Mini Doc: Separation & Social Media

Mini Doc: Separation & Social Media

Posted by on Apr 20, 2013 in Blog, Video | No Comments

My objective was to create a 2-minute mini documentary/journalistic video over the topic “Digital Culture & New Media,” with a series of photos and audio narration. I focused on a father / daughter separation, and the use of social media to shorten the distance between. This is one of the projects that instigated the narrowing of my focus […]

A Surprise for Her Dad

A Surprise for Her Dad

Posted by on Apr 16, 2013 in Blog, Special Moments, Travel, Video, Visiting | One Comment

It’s very rare (and very hard) for me to keep secrets from my husband. When a secret is tied into a surprise, it’s even tougher! Littles’ Mom and I are the calendar planning schedule makers. We work out all the details on her visits sometimes half a year in advance, since we both pretty much […]

Easter via iChat

Easter via iChat

Posted by on Apr 9, 2013 in Blog, Long-Distance, Special Moments, Video | No Comments

This Easter was so incredibly busy. Between The Mr.’s schedule and my work load, seeing each other was few and far between. When we were asked if we wanted to spend Easter weekend with Littles, we were crushed that our schedules had finally taken over. Usually we jump at the chance for any extra time, […]

A Day at the Museum

A Day at the Museum

Jackson Pollock’s Portrait of a Dream (1953) This is her favorite painting. I make sure to take her and see it at least twice a year, so that it stays fresh in her mind, and she undoubtedly learns more about it. I asked her once, “What do you think Pollock is trying to tell us? What do […]

Little Foot: A mini movie

Little Foot: A mini movie

Posted by on Feb 25, 2013 in Activity, Blog, Video | No Comments

The idea came to us one day while we were playing outside in the backyard with her stash of dinosaurs. I ran in and grabbed my camera, then started filming. We laughed back and forth at the many ways a little human would morph into one of her favorite prehistoric creatures, and ended the day with […]