Happy Centennial birthday to our National Park Service today! Who among us hasn’t marveled at some natural or manmade wonder preserved and protected for all to enjoy? This weekend all National Parks will have free admission. Thank a National Park Ranger when you’re there for their service. We are forever indebted to Teddy Roosevelt… More Happy Centennial National Park Service
Street photos from a recent expedition to NYC.… More NYC Tripping
Just in time for #Election2016 I’m releasing various time-lapse shots of #DC. Many of the shots are of #monuments and area #landmarks. I love how a woman runner stops and lies at the base of the #WashingtonMonument, the clouds around the Winter Moon, the couple on the left side of the stairs of the #LincolnMonument… More Time-lapse of DC
See the sights from new high rise in Tysons Corner, VA.… More New Rooftop Views From Commercial Property in Tysons Corner
I had the pleasure of stumbling into St. Augustine, Florida just prior to its 450th Anniversary last week, while I was in the process of college tours with my daughter. The town is the oldest permanently occupied European settlement in the U.S. I am a graduate of Flagler College, situated in St. Augustine, and was happy to see… More Still Beautiful: St. Augustine, FL Celebrates 450 Years!
It’s not often cold enough, long enough to freeze the C&O Canal in DC to the point of allowing ice skating, but that benchmark has been achieved a few times this winter. It seems the opportunity will last a while longer as we await another blast of extreme cold this week. Makes for good photos.
Genealogical research is a popular hobby all over the world and the Web has made the research easier, faster and more accessible. It’s a rewarding process, but hobbyists and professionals can find themselves overwhelmed by the bulk of information gathered, and how best to condense it into a palpable and transferable package. I’ve been involved… More Family History/Genealogy/ Videos An Emerging Niche Market
Just released! The 2012 video for Anything Is Possible 5K. It’s a short, fun run, and lively video. Tons of PJ fun in this 5K! Lot’s of smiles and familiar faces putting this together. Have a great holiday and happy New Year! If you have any video needs please keep Pawpro Media in mind.
As the leaves begin to fall here in Washington, D.C., Pawpro is working on several projects. Three weeks left in the campaign and I’m putting the final touches on a Presidential Election video. This pro-Obama video is to be released on YouTube within the next 5 days. In November, I will resume night owl duty… More Fall into Pawpro
Today I am opening a gallery of photos taken while I followed Len Forkas in the 2012 Race Across America–a 3,000 mile, 12 day bike race. The social media coverage provided by Pawpro was a substantial part of why Forkas and his non-profit, Hopecam.org was able to raise more than $300,000. (shutterfly.com/pro/PawproMedia/PawproMedia) These are purely… More Pawpro Unveils RAAM stills of Len Forkas/Hopecam Effort
It’s official. Pawpro will be a part of the Hopecam.org crew following Len Forkas’ solo attempt in the 2012 Race Across America from Oceanside, CA to Annapolis, MD next month. Pawpro will provide daily video reports for Hopecam’s social media audiences during the 12 day race. The event crosses California, Arizona, Utah, Colorado, Kansas, Missouri,… More Pawpro to Follow Hopecam Founder and RAAM Cyclist in June Race with Nikon D7000
To hear former Hopecam user, Daniel, now 13 years old, recall his initial thoughts of being diagnosed with cancer, wondering how long he has to live, wondering whether he will ever see his friends again isn’t a topic of which we expect a child to be conversent. And his mother, Donna, recalling how she worried about how to “. . . keep him whole” in the process. But these children and families are forever changed by this event. … More Cross-Country Support for Hopecam.org
Each video and production develops a life of its own. The latest release from Pawpro Media is no exception. This is the fourth video we’ve completed for Bob Fleshner and his superb race organizing partners. The Anything Is Possible 5K is held on the first Sunday of November on the night the clocks turn back,… More Anything Is Possible 5K video released
If your vision is a little blurry on how video and multimedia applies to your business or Web site and social media strategy, let me bring things into focus. First and foremost, research now consistently shows that over 50% of consumers begin their search for products or services online. In this new consumer world any… More Adjusting the Focus on Business use of Video in a 24/7 World–Videotaping Conferences, Presentations, and Instruction.
