Archive for January, 2013

Shooting a feature with Lomo anamorphics

By • Jan 19th, 2013 • Category: General

Mandorla – working trailer – CA from Roberto Miller on Vimeo. Just read a great EOSHD article, on one of my favorite subjects…shooting with Lomo anamorphics. I love that they kept the 3:56 unsqueezed ratio, very ballsy move. Can’t wait to see this film!



Stocking lens tests

By • Jan 8th, 2013 • Category: General

Stocking lens test from rob neilson on Vimeo. So the other day I came across this Shane Hurlbut blog post. In college I experimented with stretching a stocking over the rear element of a Fujinon video camera lens to try to emulate the S16mm look that I fell in love with. In the near future […]



Gilliams’s “The Wholly Family”

By • Jan 5th, 2013 • Category: General

BlizzardKid Shorts Award 2012 – The Wholly Family from BlizzardKid on Vimeo. Award winning new short from Terry Gilliam, and shot by my favorite one-eyed DP Nicola Pecorrini!



Today in cinematic excellence….

By • Jan 3rd, 2013 • Category: General

Ever pondered that age old question: who would win in a fight, Popeye or a gang of mummies? Well my friend, it has finally been answered.



John Landis, and Terry Gilliam…just hanging out.

By • Jan 1st, 2013 • Category: General

What an awesome idea for a show. Just pick two artists of some kind, and just shoot them hanging out and talking. I wish we had this channel in the US. I’d rather watch something like this any day over Honey Boo Boo! FYI this is a four part video, with part three missing. Still […]