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On storytelling and tools, which drives which according to George Lucas

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George Lucas was interviewed by Charlie Rose recently in which Mr Lucas asserted: Whenever there’s a new tool, everybody goes crazy and they forget that there’s a story and that’s the point. You’re telling a story using tools, you’re not using tools to tell a story. Which is something I completely and unequivocally agree with. […]

Storytelling gazumps equipment, every time!

The Story, is always king. The way to tell it requires expertise, creativity and fineness. Where in the previous two statements did I say anything about equipment? Those are the very last thing a storyteller should consider. While good equipment will probably provide a better final result when coupled with professional production techniques, “normal” equipment […]