How to become a Creation Catalyst

Month: September 2017

Phase One Focus Stacking

Phase One Focus Stacking

A quick look at how to use focus stacking on the Phase One XF system… Often when shooting still-life, even when stopped down to f16 (you don’t want to go further than that with digi as you start to get diffraction issues) you can’t get […]

Knightsbridge nights at 30 Pavilion Road

Knightsbridge nights at 30 Pavilion Road

Last Wednesday my colleague Nicola and I went up west, treating ourselves to a mid-week do at a location that has awed our location agency for many years. 30 Pavilion Road is a townhouse location in the heart of Knightsbridge that has been wowing London society since the property […]

Reverberation – An Interview with the Artists

Reverberation – An Interview with the Artists

‘Reverberation’ is a new and unique body of work created by legendary Photographer-Director Dean Chalkley and Creative Director Ciaran O’Shea from studio Discordo, featuring series of images inspired by The Beatles seminal album ‘Sgt. Peppers Lonely Hearts Club Band’ Last week, we were extremely excited to be […]

Bug-A-Beam

Bug-A-Beam

  Daylight projection with the Jokerbug 800W for projection effects using a Bug-A-Beam AKA the 800W Joleko. The 750W (Tungsten) Source Four fixture can easily be adapted to an 800W HMI (Daylight) fixture with this simple adapter, allowing controlled projection using cutters and Gobos. How […]

JJ’s got your back

JJ’s got your back

I often get asked about best practices for backing up data, whether it’s Canon RAW’s or Arri footage what are the best ways to make a copy (or copies) on set to give you peace of mind. This week I’ll look at a few options […]