November 2014

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The Lightning LS-218

About a week ago, up on the second floor of the Autodesk headquarters here in San Francisco, we witnessed a new benchmark in the electric vehicle industry. The LS-218, Lightning Motorcycles‘ record breaking, all-electric road bike is now available to the public, and the very first customers were present to receive the keys to their exciting new machine; a veritable rocket on wheels.

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Outerwear 2014

Last winter, our production team had the opportunity to shoot assets as part of a cutting edge website for Dick’s Sporting Goods’ Outerwear collection in the brisk and beautiful environment of Whistler, British Columbia, Canada. Setting up our camera equipment on the snowy slopes of Whistler, we were able to look out over the valley down to the lake below where little bits of green could still be seen despite the dancing snow flurries propelled by icy gusts of wind. 

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Where Eagles Dare

“To us in America, the reflections of Armistice Day will be filled with solemn pride in the heroism of those who died in the country’s service and with gratitude for the victory, both because of the thing from which it has freed us and because of the opportunity it has given America to show her sympathy with peace and justice in the councils of the nations…” – Woodrow Wilson

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Respect The Dead

Thousands of years ago, long before Cristoforo Colombo sailed across the Atlantic or the Spanish conquered the Aztec Empire, the great metropolitan expanse of Tenochtitlan-Tlatelolco, now known as Mexico City, was already established as one of the largest populated cities in the world.  At that time, the city was home to more than 40 different paper mills that manufactured the parchment from the inner bark of the Amacuahuitl, a species of fig tree native to the area.  Paper was of great value in prehispanic Mesoamerica, not only used for books and manuscripts, but also played an important role in various religious rituals of Aztec culture.  

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