Yesterday I had the privilege of covering an event for a mentor of mine – Dictynna Hood, a writer/director, whose first film Wreckers (2011) starred Benedict Cumberbatch and Claire Foy.
Dictynna was hosting a crowd funding event in the Library (in London) for her second feature “Us Among the Stones” staring – Laurence Fox, Anna Calder-Marshall, Sinead Matthews, Raia Haidar, Greg Hicks, Oliver Cotton. The film is produced by Thembisa Cochrane & Georgie Paget. The event was to raise funds to complete the post production of the feature.
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Recently, I watched a few courses on the Masterclass Series; Filmmaking by Martin Scorsese and Photography by Annie Leibovitz, one thing they both mentioned is learning how to see. This actually curios as to how I see. What do I like visually? What is my visual taste? I decided to go London South Bank, take a tonne of photos and work out what I like visually. I had a rough sense of it but I wanted to articulate it.
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Had a great time collaborating with some really talented folks on Saturday, working on a micro short – Katia’s Story. The lead image is a Canon Log file (ungraded) from the shoot, editing will be done this week with final output expected over the next weekend.
ACTOR // Ayvianna Snow
MAKEUP // Rachel Shepherd
CINEMATOGRAPHY // Ariel Artur
WRITER / DIRECTOR // Kayode Olorunfemi
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Quick survey posted on Facebook to get quick user feedback….
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We are currently updating our website (which has not had a face lift in 2 years). The structure is mostly in place but a lot work is still being done with regard to copy and images. Full release should be end of October 2017.
Cleaning and getting gear ready for a shoot tomorrow for Pimco Investment Summit holding at The Landmark Hotel, London.
Played around with some speedlights and an LED testing different set-ups as prep for a few portrait shoots I have over the weekend. Would be interesting to see what shooters vs none shooters prefer, will keep my favourite under wraps.
Peter Hurley shows how to get that pose that nails the shot… its all about the jaw!
Okay so our new website (which you are on of course) is almost ready and this is our maiden post, okay its just a test so the real maiden post will be coming soon.