Brandon and I discuss how he got started in props and special effects, working and making contacts in the industry, protecting your reputation and the pros and cons of creative work.

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Theme Music: “Noise in my Head” by Clarknova (from the album “Annexia”)
Outro Music: “The Bronze Age” by Adam Emanon (from the EP “Subterranean”, available for free via Bandcamp or

On this Episode, I sat down with Brandon Dale of Dale Sabers and Replicas to talk about a whole lot of things!

We talked about props, replicas, special effects, video and film production, toys, costumes, costume planning, material tips, working in a creative field, working on contracts, protecting your professional reputation, how to advance in the industry, where NOT to go to school for film and video production, Adam Savage and the Mythbusters, Brandon’s video and film production credits, stores that Brandon recommends for materials, the perils of latex and more!

Video of the light saber from the episode:

References from the episode: - Paul Jones Special Effects - Aaron Kyte - Adam Savage’s Podcast

Direct download: 08_nimh_episode8_dalesabers.mp3
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