I recently got a flood of questions via Twitter asking about developing a personal photographic style, which made me think about a million conversations I’ve had with my photographer buddies over the years… And I was wishing I had recorded those. And then I remembered that I DID have one that I recorded from an old chasejarvis LIVE with my …read more
This is just a sign of where things are headed – it’s going to be FUN to be a digital cinematographer in the upcoming years! Cameras are getting smaller and lighter (not always a good thing… but often it is!) and more affordable. Sensors are getting better (note that this camera has a CCD sensor not CMOS) and …read more
Few people that I know who have ever encountered photographer Chris Jordan’s work can dismiss or forget it, let alone NOT be inspired to action. Here’s a re-watch of this TRULY inspiring chasejarvisLIVE episode with the eye-opening Mr. Chris Jordan.
Wondering about how to leave your safe job and become a photographer?
Want to get out from under that blanket …
A week ago – Canon announced a big event that would take place on November 3rd, 2011. They have reportedly invited many of Hollywood’s elite to an event on in Hollywood and are making a quote "Historic Global Annoucement." Canon is not known for hyperbole.
Yesterday – Jim Jannard of RED Announced that the details of the …read more
Think you can get by on raw talent? Think your agent, rep, manager or business partner is going to take care of that fluffy customer-facing stuff so you can be a reclusive artist, camera-hider-behinder? Think again. Like it or not, the feeling you’ve been feeling all along is becoming more pronounced. …read more
Hey friends.¬† Erik the video guy here. We‚Äôve had a bunch of YOUR questions come in about what gear/process/technique we used to make the Dasein docu-short we posted a couple days ago so I thought I‚Äôd chime in with a quick gear- and technique-specific follow up on how this film was made.¬†
First, Chase was the director on the project …read more
Charley Boorman and Me
Flying over the dune sea near Swakopmund
Here are some random iPhone pics from the past 2 weeks of our trip. We are now starting week #3 of our road-trip around Botswana, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Namibia, and South Africa. So far we had a ton of fun and some not so fun times (getting our car stuck …read more