Posted by Marion Abrams on Monday, January 31, 2011,
One of the reasons I love filming weddings in Vermont is that the locations are always so beautiful. Art inspires art. And beauty inspires beauty. Beautiful locations inspire me to make my work beautiful, warm interesting people inspire me to make my films warm and interesting.
Last summer I had the opportunity to create a profile of Vermont glass blowing artist Simon Pearce. This is a still from that video.
Posted by Marion Abrams on Monday, December 13, 2010,
I've posted a short clip that talks about the photography of Richard Avedon. Certainly he's quite controversial, but that's not the reason I've posted it here. In an effort to keep my work fresh, I like to hear what photographers and film makers think about when they work. Can you capture a person's essence in an image? Is that better done by capturing reality? Or by creating an image? Can you make captured moments beautiful? One thing it seems the best photographers all share is a lo... Continue reading ...
Posted by Marion Abrams on Thursday, April 15, 2010,
Ok, I'm trying something bold today. I'm doing my best to remove the words "unique" and "special day" from my web site completely. Yes, of course each wedding is unique, every human is unique and so is each snowflake. And I certainly believe a wedding is a truly special day. I've been married for 10 years and it transformed my life!
Here's my point. I'm determined that couples should be able to be themselves, truly. To make their wedding day a celebration of who they are as a couple and ... Continue reading ...
I studied painting at the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston and Film at NYU, then started a career in documentary filmmaking in New York City. I soon realized the city life was not for me. After time in Aspen and in Rockport Maine I came to Vermont for a seasonal television job in the ski industry and never left. I have run my own video production business, Madmotion, llc., since 1996.
I started Tweed River Video specifically for wedding video work in 2003. In addition to weddings I continue to work in documentary, commercial and sports video production and design.