Our Focus is creating practical blog content about Cinematography, Working as a Lighting Technician, Assistant Directing, Production Assisting, Acting and many other aspects of film making.
We are industry professionals using our experience and training to help you kick-start your career or to just get better at what you already do. We spend our days working on professional level film and television sets and wish to bring a level of practicality and real world experience to film blogs in general.
The creators of this site have direct experience and connections with:
- Working in the Grip & Lighting departments
- Assistant Directing, Production Managing, Co-Ordination & Production Assisting
- Writing, Producing, Directing & Acting
- Post & Audio
We wish to share our knowledge and create a community we can be proud of.
We also love a great deal and want to share our finds with our readers and make sure they are able to get the gear they want and need at an affordable cost.
About the Creators
Igor Alves (a.k.a. Iggy) has been working as a lighting technician and cinematographer in Toronto, Canada since early 2007. He has worked on productions of all types and sizes with some of the best Directors and Cinematographers Canada has to offer.
Courtney Hicks has been working in the independent film and television industry in Toronto, Canada since 2008. Currently Courtney is a production manager for an independent television company but has worked as everything from a production assistant to an assistant director.