Video Production for Every 15 Minutes program at South Tahoe High School

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Tahoe Production House recently participated in a video production in partnership with South Lake Tahoe High School and Douglas High School. Tahoe Production House was tasked with documenting a powerful program designed to discourage teenage drinking and driving and texting and driving.

“Every 15 Minutes” is a national and global program that takes place at high schools all over the country and world: “Unique in its design and powerful in its impact, “Every 15 Minutes” is an educational experience that reminds us all of the dangers associated with driving while impaired and texting.” A serious automobile accident is dramatically staged—with members of the student body “acting” as drunk drivers and their passengers—and the rest of the students watch what unfolds as first responders care for the wounded and “dead.”

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Second Video Production Complete for the Tahoe Show Competitior Spotlight Series

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Tahoe Production House completed its second production for the Competitor Spotlight video series on “Tahoe Show TV.” The web video series airs on and on Tahoe Show TV’s YouTube channel.

Tahoe Show TV will be airing the Competitor Spotlight series leading up to the Tahoe Show Bodybuilding, Bikini, Figure, Fitness, and Physique Championship at Montbleu Resort and Casino on August 25 2012.

This video series seeks to introduce you to the athletes of Tahoe Show and offers insights into the motivations and training plans of top body building and figure competitors that you can apply to your training programs. Each video features past and future or new Tahoe Show competitors.

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RastaCam Aerial Cable Camera Rig now at Tahoe Production House

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RastaCam Cable Camera

Tahoe Production House is excited to announce that we are now a preferred vendor of RastaCam. This means you can rent the cable camera system and operators though TPH.

If you aren’t aware of the unique features of this cable camera rig read on.

RastaCam is an aerial cable camera rig designed to bring you professional video production style shooting techniques at an affordable price point. It can achieve shots that you simply can’t get with jibs and booms.

Rastacam’s cable camera rig is able to capture smooth, steady, and linear shots over great distances unaffected by the terrain below. It offers 600 ft of cable tracking depending on what your video production calls for.

It’s 360 degree pan, tilt, and roll capable. This makes tracking subjects with the camera a breeze in any situation.

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Success with Instagram: Small Business Marketing

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A previously niche social media app was thrust into the spotlight with Facebook’s $1 billion acquisition of Instagram. Many small businesses had not even heard of Instagram before Facebook’s purchase.

But despite its low profile as a business marketing tool, many small businesses around the country have been using it in their social media marketing plans effectively.

But before we dive into some case studies of small businesses embracing Instagram, here’s a quick review:

Instagram is a photo sharing application started in October 2010. What makes Instagram different from other photo sharing applications like Flickr is that Instagram enables users to do “post-production” work on their photos right on their phone. (Normally a photo would need to be manipulated in a program like Photoshop.) It offers filters and other tools to create artsy/quirky/beautiful photos. It’s the ability to make an ordinary photo look extraordinary, that makes Instagram so unique and so popular.

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