Musings

Personal experiences, opinions and predictions about the nature of our wonderful industry and what it might hold for you in the future.


"The 5 “Senses” of a Shot."

Focal Length, Movement, Composition, Focus & Lens Height The other day I was talking to a young filmmaker about…

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"Operator Guidelines"

I handed this out to my gang of operators for the pilot, "Secrets of the Heart" - a concert…

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"An Amazing Little Camera"

On “King Tut”, our director, David Von Ancken wanted me to come up with a small camera that we…

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"Best Job Ever"

I wrote this article for the ASC newsletter -   GIG OF A LIFETIME... BY MARK VARGO, ASC "THE…

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"New Film Class"

I presented this proposal to the Dean of the film school after she asked me the question, "What do…

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