Video Projects

2011 – The Art of Dreaming

My McMaster University Communication and New Media M.A. Major Research Project. The short film stars Dave Disher and explores concepts of adaptation and alternative filmmaking. For additional information click here.

Shot on a Canon T3i, edited in Adobe After Effects CS5 and produced in Adobe Premiere Pro CS5.

 

 

2011 – Ask Diggs

YouTube comedy videos I have directed and produced starring my friend John who has strong opinions on topics that are asked through email and his Twitter account created specifically for this channel.

These shorts can be found as a playlist on my YouTube account.

Shot on a Canon T3i, edited in Adobe After Effects CS5 and produced in Adobe Premiere Pro CS5.

 

 

2010 – Extrasensory

Final thesis project for MMEDIA 4B03: Thesis Project. “Extrasensory” is a surrealist short film delving into my subconscious.

Shot on a Canon HV20

Edited with Adobe Premiere Pro CS3/Adobe After Effects CS3

 


2009 – Final Project for MMEDIA 4F03: Multimedia Productions.

“Loop” – Independent programming project using an Arduino micro-controller and MaxMSP.

Shot on a Canon HV20

Edited with Adobe Premiere Pro CS3

 

 

 

2009 – Filmed outside my house between 2008-2009

Mystery Cat is a feral cat that we feed and have given a home to.

He is now very friendly and comes into our house and cuddles up.

Shot on a Canon HV20
Edited with Adobe Premiere Pro CS3

 

 

2009 – Final Project for MMEDIA 4D03: Topics in Visualization.

“Fire of Birds” – Filmed in my neighbourhood.
Soundtrack by DM Stith.

Shot on a Canon HV20
Edited with Adobe Premiere Pro and Adobe After Effects CS3

 

 

2009 – Final Project for MMEDIA 3I03: Advanced Digital Video.

Responsible for storyline and main character.

Shot on a Canon HV20
Edited with Final Cut Pro and Soundtrack Pro

 

 


2009 – “Extinguished” Video for MMEDIA 3I03: Advanced Digital Video.

Film Leader done in whichever style suited us.

Shot on a Canon HV20
Edited using Windows Movie Maker

 

 

 

2007 – “Giametti” Theatrical Trailer – Final Project for MMEDIA 2A03 – Design Fundamentals.

Parody film trailer credited to accompany promotional website.

Edited using Final Cut Pro

 

 

 

 

2007 – “Giametti” Teaser Trailer for MMEDIA 2A03 – Design Fundamentals.

Responsible for concept and acting roles.

“Teaser Trailer” completed for project prototype.

Edited using Final Cut Pro

 

 

 

2007 – “Subjective Time” for MMEDIA 2B03 – Introduction to Digital Video.
First assignment meant to make students consider what the concept of “one minute” really meant.

Edited using Final Cut Pro