2008

Kasha and Katie Scott

Favorite People – Charlie Rose and Lawrence Lessig

Wondeful interview by Charlie Rose with Larry Lessig about Larry’s new book, Remix – Making Art and Commerce Thrive in the Hybrid Economy. From Obama in Chicago to upgrading Congress, they cover quite the spectrum of intellectual property rights plus discuss what it will take to free Congress from dependencies on money.

Ye Old Punch Cards

Punch Cards, Digital Resolution and Angels Among Us

This video shows how 750 birds plus fixins flew out the doors of a Connecticut Parish during Thanksgiving 2007 as part of community outreach, yet this post starts with some background on computer media resolutions – e.g., from punch cards in the 1970s to today’s digital consumer cameras – and covers the importance in getting highest resolution possible from the get go.

Song for VanDyke Featured On Puppy Raising Video

Seven minute video produced by Guiding Eyes for the Blind that show and tells what is involved in raising guide dog pups and the statisfaction one feels when they go on to succeed as living partners for visually impaired people – as heard in the ending song in this video by Katie Scott, Song for VanDyke.

Amazing Grace and the Black Keys

A must see video for every music lover, lover of humanity, and lover of God’s gifts, in this video Wintley Phipps tells the story behind the song Amazing Grace and ends with soul winning applause.

Music Industry and Recording with Elliott Scheiner

Legendary audio recording engineer Elliott Scheiner (Beck, The Eagles, Steely Dan, Van Morrison, Fleetwood Mac, Natalie Cole, Bruce Hornsby, plus others) spoke at East Coast Music Mall (Danbury, Connecticut) about his rock record producing experience and take on the music industry today.

Water Damage Sniffed Out

Hundred year-old Cathederal faces modern water damage issue from old-iron interior wall pipes and in this video, Saint Patrick Bridgeport Pastor Father Chip recounts the story of how they tracked down the leaks – plus offers a wonderful history of how this grand building came into being.

Made in Connecticut

The video clip below is a project I participated with in early January 2008. I did the filming for the opening company (RAM) and the last company (RealTraps) but did not do the other companies inbetween (e.g., Painting, Fiberglass) but my camera was used for all the shooting. Ethan Winer did the editing, music, narration, […]

Chuck Scott Featured in Ridgefield Press Arts and Leisure Article Jan2008

Arts and Leisure Feature in Ridgefield Press

Guess who was featured in the January 17th Arts and Leisure Section – yours truly 🙂 Sorry no time to create text version but I did create this jpg version that you can read here. As an fyi, I thought Fran Sikorski did an awesome job in looping the Dec 11th CoolTea Songwriting event, Frankie […]