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August 22, 2006

People in Public

Michael Blowhard writes:

Dear Blowhards --

I'm having occasional fun messing around with Apple's mom-and-pop video-editing software iMovie. My latest creation, currently moving up the charts at YouTube:

My previous effort can be watched here.



posted by Michael at August 22, 2006


Oh! So you're a Blowhards production company now are you?

Nice video. It's not often you see something that captures your attention for 90 seconds that's not titilating or bizarre, just restful. The soundtrack was a nice pick.



Posted by: The Holzbachian on August 22, 2006 8:11 AM

So, Michael. When you headed to Hollywood?

Posted by: Charlton Griffin on August 22, 2006 8:42 AM

Photographing people in public is like doing improv. You have to psych up and get yourself in the mood. It can be difficult. At least that's my experience.

The closer and more in-your-face you get, the better the results will be.

Posted by: Jonathan on August 22, 2006 8:49 AM

That's great. :-)

I've been sitting out on my balcony with a digital camera and I understand what you're going through.

Posted by: JewishAtheist on August 22, 2006 9:42 AM

Loved those! I really liked the Walking by Streetfronts video; it was like walking down the street with you, having you narrate your occasional thoughts. Chicago is mostly traditional architecture, which may be why people are always commenting that it's a beautiful city.

Posted by: Vanessa Del Blowhard on August 22, 2006 9:50 AM

Ha! Fantastic! You beat me to YouTube!

Now, my dear, you've got some 'splaining to do--I know that vid was captured in my adoptive state...

Posted by: communicatrix on August 22, 2006 2:10 PM

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