Cotton Field News

Anniversary, Plus More Great Projects

Posted on February 26, 2013

Well, my thoughtful year-end blog post never happened. Neither did a “state of the union” type of new year post. But here I am. It’s nearly March. Last September, I spent a week in Virginia (and 1 overnight in Durham, NC) shooting for Fresh Expressions US. Three of the mini-docs have been completed and can […]


New Videos Posted + A Look Ahead

Posted on October 12, 2012

Though these were finalized a few weeks ago, I just posted some new projects on my website (via Vimeo and YouTube). I recently produced an overview video for Newtown-based Potential, Inc. and The Springtime School—organizations providing services and supports for children and adults with Autism. In addition to interviewing staff and the founder/executive director, I […]


Summer Busyness

Posted on August 28, 2012

It has been a busy summer at Cotton Field Communications, filled with all good things. I’ve updated the website Watch page and posted several past projects this week so you can finally see a few things I produced following my Zambia trip last November, as well as a variety of Fresh Expressions U.S. videos, a […]


Africa, part 2…plus Cadavers!

Posted on December 22, 2011

As I continue to process my recent trip to Ndola, Zambia, I thought I’d share a bit with you. My previous experience within the context of extreme poverty has been in Guatemala–in a Latin American culture (vs. African) and in an urban environment (vs. a bit more rural). However, I continue to be amazed at […]


Africa, Portfolio Update, Etc. (part 1)

Posted on December 14, 2011

This update will likely occur over the course of many postings. First, there are a few new videos up on my Watch page. Check out some recent projects for Fresh Expressions, ADHD Aware and Magellan Health Services. Next up is my Africa trip. Very early on the day after Thanksgiving, I was blessed to be […]


New Work + Wyoming Update

Posted on August 19, 2011

It has been a busy few weeks. As Everase continues to move toward a new website, we continue to create fresh video content together. The latest piece is a 5-minute instructional installation video. Check it out at This video won’t be in a public area of their new site. Rather, it will be for […]


New Projects Posted

Posted on August 5, 2011

After a busy season of projects, I have just posted 2 that recently wrapped up. You can learn more and view the Everase time lapse installation video and the iRun4Life program overview video at Stay tuned for more Everase projects soon, as fresh video content is part of their rebranding effort and will be […]


Great Morning at Nonprofit Summit

Posted on July 21, 2011

Today, I had the pleasure of speaking to a few local nonprofit folks about the importance of using video to help tell their stories. I am thankful for the attendees and their engagement with the topic, as we had a great discussion. Many thanks also to IQnection for inviting me to speak at this event. […]


New BrownDogDesign Video + More Updates

Posted on July 14, 2011

I am very pleased to announce the completion of a fun project recently completed for Chanin Walsh Milnazik of BrownDogDesign. Check it out at or look for it soon at Other recently completed projects include 6 testimonial videos for Everase, 6 edited audio interviews for Ecclesia, and a short promo for Hall Family […]


Nonprofit Video Training Completed!

Posted on June 14, 2011

Since last summer, I’ve been working on a project with the nonprofit Access Services in which they were building capacity, through a grant, to develop an in-house video team. We spent at least 40-50 hours with training and found another nonprofit partner for which the Access team could implement their developing skills and produce a […]