Storytime – A Little Art Book by Joey Spiotto

Storytime – A Little Art Book by Joey Spiotto

UPDATE: This project hit the front page of Kickstarter today under popular. (nearly 12K in 6 hours!) Launching today is Joey Spiotto’s (aka JO3BOT) latest endeavor – a new book of all of the Storytime pieces he’s made over the last few years. Check out the video. We had the pleasure of collaborating with Joey on … Read More

Stefan Sagmeister: The power of time off

I started my morning with this TED talk, thought you’d want to hear it too.   Sidenote: New podcast episode from CJ Casciotta and Sounds like a Movement. It’s an interview with Elle Luna and it’s what got me on the path to watch Stefan’s talk this morning. Check it out here.

Cinerama – Our Time with John Sittig

This past month we spent some time with John Sittig, Director of Projection & Sound for ArcLight Cinemas. John is the next subject in the Behind the Curtain series for ArcLight and a true wizard. He dropped so much knowledge on us that our heads were spinning. I was thrilled to see the projection rooms, … Read More

How NBC has Primetime Olympic Coverage All Wrong

I’ve been looking forward to the Olympics. I bought food for specific Olympic dishes, invited people over, checked broadcast schedules and talked with a lot of people about this years coverage. Dreaming about how incredible it could be. I went to the NBC website, logged in to get emails when specific sports are broadcast so … Read More

Facebook Timeline- Sharing the Story of your Life

Mark Zuckerberg launched Timeline to the world at the F8 conference this AM. Timeline is a much more visual bevy of beauty to the current platform and I can’t wait to get my hands on it to start messing around with it. Some of the new options/features: The “like” button now has the use of … Read More

Carpool

Carpool

  Two women traveling to work, they talk about their kids and the tyranny of the urgent but what kind of job do they have? Starring Gail Hafar as Alison Quinn Jessie Busbee as Christie Richter Dan Braswell as Donnie Snider Noel Dawn Rebello as Summer Conway   Written & Directed by Dan Portnoy Produced … Read More

Creating a Welcome Video with Zero Budget

Creating a Welcome Video with Zero Budget

I was working on a brand new resource guide about practical steps you could take today to raise more money and build your donor file when Brad Voigt threw a curve ball. I asked him to review what I was making and shoot me some feedback. Here’s what he said: In my situation, I’m a … Read More

High Fidelity – An Art Book by Joey Spiotto

High Fidelity – An Art Book by Joey Spiotto

This week Joey Spiotto (aka JO3BOT) launched his second kickstarter project. Last week, I invaded his studio for some filming and recording of his pitch on why backers should support his latest endeavor. It was a thrill to work with Joey again, he’s so talented and personable. The craziest part in launching yesterday was that … Read More

Engagement in an Increasingly Binary World

Engagement in an Increasingly Binary World

  My fiance has a turtle pond in her back yard. The previous owners of her house installed an elaborate water feature, and a rock lined reservoir of about 500 gallons. All winter there was no sign of life. The water was dark due to algae blooms. We took bets if there were turtles in … Read More