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My First Music Score!

For my friend Nicole McGuire, I created a music score for her thesis animation film, “Into The Field”. I was super jazzed that Nicole asked me to score her film! She wrote an amazing story and her stop motion visuals combined with traditional animation methods are par excellence. Be sure to visit her Vimeo page [...]

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Embarcadero

(2022) Here is a short film I made to test the capabilities of my new Sigma fp camera. I took my camera and my 28mm and 85mm Pentax lenses down to the San Francisco waterfront for a walk. I filmed whatever looked interesting with an eye toward testing the Sigma fp’s ability to capture color [...]

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Photo Center

(2022) A profile of the film photographer Rey Cayetano Jr. and the Harvey Milk Photo Center in San Francisco, California. As a lifelong lover of film photography, I was eager to capture the process in my documentary. I am fortunate that San Francisco Parks and Recreation Department provides the Harvey Milk Photo Center for San [...]

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American Melon

Using After Effects, I created a humorous “teaser” for a fictional show “American Melon”. I combined a photograph of my grandfather with a logo I created for the show in Illustrator… then added some cheesy music and narration. 🙂 [...]

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RF Chip

I used Blender to create this model of an RF chip for my client Akash Systems. The model shows a typical application of Akash Systems advanced GAN-on-diamond technology. (I also developed their web site, as well.) [...]

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USB Drive

This USB thumb drive is an example of solid modeling in Blender. I primarily used non-destructive modeling methods utilizing Blender modifiers. This was basically a learning exercise but creating the drive made me excited about other solid modeling projects using Blender. [...]

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An Introduction to Sage

After a fantastic experience of working with Warner Brothers Entertainment Group (WBEG) earlier this year, I’ve made some changes to my WordPress production process. Also, since that time, I’ve been investigating some potential new processes and tools and I’ll cover those findings in this post. At WBEG, we utilized Advanced Custom Fields extensively for the [...]

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