URL: ACUTE FOCUS PRODUCTIONS
(See VIDEO CREWS/CINEMATIOGRAPHERS/DPs)
Acute Focus Productions will work with you to make sure your video
production is completed on time with the highest standards in mind.
We shoot for broadcast, corporate, advertising, as well as video for
the web in the Chicago area and nationally.
Single camera and multi- camera projects from run and gun style shoots to talking heads,
a full range of camera formats from standard definition DV cam to high definition shoots.
We also offer professional editing services along with animations.
3832 North Monticello
Amazing Media, Inc. provides high quality video content creation for agencies,
PR firms and corporate marketing groups.
We offer our award winning concept to completion video production services
to clients needing to communicate a message cost effectively.
• Television Commercials
• Promotional/Sales Videos
• Training Videos
• POP/Sizzle Videos
• DVD Bonus Content
• Internet Video Delivery
• Motion Graphics/Animation
• Call or email for a demo DVD
Director of Photography
1601 Simpson St.
Evanston, IL 60201
Brella is a digital strategy and production company.
• Social media
Chicago-area based, in-house expertise, with 23 years of experience.
4809 N. Ravenswood #217
CONTACT: [email protected]
Animation and Special Effects for commercials, features & educational films
Sean Henry – Executive Producer
Wayne Brejcha -Creative Director
Sales Rep: Lauren McNamara – 312-222-1208
54 West Hubbard, Suite 501
Chicago, IL 60654
URL: CAP GUN
EMAIL: [email protected]
CONTACT: Matt Abramson/ Executive Producer
78 E. Washington St. #108
Chicago, IL 60602
CONTACT: Rich Moskal
Rich Moskal, Director
Betsey Grais, Deputy Director
Yolanda Arias, Project Coordinator
Beckie Stocchetti, Local & Independent Initiatives
John Hundrieser, Policy Analyst
Eusebio Cunningham, Office Assistant
E-FAX – 866-336-9840
Cell – 773-485-8045
LA – 323/515-2967
58th National Primetime Emmy Nominated Jib Camera Operator.
Owner / Operator of Jimmy Jib Arm.
Cinematographer / Videographer / LIVE Broadcast Camera Operator
ABC, NBC, CBS, FOX, PBS, ESPN, HBO Sports
NBC Late Night With Conan O’Brien (Chicago and San Francisco tours)
CBS Sports (Golf 2002-2004 Masters & PGA Championship ; 2015 – present MASTERS)
ESPN, TBS, Comedy Central,
Nickelodeon Teen Choice Awards, MTV.
Oprah’s Surprise Spectacular for ABC & Harpo @ United Center.
International Election WORLD POOL FEED coverage in Chicago Grant Park 2008
(ABC provided pool feed) and again in 2012 Chicago, McCormick Place
(CNN Provided pool feed for world)
NBC Peacock Productions & Discovery Channel
Jib Camera Operator for “Countdown to Skyscraper Live From Chicago”
and “Skyscraper Live With Nik Wallenda”
MLB Network World Series 2016, NBC Steve Harvey Show
The Elm Square Building
110 East Schiller, Suite 303
Elmhurst, Il 60126
We are focused on engaging your employees, enhancing your sales effectiveness or training,
and marketing your products.We do all that with our wildly creative staff —
and by deploying the bleeding edge of the latest whiz-bang hardware and software.
We provide creative development and pre-production consulting.
We can conduct and capture your corporate interviews, technical processes,
products, trade shows and presentations.
And we edit everything together in a contemporary, audience-mind-blowing style.
URL: DRAGIN, STEVE
(SEE : VIDEO/FILM CREWS – SHOOTING STAR PRODUCTIONS, INC.)
720 South Clinton
Oak Park, IL
Stacey Wales Evenson
Educational online media
VISIONS OF LIGHT, INC.
Director of Photography Mobile 630-306-8244
Narrative, Commercial, Web, Documentary, Television, Concerts
• Red Weapon Dragon, Sony PMW-F55, Canon C300 MKII
• Zeiss CP2 Primes & CZ.2 Zooms, Canon & Nikon Still Lenses
• Sony 17” OLED, Panasonic 17″ & 8″, TV Logic 5.6″, Cine-tal 24″ Monitors
• Audio packages featuring Sound Devices, Schoeps, Comtek & Lectrosonics
• Lighting featuring Kino Flo’s, K5600, Arri & Mole Richardson
• 1 Ton & 2.5 Ton Grip/ Electric Van Packages
• Porta-Jib Traveler, Slider, Dana Dolly, CP200 Production Radios, Honda Generators.
• Clients Include: United Airlines, Budweiser, National Geographic, Disney, ESPN, Big 10 Network, TBS, Thermos, Hyatt Hotels, Nintendo, Miller Lite, Illinois Tourism
Los Angeles, CA
Feature Camera Operator / Commercial Director of Photography
123 Des Plaines,
Forest Park, IL
CONTACT: Jimmy Jib Owner/Operator
Camera Packages available. VIDEOGRAPHER/CAMERA OPERATOR
Now shooting P2HD with the Panasonic HPX-500 and the Sony FS-700
including a set of Canon primes. Specializing in ENG, EFP, Multi-Camera Events
and Steadicam/CamMate/Jimmyjib operation for Entertainment, Sports,
Corporate & Industrial Projects.