Tonight, Pawpro Media will have crews working in Seattle, Atlanta and just outside Washington, DC covering the multi-city race, Anything Is Possible 5K, which starts and coincides with Daylight Savings and the clocks turning back. At, 1:50 AM runners will hit the pavement in Atlanta, Reno, Seattle, Washington, DC, and Virginia Beach trying to beat… More Pawpro Media’s Bi-Coastal Shoot Tonight–Anything Is Possible 5K
On Wednesday, before the rain and cold hit, I drove down to McPherson Square to talk to the residents of OccupyDC. I met Anthony and Annika. Anthony is from Maryland, and Annika made her way to DC from Denver, Colorado hoping to be a part of the Occupy Wall Street movement, but she’s now pleased… More Pawpro Chats-up OccupyDC
Highlight Reel Sample Not all highlight footage is equally created. Pawpro produces high quality video footage of athletic teams or individual athletes which may be used as a coaching tool, or to highlight team and personal skills/strengths. Be aware, this is more than just generic game footage which most highlight and recruiting reel companies are… More Athletic Recruitment Videos/Highlight/Scouting Reels: Not All Are Created Equal
For many years I have been exploring my ancestry, and I recently made an interesting discovery. It appears my love for almost all things related to photography may run in the family. My grandfather’s cousin, my third cousin, was, and is, a relatively well-known photographer in New York whose work is still sought by collectors… More The Roots of My Photography
On Sunday morning, Nov. 6 in Reno, Atlanta, San Diego, DC, Viera, and Seattle runners will race against the clock on the night of Daylight Savings. Your participation will benefit two charities Hope for the Warriors and Team Red, White & Blue which both work to provide support services to our troops returning and recovering… More Anything Is Possible 5K Race Series
Just found out that one of the videos Pawpro produced for the American Odyssey Relay is to be featured on Active.com, a Website that promotes and features athletic and outdoor activities around the world, i.e. races, registrations, equipment, training information, and so on . Active reports 4.5 million visitors per month. Both American Odyssey and… More Pawpro’s American Odyssey Relay video to be featured on Active.com
What a fun project this has been for me. Experience The American Odyssey Relay, a thirty-six hour, 200 mile relay race including exhausted runners, smelly vans, comical and authentic moments, but most of all, tons of fun along the way. Teams run day and night through some of the most historic and scenic countryside in… More Experience The American Odyssey Relay
Pawpro received the call of running relay organizer Bob Fleshner to shoot the third annual running of The American Odyssey Relay, a 200 plus mile foot race from Gettysburg, PA to Washington, DC. This will be 36 non-stop, exhausting hours of movement for the runners and teams, as well as Pawpro’s video crews. The race… More Pawpro to Cover American Odyssey Relay III
Monday Pawpro took advantage of the biannual open house offered in the Main Reading Room of The Library of Congress within the Thomas Jefferson Building just across the street from the U.S. Capitol. What a great space surrounded by an ever-growing collection of print materials so vast it boggles the mind. The Library of Congress… More Pawpro pays a visit to Library of Congress Open House
Assuming you read Pawpro’s Top Ten Reasons You Need Video on Your Website . . . Seriously post–enough joking around. The REAL top reasons to add video to your marketing and Website content: 1. Internet users do watch video–71% of them, to be exact. It cannot be overstated, on multiple levels video enhances your Web… More Top Reasons to Add Video to Your Marketing and Web Presence in 2011
Secretly want a video Web presence for your company? Top Ten humorous reasons you should go for it and use Pawpro Media.… More Top Ten Reasons You Need Video on Your Web Page–Seriously!!
Pawpro Media is offering a 10% discount for first time clients on their first video project. Mention this offer when you contact us. Whether it’s a promotional video for your Website, a video home tour, an athletic recruitment/highlight reel, or a fundraising video, Pawpro Media produces high quality, creative video content.
Pawpro Media is a video production company offering online video solutions. We produce high quality, creative video content that effectively breaths life into your Web page or online marketing campaigns. Besides making your site more attractive and informative, video will increase your Web traffic as browsers search for related multimedia content separately and simultaneously from… More Pawpro Online Media
In this world of buzz words such as viral advertising and YouTube’s top viewed videos that come and go in a couple week’s time, how does a business position itself? Should a business go viral, or not, is the question? Sample Viral Ad The viral advertisement and media arena has a value to almost any… More The Value of the Viral Ad World
Here’s proof that the early bird photographer gets the worm. These two shots of the Washington Monument were taken only minutes apart, but the results demonstrate the difference between good and spectacular lighting. I just needed to be there to capture the drama. Thanks, Mother Nature! If you’ve ever wondered why photographers are out so… More Spectacular Summer Sunrise at the Washington Monument
The C&O Canal and Great Falls–MD and VA– in full Spring bloom. One of the great #outdoor spots of the Washington, DC Area.… More Washington Area Treasure: C&O Canal and Great Falls
Taught a basic travel photography class last night at the Tysons Corner REI. It was a very nice bunch of people with a wide degree of photography knowledge and experience. A good experience, I hope for all.