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FPV Drone Racing and Crashing at the Liberty Cup qualifying for nationals at Governor's Island 2016.
Super interesting little doc about shooting docs with spy creatures. The BBC does another fantastic job, and Highsnobiety does a great job covering the story. https://vimeo.com/102514372 I love the use of tech to discretely tell a story, or in this case, to document animal behavior. It reminded me a lot of when I use drones in... Continue Reading →
One day earlier this year I got a little phone call from a man by the name of Joel Soisson. "Hi. This is Joel Soisson." Who the hell was Joel Soisson? Well, if you know how to Google (or click a hyperlink you lazy bum) you would quickly find out he is the producer of... Continue Reading →
This year I had the pleasure of going to Thailand on a film shoot (The Buffalo Rider - watch for it in theaters) and on the tail end of the shoot hit up the wee island of Koh Phi Phi for a little R&R and sun worship. Of course it took me about 6 minutes... Continue Reading →
On a compressed schedule and a whirlwind 5 days straight droning, my part in "The Buffalo Rider" has wrapped. Besides the lovely Thai countryside of Chon Buri, I had the pleasure to do some amazing shooting at a remote Buddhist temple, A vast pineapple field, and even a local school, where I flew through a... Continue Reading →
Ah the illustrious world of buffalo racing. The pageantry. The jockeys with their sponsored banners and uniforms. All the pomp and circumstance that rivals even the Kentucky Derby. Nah. Just kidding. Buffalo Racing it turns out is about as country as you can get. It's a mixture between drag racing and rodeo if stock cars... Continue Reading →
So I would be remiss if I didn't mention anything about drones at this point, since, it's basically the reason this trip is happening. Here is the internet famous film that got it all going... When DJI first came out with the original Phantom Quadrocopter, I bought it in a heartbeat. I mean, it was basically... Continue Reading →
Sometimes I wonder how the hell I get myself into these situations. It all started in... Cambodia. In 2013 I went to Cambodia to shoot a doc with Sami Joensuu, who is a badass. The doc was for a non-profit called FIDA that brought humanitarian aid to some very remote parts of the world. We... Continue Reading →