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DIY Light Rig

DIY Light Rig

Coming off of my (quick) but successful DIY ring light test a few months ago, I wanted to explore the use of hardware store bought lights even more. I have been throwing around an idea for a band shoot coming up, and I wanted to test the idea out with my cheapo lights. The final shoot will be shot entirely with strobes, but this experimentation gave me a good idea of what it might look like, and...

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First Strobist Test

First Strobist Test

I just want to preface this by saying that this shoot was entirely for fun, and to finally test out my new one light strobe setup. Up until now I have been shooting mostly with natural light. While natural light is great, and produces amazing photographs, it is limiting in certain situations. I had been wanting to get into using off camera strobes for some time, as I wanted to expand my skill set...

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Ring Light Test

Ring Light Test

I have recently been shooting some timelapse cut ins for The Mercury Cycle, and I have been using some standard florescent clip lights for key and fill. When I was at home depot I picked up an interesting looking small circular floreccent light. I figured it could work as a great soft light for my timelapses, in addition to the standard florcent bulbs I had. For a while now I have been itching to...

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Wise Eyes

Wise Eyes

Simple but powerful and effective. I snapped this shot in a spur of the moment shoot when I was out to lunch with my grandparents. I happen to have my camera with me and as we were walking out to leave and say our goodbyes, I noticed my grandfathers face was so photogenic, it just looked very raw and natural to me. He has such an interesting face, and as I was shooting he just gave me this very...

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The Official Mercury Cycle Poster

Here it is, simple and to the point, but effective. This will be our official poster for a while until we start traveling on our festival route. Please feel free to post this all over the place, spread the word! Here is the direct link to the image (right click to save file) http://bit.ly/TMCPOSTER ** If you want to full size 36″ poster file for printing out in full size just...

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A new production company has formed

I am proud to say that I have just officially started a joint venture production company with my good friend and fellow producer Vincent Grippi. Cinaptic Productions, LLC is now officially registered with the state of NJ. The Mercury Cycle will soon have an official home with our company! The future is extremely promising. Stay tuned

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