When you live in paradise sometimes you need a breather from the same old same old; as a resident of Oahu, we are spoiled by the countless beaches and hikes to choose from; grab a few snacks, water and you … Continue reading Family Day at the Honolulu Zoo
As a multimedia cinematic production major, you’d think I’d know a considerable amount about the difference between film camera and digital camera. My interest in cinema began my junior year of high school when I joined a yearbook class and … Continue reading Side by Side Response
I have lived in Hawaii for nearly two years now, completely ignorant of the history that surrounds the islands, in part due to my distaste in the subject and my general complacency for not knowing. I received no choice in … Continue reading Reaction to Act of War: The Overthrow of the Hawaiian Nation (1993)
The genre of documentary is perhaps the most major genre of filmmaking that I have little experience watching. I’ve seen the “all-time greats” of most genres, but documentaries are my biggest blind spot in filmgoing by far. The Thin Blue … Continue reading Reaction to ‘Act of War’ (1993)
Act of War: propaganda, fiction, truth or a tad of all three? I have watched this film no less than four times in the classroom and three other occasions for reinforcement in support of various projects or papers in my … Continue reading Act of War Film Review
My Family is everything to me. Eight months ago my wife gave birth to our beloved daughter Abigail, but that is not where the story starts. Jamie and I both believe life is all about sacrifices, compromises, and accomplishments that … Continue reading Ironmom
Trust me now thank me later! I do not use this phrase often, but I have learned a few things since dabbling in cinematic production and audio is one of my weak links. It is a fact if you lack … Continue reading Where is the Lavaliere?