'Earl Watson' is a short film about a struggling street musician inspired by and edited to the music of Chidomo, and is my submission to this year's Vimeo Awards Narrative Category!

This video was about 3 months in the works from when the idea sparked to upload, and wow....I had a really great time bringing this together. It was my first time working with a human character as a main subject, extras, and multiple cameramen, and though it was challenging and frustrating at times, it was extremely rewarding, I learned a BUNCH of stuff, and I am very happy with how it turned out.

I am all the way open to critiques, comments, etc. so please feel free to let me know what you think/feel!


Canon Rebel T2i/550D

EF-S 15-85mm f/3.5-5.6 IS USM
EF 70-300mm f/4-5.6 IS USM
EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS
EF-S 55-250mm f/4-5.6 IS

Music by Chidomo
"The Struggle"
"Feeling the Sun's Rays"
"A Day Called Life"

Special Thanks to Zawadi, Rose, and Ron for your time and $$ !!
And to Travis and Ethan for helping me get the goods on the Seattle Center shoot!

PS- We made $2.00 REAL WHOLE CASH DOLLARS at the Seattle Center shoot from people passing by!!!! Gettin' PAID!!!!

PPS- We also got asked where the liquor store was from a guy riding a Segway with Ferrari rims that matched his shoes....

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