© 2017  Minnesota Professional Videographers Association

2015 Meetings

May  We had the pleasure of Skyping with president and CEO Matt Thompson about music licensing.
Adam Haviland (Produces Geek Squad Help Videos) and Justin with Best Buy’s Yellow Tag talked with us about Corporate video productions.
April We enjoyed listing to Joe Dickie presented on corporate video productions and about how he used his personal experience adding video productions to his photo business. Learn more about Joe with this link:  http://www.infocusvideoevent.com/m eet-joe-dickie-generatio…/
Part One
Part Two
March  Timothy from http://whitespacefilmsllc.com  discussed his growing video business, what drives him, his approach to creating wedding films. He also talked about the Sony A7s and all it has to offer.
February Alyson & Kuba from http://theslowmotionbooth.com  discussed the technical and business side of providing a slow motion video booth to their clients nationwide.  They discussed the equipment used, including the camera they use...the Sony FS700.
Alyson and Kuba discussed the Ronin and how they use it for corporate and wedding shoots. http://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/prod uct/1046473- REG/dji_ronin_3_axix_gimbal_stabilizer. html
Brad & Jeffrey discussed the Canon C1OO and all that it offers.
June We had the pleasure of hearing from Mike from Code 42 Software  explaining the benefits of their backup software Crash Plan.
Elijah Parker taked with us about timelapse+ and how he uses it to create day to night time-lapses www.timelapseplus.com
Lastly we heard from Mike Madden talk about DVD and Blu-ray media (archiving options, longevity, etc)
July Power point by Maverick Drone Systems "The Drone Age"
Robert Zarracina - Flight Ventures Ltd Flying legally in the eyes of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)
Drone pilot Bruce Christianson talked about his photo/video experiences with drones
August "What's the most important thing in your camera bag" by Fred Pagenkopf
Allan and Ron talk about the beginning and history of MPVA
Sean Keenen talks about how to cover Afghan weddings
October We heard from producer Sergio Rapu with www.committeefilms.com about reality TV productions and how they meet networks deadlines and find interesting subjects to explain just how we survive "in an instant" situations.
September We had the pleasure of hearing from Taky with La Color Pros http://www.lacolorpros.com/ about understanding different types of digital storage and the best practice for handling them makes digital video production workflow smoother and less troublesome.
November Ryan Grams of https://ryangrams.com/  talked with us on "Marketing Yourself as an Independent Videographer"!

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© 2017  Minnesota Professional Videographers Association

2015 Meetings

May  We had the pleasure of Skyping with president and CEO Matt Thompson about music licensing.
Adam Haviland (Produces Geek Squad Help Videos) and Justin with Best Buy’s Yellow Tag talked with us about Corporate video productions.
April We enjoyed listing to Joe Dickie presented on corporate video productions and about how he used his personal experience adding video productions to his photo business. Learn more about Joe with this link:  http://www.infocusvideoevent.com/meet-joe- dickie-generatio…/
Part One
Part Two
March  Timothy from http://whitespacefilmsllc.com  discussed his growing video business, what drives him, his approach to creating wedding films. He also talked about the Sony A7s and all it has to offer.
February Alyson & Kuba from http://theslowmotionbooth.com discussed the technical and business side of providing a slow motion video booth to their clients nationwide.  They discussed the equipment used, including the camera they use...the Sony FS700.
Alyson and Kuba discussed the Ronin and how they use it for corporate and wedding shoots. http://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/product/1046473- REG/dji_ronin_3_axix_gimbal_stabilizer.html
Brad & Jeffrey discussed the Canon C1OO and all that it offers.
June We had the pleasure of hearing from Mike from Code 42 Software explaining the benefits of their backup software Crash Plan.
Elijah Parker taked with us about timelapse+ and how he uses it to create day to night time-lapses www.timelapseplus.com
Lastly we heard from Mike Madden talk about DVD and Blu-ray media (archiving options, longevity, etc)
July Power point by Maverick Drone Systems "The Drone Age"
Robert Zarracina - Flight Ventures Ltd Flying legally in the eyes of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)
Drone pilot Bruce Christianson talked about his photo/video experiences with drones
August "What's the most important thing in your camera bag" by Fred Pagenkopf
Allan and Ron talk about the beginning and history of MPVA
Sean Keenen talks about how to cover Afghan weddings
October We heard from producer Sergio Rapu with www.committeefilms.com about reality TV productions and how they meet networks deadlines and find interesting subjects to explain just how we survive "in an instant" situations.
September We had the pleasure of hearing from Taky with La Color Pros http://www.lacolorpros.com/ about understanding different types of digital storage and the best practice for handling them makes digital video production workflow smoother and less troublesome.
November Ryan Grams of https://ryangrams.com/ talked with us on "Marketing Yourself as an Independent Videographer"!