Posted in April 2011

May movie magic

May movie magic

Spring so far has been a bit of a movie drought. Besides seeing a couple of action flicks (Battle L.A., Source Code) with my Dad to satisfy our shared guilty-pleasure, the pickings have been somewhat slim. But with May just around the corner, things are looking up. Perhaps my Scene card will finally get some … Continue reading

Last day at the Post

Last day at the Post

It’s been a four-week whirlwind filled with everything between arts & life, from Caitlin Cronenberg’s photography exhibit to Justin Bieber’s right shoe. Dozens of bylines on film, fashion, books, travel, art, theatre, television and pop culture now dominate my portfolio. I feel so lucky to have had these opportunities. I never would have had the … Continue reading

The dog days of summer

Now, upon first glance, it might look like this dog is eying that tasty, refreshing draught beer, which was poured from one of Steamwhistle’s kegs mere minutes ago. But he’s actually more interested in watching the game of beer pong at the table. And chasing stray ping pong balls and eating them. Hey, he’s a … Continue reading

The lion sleeps..all day…

I used my simple point-and-shoot Sony Cybershot to take this photo while on vacation in Los Cabos, Mexico. There was a baby lion exhibit on the Cabo San Lucas pier, where guys were letting people hold the cubs for something like $20. Now, as exploitative as that might be, you have to admit that it’s … Continue reading

Bacon Wrapped Filet Mignon

Taken at home on New Year’s Eve. There’s something so satisfying about the look of raw beef and bacon (well, maybe not to everyone). Equally satisfying is the thick butcher paper that those bad boys came home wrapped up in.

Bösendorfer

My good friend, Daniel Felsky, is an extraordinary self-taught piano player (among many other instruments). This photo was taken at a New Year’s Eve party, pre-“Auld Lange Syne.” I wanted to capture the crisp reflection of a pair of very talented hands.

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04.26.11 Serena Williams serves up some rhymes Lindsay Lohan sees dead people Olivia Munn may make headlines with Aaron Sorkin-penned TV series 04.25.11 Emmylou Harris pays tribute to Kate McGarrigle Will Jim Carrey be the new boss at The Office? 04.20.11 Former Dragons’ Den host W. Brett Wilson will helm Risky Business 04.19.11 Devo, Descendents added to NXNE roster Joseph Gordon-Levitt and … Continue reading

Film & Music Reviews

Click on the title to access the .pdf or online version. Unknown No Strings Attached Blue Valentine The Fighter, The King’s Speech, 127 Hours Girl Talk – All Day Jason Mraz – Life is Good Shutter Island Youth in Revolt Down With Webster at the Toothy Moose Avatar Where the Wild Things Are (Soundtrack) Girl … Continue reading