May 14th, 2013
Crew West and Sat West spent four days in Las Vegas working for Bloomberg Television at the SALT Conference. All the top hedge fund managers attended this event. Crew West set up all the lights, and provided the cameras, while Sat West was there to uplink the event. It was a three camera production using our state-of-the-art motion control dolly system. Bloomberg’s Director of Operations and producer Jason Holterhaus who was also the technical director used our switcher for switching the event live on site.
April 15th, 2013
Crew West makes an appearance in Cannes, France at the annual Miptv content market which showcases producers, buyers, sellers, financers and distributers of entertainment content. Project Development Manager Les Rogers made the trip for us to meet representatives from our VIP client list CJ Powercast and to showcase some of our services. Time-lapse photography was the main content and service we brought to this global event, but we also pitched our television crewing, satellite trucks, and stock footage website, www.stockvideovault.com.
November 9th, 2012
Crew West and Sat West spent two days in Tucson working for NBC News covering the Jared Loughner sentencing for NBC Nightly News and the Today Show. The network hired two crews from us for coverage on Thursday, then had those crews do a pair of live shots for The Today Show on Friday. One crew worked with Coorespondent Miguel Almaguer as he was live from the Federal Courthouse, while another crew did a live talkback with Mark Kelly (Gabby Gifford’s husband) from a hotel.