Archives for the ‘tech stuff’ Category

Visit Orlando – Change Your World TV spot

Directed and produced this :30 broadcast spot for Visit Orlando with our friends at PUSH advertising agency. It is airing in the UK now. The Orlando Sentinel wrote a front page story about the production today. Found the London cab up in Charleston, SC and had it trucked down here. First we had to have […]

MADD SPEC PSA

MADD SPEC PSA from Ben Van Hook Pictures on Vimeo. Wrote and directed this spec psa for MADD. Can’t do something like this solo..lots of folks helping out. Thanks to the following: John Atkinson, DP/steadicam, Kent Vanderberg, Editor, Ricky Fontanez, 1st AC, Michael Foerstner, Production Designer, Ryan Wendler, Sound, Anda Lucia Ariail, mom, Natalie Mizo, […]

Behind the scenes on a HDSLR shoot

Just wrapped up directing a two week shoot with my friends at PUSH using the HDSLR cameras again. Love the image quality of them, and every time we shoot with them we learn something different. I’ll post up some completed pieces when we are finished cutting them. Once again, I had a great crew working […]

BVH and social media…finally!

Last week I was asked to be a guest blogger on Scott Kelby’s popular photoshop site. You can view the post here. After the huge response I got from that simple post in which I talked about making your photography personal, I realized I’ve been behind the proverbial eight ball when it comes to social […]

BVH pictures available on ipad

Thanks to Rob Haggart at aphotofolio.com for being the first in the industry to make our site ipad compatible. We used Rob’s company last year to re-brand our website and couldn’t be happier with the results. The site looks really cool on an ipad.