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Abe Dolinger
Tue 21 Dec 2010Link

Hi all – I'm a documentary sound guy from New York and happy to have found this community! I have been lurking for a few months, and I've enjoyed reading about (and participating in) your challenges and victories. I've been lucky enough to do some work with Josh Weinstein, Nick Higgins, and Amy Berg. I'm always looking for a good subject and a new challenge for work, and I'm happy to give advice where it's needed (I know a lot of you work alone).

Happy Solstice y'all . . see you on the other side!


Jaggy Singh
Wed 22 Dec 2010Link

HEY!

HOPE EVERYONE IS WICKED, AND HOPE EVERYONE HAS AN AMAZING CHRISTMAS!

I JOINED UP IN SEARCH OF HELP FOR MY DISSERTATION I AM DOING, IN FILM PRODUCTION AND TECHNOLOGY

I AM DOING IT ON:
An evaluation of the technology incorporated into documentaries targeted for cinema release

IF ANYONE COULD HELP, THAT WOULD BE WICKED!! ITS MAINLY ON CAMERAS USED FOR DOCU'S AND WHY? THE SOUND AND LIGHTING...AND WHAT THE FUTURE HAS IN STORE FOR DOCUMENTARY FILM MAKERS..

APPRECIATE ANY HELP ANYBODY COULD GIVE ME..

HAVE A WICKED NEW YEAR!


Jaggy Singh
Wed 22 Dec 2010Link

In reply to Abe Dolinger's post on Tue 21 Dec 2010 :

HEY, HOW YOU DOING ABE?

BOY AM I GLAD I SAW YOUR INTRODUCTION!

YOU MIGHT OF READ MINE...AND I WAS WONDERING, BECAUSE YOUR SOMEONE WHO WORKS WITH SOUND AND YOU HAVE FIRST HAND EXPERIENCE, WOULD YOU BE ABLE TO HELP ME...

IT WOULD BE LIKE AN INTERVIEW SORT OF THING...IF YOU COULD HELP, PLEASE PLEASE GIVE ME A SHOUT, IT WOULD BE WICKED TO INTERVIEW SOMEONE WHO WORKS IN THE ACTUAL INDUSTRY RATHER THAN JUST RELY ON BOOKS. IF NOT THEN HEY, THANKS FOR TAKING THE TIME OUT AND READING THIS.

HOPE TO HEAR FROM YOU SOON
TAKE CARE ABE


Jaggy Singh
Wed 22 Dec 2010Link

In reply to Magela Crosignani's post on Thu 18 Nov 2010 :

hey, how you doing?

I noticed you were a cinematographer and you work on documentaries.

im currently doing a dissertation on the production technology used for cinema release documentaries, and i thought maybe you could help me with the camera technology used for documentaries.

i understand if you are busy and if you unable to help, and thats cool...but hey, it's a try right.

maybe I could interview you, ask you a couple of questions?

if you do have some time, that would be great, if not, i understand. hope you have an amazing Christmas and new year.

thank you


Jaggy Singh
Wed 22 Dec 2010Link

In reply to Jennifer Campbell's post on Sat 30 Oct 2010 :

hey, how you doing Jennifer?

it cant be colder than it is down here in the UK! The weather is crazy, but its wicked!...but hey...
I was looking through the pages, to see if there was anyone would could help me with a bit of work, and noticed you was kind of fresh out of uni.

im in the last year now, and have to write a dissertation. I know this is a long shot, but hey, what's the worse that could happen.

my dissertations on, the technologies used for cinema release documentaries, and I was wondering if you had covered any of the technology side in your course...

if you aren't to busy and you got a little time, it would be wicked if you could help. but if you cant, well hey, thanks for taking time out and reading this

have a wicked Christmas, and an amazing new year. :)


Jaggy Singh
Wed 22 Dec 2010Link

In reply to chithra jeyaram's post on Wed 4 Aug 2010 :

hey, how you doing?

I noticed you studied film production.

im studying film production and technology, now in my final year, im currently working on a dissertation on the production technology used for cinema release documentaries, and i thought maybe you could help me with the technology side of documentary film making. im not to sure if you studied the technology side but, its worth a try right.

i understand if you are busy and if you unable to help, and thats cool...

if you do have some time, that would be great, if not, i understand. hope you have an amazing Christmas and new year.

thank you


Doug Block
Wed 22 Dec 2010Link

Ok, Jaggy, good to see you calmed down and stopped shouting in ALL CAPS. Time to take your pleas for help to the Mentoring Room topic. This is just a place to introduce yourself, which you certainly have done enough of. And have a wicked Christmas, yourself.

Edited Wed 22 Dec 2010 by Doug Block

Jaggy Singh
Wed 22 Dec 2010Link

In reply to Doug Block's post on Wed 22 Dec 2010 :

Oops.

Sorry. And a happy New Year.


Vitor Souza Lima
Thu 23 Dec 2010Link

Hello everybody. I'm a brazilian filmmaker, this year I've showed in some brazilian festivals my first film, a short documentary called "Hands of October". This film proposes a new way of looking at Círio de Nazaré in the city of Belém, Brazil, using the perspective of the hands. A poetic, almost surreal approach. The characters are the hands of marchers, workmen, sculptors, and others. The voices are just their memories. The duality of hands, which simultaneously suggest materialness and spirituality, constructs one of the biggest faith marches in Brazil. If you're interesting, visit film's website (unfortunately not translated to the English yet): www.maosdeoutubro.com
Regards,
Vitor


Doug Block
Thu 23 Dec 2010Link

Welcome, Vitor. Good to have you here at The D-Word.


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