Tag: Center for Creative Media

Film

The Importance of Rogue One In The Star Wars Universe

In just a couple weeks, we will be graced once more with yet another Star Wars in our movie theatres. Set before A New Hope, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story is about a group of rebels sent out to ...
Thoughts

3 Reasons Why You Should Be Positive On Set

I remember my first times being on set — I was so excited and eager to work. No task was too big or too small because I was just glad to be a part of the production process. Now I’m ...
Thoughts

3 Reasons Why It’s a Good Time to be a ...

Just over a decade ago, the word ‘nerd’ meant nothing more than an insult designed to belittle those with high intelligence and a love of things deemed uncool. Now, however, it’s a badge many wear proudly as well as a ...
Film

“I Am Your Father”- An In-Depth Look at One of ...

To some, it might seem easy to create an effective antagonist in a story. Make him psychotic, dress her in black, give him a maniacal laugh, have her kill dozens of people and try to enslave the human race. Granted, ...
Thoughts

The Art of Time Management

It didn’t take long for me to be put on real client projects during my apprenticeship and the Center For Creative Media. And with that, I soon realized how easy it was to get overwhelmed with the many things that ...
Film

A Second Look at Avengers: Age of Ultron

Back in May, a humble little film called “Age of Ultron” came and went. Most everyone saw it, liked it, and promptly forgot about it. This should not have happened. In fact, I still don’t really know why it happened. ...
Thoughts

Theatre vs Film: What’s the Difference?

People love a good story — regardless of how it’s told. As long as the plot is understood, the dialogue is well written, and the characters are relatable, most of the audience walks away satisfied. There are many ways to ...
Film

Top Moments of the FINAL ‘The Force Awakens’ Trailer

After a long time of waiting, fans finally got their closest glimpse of Star Wars: The Force Awakens yet with the final trailer during Monday Night Football on ESPN. I was ecstatic all day long, eager to see it, and it did ...
Writing

Implementing Setting into your Story

When writing, there are some essential story elements you need to take into consideration, and setting is one of those aspects. In fact, I believe that the setting of a story is almost as important as the characters. The locations ...
Cinematography

The Science of Soft Lighting

Creating a beautiful soft light can enhance your glamour shots, your interior day scenes, and the actors will forever love you for making them look great. There can be a lot of questions and misconceptions regarding soft light. For the ...