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Do something else.
There are times where you’re in a project and you cannot see the forest for the trees. You can’t see the big picture. Rather you’re stuck on a thing, an aspect, the minutia. Do something else, walk away. Don’t think about your work. I play trumpet (poorly but I’m getting there), I blog – yeah, I needed this break for a few – I play with my kids or chat with my wife. I do something else. The ideas, the “Ah-Ha’s”, they come in due time. Cheers, Josh #storyInMotion...
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BTS is coming soon!
It’s been a busy year so far. We’ve filmed one music video, three awareness/motivational videos for not-for-profits, a new product video for Eastman Kodak Co., a sizzle video for Eastman Business Park, and we’re embarking on numerous broadcast tv spots. We take pictures behind the scenes as often as we can. Please stay tuned for pictures and stories from the trenches here in this section. ...
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Creativity and Inspiration
Living a creative life is a weird thing. There’s an ebb and a flow to it that you can foster but you really can’t control. It’s not to say that “creative” are multiple personalities or bi-polar but there is some kind of openness and closed posture that a mind can have to what is creative. The difference between creativity and inspiration is up for debate, too. A creative person requires inspiration and inspiration is not by necessity a creative term. For me, and this is Josh Pies, EP here at C47 Film Associates speaking, I find...
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NAB
The National Association of Broadcasters trade show is mecca for video tech geeks – like the C47 team – and it’s going on right now. It feels as if we’re missing out on the party when we have to skip Vegas and work but… thanks to the interwebs we get to see all of the new toy releases. Thanks to bloggers the world over we don’t miss a beat. Traveling to NAB is now an unnecessary luxury as the irony of our industry allows bloggers to film and distribute the spoilers in...
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