Max Salk has interests in more than one area, and he has had a diverse career that follows his many interests. He attended the University of Illinois and got a degree in finance and history, and after graduating, he started working with stocks. He also became interested in photography during the time in college when he studied abroad. He saw the world through new eyes on a foggy morning in the Netherlands, and a photo that he took that day was the first photo that he put up when he started his photography website.
Max Salk worked in investment management in Chicago before moving to New York, where he currently lives. He travels a lot and still takes pictures wherever he goes. He runs an Instagram page in addition to his website, and he posts his photos on both of them. He has found success in everything that he has pursued simply by going out there and doing it. He wanted to be involved in more than one thing, so he made them happen, and while he says that he had some doubts about his photography early on, he had a passion for it and he believes that is what matters.
Max Salk believes it is important for people to keep themselves open to new things. He says that it isn’t always easy to take on new experiences and opportunities, but that it might be simpler than one thinks. He says that it is important for people to not look at the world around them and doubt themselves because of others’ passions and talents, but to look inside themselves and know what they want to do. And, Max Salk believes that everyone needs to do what they love and to put all of their passion into it to make it work.