Monthly Archives: "May 2011"

Director-Cameraman Carroll Ballard with his beloved 35mm Eclair CM3 on location in South Aftrica filming "Duma."

Carroll Ballard – Director-Cameraman

May 29, 2011 | 2 Comments

My greatest heroes in filmmaking and constant sources of inspiration are director-cameramen – directors who also serve as their own cinematographers or as one of their own camera operators. Among this group are Stanley Kubrick,...

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Russ Meyer’s Final Interview

May 22, 2011 | 1 Comments

RUSS MEYER was a dear friend for twenty years. This interview with Russ was taped n Friday evening, 11-20-1990. This is the last interview he gave before his health started to falter. I’ve posted this...

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Salton Sea on KCRA-TV

May 15, 2011 | 0 Comments

This is our vacation home movie. Most people put some videos together, post them on Youtube or burn DVDs and mail them to family. I write up a script, edit my videos and have them...

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It’s short notice but I am teaching an Introduction to Naked Filmmaking at Access Sacramento for my good friend Ron Cooper. Three nights, three hours each night. I will be discussing how to make dramatic...

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KWCH Burn Unit Training 1986 Vimeo from Mike Carroll on Vimeo. A story from the vault from my years at KWCH-TV in Wichita, Kansas, 1983-1989. Good years and a great place to live, I might...

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