Dallas Flea

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I ran in to some audio problems while using my Canon 7D and Rode Videomic. I’m not sure if the mic connection jiggled loose, or if the camera “forgot” that the mic was attached while switching back and forth from photo to video mode. Nevertheless, here’s some hacked together footage of the few shots that …

Starting a New Project

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I’m helping Nico with a music documentary project. I’m not sure where it’s heading, but I’m sure we will come up with some great material in the end. Here’s some audio I recorded last night. This is The King Bucks covering Buck Owens (right click, save as to download). And here’s a snippet of video.

Neel Ryan Tucker: Artist Spotlight- NRT discusses photography, inspiration, Michael Urie, Pat Thomas..

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Neel Ryan Tucker discusses photography, inspiration, Michael Urie, Pat Thomas, and challenges of trying to make it as a photographer. This video is my final assignment for a grad class in video production at the University of Texas at Dallas. Shot with Canon Vixia HF10. Edited with Final Cut Express. http://www.neelryantucker.com http://emac.utdallas.edu/

BE Combined

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Erin came up with a fun idea that she and I can do together. We each take one photo per day via iPhone and post them as a diptych. (Sorry! Some of the photos are taken while we are either traveling or away from a computer… so we’ll have to swoop back in and re-post …