The Hourlong Joke

About: This project was a special treat for me. I was tasked with creating a video promo and print poster for the ever-delightful Jay Weingarten and Matthew Goldin (formerly known as Those Weird Guys now known as Those Timeless Creatives) for their performance “The Hour Long Joke“ at the Good Good Comedy Theatre. The duo were supporting Edy Modica, Brian Fiddyment, and the incomparable Vic Berger (via video) for this Philadelphia spectacular. Keep up with musings and mischief of Jay and Matthew here at their podcast Up Close & Personal. Production Notes: Some of the key visual prompts for this

Nature Records Itself

About: In this series I explore ways to create more immersive and meditative representations of the projected nature image. Custom recording rigs and machines were crafted to interact with the Canaveral National Seashore settings. Footage was then taken to a gallery setting and rear projected on to 38? x 67? handcrafted rear-projection canvases. Production Notes: A dazzling and dizzying interpretation I created in 1999 of the HBO Promo format for the 1998 HBO Television special John Leguizamo’s “Freak”. I imagined having the task of being an AVID editor from yesteryear interpreting Leguizamo’s manic energy as visual language.

Canaveral NPS Viewing Rigs

About: Originally a stage play, this filmed adaptation shows John elucidating his coming up as a youth in Queens, New York. Comic influences ranging from the physicality of the rubber-boned, Robin Williams to the acerbic wit of the late great Richard Pryor are evident in this high energy 60 minute special. Production Notes: A dazzling and dizzying interpretation I created in 1999 of the HBO Promo format for the 1998 HBO Television special John Leguizamo’s “Freak”. I imagined having the task of being an AVID editor from yesteryear interpreting Leguizamo’s manic energy as visual language.