Wedding Highlight Films: Rachel & Julian and Megan & Jake

I’m excited to share highlights from two recent wedding films I edited for clients of my videography business, Forever Lucky Films. The first was Rachel and Julian’s wedding at the beautiful Crofter’s Green venue in East Montgomery. For their highlight film, I chose the song “All of My Days” by Alexi Murdoch to complement the…

A Sad Tale of a Wild Bunny

We have had a frequent wild bunny visitor all summer long on our property, triggering many a Ring notification. This little guy has hopped around our yard, nibbling on grass, enjoying our banana pepper plants and bringing a smile to our faces. Sadly, this past Saturday night his story took a tragic turn. I arrived…

Personal Update: Query Letters for A Little Too Dark

This week I’ve been working on writing query letters to send to literary agents for my novel A Little Too Dark. Writing effective query letters is an art form – you need to hook the agent within the first few sentences, provide an intriguing summary of your book without giving away all the details, and…

The Portrait Revolution: A Wedding Videographer’s Perspective on the Shift from Landscape to Vertical Video

As a wedding videographer with thousands of edited videos in landscape orientation, I’ve witnessed firsthand the monumental impact of social media’s shift to portrait-oriented video. Over the past few years, platforms like TikTok, Instagram Reels, and YouTube Shorts have catalyzed a significant change in how we create and consume video content. This portrait revolution has…