Author: Abatecolasan

Directing Live – Kavil and Dolby Theaters

Me directing at the Fred Kavil Theater in Thousand Oaks, California and Tech Directing at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood. For both set ups we had 5 cameras and that made it fun. My trial by fire when learning to direct TV was on…

Goodbye Steem. Hello Hive, Commercials and LBRY

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Welcome back to The Other Cola (formerly Distant Signal) where I talk about filmmaking, story, cryptocurrency and liberty! I’m saying hello to Hive and goodbye from Steem. I’m also taking this opportunity to begin decentralizing how I serve my media…

Hive Commercial #2 – “Be”

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Welcome back to The Other Cola (formerly Distant Signal) where I talk about filmmaking, story, cryptocurrency and liberty! In today’s piece, goodbye Steem. Hello Hive! With just a few hours to go until Hive.io launches, I’m releasing the 2nd commercial…

Hive Commercial #1 – “Hive”

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Welcome back to The Other Cola (formerly Distant Signal) where I talk about filmmaking, story, cryptocurrency and liberty! Thanks to @ashtv, I decided to finish the Hive commercial and release it in advance of the official launch of @hiveio! I’ve significantly upgraded…

Clavius Lenses Organized

Our richard gale optics uk Clavius lenses aperture discs organized for our sizzle shoot.

Our Clavius lens set’s aperture inserts were completely disorganized and I was able to spend a little time getting the kit ready for production. My favorite at the moment are the pink, colored ovals which gives the image a gorgeous…

I NEED A VINTAGE ZOOM!

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Image by Camtec. The Tear is going to be shot using my vintage – sort of – set of prime lenses that have been redesigned and house by Richard Gale. They’re called the Clavius lenses. At their base are the Helios…