ROGER DEAKINS SHOULD HAVE AN OSCAR BY NOW

ROGER DEAKINS SHOULD HAVE AN OSCAR BY NOW

Posted by on Jan 7, 2013 in BLOG

Roger Deakins has been nominated for ten (10) Oscars. He has won zero (0) Oscars. He’s not an actor, he’s not a director, he’s not a screenwriter. He is (pause for dramatic effect) a cinematographer. Cinematographers, or directors of photography, are the reigning chiefs over the camera and lighting crews of a film; they are responsible […]

FINDING THE SWEET SPOT

FINDING THE SWEET SPOT

Posted by on Dec 21, 2012 in BLOG

Just  about all advertising is an unwanted interruption. Whether it’s three minutes of commercials when we just can’t wait to see what happens next on Desperate Housewives or it’s a billboard ruining that otherwise perfect Instagram of a sunset, our lives are constantly interrupted by people trying to sell us something that most of the time we […]

A WEEK AT SOCIAL SECURITY

A WEEK AT SOCIAL SECURITY

Posted by on Dec 21, 2012 in BLOG

Inspired by Alain De Botton’s A Week at the Airport, two classmates and I chose to spend a week at the Richmond Social Security Office. Between classes and meetings, I spent my time at the Social Security office, trying to blend in by observing rules, customs, and observe, document and blend in   by When I […]