ARTICLES BY Clinton Stark

Clint is based in San Francisco and has produced videos for Stark Insider since 2006. Film projects recently completed include short MORADO shot in the Baja, doc THE ART OF HALL WINES in Napa, and music video WRONG'S WHAT I DO BEST at the San Francisco Art Institute. He regularly writes about Canon DSLR and filmmaking. His Broadway features have garnered praise, including SHREK UNMASKED which is the most viewed BTS video for the musical on YouTube. In addition he's worked with DreamWorks, Disney on Ice, and Cirque du Soleil, among others. Interview highlights include James Franco, Gia Coppola, Colbie Caillat, Vincent Kartheiser, Dana Carvey, and Dany Boyle. Clint is a member of ATCA and covers the SF theater scene. He also writes about Napa and wine, and Silicon Valley news and trends. More: Clint's story...
Android Life
by on 04.17.15

China-based Huwaei makes a sleeper Android . Battery that goes forever. And an amazingly low price for an unlocked phone.

Live Events
by on 04.15.15 VIDEO

Video highlights of Live in the Vineyard. Watch Priory, MisterWives, Greg Holden and Melissa Etheridge rock Napa. Plus: a Duran Duran surprise.

Cinema Gear
by on 04.13.15

Once again Blackmagic Design drummed up buzz aplenty at NAB in Vegas. This time with a new, compact Super 35 camera called the URSA Mini. A direct threat to the Canon C100 Mark II and Sony FS7?

Live Concert
by on 04.13.15 VIDEO

Watch special Stark Insider BTS video feature with Priory. Shot during the Live in the Vineyard music festival at the Uptown in Napa. Wild. Over the top. Amazing.

Silicon Valley
by on 04.10.15

For the first time in its history, Apple releases a product that’s not immediately intuitive. Will consumers be patient enough long-term to fall head over heals for the Apple Watch?

Video Editing
by on 04.09.15

Patience is key when filming b-roll. Allow yourself at least 15 seconds of record time for each shot. Doing so will make editing much easier.

On Location
by on 04.08.15 VIDEO

Stark Insider Video Features for April include Katy Tiz, Nong’s in Portland, Greg Holden, Pebble Beach Food & Wine, Vincent Kartheiser, and Melissa Etheridge.

San Francisco Theater
by on 04.02.15

A stranger ignites ‘Sister Play’ in playwright John Kolvenbach’s premiere at Magic Theatre.

Stark Insider BTS
by on 03.18.15 VIDEO

A simple example (with video) demonstrating how to use the Zoom H6 field recorder to produce a short scene with high quality sound effects and audio.

What's Happening
by on 03.18.15

Hyper-decant your cheap bottle of wine, and hope that your guests don’t hear the whine of the blender, and think your just opened a fine bottle of Caymus. What gracious hosts!