July 2014

Who am I as a filmmaker and what do I want to accomplish? Johnathan Paul on location filming his Short Film "Fields Where We Play" I had a close friend recently pose this question to me. And to be honest I couldn't really answer it right away....

Have we becoming a viewing culture that is too reliant on Computer Graphics? Have we reached over-saturation levels? From the late 70's to the early 90's the most popular form of special effect was the practical effect. All that changed with the release of Tron (1982),...

Is HFR Really a Big Part of Film's Future? The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Set Photo Courtesy of Collider. High frame-rate photography is nothing new. Television has used 60 fps (frames per second) for many years and with great success. A group of directors, myself included, such...