Category Archives: Family Films

2013 – A year of filming inspiration from Philip Bloom to Indy Mogul

I started the year wondering what to film and how to film it. Inspiration was found on the web by the way of Philip Bloom and Indy Mogul. Philip Bloom an experienced British film maker with “how to” and “what … Continue reading

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May mayhem of short films and it is not over yet……..

A busy April filming has led to a busy May! 9 short films edited and uploaded to YouTube with 3 films in the editing process plus a family holiday to come. It has got to be my most varied month … Continue reading

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A busy 2 months of filming and editing

From a quiet start to 2013 of only one short film of a trip to Twickenham saw a busy March and April which has led to 11 films of varying lengths and topics, some uploaded to YouTube: Edinburgh – a … Continue reading

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A merry bag of montages – Australia family holiday short films (better than the directors cut)

4 weeks spent in Australia during Britain’s Summer school holidays 2012 resulted in 6 hours of video footage and 2,000 photos (3 hours compiled with music) of our time in Sydney, Melbourne and Port Douglas. Edited using Sony Vegas, burnt … Continue reading

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Australia holiday montage – the time of our life!

Over 7 hours of video footage of a once in a life time holiday to Australia (Sydney, Melbourne and Port Douglas) during August 2012 has finally be edited to create 3 films of 5 hours. The 3 films spread 5 … Continue reading

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2012 a year in the making

2012 was the year I decided to take my humble family home videos and see how far I could push it. I started a blog, planned to make some films of Bicester, continued to film Stagecoach, made a number of … Continue reading

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Wendover Woods – an autumn walk

A wonderful UK sunny autumn Sunday took the family Robertson out for a walk in the woods. Wendover Woods just outside Aylesbury is one of the best woods in the area. I took my trusted Canon 550D and 20mm lens … Continue reading

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