Dan Wonderly

Photographer + Director

Los Angeles


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Q&A


Q: What is the last song you listened to?

A: "London Grooves."


Q: What is the best way to start the day?

A: Coffee, cats, sunshine - not in that order.


Q: What mystery do you wish you knew the answer to?

A: Extraterrestrials.


Q: What are some things you had to unlearn?

A: Perfectionism and being an unnecessary apologist.


Q: What fictional place would you most like to go?

A: Ukiyo-e.


Q: What have you only recently formed an opinion about?

A: Flip Flops - definitely a current pro-flop conformist.


Q: What book impacted you the most?

A: Breakfast of Champions.


Q: What risks are worth taking?

A: Cross-country moves and airline travel.


Q: What are the first three chapters of your autobiography titled?

A: 1. Wishing Well Boy 2. Stay Quantum 3: "When the Goings Gets Weird, the Weird Turn Pro."


Q: What do you spend the most time thinking about?

A: Gravity. And why am I spending so much time thinking about it!


Q: Best and worst advice you've ever received.

A: Best - You don't need to explain your art. Worst - Just use your mind to control your asthma.


Q: How has your work evolved over the years?

A: I feel more confident that the visions I imagine and sketch will end up exceeding that initial inspiration when brought into reality. I'm creating with less fear and it is liberating.


Q: One thing you can't show up to shoot without - besides a camera. ;-)

A: My glasses!!