Adventures in Film…and fake 8mm

Tweet Sorry about the backlog on blogs…coming up are which AF101/ GH2 lenses to buy blog, a review of the year (whoops!), results of Bloom Challenge 4 and many more… For all my career I have tried to emulate film with video with various degrees of success but I have never shot film. Well this […]

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One year on from “Venice’s People”

It’s Halloween again, am not in sunny LA this time but in currently pitch black but sunny and cold Calgary in Canada to do some DSLR workshops. Paul Reynolds reminding me that it’s a year since our big Venice Beach meet up. Which means it’s a year since I shot one of my favourite personal […]

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UPDATED WITH BTS VIDEO: New short “two nights in mallory square” shot using Pocket Jib, very special new Pocket Dolly and Canon DSLR

Behind The Scenes: Kessler Crane Key West Shoot from Cristina Valdivieso + Jon Connor on Vimeo. It’s taken me a while to finish this piece, a lot longer than usual, mainly down to my crazy schedule here in the states. I am currently in Lewiston, Idaho shooting a documentary on the 7D, 5Dmkii and 1Dmkiv. […]

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New short film “Sea”

I shot this over a couple of hours on a rotten windy day in San Francisco. It was filmed at Sutro Baths ruins. The opening shots of the frothy water are straight out of the camera with no colour correction, real black and white, the light flickering is all natural light. The “alien” cave shot […]

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