A well-told story can be the difference between an effective marketing video and one that falls flat. When you're trying to sell a product or idea, it's important to focus on the story behind it, not just the features. A good story will capture your [...]
October 07, 2020
Ah fall. It's that time of year again. The days are growing shorter. The leaves are changing to hues of golden yellow and deep red. The smell of apples and campfires fills the air. The temperature is getting... um... colder. Gardens are done [...]
May 29, 2019
Authors Note: In the process of writing this, I had to reflect for the first time on what I had actually learned from studying film. I quickly realized I had much more to say about my experiences than I had originally thought. Therefore, I am [...]
April 09, 2019
“How’s that project coming along?”
March 28, 2019
How to get a job as a director? Start at the bottom.
October 16, 2017
An editor's job is an important step in the film making process. People have said that the post-production stage can easily make or break a project, but why is that? When it comes down to it, an editor is a writer.
Not seeing [...]
With a DSLR or any other digital video camera you can lose a lot of the detail in a shot if you are not careful. By default some cameras, like the Canon XH A1, have an image that is a bit washed out. The Canon 5D Mark II, on the other hand, has a [...]
August 01, 2010
This extended trailer is based on a script written by Carl Peronto. He had an idea and a cast with movie cars, and we had the cameras. It is filmed just north of Madison, WI in Portage and a few other small towns. The park/cliff shots were done at [...]