Tuesday, November 13, 2012

Osogna // Longboard

Osogna // Longboard from Jakub Blank on Vimeo.

Video # 2 of a lifestyle series I am creating for osogna.com osogna eyeglasses are fabricated in our small manufactory in stuttgart which we have built up in 2012. at the beginning of the manufacturing process the raw frames get polished and rounded by a grinding process. The next step is the bending which incorporates 8 different bending procedures. before leaving us, each frame undergoes a final quality check. In order to respect the uniqueness of our products all frames are engraved with their individual serial number. canon 600d // t3i 18-55mm 24-105mm

Thursday, October 18, 2012

Sermon Promos

Choose To Risk (2000fps) from Jakub Blank on Vimeo.

Promo for a sermon I created for my church (http://www.mclanechurch.org) Series about choices out of 2 Kings . Song : Kye Kye - Went About

Do Not Be Afraid from Jakub Blank on Vimeo.

A Promo for a sermon I was asked to create for my Church (mclanechurch.org/) song : Hillsong United - Rhythms Of Grace

Saturday, October 6, 2012

Keep your head up

My sister is a lovely singer and pianist , we both love Ben Howard and this cover was just a live recording of Sonia Blank (my sister). Song : Keep your head up - Ben Howard (part of it) Canon 600d // T3i 50mm FD 18-55mm

Thursday, August 30, 2012

This is the first video from a series of three lifestyle videos that will represent the Osogna Eyewear.

Osogna // Beach from Jakub Blank on Vimeo.

osogna.com osogna eyeglasses are fabricated in our small manufactory in stuttgart which we have built up in 2012. at the beginning of the manufacturing process the raw frames get polished and rounded by a grinding process. The next step is the bending which incorporates 8 different bending procedures. before leaving us, each frame undergoes a final quality check. In order to respect the uniqueness of our products all frames are engraved with their individual serial number. canon 600d // t3i 18-55mm 100mm FD

Basic Destruction // 6000fps

Basic Destruction // 6000fps from Jakub Blank on Vimeo.

Whats better then destroying things ... I guess only filming it . This is an experimental piece, testing out some of my new gear and techniques. Oskar visited again this summer, something had to be done . (vimeo.com/27677165) Music : Arcade Fire - The Suburbs (Mr. Little Jeans Remix) Canon 600D // T3i 50mm 1.8 FD 100mm 2.8 FD 18-55mm 8mm Glidecam 4000 pro

Sunday, July 22, 2012

Timothy + Samantha

Timothy + Samantha from Jakub Blank on Vimeo.

Timothy and Samantha got Married on July 14, 2012 ! I was lucky to capture some of their joy ! This is only a preview , a longer highlight video is in the making.

Wednesday, July 18, 2012

Listen

 All of us need a place where we can think and listen This is my sisters place . music : Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross - Hand Covers Bruise, Reprise 600d // t3i 50mm 1.8 FD Glidecam 4000pro


Listen from Jakub Blank on Vimeo.

Thursday, June 21, 2012


Here are few of my favorite frames I have captured in the past. taken with the beloved canon av-1. 

I like these pictures , I hope you do as well . 




Tuesday, May 29, 2012

Love is ...

This piece was inspired by my parents and the verse from 1 Corinthians 13 . Love is something special , hard to understand, hard to explain, but can be seen in special people around you. Score : Terry Artovsky. Great, amazing musician. soundcloud.com/terryartovsky more info : jakubblank@gmail.com

Wednesday, April 25, 2012

Love is...


A few frames from my new short film based on the passage from 1 Corinthians 13 .






Tuesday, April 10, 2012

Mutated Nature



Hey ! This is an experimental piece that aims to make something that looks good from materials that I just found laying around. Some flour, a light, bubbles... .

The music is produced by Terry Artovsky !
Terry Artovsky - Mutated Nature (forth. Respect Rec. 12")
Great musician! check out more of his stuff over here : soundcloud.com/terryartovsky

600D / t3i
FD 50mm 1.8
FD 100mm 2.8

Saturday, March 24, 2012

Spring



This year spring came really early.
In march im still usually snowboarding but this year I was swimming in a creek . It was beautiful ...

music : Andrew Bird - Polynation + Oh no

Tuesday, March 13, 2012

Phonograph | Vinyl



This piece was inspired by my Brother Filip , his passion for records is just beautiful and he passed onto me some of that spark to see the beauty in these vinyl waxy discs .

Song : Noon (gry studyjne) - basic destruction

Canon 600D/t3i
28mm + macro 2.8 FD
50mm 1.8 FD

Tuesday, March 6, 2012

Sunday, March 4, 2012

Walk by Faith

Here is a new video !



simple way to share my thoughts !

this is a reflection on my readings from Corinthians and Samuel !!

music : kye kye - my sight

Canon 600d/t3i
50mm 1.8 FD

after effects cs5
premiere cs5

Sunday, February 26, 2012

Snowy Afternoon



One night at a local mountain.
fun night with a GoPro, I was testing out that camera to its max, low light, cold, wet, impact! it passed all these tests and I love this camera!

song: Set Sail Remix - B.F.G

Shot 100% on the GoPro HD hero
720p 60fps

Monday, January 23, 2012

NYC the real deal

I went to visit my friend Jeff in Bayonne NJ. Also I walked around NY a little . Fun times. 
you should check out Jeff's Blog here : http://nevercollege.blogspot.com/ <---- very funny blog !















Wednesday, January 18, 2012

I live here

"Creativity is to think more efficiently." - Pierre Reverdy 


Everyday I wake up with an urge to create something new, to push my own creativity to learn and experience from practice . 












Monday, January 16, 2012