International Sporting Clays.com is produced with an international outlook. I present original content for both the obsessively serious and the not so serious sporting clay enthusiast. You will find it a worldwide source of information on sporting clay tournaments, news, advanced shooting technique, interviews with sporting personalities, equipment reviews and fantastic photography and visuals. Some segments will be produced as audio and video pod-casts creating a media rich site.
I bring a wealth of high level professional media production experience and knowledge to the site. I believe the blog platform is able to service a need not currently met in sporting media. Being a web based publication International Sporting Clays is able to offer exclusive content with virtually instant publishing as well as being a rich media platform capable of including the written word, pictures, audio and video. Even live broadcasting is possible.
About the blogger:
Jason King a Los Angeles based native Texan, is a professional cinematographer and chief lighting technician in the film industry. He is responsible for managing crew and equipment for multi-million dollar Hollywood features. It is common to find him overseeing tens of thousands of watts of lighting instruments, thousands of feet of cable and a large crew of electricians. If you watch NBC, Hallmark, Spike, ION or a number of other channels you might have already seen his work on various Movies of the Week. In addition to MOW’s he has worked on various films, commercials and music video projects for clients such as HBO, Atlantic Records, Fall Out Entertainment, Digital Kitchen, RHI and TLC.
Partial resume here: www.imdb.com
An avid sporting clays shooter since the 90′s he first joined the NSCA in 1994. In 1996 he organized, managed and set targets for one of the first dedicated FITASC shoots in the state of Texas, the Gold Crown.
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