Category: America

How to film and photograph in dangerous locations.

Getting the shot, without getting shot! An Audio-Visual Exploration I get a perverse joy out of filming in places I’ve been told are dangerous. It’s like capturing the unseen, the dark underbelly of humanity. Below are three videos which capture some of the unique places I have had the opportunity to film. In two of […]

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San Francisco – Fave Four Things to do

San Francisco local Danna takes me on a tour of her city. She shows me her favourite four things to visit. We take in the cafe culture, scenic views, spirituality, art and man made wonders. Places visited : International cafe Treasure Island Grace Cathedral San Francisco Art Institute Golden Gateway Bridge

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Homeless in the USA – Tenderloin, San Francisco

An audio-visual exploration of the Tenderloin district of San Francisco One interesting effect of tourism is that to make a place look ‘picture perfect’, you have to hide it’s problems! You have to have a place where you can contain all the homeless, substance users, parolees and mentally ill! The Tenderloin district of San Francisco […]

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Los Angeles Entertainment Industry – City of Dreams

Los Angeles is the world’s entertainment capital. Local filmmaker Anton Seim talks about the city of dreams.

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Santa Monica Beach with the Adventure Goddess

Mark the Overlander visits Santa Monica Beach where he meets up with local, Laura the Adventure Goddess. Laura takes Mark on a bicycle tour, showing him her favourite parts of Santa Monica. We ride along the beach and visit the Annenberg Community Beach House, Santa Monica Pier where Route 66 ends and the original ‘Muscle […]

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Travel and the Net – Is this the best time ever to travel!

Long ago I learnt the joys of staying with local people when I travel. Locals know the best places to eat, the best things to do and provide real insight into any countries visited. In the past I have used websites like couchsurfing to find locals willing to host travellers. I think back to when […]

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The Next Adventure – Los Angeles – Story on Online Video Industry

I’m next heading to Los Angeles where I will then travel down through central America, sail the Caribbean and boogie down to South America. While in America I wish to do a short documentary about the ever evolving online video landscape. I hope to interview some of the top youtubers in L.A., visit a youtube […]

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