Mini Puft Surprise

Mini Puft Surprise

Ghostbusters Afterlife opens this week. For many this is a moment of excitement and anticipation after the 2016 attempt at rebooting the franchise left many fans feeling like they were shat on by Stay Puft Marshmallow man. And not in a good way.   Collectibles...

Outatime 80’s Retroshop

Outatime 80’s Retroshop

Downtown Upland is home to a quaint little toyshop and arcade by the name of Outatime 80's Retroshop, coined after the hit 80’s movie Back to the Future, and the license plate featured on the hero vehicle--the Delorean. I stumbled upon Outatime 80's Retroshop in early...

Motley Crue: Decade of Decadence Video Collection

Motley Crue: Decade of Decadence Video Collection

“Plug me inI'm alive tonightOut on the streets againTurn me onI'm too hot to stopSomething you'll never forget”-Mötley Crüe   In the beginning Those lyrics, written by bassist Nikki Sixx and sung with ferocious aplomb by Vince Neil, were an opening call to arms, a...

5 Tips for Shooting Videos on Cellphones

5 Tips for Shooting Videos on Cellphones

These days, you really can produce high-quality videos and social media content with your cell phone, that can quickly lead to either profit or opportunities. These 5 tips for shooting videos on cellphones will help if you: Want to start your own YouTube channel Have...

My Own Skateboard Gang

My Own Skateboard Gang

You Can’t Beat ’Em, So You Might As Well Join ’Em (I Did) In 1987, an eight-year-old Jason Ho was utterly entranced by a fresh phenomenon: the Skateboard Gang. Designed by Mattel, the Skateboard Gang play set featured a bad-ass collective of posable action figures...

Shooting a Music Video on Location

Shooting a Music Video on Location

Shooting a Music Video on Location I recommend any new filmmaker looking to build your skill set and portfolio, to film a music video. They are a great way to experiment with a handful of elements of filmmaking even with small or non-existent budgets, some of which...

Sexy Bikini Beach Video

Sexy Bikini Beach Video

Shooting sexy swimsuits on the beach I went on a sexy bikini beach adventure for this Instagram vibe video I shot for Stellar Dust Resort Wear. Inspired by 80’s Playboy magazines and swimsuit calendars, I indulged in an established aesthetic that any red-blooded man...

Dancing for Cash with Garrett Gooch

Dancing for Cash with Garrett Gooch

I teamed up with Los Angeles based dancer, Garret Gooch, for a street dance video about a guy in need of a new pair of shoes, so hustles his way for the cash.Garret and I first joined forces for a Vape commercial during the fall of 2019. I discovered he was a dancer...

The Tools Inside My Camera Bag

The Tools Inside My Camera Bag

As a freelance filmmaker, I'm continuously on the go and need a good bag to carry my gear. I'm out on locations, usually on my own without any assistants, so I need a bag I can haul my tools in, but doesn't get in the way. Most importantly, you need a bag that will...

How I Cast Actors

How I Cast Actors

I'm a commercial director and part of my job is to select the best actor for the role in the commercial I'm directing. I've seen thousands of auditions and many, many talented actors. With so many good options, it makes it a challenge to select just once person. So...

One simple way to get new clients

One simple way to get new clients

A really simple way to get new clients is to create a short video for a business and present it to them.   I'm going to show you how I did it with this video for taco's on Taco Tuesday.   Let's talk about tacos first.   I'm a big fan of tacos.  My favorite are HARD...