So I started shooting this short in March. I quickly lost interest and gave up. Then, sometime in October I realized that other than random drone footage I really had not shot much this year (I only just realized that my last post on this site was February 14th 2021). So I tinkered and rethought … Continue reading A Man and His Mug
A new plan for making short videos.
A few thoughts about filmmaking gear, knowing what you want to do and buying a Segway.
I attempted to work out my thoughts and feelings regarding the iPhone with this post.
A brief account of the 2016 MIddlebury New Filmmakers Festival I wrote for the Vermont Media Alliance.
Another attempt to try and explain my thoughts about gear and how to best use it.
I write again about the iPhone, short films and why I like these quick-and-dirty movies.
Below is my latest video. It has taken longer to put together than I would have liked but I am pleased with the result. This is a sequel (of sorts) to a short I made called "The Gypsy Curse that Done Me Wrong". You can see that here.
The number of projects I have not begun, have begun but not completed or have nearly finished but essentially abandoned is large. When my defenses are working properly there are many wonderful reasons for all of this unfinished work. None of them are terribly original or interesting. In nearly every case the actual reason is … Continue reading The Trap of Perfection and Being Ready
Where I attempt to say something about the nature of awards seasons and focusing on acquisition formats.