Category Archives: Filmmaking

My Alternate Reality

A wonderful day in our alternate reality – we make corporate and documentary films in everyday life (quite separate from Rough Linen), and today were at Berry Mills in Cazadero, CA filming the selection of a 45′ log to create the … Continue reading

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Life on the Ocean Wave

A most nautical weekend:  Saturday shooting Digglers on fabulous Angel Island (the jingle was inside my head all morning) Then an amazing seven course dinner with friends in San Francisco, culminating in petrale sole en papillote (Stefan was thrilled that … Continue reading

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I have been Missing in a LOT of Action this past week, filming near Bakersfield and having a whale of a time. Hard work but interesting, climbing industrial towers in hard hat and protective glasses (couldn’t see a thing) carrying … Continue reading

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When a Day is Magic

Why do the stars align so beautifully some days? Today was one of them. We needed to shoot an additional sequence for the Angel Island commercial. Islands have a special magic anyway, and the ride over made me love living … Continue reading

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It is so easy to forget to expect surprises, and changes, and differences. Today was filled with them! We drove to Tomales to film: “50 “Fit Kids” from Martin Luther King Technology Academy in Sacramento spent today at a family … Continue reading

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Cat’s Cradle

This morning we filmed Tricia George and Agnes painting the sign for Cat’s Cradle: Jan the owner is a friend of Tricia’s, and Cat’s Cradle is where Suscipe has her spa days. Jan gave me a sneak peek at the … Continue reading

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