There are plenty of resources such as books, tv, TED talks where you can learn more about why the Black Lives Matter movement is happening and why it is needed. This is a movement not a moment. This is a not something political. This is about human rights. Black Lives Matter Resources Black Lives Matter Site The Anti Racist Starter Guide Books on Racism Black … Continue reading Black Lives Matter and Learning Resources
The Closing Credits Podcast Website Hello and welcome to episode 8 of The Closing Credits Podcast. Today, I interviewed Academy Award winning Industrial Light & Magic Animation Supervisor, Hal Hickel. In this episode, we spoke about his different work on various films, working on his first television show, The Mandalorian, when does one decide to use practicals vs VFX or a mix of both, animating … Continue reading Episode 08 – Hal Hickel (ILM Animation Supervisor)
Before fixing my loud toilet, I thought I’d record it. It’s amazing what sounds you can find around your house. Continue reading Siren’s Wail of a Toilet
Have you wondered what all those job titles mean? I recently interviewed David Acord of Skywalker Sound, on my podcast, The Closing Credits Podcast about just that. Check it out here: http://closingcreditspodcast.libsyn.com/ Episodes Continue reading Sound Editing, Sound Design, Re-Recording Mixing?
Saturday Night Live is known for their funny sketches with celebrity guests in shows they put out once a week on Saturday Night. But, did you know the skits that are not filmed in the studio are written, filmed, edited, and seen on TV all in one week? Mainly they are filmed on Friday and edited through the night and all of Saturday with VFX, … Continue reading Behind the Scenes of SNL’s Grouch (Joker Parody)
Netflix just released a new video on the tech and some of the different departments who worked on the Anti-Aging looks in The Irishman. It really does take a whole team to create the films. Continue reading Even More on The Irishman’s Anti-Aging Tech
I spoke to some film freshman from my old college, today and a student asked: “What keeps you motivated in a profession that fluctuates so much? Where you’re working job to job with long gaps between them?” Oof, hitting hard with those questions at 7:30AM. For me, it’s hard to put into words. I love films. I love watching them, I love making them, the … Continue reading What Keeps You Motivated?
There’s been a bit of a reshuffling at work and my job was no longer needed. I am no longer with KUIU, INC. and I can’t be any happier or freer to be leaving a toxic work environment. I will now focus my time and effort into freelance work and back to filmmaking full-time and working with people who actually respect one another. So, if … Continue reading I’m a Freelancer Now!
First time ever working with foam and decided to try for Alita Battle Angel for Halloween! It’s been so fun experimenting and the endless trial and error. Was fun to bond with my dad making a costume from a movie we both enjoy. Continue reading Halloween Costume
I was recently tasked with editing a video about my late boss’ father for our new series: Why We Hunt. No, I’m not a hunter, but, I love that my work focuses so much on the importance of conservation. Continue reading Latest Video From Work