You or a Loved One TRAILER 1 from Rubric Pictures on Vimeo. As most of you know, I own and use a set of three Fiilex P-360 lights and one P100 light for my productions.  I had the set out with me yesterday at a shoot though we never got to using them.  At other times […]

Zoetrope Optika from August Bradley on Vimeo. No sooner do I finish my story about the new Sony Zeiss 55mm f/1.8 Sonnar, then out pops this fine example of creative filmmaking using it’s sister lens, the Zeiss 55mm f/1.4 Otus.  Without question, the Otus is one outstanding lens.  Especially in the hands of a master […]

CINEDRONES ARE AWESOME from ANTIMEDIA on Vimeo. CineDrones are Awesome, and so is the way they are flown by Antimedia, a filmproduction company from Norway. Years of experience from all over the world make their fully customized Cindrones highly effective high-end production tools in everything from feature films to TV broadcast. Custom design makes it […]

  I know the opening “Tissue” line is an old West Virginia play on words, but it is an accurate description of this story.  This is one of the best time lapse animations I have seen put together,  a monumental execution task for a masterpiece outcome.  It goes to show that once in a rare […]

IN CELEBRATION OF THE BLACK-AND-WHITE PRINT   To many, including some close photographer friends, Black-and-White is the very definition of photography.  John Sexton is an iconic master of the Black-and-White photography art.  John was born in 1953, and has lived on the Monterey Peninsula in California for more than thirty years. Respected as a photographer, master printmaker, […]

Seed Story from William D. Caballero on Vimeo.  From behind a camera lens, William D. Caballero tells big stories using small figures.   His childhood action figures, model railroad set miniature people, and 3D printed polymer-resin models became an army of actors that William positioned amongst life-sized backdrops of urban decay, in the filming of […]

Filmmaker and documentarian Werner Herzog (Aguirre: The Wrath of God, Grizzly Man) has directed a short film on the dangers of texting and driving. From One Second to the Next looks at how four lives have been impacted by texting-related accidents.  A gripping subject, from an excellent and inspiring filmmaker.   Created for AT&T’s “It Can Wait” campaign, […]

KILLING ME SOFTLY — A CANON 1DC SHORT FILM from Andrew Wonder on Vimeo. When God designed lobsters he built them very different from humans, so it’s hard for us to imagine how they perceive the world.  Where humans are the dominate species on land, a water based habitat requires things work just a bit […]

Death Do Us Part from Ian Ruhter : Alchemist on Vimeo. “There is a point in every person’s life when they must choose to follow their dreams or be stuck in the life they fear” boldly proclaims Ian Ruhter – Alchemist. And truly an alchemist he is.  Not satisfied with being just a stereotype alchemist […]