Steve “The Owner” Tate Owns It About Owning Them

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Ellsworth Cheese Curd Festival Fun

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Ellsworth is, of course, the cheese curd capital of Wisconsin, and frankly, the world.  I covered how cheese curds are made at their factory for the documentary, and decided I had to check out the Ellsworth Cheese Curd Festival to see just how much people love them.  They do, even having them on their pizzas, … Continue reading

I AM A CHEESEHEAD on Pinterist

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Wisconsin Cheese Cow Lexxy’s Day Trip To Ashland

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My travel sidekick Lexxy (the blow up cow to promote Wisconsin Cheese), always seemed to get the best view of everything.  Ok, just having a little fun with her.  Ashland was definitely my kind of town, and South Shore Brewing my kind of place to grab a great Wisconsin Beer.  Another neat thing are the … Continue reading

Where Manhole Covers Go To Be Born…

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Okay, so the title is silly, but there’s really only one place in the United States that makes manhole covers for pretty much everyone all around the country, and that’s the Neenah Foundry in Neenah.  I got to take a tour of the place with camera in hand, got exceptional footage (like one of those … Continue reading

Duel Cheesehead Connection To Shotgun Lovesongs Novel

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Interestingly, there is a duel Cheesehead connection to the recently published Nickolas Butler debut novel “Shotgun Lovesongs”, that being that the author lives in Northern Wisconsin (in a rural area next door to a buffalo farm), and that the books cover photo was taken by, well, me, also from Wisconsin and a proud Cheesehead.  The … Continue reading

Bobby Nelson Cheese Shop – The Little Shop That Could

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Kenosha has more than its share of cheese shops, and while the more well known is the Mar’s Cheese Castle, a lesser known but just as unique cheese shop is right up the street, the Bobby Nelson Cheese Shop.  What’s coolest about his place, besides the awesome meats and cheeses, are the paintings the run … Continue reading

Mayor to Unveil New Street Sign in Honor of Donald Driver

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Here’s the press release from the City of Green Bay regarding a street named after Donald Driver… * * * http://greenbaywi.gov/donalddriverway \ The public is invited to join Green Bay Packers’ all-time leading receiver and “Dancing with the Stars” champion Donald Driver and Green Bay Mayor Jim Schmitt at the unveiling of the new Donald … Continue reading

Goodbye My Texan Cheesehead Friend

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To All,  Our “Cheeseheads: The Documentary” Co-Producer, and one of my closest friends Craig Miller decided not to wake up on the morning of November 7th 2012 (he died in his sleep, but I’m trying to be humorous about it like he would expect of me), so I’m a bit down for the time being. … Continue reading

Tell Your Story Your Way, But Back It Up With Western Digital

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Western Digital has been on board with this project from the start and we’e been safely and reliably editing from and backing up to their external drives for Mac the entire time.  That’s why I came up with this spot on slogan for them – “Tell Your Story Your Way, But Back It Up With Western … Continue reading

Owning Fine Art Is Good For The Soul

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Our dear friend and fellow artist Christine Mount Kapp has entered the world of blogging and you should check it out.  Christine has interviewed for the documentary and will be involved in other aspects of it as we near completion in post-production. While her work is Americana, it speaks strongly of Wisconsin culture as well and … Continue reading

Love At Lambeau Field, Even If Purple Is Involved…

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I just finished editing the wedding I shot at Lambeau Field this summer and, while this is a bit after the fact, it was a monumntal event for being able to shoot inside the stadium.  The fact that the groom (and most of those in attendance) were Vikings fans proves how much power Cheesehead Nation … Continue reading

LEXXY Cow Having Fun In Sturgeon Bay

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Our travel companion Lexxy The Cow watching with excitment (not that you would notice since she always has that same smile) as we cross the bridge in Downtown Sturgeon Bay, the gateway to Door County and an awesome town to visit. * * * * * * * * *

Packers Shareholders Set Record Showing At Lambeau

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Met up with about 25,000 other Green Bay Packers shareholders today at Lambeau Field and got to check out the new renovations (nearly complete), and we need to take credit for setting an off-field record of showing up enmass like we do for all the Packers events and games. While I’ve been shooting them as … Continue reading

Packers Hall-Of-Fame Kicker CHESTER MARCOL (Interview Clip)

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Former Packers Kicker and Hall Of Famer player CHESTER MARCOL talks about his appreciation of the fans over the years for “CHEESEHEADS: The Documentary”, and other elements about his book “ALIVE AND KICKING” (check it out).  We have so much more from Chester about his career with the Packers, but wanted to share this about … Continue reading

Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett Talks Sports, Art & Wisconsin Nice

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I had the pleasure of interviewing Tom Barrett as well last fall (long before the recall election) and he gave some interesting insights on our love of arts, sports, and of course the Wisconsin Nice we are all so familiar with.  It was another great interview for the documentary and will likely be a great … Continue reading

Governor Scott Walker Admits To Being A Cheesehead

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I had the pleasure of interviewing Governor Scott Walker for the documentary.  He was a congenial man with a good sense of humor and a great addition to the documentary.  What I was most impressed with, besides his love of the Packers, was a great story he told about the history of beer and cheese … Continue reading

The Cat In The Packers Memorabilia Collection

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While visiting Steve “The Owner” Tate about his amazing collection of Packers Memorabilia, Steve’s cat got stuck in the middle some of it yet somehow had the wherewithall to respect these impressive valuable as if they were her own.  What a fun day of shooting that was.  More soon… * * * * * * * … Continue reading

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    The Wisconsin Capital Building in Madison

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