Cool Guys in Slow Motion

Jeff StolhandCommercials, Production

Why does everything look better in slow motion? Running. Jumping. Sweating. It all just looks so cool when you slow it down. This spot for WebGem was a blast to shoot. Lensed by Andrew Barrera and directed by Jeff Stolhand & Zane Rutledge, “The Game of Our Lives” recently picked up a Telly Award. And why not? Sometimes you just … Read More

Changing Lives One Drop at a Time

Jeff StolhandCommercials, Production, Writing

Allergies. If you live in Austin then you definitely know about allergies. When I moved here years ago someone asked me. “Do you ever get cedar fever?” I said, “no.” “Don’t worry.” They answered. “You will.” Boy, were they right. A few years later and wham! It just hits you.  Allergies in this town cause a lot of stress for … Read More

Happy New Year!

Jeff StolhandCommercials, Film Transfer, Just for Fun, Music Video, Production

It’s a Wrap on 2013… Roll Camera on 2014! At Expressions in Video we are lucky to work with so many wonderful friends, clients and partners. Oftentimes the lines between those three categories blur. Clients become friends, partners become friends, and so on.  In 2013, a lot of fun things happened for both us and our friends and clients. Texas actress, Mary … Read More

The Art of Collaboration Part 3: The Finished Product

Jeff StolhandCommercials, Post Production

The Game is Our Lives – WebGem 60 Second Spot A few weeks ago I posted about the importance of client collaboration when creating a TV commercial, web commercial or corporate video. Expressions in Video recently finished post production on two versions of a high impact commercial for our client WebGem and I wanted to share the finished product.   This … Read More

The Art of Collaboration Part 2: Client Collaboration

Jeff StolhandCommercials, Post Production, Production

Client Collaboration I mentioned in the last blog post that Expressions in Video has many creative partners. But there is one creative partner that I didn’t mention: the client. As an Austin video production company tasked with bringing ideas to life, we work with many talented people. These talented people include cinematographers, set designers, storyboard artists and many others. But … Read More

The Art of Collaboration Part One

Jeff StolhandCommercials, Post Production, Production

The Art of Collaboration: Ideas Expressions in Video has many creative partners. If you read our blog, you know that we work a lot with Zane Rutledge at ZaneTV. We also work with BW Films and Writing and Shooting. There are great DPs that we hire on a regular basis, including Tom Hennig and Andrew Barrera of 360 Studios and … Read More

Austin Video Production Amongst the Bluebonnets

Jeff StolhandActing, Commercials, Just for Fun, Post Production, Production

Austin Video Production Amongst the Bluebonnets   As the summer comes to a close, we wanted to share this sweet commercial that we recently shot amongst the spring bluebonnets of Austin, Texas. Featuring Austin based actors Katie Folger and Devin Bonnée, both from Emily Hagin’s “Grow Up Tony Phillips,” this is part of a series of commercials for Trillion Media. … Read More

National Commercial “Let it Snow”

Jeff StolhandCommercials, Production

Expressions in Video’s Jeff Stolhand directs the national commercial “Let it Snow” for Carino’s Italian and Zane TV. Re-posted from Zane TV: ZaneTV recently developed some exciting new television creative for Fired Up, Inc. and their Carino’s Italian Restaurants. We’ll be shooting and rolling out a very fun and unique TV campaign over the next six months (as well as helping with … Read More