Posts Tagged ‘Video’

Monday Moment of Zen – Baby Elephant Playing In The Ocean

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I have this playing on a loop on my second monitor. So soothing.

Like Shooting Tethered? Check Out Some Of These Awesome Products From Tethered Tools


  If you haven’t heard of yet, well… you have now. Tethered Tools makes a wide range of fantastic products to make your tethered shooting go more smoothly. They are your one stop shop for all of your tethered shooting gear needs including software… but you do have to provide the camera and computer. […]

Catch My Video Lighting Tips In The New Issue Of Lite It Magazine – February 2013


Catch my new article in the new issue of Lite It Magazine! I wrote an article and also created a short video sharing tips about affordable and easy ways to set up interview lighting for video and how you can get your hands on expensive equipment without going broke in the process! Pick it up […]

Monday Moment Of Zen – Memorex 80′s Memories

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Prepare to get tripped out on this crazy 80′s video art. More information about this video below…

Monday Moment Of Zen – Fresh Prince Around The World


Thought this video was pretty ingenious. Have a great week! “In the geekiest experiment ever, CDZA co-founder Joe Sabia shows us what happens when we translate the lyrics of the Fresh Prince of Bel-Air through every language in Google Translate (64 times), and then taking what remains and translating it BACK into English. Featuring Jeremie […]

Monday Moment Of Zen – Bulldog Puppies Are Learning To Speak!

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Now what are they trying to say?

Monday Moment of Zen – “Murphy, It’s You”

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Nothing I love more than Robocop, than a Robocop Musical! Thanks to my Assistant Video Director, Ed Mantell, for the link tip!

Monday Moment Of Zen – Surveillance Happy

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This is great. Coca Cola did a new ad campaign showing that security cameras don’t always capture people doing bad things…

Monday Moment Of Zen – Holiday Party Weekend

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This is how I have celebrated my weekend, when I wasn’t working! Haha. Hope you had a great one.

Monday Moment Of Zen – Supervan

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Here is a short video showing off how my friends and I usually spend our weekends… showing off our sweet vans. Have a great week!

Monday Moment Of Zen – Full Circle


What happens when you create a fashion video with a video camera attached to the end of a jump rope? Some very smart editing here and cool concept.

Monday Moment Of Zen – The Invisible Car

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Mercedes created an ingenious viral marketing campaign to promote their new fuel cell vehicle, which gives off zero emissions. Therefore, it is “invisible to the environment”. Pretty cool how they did this. Imagine if they used a higher-resolution LED screen on the car!

Ona Bags “Camps Bay” – Luxurious DSLR Camera And Laptop Backpack (Video Review)

Photo provided by Ona

You may recall the previous review I did of the ONA Union Street shoulder camera bag that I love so much. Here is one of ONA’s newest bags, the Camps Bay backpack. I’ve had it a month or two and really have had a good opportunity to test it out. Now here are the important stats to […]

Monday Moment Of Zen – A Cartoon Tribute To ‘Drive’ (Slightly NSFW)

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An animated homage to one of my favorite movies from 2011, “Drive.” This is pretty awesome.

Video Trailer For My New Photography Class Is Out

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The trailer for my new class coming out December 12 is finally out. Check it out and spread the word. You can sign up on the site to see my first full video workshop. I discuss how to put together an advertising shoot all the way from pre-production, to shoot day, to the post-production […]

Monday Moment Of Zen – Damien Walters Flies

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Introducing “professional stuntman, gymnastics coach and free runner Damien Walters.” Watch his showreel above as he moves in ways I never could… jumping from/on/into moving vehicles, off of buildings, free runs, etc etc. Pretty cool showcase of his talents. Have a great week! More on Damien after the page break…

Editing A Jeep Photo For A Print Advertisement [Time Lapse] And Lighting Diagram

I will probably submit an alternate version with punchier clouds and a little more contrast. I essentially accomplish this by using Nik Software Viveza 2 on the final "after" file. See below to see my Viveza settings to create this alternate version.

Here is a quick 40 second video showing all the little elements I touch up before an ad. In this case, I am working on an images of a new Jeep Grand Cherokee  This was not a particularly complicated edit, but you can see a little bit of the process I go into, nonetheless. The […]

Monday Moment Of Zen – Throwable Panoramic Ball Camera

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Incredible. Throw this ball in the air and it takes a true 360 degree panoramic image with its multiple cameras. Oh man, the things I would do with this cool ball camera! We present the Throwable Panoramic Ball Camera which captures a full spherical panorama when thrown into the air. At the peak of its […]

Monday Moment of Zen – Romantic Double Date With Baby Seals

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What has been seen, cannot be unseen. I like the romantic music by the way. [original source]

Monday Moment Of Zen – “Sgt. Slaughter: A Modern Day Renaissance Man”


Sergeant Slaughter, one of my 1980′s wresting favorites. Not only a badass, he was a true man of the arts.Enjoy! [original source]

Bugatti x 2 : Behind The Scenes Video Of My Crazy Fun Automotive Photoshoot


You may recall my original blog post on this fun supercar photoshoot I did in Florida (if you haven’t seen it you should check it out first). I had the pleasure to be hired to shoot an amazing car collection, which included 2 ultra-rare special Bugatti Veyrons. For example, the silver Bugatti, as you will watch, […]

Monday Moment Of Zen – Thumbs Up For Rock And Roll!

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Here is a little inspiration to start off your Monday. This kid has the right idea. If you believe in yourself you can do it! Just keep trying! Really cute little guy. I was inspired. THUMBS UP FOR ROCK AND ROLL! That’s what I say every morning. [hat tip to Joe]

Gymkhana 4 : Ken Block’s Incredible Automotive Stunt Spectacle

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I know this isn’t photography-related, but you know how I love cars. This approximately 9 minute video is a ridiculous feast for the eyes. Ken Block drives his modified 2011 Ford Fiesta around the Universal Studios Backlot.  Check it out! If you may recall, I shot some ads of the 2011 Ford Fiesta for Ford Motor Company […]

Monday Moment Of Zen – Daft Punk For Kids?

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This is why I love the website because I find epic video clips like this one of people in robot suits dancing disco-style. I expect this catchy song to be playing in your head all day. You’re welcome planet earth! Have a great week. [original source]