Monthly Archives: May 2011

Mexican Border Crossing: Big Bend National Park, Texas

Border Crossing: Big Bend National Park, Texas from Knockemdown Productions on Vimeo. While on a hike in Big Bend National Park in Texas, I filmed Mexicans from the little village of Boquillas Del Carmen crossing the Rio Grande. They come … Continue reading

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I Shot Osama T-Shirt

Took this with my iPhone on Hollywood Beach this a.m.

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I’ve been thinking about this guy …

I met outside Big Bend National Park a while ago. I stumbled out of my sister’s RV before dawn and there he was, all set up to photograph the sunrise. We chatted and snapped away as the sun came up. … Continue reading

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Yes, we do have spring in South Florida

Many friends from around the country seem to think we live in perpetual summer here in South Florida. But we do have seasons. We really do. Right now, the poincianas and jacaranda trees are in full bloom. The mangos are … Continue reading

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NY Times Using Events To Sell Print

Interesting piece here today on poynter.org on NY Times’ success selling newspaper subscriptions at book fairs and festivals, such as South by Southwest.

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Congratulations, Dillard High!!!!!

The local Ft. Lauderdale high school jazz band who we’ve been helping to support won the 16th Annual Essentially Ellington Jazz Band Competition & Festival at Lincoln Center in NYC on Saturday. “Musician Wynton Marsalis announced Dillard’s win over two … Continue reading

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Rappin’ on Frackin’

In a collaboration with Propublica, Jay Rosen’s journalism students have created a fantastic animated, musical explainer on hydraulic fractured gas drilling. Propublica won a Pulitzer Prize this year for national reporting. Here’s the text that accompanies the video on YouTube: … Continue reading

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Hey, How’d You Get Your ‘Transmedia’ Film Into Sundance, Lance Weiler? – mediabistro.com Content

Hey, How’d You Get Your ‘Transmedia’ Film Into Sundance, Lance Weiler? – mediabistro.com Content.

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Arresting Video on Libya

Libyan video from the twitter feed of NPR’s Andy Carvin. I’ve never seen anything like it.

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