Whether you're playing an instrument, working on a novel, or attempting to capture the world around you through photography, the tool you choose is only part of the equation. Perhaps the most important consideration then, is a desire to leave your own unique mark on the world.
If you could use some tips to maximize your creative energy, check this helpful article out. In it, Atari founder Nolan Bushnell says:
“Everyone who’s taken a shower has an idea. It’s the person who gets out of the shower, dries off and does something about it who makes a difference.”