North and Up (Trailer) – 1/18/15
Amusement in Better Times – 5/10/14
In the previous episode "Amusement in Tough Times" http://vimeo.com/68932796, parents were left only to have their children pull ribbons while walking in a circle. Now times are better, still many rides have empty seats in this temporary parking lot amusement park. Music: "Sometimes When I'm Dreaming" by State Shirt (http://www.stateshirt.com/). Captured with the iPhone 5s
Amusement In Tough Times – 6/23/13
A curious attraction spotted during the 2013 Nashville International Puppet Festival.
Music: "Fastest Man on Earth" by Jahzzar (http://betterwithmusic.com)
Chinese Arts Alliance of Nashville at Celebrate Nashville – 10/6/13
Chinese Arts Alliance of Nashville performs a wide range of cultural styles at Celebrate Nashville 2013 in Centennial Park.
Music: "D2" by Foniqz (http://www.foniqz.com)
Country Music Marathon 2013 “The Human Spirit” – 4/28/13
I can imagine all the great moments of history when masses of people have moved and have faced great obstacles. There's obstacles, determination and The Human Spirit. A small video salute to the 30,000 who ran in the pouring rain at The Country Music Marathon in Nashville, TN. Video recorded with Sony HDR AX200 plus parts of last scene recorded on iPhone 4s. Music: "Spring Rain" by Aaron Ximm (http://www.quietamerican.org/)
Crown of Glory – 8/24/13
Radiance performs "Crown of Glory". Radiance features dynamic sisters Ralonda Charniece and Rashonda Darniece from Nashville, Tennessee.
Producers: Radiance http://www.radianceworldwide.com/
Costume Designers: Radiance
Production Assistant: Aqua Sun
Locations: Washyard, Nashville; Hartman Park, Nashville
Everybody in the Pool (Polar Plunge Nashville 2015) 3/1/15
A cold morning at the Special Olympics - Tennessee Polar Plunge in Nashville jumping in the water for a good cause. The event was held in the parking lot of LP Field. Music: "Pop In" by Happy Elf (http://www.wmrecordings.com/freedownloads.htm).
Extreme Shots – Alondra OTC – 2/17/14
This is a parody. Morning Sun Affective Disorder is the condition and Prescription Strength Alondra OTC is the cure. Music: "The Temperature of the Air on the Bow of the Kaleetan" by Chris Zabriskie (http://chriszabriskie.com). "Created for the Weekend Challenge: vimeo.com/groups/weekendchallenge"
Fútbol Under The Lights -7/21/13
Soccer players play under a natural light show in the sky on Antioch Pike in Nashville, Tennessee. Music: "Enthusiast" by Tours (www.thesnakerecords.com)
Home of the Brave – A Salute to Veterans -10/12/14
This is a salute to military veterans and dedicated to my father.
Music: "Feels Good 2 B" by Jason Shaw (http://audionautix.com/index.html). "Star-Spangled Banner" verses 1, 2 and 3 by Francis Scott Key (1814).
Horizons Searched – 5/18/13
Third in a series of edited NASA time lapse videos for the NASA Timelapse Club channel vimeo.com/channels/nasatlclub. Images courtesy of NASA: "The Gateway to Astronaut Photography of Earth" http://eol.jsc.nasa.gov/Videos/CrewEarthObservationsVideos/. Music: "The Midnight Eclipse" by MAT64 (http://www.mat64.org/).
I Will Search Forever (For You) – 4/29/13
I have watched the incredible videos the Vimeo NASA Timelapse Club channel http://vimeo.com/channels/nasatlclub and decided to do my own. All images are for public use. It is fun to see what ideas other have when creating their own videos from NASA time lapse photos. Images courtesy of NASA: "The Gateway to Astronaut Photography of Earth" http://eol.jsc.nasa.gov/Videos/CrewEarthObservationsVideos/. Music: "Storm" by Jahzzar (http://betterwithmusic.com).
Long Potrait: Stand Up – 3/10/14
This Vimeo Weekend Challenge is to create a video with the subject staring into the camera posing like a photograph. I decided to do stand up to “The Man” in a parody. Don’t let him get away with it.
Music: "Get Up Stand Up (Featuring Brother Ali)" by Public Enemy (http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Public_Enemy/none_given_1098/02_-_Public_Enemy_-_Get_Up_Stand_Up_Featuring_Brother_Ali)
"Created for the Weekend Challenge: vimeo.com/groups/weekendchallenge".
Nashville, St Patrick’s Day, SEC Basketball, Lower Broadway & Sober Ride – 3/17/13
St. Patrick's Day 2013 and the Southeastern Conference Basketball Tournament crowds came together on Lower Broadway and Second Ave in downtown Nashville. Don't worry. Sober Ride from The Davidson County Sheriff's Office had plenty of volunteers to give the heavy celebrants a free ride home. Music: "New Sheriff in Town" (Instrumental) by The Xchange.
Nashville Beat – 6/8/13
Recorded a few days before the 2013 CMA Music Festival, Nashville's Lower Broadway was jumping with activity from entertainers and street performers. Music: "Room With A View" by Jahzzar (http://betterwithmusic.com).
North and Up (Sneak Peek) – 1/19/15
"North and Up: Baseball Returns to North Nashville" has scenes of the construction of the minor league baseball stadium in Nashville, Tennessee. Here is a short clip of the condition of the site during the early stages. On March 10, 2014, I did not have an appreciation of the major changes that would be made to the area. "North and Up - Baseball Returns to North Nashville" is expected to be released in the spring of 2015.
North and Up (Trailer) – 1/18/15
Trailer for "North and Up: Baseball Returns to North Nashville" features construction of Nashville's newest stadium.. Expected to be released in the Spring of 2015. Music: "++" by BL▲CK † CEILING (http://soundcloud.com/danocean).
Snow Drive (Chase The Sun) – 2/17/15
A ride on a very snowy and ice-packed road (Nashboro Blvd) in Nashville, Tennessee on 2-17-15. Music: "I Want a House" by Twin Sister (http://twinsistermusic.com/).
The Mist from Rolling Mill Hill – 1/9/15
The exhaust from the Metro Nashville District Energy System is always fun to watch; especially when the temperature is 4 degrees (Fahrenheit). Music: "Dust In Sunlight" by Podington Bear (http://podingtonbear.com/).
The Search is Over – 2/25/14
"The fifth and final chapter in the NASA Search video series vimeo.com/album/2751645. Now that my search has ended - the view looks amazing! For the NASA Timelapse Club channel vimeo.com/channels/nasatlclub. Images courtesy of NASA: "The Gateway to Astronaut Photography of Earth" eol.jsc.nasa.gov/Videos/CrewEarthObservationsVideos/. Music: “Pretty Soon" by Hypermagic (facebook.com/Hypermagic).
The Side of the Lens – 9/12/14
See what happens when the camera simultaneously captures this fireworks display and the plastic mounting hardware that gets too close to "The Side of the Lens". This one minute challenge involves videos with "no camera movement, no editing, only existing sound, one minute long". Recorded 9/12/14 on the opening night of the Ford Ice Center facility for the NHL Nashville Predators. "Created for the Weekend Challenge: vimeo.com/groups/weekendchallenge"
Those Winter Time Blues – 5/4/14
Several cold days outside in February 2015. Music: "Lights - And Counting (Action Davis Remix)" by Action Davis (http://actiondavis.bandcamp.com/).
Train Crossing in Chroma Key – 11/16/14
This was the saddest train I have ever seen. Captured with an iPhone 5s and edited in Final Cut Pro X.
Music: Conway Station Road" by State Shirt (http://www.stateshirt.com/)