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What is real? And what is hocus pocus (otherwise known in the video world as special effects)? The graphics department here at Crystal Pix was recently challenged with creating a video to sell a concept before it existed in reality. The concept: mall kiosks displaying full motion graphic advertisements and an interactive map; the reality: [...]
Wow, what a day! It was July 30th, 2013 and we had the great pleasure of shooting a commercial for the NY Apple Association featuring soccer superstar Abby Wambach. The theme of the spot was “homegrown in New York State”; perfect for NY apples and for the Rochester, NY native. The spot features several kids [...]
…Signs of the Time for Best Documentary at the 56th Annual New York Emmy® Awards gala held on Sunday, April 14th in New York City. In a night full of glitz and glamour, we settled in to enjoy the evening with hopes running high, but with determination to savor the moment regardless of the outcome. [...]
A helmet cam rig built for an upcoming shoot where the shot needs to be from the point-of-view of the actor. The shot also requires the actor to use his hands to interact with the shot. The inspiration for this rig came from the following video.
Taking advantage of a high-resolution digital cinema workflow doesn’t mean you have to travel far. In Upstate New York, just outside of Rochester, locally owned Crystal Pix has made significant investments to upgrade its camera and post-finishing gear that provide optimal lens to final master solutions for 4K RED RAW productions. RED cameras have quickly [...]