Beaverton School District Signal to Noise '16
May 26th, 2016. Beaverton School District's annual student film festival competition and showcase has been a staple of the community since 2001. We're thrilled to donate prizes to be awarded to contest winners. Ranging in age from elementary school to high school the student films cover an amazing gamut of topics and genres.
2Day Cine School w/ Tom Antos
April 26th and 27th, 2016. Thanks to Tom and the gang for putting on a fantastic event. It truly was about as much information as a human could gather in two days of intense filmmaking study.
Canon C300 Mark II Hands On
February 16th in Portland and February 18th in Seattle, 2016. The C300 Mark II is already setting new standards for the TV and Commercial production industries. Our event gave customers an opportunity to see and touch a C300mkII as well as all of Canon Cine EOS cameras and lenses. Having Canon factory reps on site answering questions about the gear was fantastic.
Cascade Mt. Video Show 2015 with NW Film Center
November 12th, 2015. We hosted the 15th annual Cascade Mt. Video Show at a new location with a new partner. The show moved downtown and we co-hosted the show with the Northwest Film Center. It was our best show in recent years. We hyper-focused the content of the show to really highlight the latest in commercial film production equipment. This included several new cameras shown before they were even shipping such as the Sony Fs5, the Canon C300mkII, and the Blackmagic URSA Mini.
72 Hour TRIFI Film Fest
October 8th, 2015. TRIFI was born when the Columbia Basin Video Festival and the RadCon Fan Film Festival combined in 2008. Professional Video was pleased to participate by donating prizes to be awarded to participants.
Art of Visual Storytelling 2
August 1st & 4th. Seattle and Portland were on Alex Buono's latest tour, AVS2, and we were there showing all the best gear. As always, we brought Canon, Sony, Freefly, Blackmagic, and Atomos to the event. The highlight of the equipment was having yet another chance to show off the C300mkII, months before its launch. Alex himself was stunned that we had one there.
Canon EOS C300 Mark II Pre-Release Event
July 15th & 16th. Thanks to everyone in Portland and Seattle who attended the event. Professional Video is the Northwest’s exclusive full-line Canon Cinema EOS equipment dealer. We were extremely excited to have had a full working model over two months before its official launch. Canon technical reps from New York’s product development team answered nitty gritty questions. We’ll also had the full range of Cinema EOS cameras and lenses available for demonstration, and FREE beer!
Beaverton School Districts Signal to Noise Festival ‘15
May14th, 2015. Beaverton School District’s annual student film festival competition and showcase has been a staple of the community for 9 years. We’re thrilled to donate prizes to be awarded to contest winners. Ranging in age from elementary school to high school the student films cover an amazing gamut of topics and genres.
Sony PXW-FS7 Launch Seminar
CANCELED! March 3rd, 2015. Professional Video is the Northwest’s exclusive Sony CineAlta equipment dealer. We’re extremely excited to be your source for new CineAlta FS7 camera. The FS7 brings 4K and 180fps to an under $10K price point. At this event we’ll have footage shown on a 4K projector, local shooters will speak about their personal early experiences using the camera, and Sony technical reps will answer nitty gritty questions.
October 30th, 2014. Shane Hurlbut was one of the first people to shoot DSLR video on a Hollywood set. Since then he has really taken to the education part of the video industry, sharing his real-world experience with filmmakers of all levels of experience. We enjoyed bringing Canon, Sony, Atomos, Blackmagic, and more to the event. Thanks to all who came.
August 10th & 13th, 2014. Adam Epstein delivered a fantastic workshop in Seattle and Portland. Thank you to all who attended the Cutting Edge post production event. Pro Video was excited to bring Canon, Sony, and Atomos to this very beneficial learning opportunity. Learning how to effectively tie production into a fast paced post process will benefit editors and shooters alike.
OMPA Classic 2014
July 11th, 2014. As it does every year the OMPA Classic has come and gone. This year Pro Video sponsored some of the top raffle prizes such as hundreds of dollars in gift certificates and GoPro cameras. We hope to see you next year!
June 1st & 3rd, 2014. Thanks to everyone who attended the amazing Directing Motion workshop hosted by Vincent Laforet. Professional Video was the official regional sponsor for both the Seattle & Portland events. We brought out great manufacturers like Atomos, Freefly MoVI, and Canon. It was great to breakdown how powerful motion in film can be and look at the modern tools we use to accomplish this.
Beaverton School District’s Signal to Noise Festival
May14th, 2014. Beaverton School District’s annual student film festival competition and showcase has been a staple of the community for 9 years. We’re thrilled to donate prizes to be awarded to contest winners. Ranging in age from elementary school to high school the student films cover an amazing gamut of topics and genres.
Cascade Mountain Video Show 2014
Out of Order Tour
October 6th & 8th, 2013. We had a great time supporting the “Out of Order Tour” with Ross Hockrow. Ross lead the group on a journey discovering why we edit the way we do. We learned editing theory, editing mechanics and how to gauge what works and what doesn’t. Plus we gave away some sweet Canon lens look-alike coffee mugs to some lucky audience members.
Portland Film Festival
August 28th, 2013. Thanks to everyone that came out for the Portland Film Festival 'Meet Your (film)Maker' social networking event on August 28th. Professional Video was there along with Lensbaby and the OMPA. Dozens of film industry professionals got a chance to mingle and make connections. We showed off the Canon C500 and the Sony F55 4K solutions.
4k Shoot Out
August 18th, 2013. We hosted a 4k shoot out between the Sony F55, the Canon C500, and the Canon 1DC. The results were very interesting. What were the results you ask? We'd love to share. Give us a call at 503.598.9142 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
The Art of Visual Storytelling
August 2nd & 4th, 2013. The tour is over. Thank you to the hundreds of customers that attended the Portland & Seattle area shows. A very special thanks to Alex Buono for putting on such a phenomenal workshop. That was the closest thing to 12 hour film school that a person could ask for. Plus we gave away the use of the Canon C500 4k rig. You can see pics from the Portland show and the Seattle show.
Special Exhibition: Sony 4k
July 26th, 2013. Thank you to all the customers that came out for our special showing of the Sony F5 digital cinema camera and Fujinon Cabrio 19-90mm T1.9 lens. We gave away thousands of dollars in discounts on Sony cinema products. We also gave away lots of pizza and beer. Check out some photos.
July 12th, 2013. See our photos here.