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Entries from July 2008

If I Didn’t Have Bad Luck… I’d Have No Luck At All

July 12th, 2008 · No Comments

My god this stinking saga continues. I bought an ATI X800 Mac Edition Video Card on ebay. I installed it and it sounded like my computer was ready to take off. Listen.
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Yeah it’s an upgrade if I’m working with graphics but forget about me doing any […]

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Tags: Help

[Audio] Conversation With Independent Filmmaker Ajit Anthony Prem

July 12th, 2008 · 2 Comments

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I’m really enjoying these conversations. I had great time talking with Ajit. Ajit and I are filmmaker tech geeks and talk about specs like jocks talk about women. We talk about his journey from India to NYC to Fuquay Varina, NC. When I worked in NYC I […]

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Tags: Conversation · Filmmaker · Podcast

Quick Reel

July 11th, 2008 · 3 Comments

Jake Starkey the DP on this short, edited together a cool quick reel from the footage we shot with the Sony EX1. We used the Letus35 Flip Module Adapter with 100mm, 50mm and 24mm lenses from Nikon. I was the Assistant Cameraman on this shoot. Jake if it looks good it is […]

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Tags: Personal

Cool Happenings

July 10th, 2008 · No Comments

Right now is an exciting time for me. First my brother’s brain child, the dotmatrix project is moving full steam ahead and picking up momentum. Last week Go Triad, a local weekly newspaper did a piece on the project. This week Mark Burger of Yes! Weekly, another local weekly entertainment newspaper did […]

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Tags: News · Personal

Found The Culprit

July 9th, 2008 · 1 Comment

It was my video card that was crashing my G5. I did everything that people suggested in my previous post and I appreciate the quick responses. I took out all the RAM and started up the computer with paired RAM one at a time and it kept crashing… I reformatted a hard drive […]

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Tags: Apple

One Year Ago

July 8th, 2008 · 3 Comments

I remember when I was a kid in the fifth grade looking at the clock waiting for 45 minutes to pass so I could get out of class(pick any). Now, days are flying and years seem like that 45 minute class to end. Quick and unapologetic.
One year ago today I was […]

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Tags: Personal

F*ck, D!mn, Sh&t, C$ck, Ahhhh!!!

July 6th, 2008 · 4 Comments

This is not a tribute post on the loss of George Carlin. Oh this pains me. My Desktop G5 is on it’s last legs… um I know it doesn’t have legs but I’m too pissed to think of anything else. Every time I start it up it freezes on me. I […]

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Product Review: Abaltat Muse Composes Music For Your Video

July 3rd, 2008 · 7 Comments

I’m A minor (get it) when it comes to any sense of the word music composer. But with Abaltat Muse the freaking software does it for you. I like this software… a lot. It is perfect for corporate industrials, commercials, short web videos. I’m holding judgment about how it works with dramatic […]

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That’s A Wrap… Back To Work

July 2nd, 2008 · No Comments

One of the coolest things to see when you wrap a production is seeing the smile on the director’s face. I know what it feels like… it is amazing. The film is off to the editing bay and it should turn out great.
The Last Day
We had to mount a camera […]

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