In like a lion, out like a lamb.
A recent product demo for Immersion Corporation, a public company in Silicon Valley. Their haptics technology allows mobile developers to add a sense of touch to any mobile app experience.
We flew a big crew to Atlantic City with IGN.com for one of their professional StarCraft II tournaments. Ninety-six hours of continuous live video and game-play content streamed over the Internet with a $100,000 first-place prize. We learned a thing or two about this massive corner of the gaming world. StarCraft II is produced by Blizzard Entertainment. Click on the graphic for a YouTube video containing more details.
We produced some driving marketing assets for Disney’s Mobile Divion featuring an iPhone app to promote their release of the feature film, Tron.
Here we are shooting on the 5D at the 30th anniversary of the opening of Empire Strikes Back, Star Wars Episode V. Awesome to re-experience this on the big screen with great sound and a pristine, “wet” print.
Two IGN editors face off against each other in Capcom’s Tatsunoko Ultimate All-Stars. Two cameras, real-time game capture footage and an interesting edit!
Capitola Media just wrapped creative on two rich media campaign ads for Ducati Motor.
Ducati ran these on several large ad networks.
Online advertisers impose tight restrictions on the file size and kbps you can deliver into a given ad. We used some creative workarounds to pack in a lot of content into these tiny ads:
These ads had monster (no pun intended) response rates with a total interaction rate of 17.3% !
Here’s what the ad serving company, EyeWonder, had to say:
The Edison Best New Products Awards®. This live event took place at the Computer History Museum in Mountain View, California. Since 1987, the Edison Awards™ have honored the most innovative companies, business leaders and best new products around the world.
Capitola Media produced the Edison Best New Products Awards®. The ceremonies featured Sarah Miller Caldicott, the great grandniece of Thomas A. Edison, as the Master of Cermonies; David Kelley, founder of IDEO, as a Lifetime Achievement Award winner; Susan Hellmann, Chief Executive Officer of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, as an additional Lifetime Achievement Award winner; and revolutionary products from companies as diverse as Apple, Google, and Arm & Hammer.
Contact Capitola Media for all of your live event production needs.
Here’s Capitola Media working with l-inc design last week to produce the Mill Valley Film Festival trailer:
We shot with the Canon EOS 5D.
We provide complete audio visual and video documentation services at this awesome annual event for the Wildlife Conservation Network. This group works around the globe in an effort to save endangered species. Here’s a still photo from the event. This conservationist is trying to save a dwindling tiger population of just 250 animals in the jungles of India.
Here’s some clean design work and pre-press for a large-scale printing project for Zilog’s tradeshow presence. Owned by IXYS, Zilog is a specialty chip manufacturer in Silicon Valley.
David Kelly, Co-Founder and CEO of IDEO, discusses how the really big challenges of the 21st century can be solved through innovation and the “fact” that everyone is creative.
Talent (under the mic), crew (in T-shirts), client (with a drink), one silk (one on standby), sound gear (foreground), two 5-Ds (only one visible), a couple of rattlesnakes (out near the oil derricks) and 105 degrees in the shade. For corporate interviews for Occidental Petroleum and Towers Watson shot in Bakersfield and Long Beach California.
Here’s a screen grab from a spoof video for BNP Paribas and Bank of the West for a live event in the East Bay. Recoginize Austin Powers? Elizabeth Hurley is sitting in the convertible to the left of this frame…
We shot and edited this viral video for Fox Interactive Media and Universal Studios. Shot in Los Angeles, posted in San Francisco, this was to help promote Universal’s “Scorpion King 2” film release. We riffed on “The Office.” How’s that for a crazy mix of elements.