean Rebel, Dexter Gill, Shop Apes, C.E Clothier, Citizen ECigar, amongst many others.

Shamayim’s September Issue Cover feature for Ebony magazine became the best selling issue of the publication for the year of it’s publication. The issue featured super model Winnie Harlow along with several of the top models of color. He followed that issue with shooting Ebony Magazine’s first “Men’s Style” Issue cover featuring the legendary members of The Roots.

Shamayim is currently the Editor and Chief of The Shacaro Luxury Book, an annual publication that showcases independent and emerging luxury brands.

He is currently in production of his first film “The Envy of the World” in which he producer, director, and writer.

In 2019 Shamayim will publish two books on business within the fashion and luxury markets. Shamayim is currently set to open The SHACARO CREATIVE, his first production studio and workspace for creatives. The facility is scheduled to open in 2019.

Check out Shamayim HERE |  Social for Shamayim Instagram | Facebook

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Matt Gottesman

Matt Gottesman is a global digital strategist and technology advisor, creator and editor-in-chief of Hustle & Deal Flow™ - an online magazine dedicated to the world's entrepreneurs, creators and makers, a Social Media Influencer and a consultant on New Media and go-to-market strategies for investments in digital marketing, technology, websites, mobile applications, eCommerce, social media and content.