So I'm going to start posting sections of the book that I'm working on which is titled, Don't Do What I Did: How to Make a Career in Film and Video.
The book is written to be a handbook for those starting out or considering a career in film and video production.
What follows is a section titled, "Working for Free", which is something that I actually haven't done for a while, since I've been editing a feature-length documentary, as well as writing my first book. I'm focusing more on creating my own content, as you can very well see, but if the right opportunity came along - working on a cool, worthwhile project with good people - I'd definitely consider it. Read More
Yesterday, I attended a small informal talk given by Jim Shields, who is the creative owner of a production company called Twist and Shout, jointly-based in Dallas, TX and Leicester, England. Read More
After lots and lots of deliberation, I finally made the decision to invest in a new camera. To be exact, I bought a Canon C300 with EF mount. Read More
In the future, I'm going to focus my posts more towards certain categories, such as, "DIY Filmmaker Resources", "People I'd Like to Meet", "How to Become a Cinematographer(my best guesses)", and "Great Sequences". Etc, etc, etc. For this post, a smattering of things, simply for the sake of getting back in the saddle and getting something up. Read More
Brief descriptions of some books that I read this month and a review of a cost-effective follow-focus. Read More