Truman Capote’s Ashes Auctioned Today for $45,000

“If it wasn’t for it being Truman Capote, it would have been disrespectful,” said Darren Julien, President and Chief Executive of Julien Auctions in LA.  This was the first time the company had auctioned off human remains.  In addition to his ashes, other Capote belongings were auctioned today including the shirt he was wearing when he died.
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A hamburger video to get you ready for the weekend.

Neat, Behind The Scenes of Director and Visual Engineer Steve Giralt’s Deconstructed Burger Motion Concept.

Delicious meat topped with cheese, bacon, pickles, tomatoes, onions, lettuce, ketchup, mustard, and a sesame bun … Washed down with a cold beer. Shot on Phantom 4k, with high speed motion control robot. A special thanks to soraphotography.net for the use of the robot and Phantom, along with the help of Tomoya and Kazu.

Directed by Steve Giralt, DP / Phantom Tech Tomoya Hara, and Motion Control tech was Kazu Sunahara. Food Styling by Jen Beauchesne

You can view the original video here vimeo.com/178243000