Verizon . Blackberry Torch
Creative company, Invodo, hired director, Christian Remde, and me to shoot the live elements for the release of the Blackberry Torch smartphone.
"Golfsmith . Mission: Possible"
Designed to feel a bit 1960's, I concepted, produced, shot, mographed, composited, and edited this piece.
This was a one-off video done as part of a series of elements I produced for a Golfsmith sales event. It served as a humorous introduction for two sales executives who, as the video was wrapping up, appeared in the darkened room with flashlights and landed on stage with a big entrance.
I also produced and directed video, lighting, and sound for the live event presentation.
"Red 5 Studios . Firefall @ SxSW"
Media Producer, Noah Eichen, hired me to shoot event coverage for the Red 5 Studios Firefall booth at SxSW. A lot of handheld, some ad-hoc dolly moves atop the camera cart, and Noah''s tight editing resulted in this fast-paced event coverage.
Dell Pediatrics . "Brooke's Story"
Lyn Graft produced this profile of young Brooke, who is fighting cancer with the help of Dell Pediatric Center and Ronald McDonald house. I had the privilege of meeting Brooke and her mom and shooting these heartwarming images at the Austin Ronald McDonald house.
"Rise of the Indies . Stoic"
Produced and edited by Noah Eichen with Red 5 Studios, I field produced, directed, and shot this profile piece of indie game developer, Stoic Studios. Friend and longtime game developer, Billy Cain, stepped in as interviewer.
NanoWatt Design . GunDetect
NanoWatt Design was interested in testing the marketability of GunDetect – their deep learning computer vision system – in the consumer market. Tall Tale Pictures created their KickStarter video, campaign page, and home website. Here's the hard-hitting video Carla Siegle and I created.
Galactic Inquiry . Crazy Hud Worthington
CRAZY HUD WORTHINGTON wants to sell you a spaceship! And His Steal is Your Deal! Inspired by the hyper-kinetic antics of regional car salesmen like Cal Worthington, Tall Tale Pictures created this sketch comedic commercial for the weekly web show, Galactic Inquiry. (And, yes, that's me as Crazy Hud.)
Galactic Inquiry . Couple's Therapy
IN THIS COLD OPEN for the weekly web series, Galactic Inquiry, a young couple struggles with computer game addiction. All would be well… if the therapist didn’t have his own odd ideas.
Galactic Inquiry . Real Space Wingman
Being an interstellar space fighter would be real cool... if real space physics didn't keep getting in the way. A sketch from Galactic Inquiry.
TNRIS . GIS Ideologist
MEET GEOFF ISAAC STEWART, GIS IDEOLOGIST. He’s a man of his time and just trying to keep up in the Information Age. Richard Wade with the Texas Natural Resources Information System wanted something fun with which to open their annual conference; a mockumentary, shot in the style of The Office, complete with unflattering lighting, uncomfortable pauses, and inside humor. Tall Tale Pictures helped Richard refine his idea into an employee “profile” featuring the TNRIS team members, including one of our favorite Austin actors, Scot Friedman, in the title role of “Geoff Isaac Stewart – GIS Ideologist.”
Hoovers . "Dinner"
Hoovers . "Soccer"
Gallery Direct . "Kim Coulter"
Star Citizen . Motion Capture Session
As the marketing media producer for Cloud Imperium Games, I produced hundreds of outward facing videos to share the excitement and inside story of this hugely sucessful, crowd-funded project. Here, we cover the process of recording the body and facial movement of actors which will be converted into the animation of 3D game characters.
Star Citizen . The Music Score
As the marketing media producer for Cloud Imperium Games, I produced hundreds of outward facing videos to share the excitement and inside story of this hugely sucessful, crowd-funded project. Here, I combined footage from several international sources with a regional interview to tell the story of how the Star Citizen musical score was recorded.
Star Citizen . Model Topology
As the marketing media producer for Cloud Imperium Games, I produced hundreds of outward facing videos to share the excitement and inside story of this hugely sucessful, crowd-funded project. Here, we cover the process of recording the movement, musculature, and physical topology of a female model who serves as the source for 3D animated characters in the game.
CHAP Research is a student-led, tech industry preparation program that helps high-school students learn advanced technical and leadership skills similar to a collegiate-level internship experience. Tall Tale Pictures, working under the docYOUmentary brand, produced this profile video featuring the students and the program's forward-looking benefits.
Army . "Dream Strong"
I shot this two-day run-n-gun production following Lt. Col. Check Walters about his daily routine with his medical corps. battalion
(stills and helicopter footage provided by client)
Cadre . Airmap
Cadre Media reached out to Carla Siegle and me to field produce the Houston segment of this case study. Airmap is a mobile app integrated with airport centers that provides automatic clearance of drone operator flight plans. We shot the airport flight operations and interview for this interesting and important safety tool.
Cadre . Airmap
WebsEdge hired Carla Siegle and me to field produce the interviews and b-roll of this profile piece for the City of Cedar Park. We shot the interviews and b-roll of the mayor, chamber of commerce personnel, and local business owners.
all / demo reels / narrative / commercial / web / music video
Verizon . Blackberry Torchweb
Golfsmith . "Mission: Possible"live event
Red 5 Studios . Firefallweb
Dell Pediatrics . "Brooke"web
"Rise of the Indies" . Stoicweb
NanoWatt . GunDetectweb
GI . Crazy Hud Worthingtonweb
GI . Couple's Therapyweb
GI . Real Space Wingmanweb
TNRIS . GIS Ideologistweb
Hoovers . "Dinner"web
Hoovers . "Soccer"web
Gallery Direct . "Kim"web
Star Citizen . Motion Captureweb
Star Citizen . The Music Scoreweb
Star Citizen . Topologyweb
Army . "Dream Strong"web
Cadre . Airmapweb
WebsEdge . Cedar Parkweb