Day one (or won interns of us getting through it) has been completed. A day which began with finishing up packing the moving truck (again), returning of rental equipment, packing both vehicles and saying goodbye to PDX ended one hour earlier than we planned just inside the Oregon border. Today also saw a deer heard [...]
s part of NORTH’s second “We’re Live Downtown” campaign for Portland’s Downtown Marketing Initiative, I helped to concept, design and execute a reactive environment ( interactive art installation ) using Flash-based motion detection software and three local artists’ interpretation of what snow in Portland looked like to them ( artist courtesy of P.I.C.A. ).
PortlandConcertPhotography.com was born of a love for music & photography, a canon 5d, a night of shooting blind pilot @ mississippi studios and a few hours over a three day span. simplicity is a rule for me and this site lets the user focus almost entirely on the work and nothing else.
dear industry, if you’re concerned about people taking your intellectual property and posting all over the internet you’re failing miserably. essentially what you’re doing is degrading the quality of free publicity for you and your talent. why wouldn’t you want as much free quality material out there about your product? this is the new world and it’s time to wake up and embrace it. the public, now more than ever, will make or break your image.
summary: NORTH shot, edited, wrote and produced this campaign video for now mayor Sam Adams. roles: assistant producer, crew, video editing, technical producer, photography
i wandered into a local starbucks to treat myself to a more expensive coffee this AM and was slightly appalled at what i saw on the counter…
forget your first class tickets.
frequent flier miles won’t do it for you.
it’s even more effective than government clearance.
want through security quickly? take my screaming son on the trip with you.
the end of a two-week holiday odyssey in massachusetts left me on the brink of d-day.
later in the afternoon i would be traveling (solo) across the country with my over-active, under-slept, mile-a-minute, incredibly cute, sometimes-psycho and oft-times charming two (going-on-13) year old.
the installation hoopla continues. on top of the site madness and the incredible job the NORTH crew has done on this year’s round of commercials (soon to be featured on downtownportland.org and in a limited way on YouTube) our little installation has been gathering some pretty good momentum. we’ve encountered more challenges than even i [...]