A tune in 5/4 for the cinema-musical, completed at last after nearly 3 months of tinkering. Listen here.
The alarm pierces the quiescence of sleep at 2:15am, and by 6am crew and I are loading in to an undisclosed corporate headquarters in White Plains, NY, to document the earnest admonitions of a massive and successful company’s message to their plethora of employees, a message you will never see from a messenger you will never know.
In Atlanta, or I should say, circling the Atlanta airport, shooting planes and outstanding Delta personnel for my first-fly airline on the Amira + Cabrio glass.
VFX conforms continue apace for OMPHALOS. Down to the fastidious punctilious, the scavenging in the dark for missing frames, the comparing of color space and imperceptible exposure shifts. How much is too much? What is vigilance and care, and what is obsession? ‘Poems are never finished, only abandoned,’ lamented Paul Valery, and I keep his words as a beacon.
DP-ing a tremendous project in Tampa, Florida with super talented chanteuse and supermodel Karen Elson. Two days on the beaches, much with the Red Weapon on a gimbal (Cooke Panchros sweeten the deal) and a just absolutely delightful crew. Few shoots of late have felt so magical. Thanks.