Campion Academy Film Workshop Success!

Posted by on Oct 22, 2015 in Uncategorized | No Comments
Campion Academy Film Workshop Success!

A few months ago, the film program was brainstorming ways to nurture and build relationships with Adventist academies that were trying to build film programs. They were also looking for a way to retire older film gear. Senior film student, Zach Kast, suggested that they donate one of Ledford’s aging Panasonic HVX200 cameras to his high school, […]

Advice for a starter camera

Posted by on Jul 30, 2015 in Film, Uncategorized | No Comments
Advice for a starter camera

Follow this link for some Starter Camera Advice from cinematographer and program coordinator David George as he shares thoughts on the best budget starter camera. Hint: it isn’t the one pictured here!

Old Fashioned – First Box Office Numbers Are In!

Posted by on Feb 10, 2015 in Film, Uncategorized | No Comments
Old Fashioned – First Box Office Numbers Are In!

Per screen averages for Old Fashioned for it’s initial 3 screen release are in! It blew away what we thought was possible with a per-screen average of $12,988 per screen! http://www.boxofficemojo.com/weekend/chart/?view=screens&yr=2015&wknd=06&sort=avg&order=DESC&p=.htm

Still Good News

Posted by on Dec 15, 2014 in Uncategorized | No Comments
Still Good News

One year ago we came together to celebrate the good new of the first Christmas and Christ’s gift to our world in a unique way – by creating a piece of stained glass on a gigantic scale. It took weeks to plan and build. This is the story of how it was done. Merry Christmas […]

BigHero6 Presentation

Posted by on Nov 12, 2014 in Animation, Uncategorized | No Comments
BigHero6 Presentation

We’ve all been looking forward to the release of BigHero6, the latest feature from Walt Disney Animation Studios. Aaron Adams was the character effects supervisor on the show and came out to be with us on opening day. Aaron is a former animation professor, and SVAD alum. He went to work at Disney about four […]

Abstract Tesselation

Posted by on Sep 17, 2014 in Uncategorized | No Comments
Abstract Tesselation

  See more photos of the SVAD Convocation at our exposure.co gallery.

Welcome Back!

Posted by on Sep 1, 2014 in Uncategorized | No Comments
Welcome Back!

Annual Wood-fired pizza extravaganza and human foosball! Head over to our > exposure.co gallery < for a bunch of pics shot by Ed and David!

SHOW: The Best of 2014

SHOW: The Best of 2014

(     MAKING OF…     ) Every year, in the last week of school, the School of Visual Art & Design celebrates the best work of our 200+ majors. SHOW, represents thousands of hours of work from four disciplines: Film, Graphic Design, Animation, and Fine Art. It’s a celebration of our students achievements, but more than […]

Tunisian Cross-Cultural Art Project

Posted by on Apr 4, 2014 in Uncategorized | No Comments
Tunisian Cross-Cultural Art Project

Last summer my husband and I had the incredible opportunity to visit North Africa and participate in a public art initiative with Beyond Walls, the Tunisian Ministry of Culture, and the Uníon de Artiste Plasticiens Tunisien (a local artist’s association). 10 international artists teamed up with 10+ local Tunisian art students to design and paint […]