Just a Little Therapy

Just a collection of clips, some from my own files, some from stock footage to get my hand back into editing. A severe motorcycle accident more than three months ago left me in intensive care and facing a year of therapy and rehab. Just now getting back in front of an editing console for short times to rediscover my abilities and skills.

Black or White

After Jack, a trio from Ferrum, Virginia, offers a cover of Michael Jackson’s “Black or White,” accompanied by photos and archival footage of the civil rights struggle in America. Photos by the author and from stock services. Footage of Selma-to-Montgomery civil rights march from The National Archives. All external imagery used with permission. Footage of After Jack shot at the Country Store in Floyd, Virginia, on October 18, 2012.

Autumn Minute

A 60-second ode to fall set mostly in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Southwestern Virginia. Includes stock footage and music from Videoblocks. Local footage shot with a variety of cameras, including Canon 5D MKII and 7D, Panasonic HMC-80, Sony Z1U, GoPro Hero and a Sony 560V.

Goodbye Summertime

An ode to the last day of summer, produced for a local news site for Friday, September 21, 2012: The last full day of summer. Sot with a variety of still and video cameras, including Canon 5D, MKII and 7D, Panasonic AG-HMC80, Sony 560V, GoPro Hero and Sony Z1U. Music: The late Eddie Cochran’s “Summertime Blues,” covered by Sandy Nelson and his band.