I read an article on Mother Jones about CO2 levels surpassing an annoying milestone. Here’s an account of an awesome back and forth I had with a someone who had some real curve balls, and one softball. Original article is Mother Jones article on CO2 concentrations..
This is the first in a series of simple videos I plan to make in a series called I Read The Comments.
Recently I’ve begun engaging climate deniers in the comments section of articles and videos on the web. I know that internet comments are a sewer, but I feel like it’s making me quicker on my feet. It’s exposed me to a wider variety of insane opinions, and some articulate ones as well. The bottom line for me is that it’s definitely time to engage with everyone that I can.. What we do in the next 10 years will have implications for the viability of life on this planet. So I want to document the arguments that I get into and hopefully give people a mental framework to reject the contorted lies of climate science deniers.
Here’s a link to the Vice News article I’m talking about in this first video.
This short video that I directed has gone live today on Funny Or Die. This was my first collaboration with Matt Berninger, Tom Berninger, and Carin Besser. Phenomenally funny people. If you haven’t seen their documentary, Mistaken For Strangers, I highly … Continue reading
If you’ve watched the video above, you’ve seen through my new lenses, but if you have the stomach for it I will tell you in painstaking detail ABOUT my new lenses. I’ve recently begun building my own set of vintage Leica … Continue reading
Since 1993 I have worked consistently in entertainment, but that does not mean that I have worked every day, or every week, or every month, or every six months. Once in my twenties I went almost a full year between … Continue reading
DP Alex Vendler, a long time collaborator whose credits include Melvin Goes To Dinner and the documentary Kurt and Courtney, took me out the other day to test his copter rig, which he’s recently been tuning and tweaking. Copters, the MōVI, and all 3 … Continue reading
I’ll have more to say about this soon, but I think the MoVI is a phenomenal tool. I came away from this course much more enthusiastic about using it than I predicted.