Exploring a Paychex MicroSite

Recently, Paychex came to us with an idea for a video that needed to play within a new microsite that they were launching.  Actually, it was 3 videos, 2 of which needed to play simultaneously. The first video was a short introduction video that required 1 shot only … a man in a chair sitting [...]

World Class Film Festival with a Small Town Charm

They definitely know how to do it right at the Rome International Film Festival, about an hour and a half outside of Atlanta.  Jim Hughes and I spent two wonderful days getting to know the people and the rich history of Rome, GA, a vibrant small city in the middle of several colleges in the [...]

Birthday at the Ad Council Golf Tournament

The Crystal Pix crew recently participated in the Advertising Council of Rochester’s annual fundraising golf tournament on August 18th. After just having completed my rookie season on the team, this was the first time I was able to attend the tournament… Anne, Rob, Jim Hughes, and I all played together on a team against Ray, [...]

Signs of the Time Goes to Iowa

  Corn … miles and miles of corn.  The plane’s 200 feet off the ground and I still see corn.  Yeah, you guessed it.  There’s a lot of corn in Iowa. But anyways, our documentary, Signs of the Time hit the road with it’s first out of New York State film festival, the Hardacre Film [...]

Coming Home Shorts Contest

Crystal Pix worked with the High Falls Film Festival in Rochester, NY to produce this video featuring Rochester’s Mayor unveiling a short film competition. For any and all that are interested…visit: www.rochestersmoviefest.com Go make a film… there might be a thousand smackers in it for you!

Rochester High Falls International Film Festival

Back in May, our first independent feature documentary, Signs of the Time,  played at the Rochester High Falls International Film Festival (www.rochestermoviefest.com). It was a very interesting and eye-opening experience for me. First of all, it was great to showcase our film in my hometown of Rochester, NY. But secondly, the theme of the film [...]