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6 New York Emmy® Award Nominations

The Crystal Pix produced documentary Signs of the Time has been nominated for 6 New York State Emmy® Awards! Nominations were announced on February 6 ,2013. Crystal Pix is very excited that Signs of the Time has been nominated in the following categories: Documentary Director: Post-Production Writer: Program Photographer: Program Editor: Program Musical Composition/Arrangement The [...]

Sound Designing the Addys

“Extraordinary starts from nothing, and takes everything.” What does nothing sound like? What does extraordinary sound like? Wouldn’t it be cool to write the music using only the dialogue from the script? When Crystal Pix producer/director Don Casper approached me about creating a custom music track for the opening video to the 2012 Addy Awards these [...]

Widescreen like you’ve never seen it before.

Back in the day, there was 4×3, then HD came along with 16×9 widescreen for home entertainment, of course there was always Cinemascope widescreen used in theaters to showcase panaoramic shots used in many spaghetti westerns… But for the Addy Awards presentation in 2012, Crystal Pix teamed up with the creative minds at StormFrog to [...]

Signs of the Time To Be Broadcast Across The Country

Signs of the Time makes its North American broadcast premiere starting this spring on public television stations across the country. Produced in high-definition by Crystal Pix, Inc. of Fairport, New York, the film has enjoyed critical acclaim at film festivals across North America and has received “Best Documentary” awards five times. Signs of the Time [...]