[15] – Quack

While everyone is taking photos of cathedrals and food, what do I take photos of?  Ducks.  Leave it to Sailsbury, where I find these gems.  Not only are they plush, culturally identifiable and cute, but they let us take a peek into the culture of tourism.  Why the hell would anyone buy these?  Who knows.…

[13] – Fambam

I’ve been apart of many fambams (at least I feel like I’ve had).  But the one in London (Uncle Willie, Jenny, Sara and Meredith) has been a truly special one.  Not only do I feel immediately comfortable with saying anything and just shooting the shit with them, we have already formed a close bond so…

[11] – Emotion

“I’ve tried for eighty years to forget it.  But I can’t.” — Harry Patch, British First World War veteran (died 2009) I saw this quote when we went through the Imperial War Museum.  I don’t feel like the magnitude of this quote has actually engrained itself into my conciseness quite yet, but it really effects…

[9] – Mickey D’s

I always have to try McDonald’s in every country I do.  I feel like it’s important to learn how companies have to be creative in different areas of the world, in order for their business to succeed and for companies to be able to culturally connect to their customers.  Although I only got a Big…

[8] – Critiquing

I thought this lecture in class is one of the best I’ve had at SMU in recent memory.  One of the things I’ve learned throughout all of the film courses I’ve taken at SMU, is that there is a huge amount of self-relection and critiquing by peers in this line of work.  It’s important to…