Owner/Operator of complete Betacam DVCam Shooting Package for your ENG or field production needs. Have Camera Will Travel! Member IBEW 1220 & NABET 41
945 E. Kenilworth Avenue, Palatine, Illinois 60074
DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY H.D./FILM + AERIAL CINEMATOGRAPHY
• Assisting Producers with “QUALITY & PRODUCTION VALUE” for over 25 years.
• Crafting Images: On Location / In Studio / On-the-Water / In the Air.
• Experience…which translates to a professional job and an effective message!
• Satisfying Production Needs both large & small – Striving for Excellence every day.
• Corporate Image – Commercials – Documentary – Music – Fashion – Aerial Cinematography
MORE (attention to detail) + GREATER (range of experience) = HIGHER QUALITY (delivered)!
URL: HOLZMAN, MARK
(SEE : PRODUCTION COMPANIES/STUDIOS – NATIONAL VIDEO DOCUMENTORS)
690 Lincoln Road, Miami, FL.
100 West Randolph#3-400
Christine Dudley – Managing Director
State Agency established to encourage, coordinate & assist motion picture,
TV, commercial & video tape production in Illinois.
Free assistance in all areas of pre-production, production & post-production services
10457 W. Liberty Ct.
Beach Park IL 60099-3733
Richard Izui – Director (DGA member)
Daniel Izui – Director & Editor
H.D. commercial, corporate and documentary production
Editing and motion graphics
1446 North Wells Street/Chicago 60610
(SEE – MEDIA INC. – PRODUCTION COMPANIES/STUDIOS)
327 North Aberdeen Street/Suite 201
Chad Hutson / Executive Producer
Jason White / Executive Creative Director
Leviathan is a design-driven studio that creates visual experiences
for broadcast, online and physical installations.
657 West Lake Street
Matt Russell – Producer/Creative Director
Paul Bieschke – DP/Director
Mark Price – Editor/Graphic Designer
HD Video Production – Post – Multimedia
2D/3D Animation – Graphic Design
1446 North Wells Street
CREATIVE VIDEO FOR PROMOTION, SALES, TRAINING
1327 W. Washington/Suite 103
Chicago, IL 60607
• Directors and Producers of Award-Winning Broadcast Documentaries,
Commercial Spots and Corporate Marketing Videos
• 31 Years of Experience. We’ve shot around the world, from the White House to Mumbai, India
• Our recent documentary, “Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise,” premiered at the 2016 Sundance Film Festival
& won awards at AFI, Boulder, Cinetopia
• Recent broadcast credits: PBS “American Masters,” CBS “60 Minutes,” OWN “Super Soul Sunday,”
Big Ten Network, ESPN
• Producer/Director – BOB HERCULES
D.P.’s – KEITH WALKER & MIKE SWANSON, Production Manager – LISA POOLER
2133 W. Wilson Ave.
Since 1982, companies nationwide have come to rely on NVD
for seasoned corporate & broadcast crews at affordable rates.
4K, XDCAM & P2 HD cameras, multi-cam/live switch packages.
Specialists at recording live presentations w/PowerPoint slides.
In-house and on-location editing with Adobe Creative Cloud.
Check our website for gear, services, demo reel and “5 Good
Reasons to Choose NVD for Your Next Video Production”.
Production- 3144 W. Carroll Ave. Suite 200
Chicago, IL 60612 312-624-9292
Post- 900 N. Franklin Suite 850
Chicago, IL 60610
LA- 672 S. LaFayette Park Place #44
Los Angeles, CA 90057 213-382-6331
E-MAIL: [email protected]
“A creative hybrid studio headed by a seasoned core of artists and producers, incorporating
the latest in production, post production, 3D, visual effects and design technologies.”
Alec Pinkston (Chicago),
Elizabeth Collins (LA) [email protected]
Lisa Burke [email protected]
Seth Henrikson, Jeremy Kasten, Enda McCallion, Fred Raimondi,
Joe Maxwell, Moh Azima, Greg Hinchman, Adam Paul, James Mann
Chris Shegich, Steve Morrison
URL: ORR PRODUCTIONS, LTD., ROB
CONTACT: Rob Orr – Producer/Director/Cameraman
FILM AND VIDEO : Production/Post Production. LONG FORMAT : industrial, public relations and documentary
p3 mediaworks is a full-service production company in Chicago.
We levy creativity, knowledge and craft to tell stories with impact.
Serving clients across the world and in our own backyard, we know media works.
– Concept visualization
– On-site Production
– Studio Production
1437 West Grand Ave.
Chicago IL 60642
– Online Video DOUBLED
– FOR THE FIRST TIME – more video was viewed ONLINE than on TV s
Award Winning Content for ALL Screen Sizes
In house Facilities for HD Production
Single Camera – Multi Camera – Complete Post-Production
Talented Creative Services – True To Your Message
Check out our clips at productioncraft.com
70 West Erie
4 th Fl.
