Clare Cooney Isn't Done With Chicago

Clare Cooney Isn't Done With Chicago

Sitting on a rustic porch, Clare Cooney describes her move west...   Chicago-bred talent, Cooney had always wondered what it’d be like tapping into the bigger market of Los Angeles.... Read More
2022 Queeries

2022 Queeries

For June 2022, we checked in with the LGBTQ+ members of our Camera Ambassador community for an interview series we're calling...   Queeries     Eli Sulkowski (He/They) (@eli_sulkowski)Actor & Screenwriter"The... Read More
Cultivating a Caring Set at Rough River Lake

Cultivating a Caring Set at Rough River Lake

In late 2020, Mary Tilden and Leah Raidt wrapped principal photography on their short film Rough River Lake. Mary and Leah have the ease of a seasoned creative team, knowing... Read More
Yourself & Yours: Part 3

Yourself & Yours: Part 3

To celebrate AAPI Heritage Month, Camera Ambassador and Subtitle are collaborating for a series of blog posts conducted by Subtitle's Alex Wen to highlight artists in Chicago making films, television,... Read More
Yourself & Yours: Part 2

Yourself & Yours: Part 2

To celebrate AAPI Heritage Month, Camera Ambassador and Subtitle are collaborating for a series of blog posts conducted by Subtitle's Alex Wen to highlight artists in Chicago making films, television,... Read More
Yourself & Yours: Part 1

Yourself & Yours: Part 1

To celebrate AAPI Heritage Month, Camera Ambassador and Subtitle are collaborating for a series of blog posts conducted by Subtitle's Alex Wen to highlight artists in Chicago making films, television,... Read More
Five Black Actors You Should Know

Five Black Actors You Should Know

Five Black Actors You Should Know (Plus, local talent you should work with) Forward:While Hollywood & pop criticism lack representation & amplification of Black actors, Black creators have been utilizing the... Read More
Connor Allen Smith- Filmmaker Friday

Connor Allen Smith- Filmmaker Friday

This week we’re joined by Chicago director and actor, Connor Allen Smith! (This interview was edited and condensed for clarity)   CA: Hey Connor! Hit us with your bio. CAS: I'm... Read More
Emma Thatcher- Filmmaker Friday

Emma Thatcher- Filmmaker Friday

This week we’re joined by Chicago filmmaker, actor, & photographer, Emma Thatcher! (This interview was edited and condensed for clarity)   CA: Hey Emma! Hit us with your bio. ET:... Read More
Alex Dauphin- Filmmaker Friday

Alex Dauphin- Filmmaker Friday

This week we’re joined by filmmaker, actor, & writer, Alex Dauphin! (This interview was edited and condensed for clarity)   CA: Hey Alex! Hit us with your bio. AD: Hey... Read More