Archive for October, 2007

seeing in all directions at the same time

Posted by clare on October 23rd, 2007

Today marks a year since I got back to the States from Senegal. I’ve seen three close friends get married, driven across the country and up and down the West Coast, settled into California, found a job in video editing, and am making plans for the next few years (grad school!). I think this year […]

RTF street cred

Posted by clare on October 13th, 2007

It took an extra three years, but I’ve finally earned the right to call myself a film student—I’ve done an unauthorized video shoot in a laundromat. Parking garage ninjas can’t be far behind.

sad news from Senegal

Posted by clare on October 12th, 2007

I found out this week through RPCV email chains that Lamine Ndongo, Peace Corps Senegal’s Safety and Security Officer of four years, died in a car accident on Sunday. He was a great guy, genuinely concerned about all of the volunteers, and he died while out on the job. The RPCV organization Friends of Senegal […]

you're still here? well then.

Posted by clare on October 10th, 2007

Right, so: Went to Chicago to finish editing a video of the Adobe onAIR bus tour, a.k.a. Geeks On A Bus, which played at the end of the day 2 keynote at Adobe’s MAX conference. It was entertaining to see something I’d worked on on giant screens in front of thousands of people, even if […]