Yearly Archives: 2018

  • A lesson about post production

    Editing and coloring and stuff When I am not working on a shoot, I usually work with the post production team editing videos. It has been really neat to see how a production company edits efficiently and effectively. Although each person may edit the same content a bit differently, based on their eye, the principles…

  • A Lesson in Making Budgets

    Its not all about money not completely at least The Executive Producer at House of Sticks told me that they usually make a project budget based on 3 questions: Do I want to work with them in the future? House of Sticks sees that it would be worth making less money if they were to…

  • Relationship Lessons

    Its true, its literally is who you know. I have learned a ton as an intern at House of Sticks and this one is really important. Grow your relationships just like you grow your reel.

  • How to make a valuable demo reel

    We see a lot of demo reels. Some good, some bad. Here are my five tips on how to make an effective demo reel that will get the attention of someone on the other end.

  • Corporate Video: A Learning Experience

    This past week, I helped in the filming of a Coldwell Banker training video and learned a TON.

  • A valuable client lesson

    While on set with a huge international company an another huge celebrity, I learned something great.

  • A case for Storyboards

    So it turns out that I was really wrong about storyboards. Recently we had a very complicated and full day and I don’t think it would have happened without me drawing storyboards. They are a fantastic tool when used properly and with the right client.

  • My experience on set with House of Sticks

    This summer I am interning at House of Sticks. This is a post about my experience. Short and sweet – I love it.