Keyframe, A Division of Daktronics has recently provided production assistance for Track Time, The Florida Sportsman & Shallow Water Angler and recently completed a 20 week run producing and editing the Black Family Channel's weekly program, College Sports Desk. Keyframe would also like to welcome Marc Battaglia as it's new creative director. Battaglia joins Keyframe from Fox Sports Net (FSN) where he led the award-winning creative department for both FSN Florida and Sun Sports. Welcome Marc! www.keyframe.com.
Magnolia Post Inc. is nearing completion on a graphics package for the PGA's 90th Anniversary Show to be aired on CBS in April. They recently completed a new round of spots for Taco Cabana. Non broadcast projects include the 24p Hi Definition conforming and effects for the movie "Real Premonition" and an in-house video presentation for Morton Plant Hospital. Upcoming projects include a thirty minute infomercial for Hulk Hogan's Ultimate Grill (to be shot in HD) and another half hour HBO show for the Tarver vs. Hopkins Fight. www.magnoliapost.com
Naked Eye Editorial posted several commercial campaigns recently including spots for Beef 'O' Brady's, Sonny's Bar-B Q, Ferman Motor Cars, Badcock Furniture and a highly stylized spot for City Place Condominiums in Sarasota. Corporate work included marketing videos for Outback Steakhouse, Carrabba's and Bonefish Grill for Foo Dog Productions and an interactive DVD project for Media Entertainment's "The Directors" series. www.nakedeye.com
Tampa Digital Studios has been selected to edit for forty-five "Two Guys Garage" shows (Speed Channel) produced by Brenton Productions. They completed thirty promos for Home Shopping Network's Italian Bath & Body product line and also recently completed several spots featuring yoga guru Rodney Yee, for City Mattress. TDS was recently chosen by YPB&R to create and produce spots for the St. Petersburg/Clearwater CVB and finished editorial (pro bono) for the Tampa office of America's Second Harvest. www.tampadigital.com
Tri-Dimensional Animation Studios won 5 National Telly awards for their CGI productions. "The Lion's Den" episode of the "Story Teller Café" series for the Christian Broadcast Network won 4 of the awards, with silver being awarded for animation. Their 5th Telly was awarded for the animation of Seroptyx's corporate branding. The company has just completed architectural renderings for "Ovation Luxury Condos" in St. Petersburg and finished an animation for Manana Marketing's corporate branding. Production has just started on a television commercial for local transit authority PSTA. http://www.tridstudios.com
Spectrum Post + Production has just wrapped production on two thirty-second animated, national TV spots for WellCare Health Plans. The spots incorporate 2D character animation interacting with 3D environmental objects. Spectrum has also completed a television campaign for Lord & Lasker client, Cox Communications. Shot around Tampa on Panasonic Varicam HD, the spots offer a humorous take on good reasons to stay inside this summer and just watch TV. http://www.spectrumproductions.tv/
Shooting Stars Post, Inc., located in Tampa is an Interactive Communications Studio for Film and Video Production and Editing, 2-D and 3-D Animations, CD-Rom, DVD, Corporate Communications & Training, Marketing Communications, Sales Support Tools, Public and Governmental Communications. Shooting Stars, specializing in broadcast entertainment and interactive media solutions, is a recognized leader in producing messages through the dynamic media of video & film, CD-ROM, DVD, Rich Media and the Web. www.sspmedia.com.
Media Mix: Meets the second Thursday of the month from 5p-8p at Bar Louie, International Plaza. http://www.mediamixtampabay.com/
Tampa Film Network: This is a new orgnization and meeting times are TBD. To learn more visit http://www.popgunpictures.com/.
Tampa Film Review: Meets the second Friday of the month at the International Bazaar, 1600 E. 8th Avenue in the Centro Ybor Complex in Ybor City. the next meeting is Friday, May 12th at 8pm. www.1dayfilms.com
Media Professionals: Meets the second Tuesday of each month.
FMPTA: Meets the third Wednesday of each month. http://www.fmpta.org/