Behind the Scenes

Behind the Scenes: “Chill Lizard”

We recently had the chance to start working with Braon Moseley from Vibrance Technology, based out of Round Rock, Texas. We were brought on to do video production work for a commercial marketing a new device he invented, the Chill Lizard, which is a wireless sensor system designed to notify you when drinks are the…

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Behind the scenes of Music Video Race Austin

We’ve had the opportunity of taking part in a number of 48-hour and 24-hour style competitions for short films– the concept being that based on some surprise elements, you have a set (short) amount of time to write, develop, shoot, and edit a movie. The competitions are a ton of fun to do and often…

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8 Best Tips for 48 Hour Film Project

Between the producers at Escape Plan Productions, we have participated in six 48 Hour Film Projects before, and in even more 24-hour film competitions (which let me tell you– are tough to pull off). Since 2001, the 48 Hour Film Project has been a wild and sleepless weekend where you and a team make a short film, all writing,…

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Behind the Scenes of “Carnivores”

 Watch the short film, online now! In 2011, I formed a team for the Austin 48-Hour Film Project and we made it in to the Top 10 and took home the awards for “Best Cinematography” and “Best Use of Character” for our short, The Walker. In 2012, I took a break from the competition and…

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Re:Write Conference 2013

We had the opportunity last week to do the event videography for the second annual Re:Write, a writer’s conference hosted by The Fedd Agency to “help writers rediscover their voice and reinvent their approach in order to find resilience in a marketplace that is both struggling and exhilarating.” It was held this year at the Renaissance…

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Behind the Scenes of “Dee’s Final Fling”

 Watch the short film, online now! I love the medium of short films and the kind of unique stories that can be told in them. I’ve seen a lot of great ones under five minutes that give you a simple setup and usually rest on an ending that’s either a punchline, twist, or surprise. I…

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Jonny Greenwald gives a behind-the-scenes look at Empyrean.

Tweet Empyrean was an incredibly formative experience for both me and Ganesh. It was the first time I was given the chance to  pre-visualize and really hone the look of a video before ever stepping into the studio to shoot. Empyrean was created while we were students, and because of our lack of money, Ganesh and…

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Concept Art for Eden

Tweet !function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src=”//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js”;fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}}(document,”script”,”twitter-wjs”);I think Eden is an intensely visual and narrative piece of music. The sound of the instruments, the melodies and the ambiences paint a vivid picture. Throughout the process of developing this music video, I’ve attempted to materialize the visuals that are inherently present in the track. If I ever got lost, I’d…

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TesseracT’s Eden

Tweet // See all of the this and more at our Facebook, don’t forget to like us while you’re there. Director Ganesh Rao will also be completing a series of blog posts that will chronicle how the look and feel of the video got started. Check back for more updates. Check out all of the…

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