Last year was a big opportunity to work on a big documentary directed by iconic kiwi filmmaker Roger Donaldson and it was tough! What started as a 5 week fill-in job, ended up as an entire year, working together with lead editor Tim Woodhouse, in one of the most rewarding creative collaborations I’ve had. Unfortunately my wife[…]
Whatever is about to come next is as much a reminder to myself as it is a commentary on creativity. If you’re reading this, chances are you have come up against a late project creative block before, perhaps you are even in the middle of one now. For me, it always happens at the 80%[…]
This Wednesday I will be presenting a playable demo of my game N E U T R O P I A at the Auckland Game Development Meetup. Everyone is welcome and documentation of the event will be posted on the new N E U T R O P I A page or you can[…]
The BOM edit suite has had a revamp, rocking a new Mac Pro: 3.5GHz 6 Core Processor, 64Gb RAM, 2x 6Gb graphics cards and 512Gb SSD. This breaks out into my original iMac through Thunderbolt, providing a second display and peripherals: FW800, DVD burner, SD card reader. The project media runs off a 8Tb Thunderbolt G-Raid. Transcoding[…]
This was just a bit of fun with the family, a message to my grandparents on their 60th Wedding Anniversary.
I’m sitting waiting for my Quicktime reference file to export from Avid at 1am on a Saturday morning, and am remembering how much fun it is to finish a project. I have this feeling about twice a year and it really is something special. “Drug Court” is a Notable Pictures production and has taken 13[…]
Both “Red White Black & Blue” and “Lost & Found in China” have been selected to screen on Cathay Pacific flights starting this June. Here is the page from Cathay’s inflight magazine, about the films’ producer and ICEF rugby program founder Stuart Krohn.
We are returning from two weeks in the UK and France for the third instalment of the Red White Black & Blue series. It’s been the most powerful tour so far and will make a strong film. We really tried to include everyone’s voice in this film, and the students were so open about their[…]