#21 Jaime Diaz- Base jumping, Adventure, 3D art at Rocklaz Radio with Tanmay Shah

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Jamie Diaz, a multi-talented individual from Spain, shares his experiences as a 3D artist, adrenaline junkie, and musician. He discusses his journey in 3D art, adventure sports, and the impact of a climbing accident on his art. The conversation also delves into cultural differences in adventure sports and festivals, including the controversial topic of bullfighting. Jamie’s NFT artworks and his passion for gaming are also explored. The conversation covers a wide range of topics, including NFT art, patience in the art business, Twitter algorithms, cryptocurrency, adventure sports, and tax policies in different countries. The guest shares insights on art, adventure, and the future, expressing gratitude for the opportunity to share his story.In this episode of Rocklaz Radio, Tanmay Shah and Laura Grinbarga discuss books and podcasts they have read and listened to. They share their favorite podcasts, such as Akimbo and Freakonomics, and talk about the benefits of reading digitally and listening to audiobooks. They recommend books like The Artist’s Way, Big Magic, and The War of Art for creative inspiration. They also discuss the importance of finding the right time to read and making notes while reading. The conversation touches on spirituality in art and the impact of books like The Alchemist and Siddhartha. They also mention books on negotiation and personal development, such as Think and Grow Rich and The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People. The conversation covered a wide range of topics, including book recommendations, favorite genres, and spiritual and philosophical discussions. Some of the recommended books include ‘Atomic Habits’ by James Clear, ‘The Warrior’s Apprentice’ by Lois McMaster Bujold, ‘The Silver Metal Lover’ by Tanith Lee, ‘Mahabharata’ and ‘Bhagavad Gita’ by Shri Shri Ravishankar, and ‘Business Sutras’ by Devdutt Patnayak. The conversation also touched on the importance of finding balance and substance in the content we consume.


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00:00 The Diverse World of Jamie Diaz: Introduction and Background
03:32 The Artistic Journey: 3D Art, Architecture, and Adrenaline Sports
38:30 Cultural Contrasts: Adventure Sports and Festivals in Spain and India
48:47 Navigating the NFT Art Space and the Art Business
52:19 Challenges with Twitter Algorithms and Cryptocurrency Advantages
54:28 Thrills and Caution in Adventure Sports
01:13:26 Tax Policies and Financial Considerations
01:37:29 Gratitude and the Future of Art and Adventure



• Jamie Diaz’s diverse interests and talents include 3D art, architecture, adventure sports, and music, showcasing his multifaceted personality.
• The impact of a climbing accident on Jamie’s art career highlights the transformative power of adversity and the resilience of the human spirit.
• Cultural differences in adventure sports and festivals, such as bullfighting, provide insight into the varying perspectives and traditions across different regions.
• The conversation also touches on the world of NFTs and the intersection of art, technology, and digital ownership, as well as Jamie’s passion for gaming and its influence on his creative pursuits. Patience is crucial in the art business, and success often requires persistence and continuous effort.
• Twitter algorithms can be challenging for artists, making it difficult to gain visibility and engagement for their work.
• Cryptocurrency offers advantages such as low transaction fees and independence from government control, making it an appealing option for financial transactions.
• Adventure sports, such as base jumping and paragliding, provide a sense of thrill and excitement, but also require skill, training, and caution.
• Tax policies for cryptocurrency vary by country, with some offering lower tax rates and others imposing higher taxes on crypto transactions.
• The guest expresses gratitude for the opportunity to share his story and emphasizes the importance of providing a platform for people to share their experiences and perspectives.


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