WHO WILL COME FOR US?

WHO WILL COME FOR US?

Some 7,800 kilometres away from Australia lies the nation of India. Population 1.37 billion. Such an amazing colourful place and yet so many gut wrenching needs. Over the last twenty years I have travelled to that country and have seen some of the needs firsthand. It isn’t pretty. People have said that Australia is the [...]
HOW TO FILM LIKE A PRO

HOW TO FILM LIKE A PRO

You do not have to look very far to see that video is now everywhere. From funny home videos, incredible stunts filmed with GoPro’s, as well as some stunning cinematic footage of people, landscapes and nature.   Years ago, cameras were incredibly expensive and there was no such thing as a ‘low budget’ camera. Filmmakers [...]
THE LIE of LABELS

THE LIE of LABELS

Let’s be honest. We all struggle with stuff.   Life can be tough, unfair, and at times downright overwhelming. The pace at which things are happening these days, deadlines to meet, kids to pick up and take to ballet; noisy neighbors or a difficult relationship with someone can unravel the strongest of us at times. [...]
A New India

A New India

Late last year, I travelled to incredible India to film a documentary.   I had for some time wanted to showcase not only the beauty, but also the real needs that exist over there. Those needs are sometimes hard to comprehend to us who live in a country that is so well off. I well [...]
INDIA – so what’s the big deal?

INDIA – so what’s the big deal?

Ganges river, Varanasi   Imagine a population of about 1.3 billion people. To put that in perspective, that is about four times the population of the United States (327 million), and about 52 times the population of Australia (25 million). That is a lot of people! India is a very religious country, which is primarily [...]