World’s oldest lifesaver

1 minute of awesome... [vimeo width="590" height="332"][/vimeo] I shot this interview with Russell Barden, with Geoff Charters assisting, partly on the Letus Extreme - with a 50mm Nikon, wearing a polarizer - and a wide angle on the X1. The is the first stage of a long project we're doing for Surf Life Saving Queensland, [...]

By |2008-10-12T15:34:31-07:00October 8th, 2008|Stories|0 Comments

Watched Helvetica last night…

Maureen and I went to see Helvetica last night at the Northwest Film Forum (part of AIGA's ByDesign 08 event). A note about the movie - quoted from Helvetica is a feature-length independent film about typography, graphic design and global visual culture. It looks at the proliferation of one typeface (which will celebrate its 50th birthday in [...]

By |2008-03-14T11:48:07-07:00March 14th, 2008|Design, Movies, Stories|2 Comments

Wes Anderson / New Short on iTunes this week

via TUAW The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Wes Anderson (director of my favorite movie - The Life Aquatic) he'll release a short film called Hotel Chevalier later this week at Apple stores across the country and for free on iTunes. Mr. Anderson said that he shot the movie in 2 1/2 days and [...]

By |2007-09-25T08:29:43-07:00September 25th, 2007|Stories, Web|0 Comments

CBC Radio 3

UPDATE: Looks like the R3 online magazine is back online: (Thanks for the update Sean!) While in graduate school I was fortunate enough to attend a one-day seminar examining digital journalism and convergence. One of the speakers (Sean Embury) came from CBC Radio 3 - a public radio station featuring new music from Canadian [...]

By |2010-11-03T19:37:03-07:00December 20th, 2006|Design, Music, Stories, Web|10 Comments


"In the late 1920s, in an attempt to break Europe's hold on the world rubber industry, Henry Ford looked to South America. There, surrounded by the Amazon rain forests, the Ford Motor Company built a modern manufacturing center and christened it Fordlandia." Read more at Michigan History Online. Fordlandia The Church at Fordlandia Links: Michigan [...]

By |2006-11-22T10:01:57-07:00November 19th, 2006|Stories|0 Comments