Filmmakers who are simply stupid: ‘Innocence of Muslims’ is designed to be inflammatory.

If you’ve not seen the trailer yet or Chrome is ‘SafeSearching’ for you already, I can at least give you a few sneaky spoilers. The first one being: the full film hasn’t been released yet, and Hezbollah’s already said they’re gonna go SICK when it does. Continue reading Filmmakers who are simply stupid: ‘Innocence of Muslims’ is designed to be inflammatory.

The Camera Adds 20lbs: ‘Monster’ Lens Brings £101,000 at auction

FOLLOWING THE CALL OF A MYSTERIOUS PRIVATE BIDDER, the incredibly rare Nikon f/2.8 fisheye lens sold at Grays of Westminister for £101,000. The huge wide-angle lens is said to be so extreme that is can “see behind itself” – weghing in at a healthy 5.2kg, measuring 171mm in length and a diameter of 236mm. The … Continue reading The Camera Adds 20lbs: ‘Monster’ Lens Brings £101,000 at auction

Activism and new UK Film: How The Underground Recreated The Hero

[as written for Filmmaker Magazine NYC and Shooting People] In Emily James’ Just Do It, we watch news packages from major news outlets interlaced with POV footage from protestors scaling the giant cooler chimneys at the Ratcliffe Power Station. For a UK audience, a film like Just Do It is particularly subversive – even controversial. … Continue reading Activism and new UK Film: How The Underground Recreated The Hero

ART INTERVIEW: Ben Tallon

Originally from M+ Magazine. Photo by Danni Skerritt. Ben Tallon is the award winning, internationally acclaimed illustrator who has swept his quills and spray paints all over e4’s Skins campaign, The Guardian, The Wall Street Journal, Design Week and various indie and design publications. M+ meets the man behind the spilt ink & sketches. ART INTERVIEW: … Continue reading ART INTERVIEW: Ben Tallon