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Sometimes I like to noodle around on instruments while I’m thinking. It used to be a Takamine 12 string acoustic guitar with only 6 strings on it, but last month I let myself be decadent and bought an old Rickenbacker 4001. In my book, those are the best bass guitars…

Gotta Catch ’em All!

For the longest while, Ashley and I have been talking about Pokémon and how it was so nostalgic back in the good ‘ol days. I vaguely remember having a first generation Charizard card stashed somewhere in my parents’ shed back in Sydney. It was 5:05pm. Ashley was egging me to…

First Assistant Camera

Ken was my First Assistant Cameraman for a little over 10 years. He was 79 when I met him, and he was still freelancing on shoots whenever he could. Still lugging camera gear around. Still chasing after girls on set. Still being generally awesome.


I just really want to write about cats. Cats are super rad and they are cooler than your mom on a winter’s day. One has to ask though, why do cat people get such a bad rap? I don’t have any compelling arguments to change your preconceived notions about cats,…

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