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#KirkwoodDeep All-Stars – A 360 VR Live Video

Had the opportunity to play around with a new 360 Camera at the #KirkwoodDeep 2nd Annual Rider’s Poll Awards at Terrapin Crossroads

It’s pretty nifty way to film some gigs and excited to play around more. Minimal post correction & source audio is off the soundboard. More of this to come soon.

The band clip is by Eric McFadden and the #KirkwoodDeep All-Stars Featuring: Dave Schools, Stephen Perkins, Danny Eisenberg, Queen Delphine & Norton Wisdom. If you’re a music fan, you’ll recognize those names.

KirkwoodDEEP 2nd Annual Rider’s Poll Awards

A recap of the KirkwoodDEEP Rider’s Poll Awards

Kirkwood Mountain Resorts 2nd Annual Rider’s Poll Awards at Terrapin Station

The live band:
Eric McFadden and the #KirkwoodDeep All-Stars
Featuring: Dave Schools, Stephen Perkins, Danny Eisenberg, Queen Delphine & Norton Wisdom

“Come join us for an evening of celebration & fun…We’ll be giving away Skis, Boards, Boots, Goggles, Glasses and a whole lot more including, Lodging packages, Expedition:Kirkwood camps & clinics, we may even toss out a pass or two…

Right after the rider’s poll we will host the West Coast Premiere of Canvas, A Blank Collective Ski Film.

Then to close out the evening, we’re hosting Eric McFadden and the Kirkwood Deep All Stars band! Featuring: Dave Schools, Stephen Perkins, Danny Eisenberg with Queen Delphine & Norton Wisdom, plus very special guest TBA!”


K.Flay “Wishing It Was You” Live At The Brick & Mortar

K.Flay “Wishing It Was You” Live At The Brick & Mortar (Explicit)

SOL Republic & DeliRadio Presents:
K.Flay “Wishing It Was You” Live At The Brick & Mortar Music Hall

On November 6th at The Brick & Mortar Music Hall in San Francisco, K.Flay played to a packed house presented by DeliRadio & SOL Republic.

Learn more
K.Flay at
DeliRadio at
SOL Republic

Transmissions-LIVE, a live music and interview show based in the San Francisco Bay Area. Stay tuned for more.

Video Interview: Black Joe Lewis LIVE at the Fillmore

We we’re stoked about our live interview with the amazing band, Black Joe Lewis, at the Fillmore. We sat down with Joe Lewis and talked about the tour, music, and the band’s third studio album, Electric Slave (Vagrant Records) available now on iTunes.

Thank you to the staff at The Fillmore
Constant Artists
Vagrant Records

Music from “Electric Slave” available now on iTunes.
Learn more about Black Joe Lewis:

Black Joe Lewis is:
Joe Lewis
Bill Stevenson
Eduardo Torres
Jason Frey
Joe Woullard
Derek Phelps

Transmissions-LIVE: Lydia Loveless “Head” LIVE

Artist: Lydia Loveless Song: “Head” LIVE @ Thee Parkside in S.F. (SOLD OUT SHOW)

Her new fantastic album, “Somewhere Else” is available now via Bloodshot Records.

Learn more about Lydia Loveless…


Thee Parkside

SLEEPY SUN: “THE LANE” LIVE @ The Brick & Mortar Music Hall

Here’s a preview of our episode featuring Sleepy Sun. A amazing psychedelic rock band which played at The Brick & Mortar Music Hall in San Francisco, CA.

Sleepy Sun is:
Jack Allen, Bret Constantino, Matthew Holliman, Evan Reiss, Brian Tice

Get the band’s new EP at from Dine Alone Records

Life Of An Impression @ 200 Milliseconds

Smaato: Life Of An Impression @ 200 Milliseconds

Motion graphic video project
Client: Smaato
Life Of An Impression @ 200 Milliseconds
This was a motion graphics project built for Smaato. The goal for this project was to help explain Smaato’s “SPX” — A self serve, ad-tech platform and to show the advantages and complexity of mobile ad industry in a visually simple way.

On Location Video Projects: Smaato

Some examples of our on-site & location video projects.

Smaato: Why Integrate The Smaato SDK?

Smaato’s mobile advertising SDK is the most powerful monetization tool for your apps. It comes with a free ad server, video player and even an integrated browser. It reduces latency and comes loaded with robust ad quality controls. Learn more in this video on why Smaato’s SDK is the best choice for app developers worldwide.

Smaato Presents: Mobile Programmatic Perspectives #1

What would an “integrated” mobile advertising platform look like? The first video in Smaato’s Mobile Programmatic Perspectives video series takes a close look. Garrett McGrath, Smaato’s VP of Product Strategy, explains how Dynamic Demand works to provide higher eCPMs for mobile publishers and app developers around the world.


Live Event: #KirkwoodDeep 1st Annual Riders Poll (Live At Slim’s)

Kirkwood Mountain Resorts hosted an award show live at Slim’s in San Francisco, Ca. As Idea Circus we produced the live stream and covered the event.

The 1st Annual Riders Poll was an award show for all the fans of Kirkwood Mountain Resort. Thes fans posted their edited GoPro videos of thier best rides at Kirkwood, and categories included the “Male & Female Rider Of The Year” “The Family That Shreds Together” and many others. Featured the movie premiere of “BLANK” and the band Black Sunshine. We handled the livestream the event and event photograhy for the evening.

Sponsored by Kirkwood Resorts, Vail Resorts, GoPro, Smith Optics, Helly Hansen, Any Mountain & E:K Kirkwood.

Big thanks to the crew Abara Ijiomah, Victor Aquino, Rob Lovato, Diana Pell & Albert Brown

#KirkwoodDeep 1st Annual Riders Poll – Live @ Slim’s
#KirkwoodDeep 1st Annual Riders Poll – Live @ Slim’s
#KirkwoodDeep 1st Annual Riders Poll – Live @ Slim’s
#KirkwoodDeep 1st Annual Riders Poll – Live @ Slim’s
#KirkwoodDeep 1st Annual Riders Poll – Live @ Slim’s

Devil’s Canyon Brewery’s ‘Chaco Stout’

I was hired to build a label for Devil’s Canyon Brewery’s new product, Chaco Stout. This absolutely delicious red chile and chocolate stout, using TCHO Chocolate (from S.F.), was unveiled at the 2015 SF Beer Week Craft Can Invitational. It’s has a great chocolate taste and just a hint of spice. It was well received and it goes into larger scaled production soon.
Chaco Stout
The concept, was to incorporate the elements of the cave paintings of the Chaco Canyon and the southwest, spice, fire, chocolate and chilies. So, It was a no-brainer to go with a fun take on those cave paintings–Something sacred and something approachable. We could have gone too hard in the direction of “FIRE”,  and “SPICE” but it wouldn’t represent this balanced flavor well.

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