David Schonauer

Spotlight: Innovative Time Lapses and a Mind-Bending Animation Made from Google Earth Photos

By David Schonauer   Monday April 15, 2019

Drones as a tool for time-lapse motion art? Why not! In fact, drones may be the perfect tool to create a time-lapse tour of a city like Mexico City - home to 21 million and one of the largest metropolitan areas in the western hemisphere. Today we feature a four-minute hyperlapse exploration of Mexico City by aerial filmmaker Tarsicio Sanudo, shot with a DJI ...   Read the full Story >>

Spotlight: 2019 ICP Infinity Award Winners Profiles from MediaStorm

By David Schonauer   Wednesday April 10, 2019

Earlier this month the International Center of Photographer presented its prestigious Infinity Awards at a gala in Manhattan, with honors going to Rosalind Fox Solomon (Lifetime Achievement); Dawoud Bey (Art); Jess T. Dugan (Emerging Photographer); and Zadie Smith (Critical Writing and Research). Photographer Shahidul Alam, arrested last year by Bangladeshi officials, was also on hand for a special presentation. The MediaStorm production company again ...   Read the full Story >>

Spotlight: Snow, Family and the Joy of Dogsledding

By David Schonauer   Tuesday April 9, 2019

Blake and Jennifer Freking live in Finland. That's Finland, Minnesota. Their off-the-grid home, nestled in the woods on the north shore of Lake Superior, lies about 30 miles from the Canadian border. "This particular spot in Minnesota gets more snowfall than the rest of the state, by far," notes Blake. It's the perfect place for the Frekings, a musher family that cares for some ...   Read the full Story >>

How To: Shoot Event Video and Photos at the Same Time, Create Drone Wedding Videos, and more

By David Schonauer   Wednesday April 3, 2019

It pays to multitask. And when it comes to shooting video and still photos of an event, it all seems so easy nowadays, what with multipurpose digital cameras and all the other modern gear available. Alas, shooting video and photos at the same time can be complicated. But you'll find insights on how to do just that in today's roundup of motion art tutorials. ...   Read the full Story >>

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