• No Justice, No Peace

    by / June 9, 2020 /

    MixedHype—videographer, photographer, editor, and all-around good dude—took to Minneapolis and St. Paul to capture the protests that have unfolded in the wake of George Floyd's murder. 

    It beautifully documents the tens of thousands who have raised their voices, fists, and concerns to demand justice for George Floyd and are calling for systemic change to racist policing in this country.

    Got three minutes? Good. Here it i[Read More]

  • Video Production is Back. Here Are Some Safety Guidelines.

    by / May 19, 2020 /

    Proper Studios is implementing a new COVID-19 plan in order to safely get back to video productions in Minnesota.

    Starting on May 18, Minnesota governor Tim Waltz has now allowed non-critical businesses to reopen yet still requires that groups of people be limited to 10 people or less. This means that if a film production were to take place it would have to be limited in scope and crew with safety as a priority.

    While larger productions may easily break that limit we are prepa[Read More]

  • Credo Nonfiction Gets Some Major Cred

    by / May 12, 2020 /

    Credo Nonfiction received a nomination for a James Beard Award in the Visual & Technical Achievement category for their Taste of Place series alongside Netflix’s Chef’s Table and Street Food. It’s the second nomination and would be the second award for the company after they won Best Documentary in 2016 for their feature film The Starfish Throwers, which they have made free to stream during the pandemic. 

    The content studio also [Read More]

  • Solve Launches Integrated Campaign For Raymond James

    by / March 18, 2020 /

    Financial Services Firm Leverages Its Dedication To Individual Client Aspirations

    Solve is breaking new work this week for financial services firm Raymond James. The integrated effort showcases the company’s and its advisors’ commitment to understanding and serving the unique needs of clients.

    The work extends the brand’s “Life Well Planned” campaign, featuring unique individuals and the ways they are living out their lives. Whether it’s a successful CFO t[Read More]

  • The Show Is Tonight

    by / February 28, 2020 /

    Welcome to The Show 2020!

    Wait…what is The Show 2020?
    It is where, for a few short hours, advertising paints the insensate Escherian madhouse that is our universe with a thin coat of meaning and purpose.
    Also people drink beer.

    The doors will be thrown open at 7 p.m. All will be seated in the auditorium, rapturously awaiting the announcement of the gold winners, at 9 p.m. This award ceremony has celebrated our community’s achievements in crea[Read More]

  • Paul Irmiter Teams Up with Matt Wilson & His Orchestra

    by / February 8, 2020 /

    Local shutterbug Paul Irmiter chipped in for photography and music video direction for Matt Wilson & His Orchestra’s first single from their forthcoming “When I was a Writer” album. Matt Wilson describes his latest endeavor as "a banjo-harp-gentle-rockin-happy machine ... the music has a lot of light in it. We try to play beautiful songs from all eras.

    Like what you hear? Get more here. Like what you see? Put your peepers on [Read More]