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From Dream to Distribution eBook

New eBook: From Dream to Distribution

I'm excited to announce the release of my new eBook, From Dream to Distribution: A Filmmaker's Journey! In early 2006, I decided to chase my dream to make a full-length, feature film. It started with just an idea fueled with some passion (and hazelnut lattes). I wanted to capture all aspects … [Read More]

Infiltrators, the Movie

Infiltrators, Movie Trailer

We just released our movie trailer for Infiltrators: An ‘urban explorer’ is blackmailed into infiltrating a derelict building on the eve of its demolition in the hope he can recover a forgotten treasure. Starring Jonny Cruz, Nathalie Kelley, Hallee Hirsh, Greg Jbara, Rocco Nugent with … [Read More]

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Video SEO: How videos can help Search Engine Optimization

A couple of months ago, my 16-year old son and I did an experiment to see how effective Search Engine Optimization for video could be. Could we make a video, upload it to YouTube and set it up so that it would organically draw lots of views and appear in Google searches? Here's the video we … [Read More]

Steve Jobs

How Steve Jobs and Apple Changed my Life

On Wednesday, October 5th, 2011, I was flying home from Atlanta back to Dallas. It had been a long day, and we had just finished speaking to AT&T about a new startup company I'm working with. Discussions included talk about iPhone and iPad apps. As the plane touched down, I turned on my … [Read More]

2011 Fall TV Line up - Television Set

2011 Fall TV Line Up

When I was a kid, those few weeks before Christmas were always the same for me. It'd start with the JC Penny Christmas catalog. It was awesome! Big, thick, catalog full of gifts, toys, and yes, some clothes (blech!). As soon as the catalog arrived, I'd sit down with a clean sheet of paper and … [Read More]

Voigtlander Lens

First test Panasonic AF-100 & Voigtlander 25mm f/0.95 Lens

My Voigtlander 25mm f/0.95 lens arrived last week after much anticipation, and I immediately shot some test footage. And, it did not disappoint! I was amazed at the footage. Very clean lens and very sharp. Here's a short clip of the footage I shot on my Panasonic AF-100 camera: The above … [Read More]

Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Charts

The Power of Good SEO (Search Engine Optimization)

This morning, I was reviewing the traffic from one of my websites and I was very surprised at the annual traffic growth. Early in 2010, I migrated the site over from a static HTML site to an SEO-optimized Wordpress site. You can see in April of 2010 when I made the switch and the growth … [Read More]