Independence of the Seas

This was a Royal Caribbean International sponsored assignment.  We were invited to film the Independence of the Seas and produce this narrated video that show the ships top officers and crew talking about RCL, their duties and the ship.  The full article on this ship with the video embedded can be seen on IMPress now.  Please LIKE us on Facebook too.

RODE Video Mic

Excellent sound quality in difficult shooting conditions • Kills most of the ambient sound and focuses on subject • Accessories to enable using mic handheld or boompole • Very reasonable cost • 10 Year Warranty.  Read our review and see actual sound tests with this microphone on our IMPress site.

Couture Fashion Week New York

Couture Fashion Week offers them an opportunity to learn their craft and become part of these events. We did notice some were a bit inexperienced and a bit nervous, but we were happy to see these ingenue’s strutting their stuff at the show.  See our article on IMPress Magazine now.

The Lino Collection By Manfrotto

This is a video produced for the Manfrotto Lino Apparel Collection. We were asked to take the video we shot at the PhotoPlus 2011 show in New York and customize it for their use on their websites and to distribute to their customers.

You can see others we have done including the Wood Underwear video or the MOInyc video both shot at the Curve NY 2013 Lingerie and Swimwear Show.


Nikon Coolpix AW 100

Voted the number one camera of its kind by Consumer Reports.  This camera is fully loaded with awesome features, 16 Mp, 1080-p HD video, waterproof, shock proof, built in GPS and so much more, all for around $230 retail.  See the video and read my complete article with detailed instructions on how to use it.  I think you will agree it is worth the small cost to buy one as your primary or second camera.  Read the complete review now.

PhotoPlus NY Show

October 2012…This is Part 1 of our tour of the PDN Photoplus Show in New York.  This video features some of the companies and products being introduced at the show.  At the end is a hilarious blooper reel that must be seen. Visit our IMPress magazine to see the complete article and the second video featuring Carl Zeiss lenses, Tamron, Litepanels and other companies.


Using a Circular Polarizer

Beautiful photo by our Photo Editor John Soule showing readers how they can use a Circular Polarizer to take outstanding photos.  Read the full How To article on IMPress.

Belalp Witch Ski Racing

Dominique Schreckling our IPA Director of Member Services once again shows us some of his stunning images in his article. In The Belalp Hexe (Belalp Witch) ski racing event paying homage to the legend of a witches of the region. Great article with amazing images and slide show too, read it now


Workshops, talks and lot more at Jumpstart 2014: Lets Play!

Jumpstart 2014, an event focused on the creation of content for children, was held in Bangalore, India on August 28 at the Goethe-Institut/Max Mueller Bhavan. The event is a platform for professionals and aspirants involved in children’s content across media, including authors, illustrators, animators, designers, publishers and teachers, among several others.

Revolving around the theme, ‘Let’s Play’, the day-long-event hosted speakers of international repute and had discussions on storytelling, followed by workshops on writing for children and illustration. The panel discussions were represented by well-known children’s writer from Hong Kong, Nury Vittachi, Franco-Italian author and illustrator Sophie Benini Pietromarchi, two Bangalore based authors Asha Nehemiah and Anshumani Ruddra, and, Germany based publisher and tech entrepreneur Ralph Moellers.

Organised by the German Book Office in New Delhi, the event has been held in New Delhi every year since 2009 and Bangalore witnessed the event for the first time this year. Jumpstart began as a series of workshops and seminars mainly focused on writing and illustrating children’s books, libraries for children and marketing children’s books.