Those of you who are old enough will remember turning 18. You were probably excited about officially becoming an adult and being able to vote (though you might have been disappointed there wasn’t a fun lever to pull in the ballot box) and so forth. Some of you may be old enough to have a… Continue reading Growing Up!
They say success is when opportunity and desire meet at the same time. Friday was one of those instances for me…. I was talking to a friend who was involved in putting on the event and she mentioned that they had been unable to find someone to video it. That being a branch of my… Continue reading Small Successes
So you’ve had your pictures taken. There are dozens of options for you to choose from but how do you decide which to purchase? This can be difficult (especially with group photos) but you can always ask your photographer for advice. Here are some tips I like to use to make the decision process easier:… Continue reading How To Pick Your Pictures
If you’ve ever edited videos, you know that it is important (and sometimes difficult) to ensure that your audio and video files match up. Otherwise you’ll end up with a clip not too dissimilar to the theater screening scene from Singing In The Rain. No! No! NO!! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P6CuBK0cgX4 skip to 3 minutes in 😉… Continue reading Synching your sound
I’m getting ready for an upcoming (two day) shoot and, while packing, I got to thinking about the tools in my belt. So if there is anyone out there who wants to grip, here is a list of the bare essentials you need starting out (im sure it will grow as you work but these… Continue reading What to include in your Grip starter kit
If there’s one thing they made clear at film school it was to always get written permission and cover your bases. Every video project we turned in was to be accompanied by the appropriate forms which they provided us with. This applies to photography and audio recordings, etc as well. Unfortunately, my computer crashed and the forms… Continue reading Entrepreneurship: Keep It Legal
Have you ever found yourself at a new stage in life — a transitional stage — where you have moved past one phase and are looking at the options ahead of you? You have ideas of where you would like to go but are not entirely sure how to get there. So you cross your… Continue reading Jump In!