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2012 Webby and Vimeo Award Winner

June 13th, 2012 · No Comments

Yup. Blake Faucette and myself are Webby and Vimeo Award winners for our web series Often Awesome. Please watch the trailer…

As happy as I am to win these awards I would give them up in a second to have Tim back on this earth. I am so grateful to Tim, his wife […]

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Short Film Friday: Jade

March 30th, 2012 · No Comments

This is a story about a coworker’s dog named Jade. I first came across her story when I found a flyer in the company’s break room. It immediately touched me and I wanted to share her story with the world.

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ALS Sucks

July 27th, 2011 · 4 Comments

Working on Often Awesome the series the past two years has changed me into an advocate and agent of awareness to pass the message about this horrible disease. Please help us spread awareness and help the world understand that we need to research and find a cure.

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Bringing Piper Home

July 26th, 2011 · 21 Comments

Today is the happiest day for all the right reasons. I found Piper…let me correct that Kisa, my dog sniffed her out and drew her out of the woods. Kisa is my hero. We were walking a grassy path when she just stopped dead in her tracks and looked into the dense […]

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Often Awesome the series Official Trailer

February 4th, 2011 · No Comments

Many of my readers come to this site to learn tips and tricks in how to edit easier. Well, like many of you, I’m a content provider as well. This past year I have been working my tail off with Blake Faucette to produce Often Awesome the series. It is a web […]

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A Year to Remember

December 13th, 2010 · No Comments

This past year has been one of the most interesting years of my life. My production partner Blake Faucette and I produced a web series about Tim LaFollette (our friend) living with ALS (Lou Gehrig’s Disease). Last night we put together a benefit Film Festival to help with Tim’s quality of life care. […]

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Tags: Personal · Profession · Sidework

Short Film Friday: Pennies Heart

July 1st, 2010 · No Comments

From the beautiful minds of Phos Pictures…

Produced: Lukas Korver
Directed/Edited: Eliot Rausch
Director of Photography: Lukas Korver, Matt Taylor
Song: The First Days of Spring / Noah and the Whale
the 3rd life of 8LIVES / Documentary Release 2010
For more information on Penny (www.saveapenny.info)

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May is ALS Awareness Month

May 3rd, 2010 · No Comments

When I began working on Often Awesome the series I didn’t know ALS was Lou Gehrig’s Disease. I also didn’t know anyone with ALS. That changed when I met Tim and that has changed my perspective how awful this disease is. Watching Tim lose his ability to play in his band Decoration […]

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It’s Pretty Awesome… Episode 3: The Luckiest Man

January 25th, 2010 · No Comments

Often Awesome The Series is a web series about Tim and Kaylan’s battle with ALS. It’s a story about love, friends, strength and courage. Join us every two weeks for a new chapter in this amazing adventure.
Episode 3 : “The Luckiest Man” July 4th, 2009 Tim and Kaylan are invited to the Durham Bulls Athletic […]

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Often Awesome Episode 2 is up

January 11th, 2010 · No Comments

In this episode we introduce you to the Often Awesome Army. The Often Awesome Army is a group of Tim’s friends who put on benefit shows, art auctions and help raise money to help provide for Tim’s quality of life care.
For more information about Tim and Kaylan’s fight visit : oftenawesome.org
If you are interested […]

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