Android Dreams – The Magic Cinema ViewFinder

A Director’s Viewfinder is a useful tool for framing a shot in preparation of a scene, without the need of bringing the camera with you, especially if it is a heavy piece, or a smaller size camera rigged up with a cage, rods, follow-focus, mattebox, external batteries, external monitor, etc., or when there is only … More Android Dreams – The Magic Cinema ViewFinder

My first stumbling steps – A Celluloid Love Story

It all started with my horrific re-experience of Tobe Hooper’s The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (1974) back in the early winter months of 2006. I had bought a good Swedish special digibox edition DVD of that film. I believe that I hadn’t seen the film since my first encounter with it in the early 1980’s as … More My first stumbling steps – A Celluloid Love Story