I’ve taken a big interest on Classic movies. And by classics, I mean before the 70’s or B.S –Before Star Wars.
It took a while to appreciate. Can’t lie, I was bit reluctant at first. Then I convinced my that as a visual storyteller I have a duty to learn about the movie industry. I did fall asleep a lot during Film History class, so there’s tons of catching up to do. But it’s amazing what you can find when dig in to this one hundred year old art form.
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A couple of months back, I began implementing a to-do list. After many trials and errors, I concluded to this: There’s no system better than the system you create for yourself. And you’ll be surprised to find out how simple, how caveman, that system can be.
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As I venture off on my own and consolidate everything I do under one umbrella – my personal brand- people quickly jump the gun and think this is an ego thing. While it’s quite the contrary, it’s an authenticity thing.
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If there’s any thing I’ll like to revisit and study again, it will be writing thriller stories. About two years, I did my fair share of research on the genre, only to find out what I needed to do was hone my craft as a storyteller first.
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This sounds familiar. That’s because a while back I did give up on the vlog. It was very informal. I regret not giving a proper goodbye. It was one of those videos I put together quickly just to get it out of the way. Actually, a couple videos before “the last vlog” where kind of like that too. That’s when I noticed my passion for this was dying out. I stopped caring and it became more of a burden than fun.
Honestly, I realized that this is a lot of hard work.
Don’t get me wrong. Video blogging is fun. It’s personal, challenging, and probably the most organic way to reach an audience. This benefited me. People started to take me serious for my craft. They praised my bravado. Some, at a very small scale of course, wanted to replicate it and try it for themselves. I was blown away by that. The people wanted more. But I just wasn’t giving it to them because I started second-guessing it. Did I really want to do this?
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