Burden of Dreams

Burden of Dreams

After working at JVW for nearly a year I was given the opportunity to write, direct, and edit my own commercial. The holiday-themed ad, entitled I ♥ Christmas Trees, was truly a labor of love and represents a new benchmark in my own creative and personal development....
Mac OS X Lion… Now or later?

Mac OS X Lion… Now or later?

Apple’s OS X Lion has launched out of gate with already a better reaction than Apple’s previous release, Final Cut Pro X, which hit the entertainment industry below the belt. For those of us with a reserved perspective on upgrading and purchasing of...
Memories Through A Lens

Memories Through A Lens

JVW Inc. has been in contact with the office of award-winning filmmaker Ken Burns. Mr. Burns is currently reviewing our documentary on Judge Munley and considering it for inclusion in his eagerly-awaited PBS series. Judge Thomas Munley commissioned us to shoot a small...
The Effectiveness of After Effects

The Effectiveness of After Effects

Have you noticed that commercials, movies, and even your daily web videos have a lot of special effects lately? More pizzazz, with more flare and glamour? You’ve most likely seen work that was produced using Adobe’s animation program called After Effects. The program,...