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Paul Jun is a portrait and editorial photographer based in Brooklyn, New York. He's also a writer and the author of Connect the Dots

Photo by: Bill Wadman.


During the day, Paul serves as the Head of Content at CreativeMornings—a free breakfast lecture series that runs monthly in 180+ cities. He writes on his blog, Motivated Mastery, and his essays have appeared on publications like 99u, Fast Company, Inc. Magazine, and Entrepreneur. Previously, he worked with companies like the altMBA and +Acumen.

Born and raised in New Jersey, he moved to Brooklyn in 2016 and fell in love with street photography and portraiture. What began as play became an unruly obsession, a new way of seeing and interacting with the world.

The Observers is an online publication featuring photo books recommended by visionaries. 

Book: Connect the Dots: Strategies and Meditations on Self-education.

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