Good. Fast. Cheap.

Good. Fast. Cheap.

Choose Two I work in a field where people have an expectation that they will get a project done good, fast, and cheap. The reality is that you really only get to choose two. If you want it good and fast, it definitely won’t be cheap. If you want it good and cheap, it certainly […]

Paintball

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Paintball

I’m so blessed that I get to work with students! They keep me young and we get to have a ton of fun together. I really enjoy that I also get to speak into their lives, and have them speak into mine. If you’ve ever had a mentor in your life that loved you for […]

Walking in Wisdom

Walking in Wisdom

We kicked off a new series at Renovate this week. Here’s an intro video of some of the students.

Upcoming Films

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Upcoming Films

Yeah, I’m really looking forward to these…and several more. Should be fun! Which are you looking forward to?

Gravity

Posted by in Critique, Media
Gravity

AT 372 MILES ABOVE THE EARTH THERE IS NOTHING TO CARRY SOUND NO AIR PRESSURE NO OXYGEN LIFE IN SPACE IS IMPOSSIBLE That is the silent intro to Alfonso Cuaron’s film, Gravity. There are no opening credits, just the awesome spectacle of the earth in the vastness of space. The camera slowly approaches a space […]

Is Media Literacy Important?

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Is Media Literacy Important?

We take pride in our family that we teach media literacy. The fact that our kids are growing up with the ability to discern and interpret all of the info that is coming before their eyes, is reassuring to say the least. Do they understand everything, of course not, they’re still kids. BUT, they have […]

What to Do When Your Non-Technical Boss is Just Plain Wrong

Posted by in Design, Work
What to Do When Your Non-Technical Boss is Just Plain Wrong

I find myself in this situation more often than I’d prefer — a non-creative or non-technical superior dictates the direction to go, even when it’s been clearly shown that there is a better and more efficient way. So what do you do? I’ve beaten my head against the brick wall so many times, that I’m […]

Novembeard 2012

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Novembeard 2012

Ever take part in Novembeard, or No Shave November, or Movember? Whatever your choice, it’s fun…and itchy! I participated again this year…and here’s the proof.

31 Survivors in 31 Days

Posted by in Media, Videography
31 Survivors in 31 Days

Here’s a video I edited and compiled. It was shot by myself, my co-worker Zaq Whitnack, and Noah Love. There are some more edits I’m going to make, but I’m pretty proud of the result so far.

A New Table

Posted by in DIY, Family
A New Table

During our house crash, our dining room table was cut in half. The resulting table was cool, but no longer seated 9-10 people. So, I set out to make a new one. I’d never done it before, but how hard could it really be? Answer – not terribly hard. There were definitely mistakes made and […]