Journal

This is where I post films I make for fun and write stuff about gear and other things.

New Look, New Website, New Career

My website has changed a few times over the years but never as much as this. I’ve always done a bit of blogging, mostly about film, photography, the internet etc… However, now i’m taking a completely different turn. I’ve decided to take my filmmaking...

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Update: We came 3rd!

Both Casey and I fell asleep when Stillmotion were announcing the winners of their Big Shorts competition last Thursday night, because of the time difference it didn’t start until 2am! It wasn’t until we had an email on Friday night letting us know that...

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Big Shorts – Disapproving Parents

Casey & I have been entering a few competitions just lately to spur on our creativity, help us to continue to learn and possibly win some amazing prizes along the way. The latest competition was for Stillmotion, they create stunning videos and are responsible...

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Film4 Scene Stealers

Casey & I recently decided to enter the film4 scene stealers competition with our film ‘Gingerbread’. The scene we chose to steal was the most obvious one from 127hours where his arm gets trapped, only we added a little twist (if you can do...

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This American Life: Petty Tyrant

A friend of mine told me about This American Life back in July/August. I’ve been working through the archive for a short while and I’ve been listening to this story about Steve Raucci on my way to work over the last couple of days....

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Address Is Approximate

Spotted this video on the VimeoHD channel last night. It’s a story of a desk toy longing for an escape from the dark office.. It’s a stop motion animation shot using Google Street View, and some office furniture. I had to watch it a...

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Red Scarlet X Footage

Tonaci Tran was the first person to receive a Red Scarlet after it’s launch last week. He has posted a short clip up on Vimeo. There is still a lot more to see from this camera but the footage does look very nice. I’d...

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Some beautiful footage

Had a very busy and not so relaxing weekend in London. Went to a surprise party for a friends 30th Birthday and filmed the whole thing for the Britain in a Day project. Lots of work to do to get the footage ready for...

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Britain in a day

On July 24th 2010 thousands of people captured footage of their lives and uploaded it to the youtube life in a day channel, Ridley Scott with his team of editors and researchers scoured the footage and made it in to Life in a Day....

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Red Scarlet & Canon C300

Yesterday was a big day for videographers, both RED and Canon announced new products. There was a lot of speculation around the web that Canon would be launching a 5dMkIII, a new film project or maybe nothing at all. Canon remained silent and I...

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