Baaahooorrred…

OK...I'll admit to springtime blahs. Weather so nice it is boring. Not much of anything going on and then my sister in Wyoming emailed me the following video. Extreme sheepherding. She, of course, is a beef backer - husband Winn Brown runs cattle and was the "star" of my first online video, Wyoming Cattle Drive. … Continue reading Baaahooorrred…

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Marrying sound and images…

Mark Johnson over at the uga photojournalism blog has a right-on posting about audio slideshows. I've watched still photog slideshows been impressed. I've also watched slideshows and been indifferent. However, let a still photog move over into an area I consider myself somewhat expert in (visuals AND audio), then I watch with critical interest...as too … Continue reading Marrying sound and images…

Part One: a theory of storytelling…

What makes a story memorable? Is it the plot; the setting; the characters; use of imagery and figurative language? Although these are standards in written stories, there are additional elements in visual storytelling that must be taken into account. Stories originally were told orally – through words and gestures by common folk and master storytellers. … Continue reading Part One: a theory of storytelling…