New Orleans MARDI GRAS – Fat Tuesday – FEB 2018


MARDI GRAS FEB 2018 – Fat Tuesday in New Orleans, I filmed some of the floats and bands performing. I have more footage coming soon. I used the Canon 80D and the Canon 10-22mm lens with the 50mm f1.8 as a backup. Enjoy. https://ronalpha.com   Continue reading New Orleans MARDI GRAS – Fat Tuesday – FEB 2018

New Orleans – MARDI GRAS 2018 (The First 3 Days)


TODAYS BEAT PRODUCED BY iLL MIND The first 3 days of my trip to New Orleans I spent taking as many photos as I could. People walked up to me asking for a photo and I am so grateful for that. It made my job easy. My camera bag is full of lenses, but I used these 3 lenses the most. Today I used the … Continue reading New Orleans – MARDI GRAS 2018 (The First 3 Days)

Philadelphia, P.A. – Photos of Eastern State Penitentiary – America’s Most Historic and Haunted Prison


Eastern State Penitentiary was once the most famous and expensive prison in the world, but stands today in ruin, a haunting world of crumbling cellblocks and empty guard towers. Known for its grand architecture and strict discipline, this was the world’s first true “penitentiary,” a prison designed to inspire penitence, or true regret, in the hearts of prisoners. Its vaulted, sky-lit cells once held many … Continue reading Philadelphia, P.A. – Photos of Eastern State Penitentiary – America’s Most Historic and Haunted Prison

Atlantic City, NJ : Canon 80D, DJI OSMO, 10-22mm Lens


RON ALPHA – filmmaker Published on Sep 30, 2017 Here are some clips from Atlantic City, NJ. I drove around the city and enjoyed the people and spent some time on the beach/boardwalk. I used to Canon 80D and the DJI OSMO to record these scenes in Atlantic City. Its not easy walking around with a big ass camera, so I’m looking into purchasing something … Continue reading Atlantic City, NJ : Canon 80D, DJI OSMO, 10-22mm Lens

This 10 Easy Steps Will Make Your Video More CINEMATIC


I hope you enjoy these small videos I share on this site. Each one of them helped me fine tune my camera skills so that I can compete with the professionals out there who make the big bucks lol. These quick tutorials will expand your knowledge of camera angles, grid lines, auto focus points and things most people never think about in filmmaking online. It’s … Continue reading This 10 Easy Steps Will Make Your Video More CINEMATIC

Ron Alpha Podcast Episode 37- SOPHIA STEWART – THE MIND BEHIND THE MATRIX FILMS


In this episode of Gateway Radio I interviewed Sophia Stewart. She is the writer and creator of the Matrix and Terminator films. Her story was stolen and created into movies without her knowledge. In the interview she explained how unfair the film industry is and how this is done all of the time to writers and creative people. Stealing is common in the industry. This … Continue reading Ron Alpha Podcast Episode 37- SOPHIA STEWART – THE MIND BEHIND THE MATRIX FILMS

New York City – American Museum of Natural History


We took a trip to the American Museum of Natural History in NYC, I took many photos. A good day to go is Sunday. Saturday is very packed and everybody is irritable and hot. Try carrying some water and a map of the museum, it helps. Some of the exhibits cost more money so bring some extra funds. I really enjoyed my time here. I’ve … Continue reading New York City – American Museum of Natural History

DIY – product photography – overhead view


MUSIC BY RAPHAEL SADIQ DIY product photography – overhead view 1. Get some cheap wood and make a rectangle out of 4 pieces. Tall enough for your camera to hover above the table. 2. Get yourself an adjustable tripod head. Like this one. 3. Get some screws and screw this to the top of the wood. Like this… 4. Get an external monitor and place it next … Continue reading DIY – product photography – overhead view

Photos from my trips to New Orleans this year.


Here are some photos from my trips to New Orleans this past year. I used all of my lenses on these photos. I walked around asking people to take photos of them, people were more than happy to pose for me. People love to be loved, they love attention and it makes them feel good to feel important. I don’t care how you look on the outside, your … Continue reading Photos from my trips to New Orleans this year.