In this our first episode of 2017, we look back at four of the most important lessons learned on the show last year. Plus, a look at a new mini-series on the making of my first feature-length documentary.
We conclude our look at rebel filmmaker Quentin Tarantino with a discussion of the provocative nature of Tarantino’s work.
Every week we pick 5 Creative Commons songs to get your creative juices flowing. This week Tarantino is the theme.
With a directorial filmography that only has 8 feature films, Quentin Tarantino has made an indelible mark on the cinematic landscape and has solidified his spot in cinematic history. We explore why.
Today we discuss use in cinema of one of the most divisive and perhaps misunderstood words in society.
The disappointing re-mastered version of EMPIRE STRIKES BACK reminds filmmakers that LESS is MORE.
Since history has proven that even the best of the best “steal” ideas, why do we still get so bothered when it happens to us?
I recently put the finishing touches on the promotional film for Shawn Reeder Photography. Shawn is an amazing photographer specializing in the Yosemite and Sierra mountain region. Shawn is one of those people who exudes this amazing sense of peace and generosity. He is Zen personified. It’s an undeniable and 100% sincere aspect of his […]
Yesterday I talked about the components that go into creating a signature style and look to your work. Remember, we said this was important if you hope to earn a living from your craft because it will help differentiate you, and in many cases will allow you to charge a premium. Today I want to […]
As a filmmaker or photographer looking to make a living in your craft, one of the most important things you can do is develop a signature style. That is to say, an aspect of your work that helps you stand out from the pack. Something unique that you will be able to charge a premium […]