Tag Archives: RED Epic

Freefly Movi Gimbal

I recently added a Freefly Movi M15 camera stabilizer to my kit, and I’m very excited about it.  It opens up a whole new world of camera movement and visual storytelling possibilities.   What is the Movi? The Movi is … Continue reading

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Shooting Anamorphic

I’ve done a couple of Anamorphic shoots lately and we used three different kinds of lenses.  Here’s a quick rundown. The first project I shot was a music video for Temara Melek, ‘Karma’s Not Pretty’.  We used Lomo anamorphics and … Continue reading

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Winner of Best Cinematography for ‘Somebody Marry Me’

Just a quick note to say that the movie I shot in December, Somebody Marry Me, just won several awards at Hoboken International Film Fest, including Best Cinematography.  It also won the jury award for Best of Fest and Best … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Owning Gear as a DP

I’ve owned a lot of gear over the years, including a really awesome 35mm Moviecam Compact camera package.  People have often asked me for advice on buying cameras to further their career and I warn them that cameras can be … Continue reading

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Locked in a room with a Tiger!

I just did a commercial shoot in Phoenix for some great clients, Gwen and Jack at Third House.  The interesting part about it was that we were shooting with a live Tiger, which was both frightening and amazing at the … Continue reading

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An Ode to Night Shoots

I just spent my Saturday night shooting a short film for director Tyson Fitzgerald and his producer (and my good friend!) Sam Wasserman.  The film is called ‘The Bash’ and it takes place on the streets of Downtown LA in … Continue reading

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First press about ‘Somebody Marry Me’, the movie we did all in one shot.

Here’s a link to an article about ‘Somebody Marry Me’, which is a feature film that I shot for director John Asher.  The whole movie is done in one continuous 98-minute shot.  It was quite a feat to pull this … Continue reading

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