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Los Angeles based Nuke Artist

I was asked recently by a client what my day job was.  I can say first and foremost, I am a Los Angeles Nuke Artist.  Compositing has been my career since 2001.  Originally on After Effects, then in 2003 moving over to Flame.  I was a flame artist in NYC for the next 6 years, working […]

5 ways to fix Amazon Fresh

In response to the article Why you shouldn’t use Amazon Fresh  I thought I would offer some solutions for Amazon to get back lost customers. 1 Create a Reuse program with the delivery material. People are smart. They understand the re-use of foam containers particularly when it contains packaged goods. Wash them down and use […]

The lean startup in the wild.

If you haven’t read The Lean Startup by Eric Reis… do it now. This is the go to guide on how to start a web company. Its all about getting a product out before its complete and learning from how it preforms in the real world. Its also the one book nearly everyone in the […]

Making it.

Since college, I have always had this desire to make things. When I needed a prop at NYU, I spent $100 at home depot and a weekend with my father. When I moved to LA, I needed furniture, so I took a class and learned the craft. When I wanted pictures of that furniture, I […]

Body Reset Diet Review.

I’m currently engaged and my girlfriend fiancé and I decided to do a little diet before the wedding. She asked if we could do The Body Reset Diet: “. So for those who don’t know The Body Reset Diet: is a 3 week diet where you start out with 3 smoothies a day, and work […]

Lesson learned: Cooking Rails.

Lesson learned: Its easy to follow a recipe, but its hard to cook. What I mean by this, is that there are some great tutorials out there. I am following a fantastic one now. But when you go out alone, is when it can be really tricky. Tutorials are often recipes for some sort of […]

Ruby on Rails cheats

I’ve created a quick reference guide for all the rails stuff I am learning. This is really just an opportunity for me to reenforce the things I am learning, but I thought I would make it public. Feel free to contact me if I am doing something wrong here.. I’m all ears in hearing the […]

This is the dumbest thing I have ever done.

For those of you who don’t know… I’m unfortunately not making furniture anymore. I had to give it up, because I couldn’t do enough business to get by. So whats next? Well, I am working on an awesome project called Bibtagger. I’ve also decided to learn Ruby on rails and learn as I go. This […]

LA Marathon

I often think of the hobbies and activities I take on in regard to how they stimulate me. In design, I like the problem solving and the artistic qualities. I feel like its exercise for the mind. But, healthy body healthy mind is always a concern. Since moving to California in 2007 I’ve really loved […]

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