"passion projects"

Took the Panasonic AF100 for a test drive, with a Lumix f1.4/5.8 14-140 and a Voigtlander f0.95 25mm. 
Edited in Premiere, color work done in After Effects (graded with RGB curves).
Shot at Torrey Pines State Beach, July 2014.


Design experiment // Sigma 18-35mm, Canon 7D, Premiere, Resolve, and After Effects.
"Beam Me Up (instrumental)" by YACHT • teamyacht.com


“What we achieve inwardly will change outer reality.” ―Plutarch
A short short-film designed for Instagram - Instagram.com/p/oMkE5sG2v2/
Available light. Sigma 18-35mm f/1.8 on the 7D. Post in AE


This is a second experimental short film, part of a series experimenting with film grain and color grading in different applications (FCP7, Premiere, AE). 
Shot in Wichita, Kansas. Shot mostly with the 7D, some with a Panasonic AF100.
Music track: The Worship Bell by Heathered Pearls (soundcloud.com/heathered-pearls,itunes.apple.com/us/album/loyal/id580383709)


A personal short, shot on a Sunday in Venice Beach, Los Angeles.
The song is Butterfly by Mason Jenninigs (iTunnes: tinyurl.com/cqfofmd / Amazon: tinyurl.com/c5y99z9)
Shoot on the Canon 7D / 18-55mm 1:3.5-5.6
Edited in Premiere, color and graphics in AfterEffects


This is a short film (non-commercial) inspired by a poem by Rainer Maria Rilke and the recent swell that hit the Southern California cost. It was shot at the Ocean Beach Pier, Sunset Cliffs, and Blacks.
The music is from the soundtrack of Fincher's The Social Network - Eventually We Find Our Way by Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross (amazon.com/The-Social-Network/dp/B0044430H8)
Lens - 70-300mm F4-5.6, ES 50mm 1.4


Montage from a weekend in New York. 
Part of an experiment with film grain and color grading that I've been working on this past couple months.
Music: Midnight City by M83 (band site: ilovem83.com)


Experimenting with film-grain and film-burn footage, and color grading (with no plugins). 
Before and after frames on Flickr (bit.ly/TNEN9M).
Shot on the Canon 7D / 50mm f/1.4
Music: Cannons by Youth Lagoon (itunes.apple.com/us/album/the-year-of-hibernation/id457870090)


Personal project. The footage was actually shot 4 years ago as the girls played dress up. No lighting, and an improvised green screen. All post in After Effects. Design variation on this same video: vimeo.com/23873743
Track: The Stooges (tinyurl.com/4vzvmu4)