Wasteland to Wonderland

Wasteland to Wonderland

After a long time in the industry, sometimes it’s easy to just sit around and expect your time is coming. That concept destroys the reality of your dreams, turning them into a wasteland. Time doesn’t dictate when you will achieve success, only hard work and constant growth can help those dreams become reality

Pokémon: The Resurgence - Curtain Call

Pokémon: The Resurgence - Curtain Call

The Resurgence is finally complete. ready for the whole world to see. I look back over the journey, the lessons that have stood out and also where to next in this crazy world of film making

Show Business or No Business?

Show Business or No Business?

As a creative, it is easy to get caught up in the craft. So much so that the business side of your art is often neglected. This can lead to a lot of missed opportunities. You are a business and you need to treat yourself like one. Ask yourself the hard question, would someone buy you?

The Dusty Shelf

The Dusty Shelf

Goodbye 2017, Hello 2018. Once again a fresh start awaits, with endless possibilities ahead. The new year brings newfound hope that this year will be different from the last. Resolutions are set and it's time to rock. But what happened to last years resolutions? Did they become trophies of accomplishment, or shelved and forgotten about? 

Free Falling

Free Falling

How often have you made an excuse to not do something you wanted which could aid your career? These excuses are fear, a fear of the unknown and it is holding you back. It is time to push past that fear. Jump and you will realise that there is nothing to be afraid of. You may also discover a world where anything is possible.

Jail Break

Jail Break

Sometimes our creativity can be confined by a prison of perfection. Are you spending too much time trying to perfect an art that can't be perfected? If your performance is about getting everything right there could be a chance that you are getting it all wrong. Limiting your choices by getting hung up on the techniques needed to be a great actor.

Spring Cleaning

Spring Cleaning

Spring is here, which sends a lot of people into cleaning mode. Clearing the clutter from their lives, but what if we were to take this concept and bring it to our addictions with social media? Could we improve productivity and over all happiness?

Stairway to Heaven

Stairway to Heaven

We are all trying to climb our way to the top. However, most of us are just following everyone else. It's hard to be noticed if we are just part of the masses. In this day and age, we have the world at our finger tips. This gives us the ability to take a different path to everyone else. It's time to find another way to the top. What will work for you?

Tall Poppies

Tall Poppies

We spend a lot of time bringing down people around us who are successful. What would happen if we embraced those people and supported them more? Maybe good fortune would come to us in return for the support you gave to those on the brink of success.

Circus Act

Circus Act

It's a luxury to get paid to act, so we need to look towards other income streams to keep our life afloat. But what happens if those income streams don't help with our overall happiness? This can that take its toll on our creative minds. This month we look at strategies to help you transition out of those soul destroying jobs into jobs that still provide an income but also inspire you at the same time, all while we work towards that big break. 

Pokemon: The Resurgence - Post Production Update

Pokemon: The Resurgence - Post Production Update

We are in the home stretch now, post production has been a long and tedious process but we are getting very close to a complete project. So what have I learnt? I thought I would give some insight into process behind editing my first film.

The Creative Tightrope

The Creative Tightrope

Balancing your creative life while keeping every other aspect in your life afloat, including a solid income may feel like you are constantly on a tightrope. Keeping balance is key.  We will look at some strategies to stop us feeling frustrated and helpless.

Picking for Perfection

Picking for Perfection

We spend so much time seeking this imperfect word called perfection. Yet all we are doing is sitting safely in our comfort zone. Taking a chance might mean embarrassment and admitting you actually failed, however the act of failure will ultimately be your biggest success as you learn and grow in ways you never would if you were sitting back picking for perfection.

Feeding the Beast

Feeding the Beast

Satisfying the hunger of your passions is half the battle.  It is important to understand how to give it the right foods for a long and fruitful career . Otherwise you will starve to death and become another one of the majority, who used to chase their dreams before they gave up and settled on a more financially stable career.

New Year - New You

New Year - New You

It's that time of year again, where we look back on the year that was, and look towards the year that will be. So we better get ready the new year is going to be our year. But why are we waiting for January the 1st to get our lives back on track? 

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays everyone. Thanks for the support through out the year.  This is a quick little update on why the blogs haven't been coming out, how far we are away from the release of 'The Resurgence' and what is planned for next year. 

Smoke and Mirrors

Smoke and Mirrors

With Social Media taking over our lives, have we lost sight of what is most important as we chase this popularity game? Are we forgetting the craft while we crave the likes? When does talent overrule popularity?