Element 19

A breakthrough discovery in sustainable chemistry recently took place at Caltech. We were brought in to document their findings and create a short film highlighting this incredible discovery with global implications.

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A capture of boundless expression, experience, creation and surfing. Journey is a psychedelic short, captured in Africa.

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Daughter Live at the…

Daughter played a series of sold out shows over the summer and the results were stunning.

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Volcom Footwear '13

Check out the latest commercial for Volcom Footwear

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Lingerie in Black and White

Working with photographer Embry Rucker, we captured a sensual and erotic Anastasia modeling Noe Undergarments' Autumn / Winter 13' Collection.

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The Launch Interviews

We sat down with prolific surfwear designer Jeff Yokoyama and found insight from a man who created Maui and Sons, Modern Amusement, and most recently, Generic Youth.

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GSI Industrial

When travelling abroad in high risk environments, GSI will keep you safe- so you can focus on the business at hand. From counter intelligence measures to hostage negotiation, this film highlights the technical expertise and knowledge of the GSI team.

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The Last Orangutans

In this award winning short film, a small group travels to Indonesia and discovers the fate of the orangutans hanging in the balance amid signs of hope and despair on the horizon.

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Scouting locations can be some of the best times you'll have during a production.  Everything is opportunity and potential.  We…

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Viva France

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