Chicago, IL 60654
Protokulture is a full-service, post-production facility
focusing on design, 2D and 3D animation, and visual effects.
We partner with commercial and broadcast network communities
on national advertising campaigns, branding solutions, digital content
and all around high-end effective visual communication
Contact: John Michaels
6716 West Raven Street
Chicago, IL 60631
211 West Wayne Street
Fort Wayne IN 46802
URL: PUNCH FILMS
Emmy Award winning
Creative – Direction – Production and Post
Experienced Red Camera cinematography and motion graphic design
Our team is a trusted partner for broadcast companies, ad agencies,
corporations and non-profits.
We understand the challenges creative directors and agency producers face
and have the skills to make their ideas work.
Our easy, collaborative style assists corporations and marketing directors by providing
creative concepts for entertaining, meaningful content and effective storytelling
that connects with target audiences.
John Cuneo, Derek Devine, Portley Colwell and Christine Taylor
Project Manager: Heather Smith
CONTACT: Radio Bob Monachino
Take a load off. Relax. Chill at the Resort and let Radio Bob pamper you and your audio projects.
Four-Star award-winning audio and radio is easier than you think.
Your time at RADIO BOB RESORT AND SPA includes:
o Voice Talent Casting Pools – including Chicago, NY and LA
o Full-Service Audio Production for Radio, TV and Video Projects
o Creative Writing Therapy
o Gentle Script Massage
o Sound Wave Therapy
o Copy Toning and Stretching
o Personal Follow Up and Care Program
o Plus Clients Always Eat FREE!
1100 West Cermak Suite 121
Chicago, IL 60608
HD VARICAM P2 • HD/EDITING • GRAPHICS • AUDIO HD PROTOOLS • CREATIVE
3 Avid Symphony rooms / HD Pro-Tools & Sound booth / Insert stage
Concept to completion, Hourly rates or per project flat rates.
Winner of 6 Chicago Emmys awards,
TV commercials, radio commercials, Infomercials, documentaries, training videos,
public service announcements (PSA’s),corporate videos , educational videos,
Live streaming, English & Spanish.
Audio services: Recording, Mixing and Mastering. Pro-Tools HD3 Accel with Waves,
SSL4000, Focusrite Forte, Digidesign & Waves Plug-ins, Westlake & Adam S3A Midfields monitors.
Veteran Owned and Hubzone Business Enterprise.
City & State Certifications: MBE, DBE.
Creative Director: Hector Perez
Recording Engineer: Don Griffin
Senior Editor: Charlie Celenza
Motion Graphics: Dan Perez
4 Court of Island Point
Northbrook, IL 60062
TV • COMMERCIAL • CONTENT
Story Telling through emotional imagery.
Americana with a slice of life and sense of reality.
Dogs and Cats and even Tigers.
Health Care and pharmaceutical with a sense of style.
Performance driven Dialogue and working with Real People.
Collaborate with a full service production company or hire the freelance
Directorial talents of Mark Schimmel.
843 W. Randolph Street
Chicago, IL 60607
169 Pier Avenue
Santa Monica, CA 90405
Emmy Award-winning producer/director/cinematographer specializing in short and feature documentary.
Recent credits include: Kartemquin Films “America to Me (Story Director),”
Showtime “Prison Fighters (Executive Producer),” PBS/ESPN “The Street Stops Here,”
ESPN Films “Shaq and Dale,” “Goose,” ESPN/ABC “2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil,”
Big Ten Network “Unbeaten: The Life of Brook Berringer,” “Tiebreaker,” “The Journey,
Big Ten Football and Basketball,” ESPN/ABC, NFL Network, CNN, Bloomberg Television,
PGA Tour Entertainment, Madison Square Garden Network, MLB Productions
Owner/operator of 4K HD camera packages Sony FS 5, FS 7, Panasonic P2 and Canon C-300 cameras.
Diva, LED, Mole Richardson lighting packages with Chimeras.
4 Lectrosonics and Sennheiser wireless audio packages with Sennheiser 416 boom and mixer.
Travato Jib, slider, Matte box and filters.
Experienced and dependable crews ready to travel anywhere around the world.
Broadcast, Entertainment, News, Sports, Documentary, Industrial, Corporate, Live Multi-Cam & Table Top.
IBEW Local 1220 & NABET Local 41 union member
1644 North Honore Suite 200
Our multimedia expertise includes:
VIDEO – script, shoot, edit, motion graphics, after-effects
WEB – interface design, flash animation, flash video, database and apps
DVD – production, encoding, motion menus, packaging
PRINT – design, identity, collateral and packaging
Suspect 7 is a Chicago-based video animation boutique. Our goal is to find the story in even the simplest
of ideas, then bring it to life with skilled hands and fertile minds. We do everything from commercials
to book trailers, web videos to branded content.
• Motion Graphics
• 2D Animation
• 3D Animation