Into the mind of Max Salk

Human beings have been going along for many years by now and thanks to technology, it has been made so we as humanity over time would be more in-tune with the world around us. However, that only leads people to scramble for equilibrium in the midst of the changes of the modern world

 

One such individual who manages to do this well is New York-based landscape photographer and businessman Max Salk. Silicon Valley may be the place for technological prowess these days but New York never stops being a center for culture and Max Salk is a big part of this. 

 

Salk doesn’t miss out on chances to enjoy himself simply because business is important and doesn’t allow trends to sway his beliefs in what works for him and what doesn’t. Salk’s transparency about his methods of maintaining a balance in his life shows how centered he is. 

 

Being prepared is part of Salk’s life and having his camera during a walk around the Netherlands helped transform his love of photography into something he could share with the world through his website. Also, he has shown that preparation functions as part of a lifestyle rather than simply a good idea to go with. 

 

Salk believes in going with the flow instead of attempting to have a hold on things that are beyond our control. In life, we will need to brace for changes that will inevitably happen whether we want them to or not. When it comes to taking photographs of landscapes, Salk realized that nature is no respecter of photographers and had to adjust his photography to the changes in nature. 

 

Salk takes advantage of the moment as it is happening rather than letting it go by wasted. Putting the best work possible in ideas before showing them set Salk apart. 

 

Being passionate about something requires so much effort and being consistent with something like photography has proved to be beneficial for Salk. That drive to fulfill anything we want to will result in eventual success. 

 

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Financial Analyst Max Salk Shares His Love Of Photography Online

Max Salk is a New York City financial analyst who works for The Blackstone Group. He graduated in 2011 from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, and as a bachelor’s degree in finance. His first job on Wall Street was at Morningstar. He then found a job at PPM America where he was a financial analyst for three years. He joined The Blackstone Group in June 2015.

He became interested in the financial world while he was a college student. Max Salk enjoyed watching CNBC and researching stocks that he would trade. Once he joined PPM America he really became interested in following the stock market and analyzing the performance of publicly traded companies.

Outside of work, Max Salk enjoys doing landscape photography. He also likes to travel and exercise. His favorite sports teams are the Chicago Bears and Cubs. He also enjoys listening to music and attending concerts. His favorite musicians include Led Zepplin, Bob Dyland, and the Grateful Dead. He is also an active volunteer for the Navy SEAL Foundation which supports Gold Star SEAL families.

He says that he became interested in landscape photography in 2010. At the time he was studying for a semester in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. One early, foggy morning he went for a walk along the harbor and thought that the fog provided a really cool look. He shares the photos he has taken at his website, Max Salk photography.com.

Max Salk says that he likes to plan his daily activities out in order to be more productive in both his personal and work lives. He typically plans out his activities with an eye to how they will eventually turn out. However, he acknowledges that sometimes things don’t go quite the way he thought they would. Sometimes they turn out worse and sometimes they turn out even better than he thought they would.

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