Wedding Behind the Scenes

We’ve all been to weddings and usually (at least early in the evening?) marveled at the decorations and venue. This past weekend I helped Michael Daigian Design put together a short time-lapse of the setup for a wedding at the Bently Reserve.  Michael Daigian Design was challenged to create a ceiling of flowers over the …

Since There’s No Place to Go

A little iPhone video from tonight’s family trip to San Francisco.  The computer nerd in me thought “wow, the worlds largest xsnow display!”; kept waiting for Santa to fly through. (Technical Note: Taken with the front camera on the iPhone, which caused the lower quality video.)

Sunday Morning Short: New Father Syndrom

This is a bit of a non traditional Sunday Morning Short, a self-documentary video that is a reminiscence of fatherhood after one year. New Father Syndrom from latoga photo on Vimeo. This weekend was Matthew’s first birthday.  So there was a lot of thinking about the past year.  It’s amazing how little time you have after work; keeping …

Sunday Morning Short: Winter Thunder

During my recent trip to Zion National Park last weekend I witnessed the making of the rare Winter Thunder… (See the entire Sunday Morning Short collection) This video was filmed at the Temple of Sinawava parking lot. I had spent the early morning exploring a few other locations within Zion Canyon and while photographing an …

Life In A Day: Community Based Film

Back in July 24th, 2010 the world was asked to film their lives on that day and submit them to an online YouTube powered project called Life In A Day.  And since that day, director Kevin Macdonald and a whole team of editors whittled down over 4,500 hours of submitted video to create a 90-minute …

Sunday Morning Short: Bodie Time Lapse

As part of my Reflecting on Bodie book project, I created the following time lapse of the Bodie Historic Park. (See the entire Sunday Morning Short collection) This footage was originally captured during my weekend at Bodie capturing the still photography for the book.  I find it gives an interesting view of the popularity and size of …

Sunday Morning Short: 2010 Worldwide Photowalk San Francisco

Last Saturday was Scott Kelby’s 3rd Annual Worldwide Photowalk.   Again I joined Jim Goldstein’s photowalk, this year at Sutro Baths in San Francisco.  There was a great turn out with over 35 photographers including Garry Crabbe, Quang-Tuan Luong and Richard Wong (who won the furthest traveled award coming all the way from LA for …