Latest work

Deej (feature documentary)

I did additional cinematography for this documentary about an autism self-advocate, and helped outfit him with a GoPro rig to capture video from his point of view. My shots (at the subject’s home in Oberlin, Ohio) open both the film and the trailer. Br …

Video for Rooy Media

Blog posts

In praise of business travel

16 November 2017


Yes. Yes, it is.

Travel ennobles, emboldens, and improves. Business travel is expensive, exhausting — and often irreplaceable. Yes, virtual reality is getting better, …

Twitter, 140 characters, and effective writing

15 November 2017


Twitter’s 140-character limit puts the burden of clarity on the writer, where it belongs. Why is Twitter so influential among …

The #1 trick to make your writing more effective

18 June 2017


Use fewer words. Tom Geller is the author/presenter of the Lynda.com video course “Writing Articles”, among others. He also makes …

Documentary “Almost a Brain” to explore how computers are nearing human thought

16 May 2017


Artificial intelligence and supercomputers provide the power. What happens next? ROTTERDAM, THE NETHERLANDS, May 12, 2017 — 100 billion neurons. …

Why “killer robots” don’t worry me

16 May 2017


"Atlas", a robot developed for the United States Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency

And why they won’t be featured in “Almost a Brain” Last Friday I announced my upcoming documentary about computers that …