Andy Newman is a writer and award-winning filmmaker. On the Community team at Big Cartel he writes, edits the Big Cartel Blog, and works on other creative projects.

Previously, he shot video for the United States Olympic Committee, The Ohio State University, Vox Media, JackThreads, HOMAGE, and others. His writing has been published on USA TodayFusionQuartzMedium, and elsewhere.

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"Fantastic" - Photojojo

Portrait is documentary directed by Andy Newman that explores the people behind the question, "In the age of Instagram, what sets a professional photographer apart?" 

Featuring Andria Lindquist and Cory Staudacher

Cinematography by Andy Newman and Zach Frankart. Original music written and performed by Jonathan Haidle. Created with the power of Kickstarter and our wonderful backers. 

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"The instant we forget how fortunate we are to live in time when we get to do this stuff, you get no fun to be around."

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"So many variables are outside of your control. I've come to peace with decisions. You can only make the best decision based on what's available to you at that moment."

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