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Well Completions

Open Hole

The production casing is set above the zone of interest before drilling the zone. The zone is open to the well bore. 2,150 more words

Petroleum Engineering

Tempest, USA 1928

This film was part of the programme dedicated to William Cameron Menzies at the 2016 Le Giornate del Cinema Muto. Apart from Menzies the film had a fairly mixed group of filmmakers contributing. 938 more words


Obsidian: Origins

Last semester, right around November, a guy named Elijah Chandler asked me to be the Production Designer for his senior thesis film called Obsidian. I happily accepted because not only was working with Elijah the best part of my Biola Film class that semester, but I usually don’t get asked to do Art Department stuff for film sets. 674 more words

April 10, 2017: Dark Matter Production Designer Ian Brock Answers Your Questions!

Back in 2014 when we first started putting together our team for the show’s first season, Ian Brock’s name came up.  A LOT.  And always, whenever it did, it would be accompanied by the phrase: “He’s a genius”.   2,824 more words

Film And Television

SYFY Expanse

I was recently blessed with the opportunity to Art Directed this cat-tastic commercial for the Syfy show, The Expanse.

As production designer, I strategized ways to make quirky cat-inspired sets, while staying true to the aesthetic of the show. 57 more words


Jamel: E3

Jamel visits Spain, circa 1492 in episode 3 of The Adventures of Jamel: The Time Traveling B-Boy.

The episode was shot at the historic Fort Mifflin in Philadelphia, where we repurposed the main room for two distinct sets, the throne room and the torture chamber. 25 more words


Hendricks Air

Hendrick’s Gin takes to the air in this delightful Safety Video for their new cucumber-shaped airship.

I designed and decorated two miniature sets (1:12 scale) for the cockpit and sitting room of the airship, and collaborated with master builder Stephen Dufala to construct the rooms and engineer some of the moving parts. 47 more words