#OnTheFlyPodcast Ep3 with Documentally

#OnTheFlyPodcast Ep3 has landed... With creative media/technologist Christian Payne (aka @Documentally). We talk about#socialmedia, how he’s structured his#businessmodel, plus the secret life of his Italian grandmother… there’s a lot in here. This podcast is intentionally accessible to high school ages and upwards. If you're interested in continuous learning or are generally interested in media and … Continue reading #OnTheFlyPodcast Ep3 with Documentally

TUESDAY 2 JUNE – Mobile Filmmaking workshop

Bookings now being taken for my next Zoom #MadeOnAMobile "Take 1" – my introduction to mobile filmmaking workshop. Take full advantage of the movie studio in your purse or pocket – your tablet or smart phone. Throughout the day I'll take you step by step through the process of capturing, editing and sharing your own … Continue reading TUESDAY 2 JUNE – Mobile Filmmaking workshop

Capturing COVID-19

Our second wedding anniversary was spent in Paris. It was 1996 and I had a clunky Hi8 video camera from around 1990. A few days in and we had to chat. I was capturing everything and experiencing nothing. Realising that stayed with me and helped me manage my approach to social media. –––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– There were/are … Continue reading Capturing COVID-19

Coping with Covid

This is “Coping”... 2 weeks ago I made a video with mental health workers in NHS Tayside where they each shared a personal fear or concern but also how they are coping, getting by. The point is to to help normalise the fears people have surrounding #Covid19. No doubt, to one extent or another, we … Continue reading Coping with Covid

Movie Makers – Summer School

What did you do last summer? Well, for me it was the Movie Makers Summer Camp at AK Bell Library in Perth, Scotland. Jacobite Clans was the summer exhibition at Perth Museum 2019 and became the focus for three days of learning and making – shooting, editing and sharing stories using a single mobile device. … Continue reading Movie Makers – Summer School

Schools Design Challenge

To give some context for this story I need to start with a brief history of me... Since I left school in 1987 I've worked in the creative industries... printer, illustrator, graphic designer and eventually a filmmaker. However, between being a graphic designer (for 10 years) and then a filmmaker I completed a Masters in … Continue reading Schools Design Challenge