Exploring Facebook Live Video

Posted by on Feb 1, 2017 in Behind The Scenes, How To, Testing | 2 Comments

Over the weekend I did some experimenting with Facebook Live Video. For the uninitiated: Facebook Live is the social network’s live-streaming video functionality. Users can broadcast live videos using their smartphones or tablets. Additionally, live broadcasts can be streamed in Facebook Groups and events. “Broadcast to the largest audience in the world with the camera in ...

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A Practical Guide to Shooting in Antarctica

Posted by on Dec 21, 2016 in Behind The Scenes, Epic, Travel | 2 Comments

Information and Tips for Photographers and Cinematographers heading South.  “Men Wanted for hazardous journey. Small wages, bitter cold, long months of complete darkness, constant danger, safe return doubtful. Honor and recognition in case of success.”   — Ernest Shackleton (1874—1922) The cold, mysterious White Continent. Penguin colonies one hundred thousand strong, glaciers made of ice kilometres thick and ...

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Winter Update

Posted by on Dec 1, 2015 in Behind The Scenes, News | No Comments

Winter is here! Brr! I have just returned home from spending two months shooting in the sunny Mediterranean for the ultra luxury cruise line ‘Seabourn Cruises’, filming content for their shipboard TV’s and website. This is technically our ‘season 2’ as my partner Ralph Grizzle (The Avid Cruiser – www.avidcruiser.com) and I shot 10 destinations last year around this time ...

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