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Jim Ellis picked up a camera in September 2004 to help honor a friend who passed away. After a decade of filmmaking, his body of higher purpose work is inspiring, uplifting, transcendent. His promotional work for businesses and non-profit organizations is impeccable, thorough and professional. He offers his filming and editing services to the public.
- Business Promotional DVDs – Promotions / Introductions for a business’ website or for DVD distribution. Can be loaded on YouTube
- Documentaries – Poignant presentations for topics of higher purpose, created with journalistic styling
- Special Events – Documentation of weddings, ceremonies, special events
- LifeTimes– a professionally sculpted “This Is Your Life” with a journalistic life-story article, scanned-in photos, video footage, music background, narrative prose, and quotes from friends, siblings, coworkers and loved ones. A perfect anniversary, birthday or holiday gift, LifeTimes encapsulates and celebrates a life in a way that truly honors that someone special in your life.
- Legacy Memorials – Memorial presentations for a respectful funeral service.
- Digitally recording in High Definition
- Scanning and retouching of photos with Photoshop
- Uploading of old VHS footage
- Video Editing
- Creative use of titles, music and narration background
- Deliverable DVD or digital movie / slide show / website files
- Vimeo or YouTube Uploading
- Using Panasonic AG-HVX200A camera
- Sennheiser wireless microphones
- Lowel Lights – 3-point lighting (2 500w, 1 100w L-light)
- Smooth fluid-head tripod for clean and clear panning shots
- Editing on Final Cut Pro
- Output using DVD Studio Pro