Launch Party on 2/20/2020

Launch Party on 2/20/2020

As some of you know, I’ve been helping my fellow filmmakers with their newest project, Oh Crappy Day, over the past year. (Read more about it here, here, and here.) The film is a rom com about a young filmmaker looking for love. He tries to keep his...
Acting in Atlanta with John Wilkins III

Acting in Atlanta with John Wilkins III

Welcome to episode two of the Slate & Lens podcast! John Wilkins III is an actor living in Atlanta, G.A., and working as an actor. In this interview we discuss what the industry is like for actors, film incentives, and balancing income while honing your craft. We...
Start Before You’re Ready

Start Before You’re Ready

Welcome to the all-new Slate & Lens Podcast! As I’ve hinted, the Slate & Lens podcast is something I’ve been working on – quietly, behind the scenes – for years. I’ve come up with every excuse in the book to post-pone sharing it with you...
Eighth Annual Meredith College Documentary Film Festival

Eighth Annual Meredith College Documentary Film Festival

The eighth annual Meredith College Documentary Film Festival is happening on Sunday, January 26, 2020. The festival will be held in Carswell Auditorium on the Meredith College campus. It starts at 2:00 pm and runs until 6:00 pm. Get the full list of films screening at...
Three Business Books to Read in 2020

Three Business Books to Read in 2020

You know I love to read. Last year, I soaked up some helpful info via business books. I’m here to recommend them to you, in case you’re looking for something good to read in 2020. Everything Is Figureoutable by Marie Forleo Released in 2019, Marie...
My New Shoulder Rig

My New Shoulder Rig

Last year, I had an epiphany. It happened while I was working on Oh Crappy Day. In between takes, I asked the director to snap a quick pic of me holding the camera. I was serving as the first assistant director (1st AD), not the director of photography (DP)....