From Bahia with Love

ri fly away beetle

It was just another sunny day in Salvador da Bahia when I was contacted by some American folks who wanted to shoot a film on Capoeira. I couldn’t help thinking …

University of Nottingham

ri fly away beetle

July 14th, 2011: 7:30pm Three world renowned masters tell of the oppressive conditions during and after slavery which shaped their unique artform of Capoeira. Taking you inside the lives of …

The Quantum Activist on PBS

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We’re so very excited to have our PBS network premiere at San Francisco’s KQED television! This event sets a benchmark of our film making dreams. When we were hard at …

Gimme that data!

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Now that we have a couple of Canon EOS 7d’s here at the bluedot studios, we’ve been researching what is the easiest and fastest way to transfer this data to …

Reviews of DSLR rigs

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They’ve done a great job over at the Cinema 5d forums on a shootout on shoulder and tripod rigs for the DSLR filmmaker. These cameras are incredible, but ergonomic they …

Writing: An Introduction

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My desire to write this blog on WRITING comes from an awareness that despite our highly technical and visually oriented culture things still seem to pivot on the written word. …