Everyone has hobbies on the weekends. Whether that be going out to the park and playing some pick-up basketball or binge-watching your favorite Netflix series in bed, everyone enjoys doing something on their days off. Interested in unique hobbies and passions, Alastair Man, a filmmaker attending Kimball Union Academy, began exploring what others in and around his school do in their free time and started a mini-documentary series named On the Weekends. In this series, various fun and exciting hobbies and individuals are introduced, ranging anywhere from specialists in their respective fields to people trying to kill some extra time on their hands.
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As an enthusiast of the great outdoors, Dr. Kopp loves all things nature, including the natural process of making maple syrup. For years, it has been a tradition for Dr. Kopp to wipe the dust off his boiler, take it out of the garage and start turning sap into maple syrup. Whether it be for his friends and family or the Kimball Union community, every spring, Dr. Kopp is always there chopping logs and grabbing glass bottles ready for the opportunity to make some homemade maple syrup.
The “On the Weekends” videos series is produced by Alastair Man from Put In Article.
Alastair Man is a cinematographer for the Outspoken Oppa.