10 Jul

Shooting a Commercial for PopSockets

I recently collaborated with my friends at Buck Ross Productions for PopSockets, one of Boulder’s fastest-growing companies. As the Director of Photography, I was tasked to film a recruitment video for the company. After spending a couple of hours studying the lengthy shot list, it was clear to me that I needed to assemble a crew that was nimble enough to capture a clean, corporate look.

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03 Nov
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Milky Way Panoramas in the Spanish Pyrenees

It is often difficult to view stars from where I live in San Sebastian due to persistent cloud cover and overall light pollution. On the eve of the 2017 Perseid Meteor shower, I had been checking local forecasts when I saw a small weather window of clear skies. On a whim, I rented a car and took off north-east for a solo overnight in the Spanish Pyrenees.

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09 Mar

2017 Director’s Reel!

Hola mis amigos y familia! Jaime and I have been in San Sebastian for a little over 3 weeks now and we are loving it. Our apartment is perched on a north facing hill just above the city, and our views all day from our balcony are beautiful. The people here are very friendly, and the language barrier hasn’t been too difficult to navigate – even though both Euskera and Castilian Spanish is spoken here interchangeably. 

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20 Dec
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Can’t I Live While I’m Young?

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It was the morning of Saturday August 6th. I had left my phone charging in the kitchen overnight and missed a call from an old friend on the East Coast. The time of the missed call made my skin crawl – 4 AM New York time. It was one of those feelings that I’ve had experienced one too many times before: “What had happened in the middle of the night?”

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