Since posting a video of my theater last week many of you have inquired about the Media Center program that can be seen running in the video. The program in question is called Zappiti and it is a free download that you can grab (legally) off the Internet. Zappiti is an easy to use and [...]

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Last week I submitted my theater, and an accompanying video, to my “boss” and famed theater designer Theo Kalomirakis. I wanted to get Theo’s thoughts on my design and see what, if any, improvements he might suggest -not that I have a great deal of room or money for said improvements mind you. I didn’t [...]

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In this special episode of The Home Cinema Experience I take you behind the scenes for a brief look at my reference theater that I’ve built in order to test/review equipment as well as master my own independent films. Enjoy!  

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In this episode of The Home Cinema Experience I go over some AV preamp and AV receiver basics, including what the differences are between them as well as their similarities. I also discuss which is right for you as well as which features to look out for and which ones you can do without. Enjoy!

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In this episode I cover the basics surrounding power amplifiers. We cover the different types of amplifiers available today as well as which one or ones are best for your loudspeakers and setup. Also, I answer the question; is there such a thing as too much power? Enjoy!

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I’ve written about the concept of film as a small business before, however it was through the lens of budgeting and production rather than distribution. Lately, some of you may have noticed my recent takes (or rants) regarding streaming and/or other day & date distribution concepts. The reason for this has to do with both [...]

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In this episode I go over some of the basics associated with subwoofers including; types, placement and setup. Also included are a few tips aimed at extracting the most performance from your subwoofer quickly and easily. Enjoy! Andrew

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In this episode I go over loudspeaker basics, including the different types, how many you truly need as well as money saving tips aimed at getting you closer to the commercial cinema experience. Enjoy!

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In this episode I go over some HDTV basics including what to look for, what to look out for and how to best go about deciding which HDTV is ultimately right for you and your home. I talk about THX certification as well as which so-called “features” to ignore when shopping for a new HDTV. [...]

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Filmography

 April Showers (2009)

Genre: Drama
Studio: WarnerVOD
Written/Directed by: Andrew Robinson
Produced by: Jenna Edwards, April Wade
Starring: Kelly Blatz, Daryl Sabara, Janel Parrish, Ellen Woglom, Illeana Douglas and Tom Arnold