Web Video for Your Business

Web Video for Your Business

Web Video For Your Business Web video is something that many business leaders have embraced. Have you been thinking about producing a web video for yourself or your business? Green Screen Green screen is the red hot ticket right now. It’s perfect for people who...
Safety Tips for Mountain Biking Adventurers

Safety Tips for Mountain Biking Adventurers

Safety Tips for Mountain Biking Adventurers Cycling has never been more popular, both for the cost-conscious and environmentally friendly commuters and for thrill-seeking off-road adventurers who want to ride somewhere and capture footage of breath-taking vistas....
Swiss Army Knife Adventures

Swiss Army Knife Adventures

Swiss Army Knife Adventures Origin Story Mark presented me with a brand-new Swiss Army knife one Valentine’s Day early in our relationship, because we both loved hiking, backpacking, and opening bottles of beer and wine. Little did I know how many wild and...
Caribou, Me and You

Caribou, Me and You

Caribou, Me and You Gypsies in a Camper It was 1986 when my lover, Mark Schulze (now my husband), and I decided to sell or give away all our earthly possessions and travel around the United States and Canada for the next nine months in a small camper. We bestowed our...
Landfill Operations Video

Landfill Operations Video

Landfill Operations Video Before producing an award-winning landfill operations video about two local landfills, I thought the town dump was a big stinking pile of garbage far from human view. When Allied Waste Services (Now Republic) called on us to create a video...
Mountain Biking Videos

Mountain Biking Videos

Mountain Biking Videos The first Mountain Biking Video we produced was “The Great Mountain Biking Video” in 1987. North American Journey In 1986, my partner, Mark Schulze and I briefly “retired” from our video production business.  We cruised...
Video Interviews

Video Interviews

Video interviews are fun! Most corporate video productions depend on good interviews. And the video producer can elicit what we like to call the “perfect sound bite.” Where to Collect Corporate Interviews Many companies take advantage of conventions and...
Integrity is Not a Four-Letter Word

Integrity is Not a Four-Letter Word

Integrity The topic of “Integrity” arose the other day when two companies displayed the very meaning of it in two opposite ways. Nay On Friday morning the owner of Company “A” – let’s call it “Off-the-Mark Productions”...
Homeless American Veterans

Homeless American Veterans

Homeless American Veterans Sleep On Our Streets Tonight Remember the Iraq War when most vehicles in America sported a little yellow “Support Our Troops,” ribbon? When the troops returned home, many became homeless. Consequently, one terrible statistic is that nearly...
Get Publicity for your Business

Get Publicity for your Business

How to get publicity for your business One of the main ways I go out and get publicity for our video production company, Crystal Pyramid Productions, is this. I take my camera with me everywhere I go, and I document just about everything I do. It’s a small...