When I was in college, as part of my photography class, the professor gave us a book called Whack on the Side of the head. So for me, photography has always equalled creativity. To this day, nearly 20 years later, I still use techniques from the book to help me when I need a boost of creativity.
This article is great and talks about how to not stifle your own creativity.
I like the part about giving yourself permission to be creative. The 365 Photo Project is really helping me bring my creativity up. I have committed to a project, I am being prolific. I need to remember the rest part.
What do you do to help your own creative process?