Getting out of a creative slump, writers’ block, or whatever you want to call it has to be one of the hardest most annoying things about being a filmmaker. Trying to come up with ideas and you’re just blank, or maybe not being able to finish a project because you lost the “fire”.
These are a few things that help me.
filmmaking is a team sport. I’ve had to learn the hard way that it is essential to have a team around you. In fact, one of the things that I realized separates a professional film set from an amateur is the amount of help and knowledge that is present. This was a huge shock for me the first time I was on a professional production. But what happens for those of us that have no help?
I remember getting the idea after watching an amazon echo video. I thought back to a time I had visited a friends house and he had connected everything in his house to this device. He didn’t have just one, he had multiple….
When we got to location it turned out that we could not use the lighting that the club has to offer because it was all broken. So we had to get creative. How do you light a club full of people dancing with no club lights??
Lighting for music videos is its own art. It’s a matter of being creative and knowing exactly what look you want. lighting is king! SET BUILDING IS KING! That is what separates our low budget videos from the big budget ones.
All I know is that one summer I was assigned this boring ass book to read. I was at my cousin’s house and I was just trying to get my summer reading done. I never ended up finishing it but I knew the book was boring because I finished 5 other books that summer. So […]
It kind of sucks that movies come out, people talk about it for a while then it dies but doesn’t die. When La La Land (2016) came out I didn’t want to watch it. Too many people were talking about it, they weren’t saying anything bad, however. But that is why I didn’t go watch it in […]