Monthly Archives: June 2010

Leah not Leia Post-mortem

Edit 6/30: Added photos! The shoot for the project I blogged (and have been tweeting) about wrapped last night, so I thought I’d do a short post-mortem about the experience while it was still fresh on my mind. Background on … Continue reading

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PA Survival Kit

Tomorrow, I start a 5 day shoot as a production assistant for a local short film called “Leah Not Leia”. While my main interests and career lie in post-production, I do enjoy the camaraderie of a set, and I’ve been … Continue reading

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The edit suite is everywhere.

The new iPhone 4 was just announced and demoed at WWDC, and I feel the need to briefly blog about the video features because they are exciting to me: 720p video and video editing, and video conference (called “FaceTime”). This … Continue reading

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I took a picture.

I took some pictures, rather. I don’t have a nice professional camera, so when I want to take some nice, professionalish pictures, I borrow a friend’s Canon 10D. I baked him a pie in exchange for use of his camera … Continue reading

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Tutorials Suck.

Does anyone else think online tutorials are the death of creative ingenuity? This is the thought process of a 20 year old media major: Wow that effect is so cool.I wonder how I do that?I know! I’ll just Google it.Oh … Continue reading

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