Images. Words. Soundscapes. Questions.
The opening lines on the about section of the Creatalyst app says:
“The creative process, a business project, even life, is a journey expanding our vision of what’s possible.”
Photographer, mentor and good friend Dennis Hodges, developed this app as a spark to the creative process we find ourselves in day to day.
The categories of Visualize, Compose, Explore, Develop, Deliver, unfold (literally) as you delve deeper into the audio/visual offering.
Used alone, it could simply excite the senses and neurons to reconnect thoughts:
And/or spark new ideas:
There are also deeper options such as favouriting images, deleting them from the image bank, sharing through social spaces, adding comments for yourself and others in the Creatalyst community to read.
I remember Dennis describing the seeds of the app idea on a train journey back from Lucerne to the Zurich, Switzerland (Feb 2011). As the magnificent view offered us lakes and majestic mountainside I was more intrigued by the essence of the idea shared.
Not just on bringing an idea to market, but also on making it so engaging.