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February 2014
Pierre Bagley and Panel of DC Film Pros Cover The State of The DC Film Industry in 2014

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TIVA joined with WIFV to on Thursday, February 20th to host "Re-imagining the Motion Picture and Television Development Office, An Evening with Director Pierre Bagley". Members from both groups met the new director of the DC Film Office and heard his vision for re-imagining the District to become one of the most sought after destinations for multimedia production. The panel discussion also featured local industry experts on filming in the District.  The video is posted on our Members Site (login required).

January 2014
First TIVA Networking Night of 2014: A Huge Success.

A huge thanks to everyone for coming out on Thursday and making our first event of 2014 such a big success. We were floored by the great turnout.  In addition to Interface Media for hosting, we also want to thank everyone who came up and showed of their impressive work: Denene Crabbs, Christie Starley, Alex Zaslow, Melissa Kelman, Edward Fanning, Omar Juarez, Mitchell Calhoun, Manuel Santos, Trent Watts, Emil Gallina, Matt, Gottshalk, Steve Renard, Irene Megafan, Holly Bloom, Ethan Oser and Carolyn Moore, Upsana Kapedia, KC Blake, Josh Clayton, Jamie Harrington, PJ Barsolr, Peter Roof, Jeannie Johnson, Gale Nemac and Brian Pascale. We do apologize if we forgot anyone.          

November 2013
17th Annual Peer Awards! #Winner

Congratulations to all our winners (and everybody who submitted entries) to the 17th annual TIVA DC Peer Awards. The event brought in a who's who in DC's Media field and they got to spend a wonderful evening at the National Press Club cheering on the Peer Award winners. We'll have a full recap coming soon. View the list of 2013 Peer Winners here.

October 2013
Actors - Success on Set Workshop

Our first workshop of the Fall is here. Actors came and learned how to work with the technical crew. See what they are really doing behind the camera, switcher, and audio board. More details and photos are in the  members only section.

September 2013
Special Effects Makeup Makes For
A Winning Event.
Makeup Effects Workshop Disccusion 
TIVA's Special effects makeup guru, Mr. Carl Randolph, and his partner Robert "Bob" Yoho shared their 40 years of experience bringing the fantastic to life. These two veterans of the industry, who are behind the company Morphiage, LLC Makeup and Effects for All Media, shared some great makeup secrets and special effects tips that you can easily apply to your own projects. Learn more and 
Watch videos of the event in our members section

July 2013
Exciting July Events
Lots of great deals at this years' yard sale!
Summer's here and you helped make TIVA-DC a big part of your July. Our Yard sale on July 20th brought rows and rows of sellers and even more buyers. Some say it was the great deals on gear, others say it was the hot dogs and hamburgers. Either way we say thank you for making it awesome!

The next week you joined us out at the (not-so) old ballpark for TIVA's National's Group Night. A good time was had by all and there is rumor buzzing about one of the TIVA-ites running on to the field during the 6th Inning President's race. Nothing has turned up yet but we're keeping our eyes open!
June 2013
Pitching Event Hits a Home Run
Panelists discuss selling shows and ideas to television networks with moderator Walter Gottlieb.
A capacity crowd of just under 50 people gathered at the National Press Club studios in Washington, DC for an extremely informative discussion with network development executives and production companies that have successfully sold network programming.  A full recap and a video will be available soon on the event page
May 2013
Make Money With Engaging Online Video Content

Rich Harrington CEO of RHED Pixel sat down with TIVA-DC Members on May 15th to talk about the best ways to monetize online video. His number one rule: "You don't need high production values in your videos, just highly engaging content and people will be interested."

Members can read more about this wonderful event on the event page.

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