These exquisite gardens and grounds are planted and maintained by Gail and Bud Dawson, near Sherwood, Oregon. The music is original guitar by Jamison Sampson of Spokane, Washington. This video was shot at the end of summer with a Merlin Steadi-Cam and a Sony A7Sii camera.
We traveled to Burns, Oregon in April 2019 to record the Sandhill Cranes. The cranes rest, feed, and mate at the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge. While there, we also saw thousands of migrating Snow Geese. This video was shot all in slow motion, which allows a better look at these magnificent birds.
‘Firestarter’ video In January, 2017, I was contacted by Paul Suntup of Dragon Rebound Editions to create a video for his ‘Firestarter’ special editions of Stephen King novels. He wanted some video of Jim Croft’s process in crafting the sycamore wood covers on the front and the back of the book. Paul’s website is Dragonrebound.com
Tell Mama In 2012, I worked with producer Jamie Hyams to create this piece for the Spokane 50 Hour Film Festival. Jamie and I had met before through our work at CMTV, channel 14. Jamie had great enthusiasm for this Etta James and Johnny Otis project, and I brought a level of production and editing
Promo Video #2 for Julie Cajune’s play ‘Belief’ This is the second promo video that I put together for Julie’s play. In this one, you can hear Julie narrate, and also see her perform. The quality of Julie’s voice here is remarkable. It resonates with compassion, wonder, and delight. It coaxes us all to
Promo Video #3 for Julie Cajune’s play ‘Belief’ I met Julie in 2013 when I was over in Arlee, Montana gathering interviews for an upcoming piece on the local Native American Theater Project, through KwKusm. Julie is a fascinating individual who has authored a one-woman play (with musicians) called ‘Belief’. It is both autobiographical
Wind In The Mountains, produced by Neil Claflin ‘Wind In The Mountains’ was created in 2011. Originally I’d hoped to produce a video with music and a narrated script. As I am a poet as well as a photographer and videographer, I thought that I had the creativity to pull it off. I enlisted my