FilipFotography Blog Posts

  • Vivas to those who have fail'd!
    on Mar 19, 2013 in People Quotes Nature
    With music strong I come—with my cornets and my drums, I play not marches for accepted victors only—I play great marches for conquer’d and slain persons.Have you heard that it was good to gain the day?I also say it is good to fall—battles are...
  • Snow and Ice - A North Carolina Timelapse
    on Mar 13, 2013 in Nature Timelapses
    Another quick North Carolina Timelapse with shots collected over the winter. Sorry about the music, I made it on my own.  Shot with a T2i and magic lantern and some magic bullet looks added as well. More coming soon!
  • Stars and Fire - A North Carolina Timelapse
    on Jan 1, 2013 in Nature Timelapses
    Masonboro at Night       There was a bright red light peaking out over the waters of  the Atlantic Ocean.  We were on Masonboro Island in the middle of night when it seemed like the sun had decided to come up instead...
  • Geminid Meteor Shower Photos And Timelapse Dec. 2012
    on Dec 21, 2012 in Nature Timelapses
    Geminid Meteor Shower Here are a few photos and a timelapse from the Geminid Meteor Shower in December 2012.  You could see them falling all over the sky but I only manged to catch a few in the direction my camera was pointing.  Watch...
  • "Take Your Place"
    on Dec 13, 2012 in Quotes Nature
    “I'm worried that students will take their obedient place in society and look to become successful cogs in the wheel - let the wheel spin them around as it wants without taking a look at what they're doing. I'm concerned that students not become pa...
  • "You Are Here"
    on Dec 13, 2012 in Quotes Nature
    “O me! O life!... of the questions of these recurring;Of the endless trains of the faithless—of cities fill’d with the foolish;Of myself forever reproaching myself, (for who more foolish than I, and who more faithless?)Of eyes that vainly crave...
  • "North Carolina Rally Sessions" Ep. 2 Dirt
    on Dec 10, 2012 in Nature Timelapses Rally
    Introducing "North Carolina Rally Sessions" by NoKo featuring Sebastian Kokoszka and Janko Cars.  This is the second episode of a series of rally videos filmed in North Carolina. All the way from the Smoky Mountains to the beautiful Outer Banks,...
  • "Two Paisanos"
    on Dec 10, 2012 in People Quotes Nature
    “Two gallons is a great deal of wine, even for two paisanos. Spiritually the jugs maybe graduated thus: Just below the shoulder of the first bottle, serious and concentrated conversation. Two inches farther down, sweetly sad memory. Three inches mo...
  • "Nature Remains"
    on Dec 6, 2012 in Quotes Nature
    "After you have exhausted what there is in business, politics, conviviality, and so on - have found that none of these finally satisfy, or permanently wear - what remains? Nature remains."  --Walt Whitman ...
  • NoKo And Janko Cars
    on Dec 3, 2012 in Rally
    One of my new projects is NoKo Productions, a collaboration with a long time friend, Sebastian Kokoszka. Sebastian is a rally driver and Subaru master from Janko Cars who will be featured in all of our rally projects. He is an experienced driver with...
  • Introducing "A North Carolina Timelapse"
    on Dec 3, 2012 in Nature Timelapses
    I have a tendency to stare into the sky. Whether I am looking at the sun fatten as it falls behind the Pacific Ocean or I am gazing up for the first wet snowflake of a North Carolina winter, the skies never fail to captivate me.  Have...
  • Golden Gate Bridge 75th Anniversary
    on May 29, 2012
    Here are a few pics and quick video from the firework celebration for the 75th anniversary of the Golden Gate Bridge. I got quite a nice view from our roof...
  • Quartet Rouge Live at Yoshi's in San Francisco
    on Oct 11, 2011 in Music
         This one is a little late but here are a few videos from a wonderful night with Quartet Rouge at Yoshi's in San Francisco.  I had no idea what to expect but right from the start they caught my attention with an amazing rendit...
  • OccupySF march in downtown San Francisco OccupyWallStreet
    on Oct 6, 2011 in People
    Here are a few photos and a video from the OccupySF march today in downtown San Francisco. It was a great day for a walk through the city... END THE FED!
  • OccupySF March in Downtown San Francisco OccupyWallStreet
    on Oct 6, 2011 in People City
    Here are a few photos and a video from the OccupySF march today in downtown San Francisco. It was a great day for a walk through the city... END THE FED!
  • San Francisco BART Protest, 8/15/11
    on Aug 16, 2011 in People
         I decided to go check out the most recent BART protest yesterday, August 15th, and I was a little disappointed yet again. I understand that our civil rights and our safety were completely ignored when BART decided to shut down al...
  • Fortilive at The Rockit Room in San Francisco, CA
    on Aug 10, 2011
         The first video of many more to come with Fortilive.  This is live footage of "Mic and Me" with DJ Greatpaid from the Rockit Room in San Francisco.  It was a great show, hope you can get the live feel from the video. &nb...
  • A Weekend in July
    on Aug 8, 2011 in People
          I witnessed something remarkable one weekend in July. It was on the coast of Southern California, overlooking the Pacific Ocean. I had made my way, quite awkwardly, around a gate that was supposed to keep the potentially "unsafe"...
  • San Francisco At Night
    on Aug 8, 2011 in Urban
          Here are a few pictures of San Francisco at Night.    Every once in a while I go for a walk in the evening knowing that I am bound for a good picture no matter where I go.  The city makes it quite easy for me. Well...
  • Is Winter Here Yet?
    on Aug 5, 2011 in Sports Nature
    Peter Nowak, Beaver Creek, CO        I'm not really sure how to start, more like restart my blog, but I've been dreaming of winter lately so I thought I would begin with some old stuff.  If you have already seen these...sorry...