BTS – Curacao Father’s Day Commercial Shoot

Curacao Father's Day Commercial

Shooting a television commercial is just like shooting a movie, only you have 30 to 60 seconds to tell your story instead of 90 minutes or so. This shoot for a Father's Day television commercial for Curacao stores was produced by Onac Pictures in Los Angeles. Just like in a movie, the director plans each shot. …

National Bomb Pop Day – Making of a YouTube Video – Day 2

Bomb Pop “Behind the Scenes” / Social Media Event

National Bomb Pop Day: Making of a YouTube Video at the Santa Monica Pier When receiving the assignment from PR Newswire to do a corporate branding/consumer event on the Santa Monica Pier, with brand ambassadors handing out frozen treats to visitors, my reaction was, "What a fun idea ... Let's do this!" 😀 I love events where …

National Bomb Pop Day – Making of a YouTube Video – Day 1

Bomb Pop “Behind-the-Scenes” / Social Media Event

A recent assignment for PR Newswire, shooting behind-the-scenes of the making of a YouTube video for Original Bomb Pop's National Bomb Pop Day on June 25 this year, made for an outrageous two days of filming. [Day 2 on the Santa Monica Pier] Working with YouTube stars Monica Church and Shelby Church, we spent the day …

Editorial: Background Extras and Fame in Hollywood

20th Century Fox Studios

If you are a regular reader of this blog, first ... THANK YOU! There are not a lot of you ... yet. 😉 But, you have probably figured out by now that I'm a background extra in the newly released comedy "Ted 2". And I'll admit, I've been having fun saying hey, I'm on camera! …