Camera Crew Safety Tips
Oct
Tips

Camera Crew Safety Tips | Capturing Wildfire Footage

Camera Crew Safety Tips | Capturing Wildfire Footage | Tragedy strikes once again as voracious wildfires inundate California. Northern and Southern California fire department officials are urging a mandatory evacuation for residents in the affected areas. As a camera operator covering this breaking news, it is imperative to abide by the appropriate safety precautions when…

Makeup Artist - Jaycie Ganek
Oct
Tips

Makeup Artist – Jaycie Ganek | Friday Feature

Makeup Artist – Jaycie Ganek | Friday Feature | Ever think about how much goes into putting on a flawless shoot? It takes a village! And the people responsible for making the subjects on camera look so flawless at all times are our incredibly talented makeup artists at Assignment Desk! We spoke with Chicago makeup…

Documentary Video Camera Crew
Oct
Corporate

Documentary Video Camera Crew | Marsha Hunt – Interview

Documentary Video Camera Crew | Marsha Hunt – Interview | Citizen’s Kane, Taxi Driver, and Psycho. What do all these noteworthy films have in common? All were graced with the magical, musical touch of Bernard Herrmann, one of the film industry’s most notable and reputable composers.  Assignment Desk’s Los Angeles DP, Braden Barty, sat down…

Commercial and Corporate Video Production
Oct
Corporate

Commercial and Corporate Video Production

Commercial and Corporate Video Production | Before social media, corporate video production was mostly used for shooting commercials. This traditional form of marketing does not allow for direct interaction with customers.  Corporate video production can take many forms. Corporate videos are shot prior to the final piece being viewed. This is unlike sports and news…

Friday Feature | Ron Kolumbus
Oct
Uncategorized

Friday Feature | Ron Kolumbus | Assignment Desk

Friday Feature Ron Kolumbus | Creating and capturing signature images – Ron Kolumbus is a freelance videographer and director of photography with over twenty-five years of experience in the film and television industry. Residing in Toronto Canada, Kolumbus capitalizes on any freelance opportunity from Toronto to Ottawa and worldwide. Education: Kolumbus began his education at Ryerson…