Startup Event Videography

One of our talented friends who offers event organization services Greg Gioia called us up to film an event for a start up event in San Francisco. He needed one videographer to film one-hour PowerPoint presentation and a speaker on stage, and film the before and after reception and mingling of the 100 or so people attending. This event is for a corporation called Counsyl.

Counsyl is a tech company involved in genetic testing in pregnancy. They develop technologies that make it affordable for anyone. At the company event, they gave a presentation to train or inform other employees and business partners about their newest technology and discoveries.

Before and after the presentation, Continue reading “Startup Event Videography”

Fashion Show at The Academy for Salon Professionals

We were lucky to receive a call again in March, a couple of months after producing their promo video,  from the Academy to film their fashion show event at the school location in Santa Clara. They usually organize semester or quarterly portfolio shows for the newly graduated students to showcase their work and demonstrate their abilities by participating on a fashion show.

The production was a two-camera operation: one on steadycam and another camera on monopod for b-roll and environmental shots. We had to cover preparation, hair and make up before the show at the back, long lines outside and registration at the front as the guests were offered refreshments and programs. The portfolio and interviews were first in the program which took about an hour as friends and family sat along the runway. Industry professionals who were invited Continue reading “Fashion Show at The Academy for Salon Professionals”

Hollywood Comedian Eddie Griffin shows support for San Jose’s Festival of India

C Sharp Video Productions is proud to have offered its talents to San Jose’s Festival of India, a large celebration of India’s rich culture and heritage that was held in August. Through our media and videography expertise, we were able to provide support for a celebration of of one of the largest cultural demographics in the Bay Area. This in mind, it is always an honor when a member of
Hollywood circles joins and supports local organizations to foster good will. The Festival of India was honored by the support of Hollywood comedian Eddie Griffin. Griffin, most known for his work in Malcom & Eddie (1996), Undercover Brother (2002) and
Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo (1999), was born in Kansas City, Missouri and began as a standup comedian before finding work in film. Griffin proudly stepped on stage of the beautiful California Theater in Downtown San Jose to say a few words regarding his support Continue reading “Hollywood Comedian Eddie Griffin shows support for San Jose’s Festival of India”

Festival of India 2014 Highlight Video

C Sharp Video Productions is proud to have contributed it’s skills and expertise in live event videography to cover the 5th Annual Festival of India, which was held in August. From a small organization of five thousand people, the festival has garnered attention from its host city of San Jose, CA, and has even expanded its activities beyond the South Bay, hosting a parade in the city of Fremont, CA.

There were several highlights to this year’s festival. The involvement of San Jose politicians in recognition of the festival was something to behold. San Jose Mayor Chuck Reed made a statement in honor of the festival, stating that many of Continue reading “Festival of India 2014 Highlight Video”

RAW San Jose Official Videographer

Raw San Jose 2014 Promo

For two years since 2012, we have been filming for an art exhibit organized by RAW San Jose, a branch of the non-profit organization rawartists.org based in Los Angeles. RAW San Jose opened their doors to offer a spot for local artists in the South Bay to exhibit and sell their work to the local community.

As artists ourselves, we support organizations that give the artists of our time a chance to shine. It also gives people a chance to bring out the artists from within. Continue reading “RAW San Jose Official Videographer”