“Cut ideas that suck. Destroy mediocrity.” Robert McKee has a way with words. Here's what has stuck with me, a year after taking his three-day Story seminar in New York City in spring 2016.
A new modular lighting solution for video productions of all sizes. Portable, durable, flexible: we're sold.
Recently a student at Brown University emailed us with some thoughtful questions about our road trip and how we got our start in video production and advertising. We shared our responses here in hopes they might be helpful to other young creatives or aspiring digital nomads.
Five new tools and routines we’re testing this spring as we emerge from the cold freeze of the NE winter and are looking to better organize, collaborate and increase efficiency.
Early in 2017 it struck us to rebrand as a creative content lab as it increasingly became clear that we are most potent when we’re enabled to experiment, create our own systems and simply make things.
A handful of statistics and key takeaways about the role digital videos play in 2017, and our approach to nimble filmmaking for brands and organizations of all sizes.
The reason video is such a powerful medium is because it is both a visual experience as well as a sonic one. Any good video editor knows that the choice of music is just as important as the footage itself in telling a story.
According to the VIA Survey, an "Appreciation of Beauty and Excellence" is one of our top three traits; this ongoing list is our attempt to actively improve this strength by seeking out and making note of extraordinary beauty that we encounter.
DELQA wins big at Cannes 2016. The project was an installation at New York City's New Museum that invited the audience to physically go inside the music of critically-acclaimed music producer and artist Matthew Dear using Microsoft Kinect technology.
A selection of publications featuring stories about our nomadic origins and recent projects.
Behind the scenes of the making of River Whyless's Life Crisis official music video. Filmed in the Black Mountains of North Carolina for their self-titled EP.
A whirlwind workshop at Skidmore College led by Simon Biswas: 13 participants. 3 days. 13 short documentaries or narratives.
A recap of our biggest successes and favorite work-related moments of 2016.
NORTH + NOMAD was forged during a year-long creative experiment in nomadic living.