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  Video Professionals dedicated to enhancing and advancing the art of professional videography.


Check out all of our upcoming events! 

Registration for most events will open about one month before once we confirm final details. Look for an email announcement when its time to register. 

Online registration will close 24 hours before the event, make sure you register by then to save! 

Upcoming events

    • February 27, 2018
    • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    • Community College of Philadelphia - Bonnell Building - 1700 Spring Garden Street Philadelphia PA 19130
    We have a Grammy winning music producer and an Emmy winning sound mixer from NFL Films to talk with us about capturing great audio. You can't miss this meeting!

    Vince Caputo - NFL Films

    Vince has served as NFL Films’ Supervising Sound Mixer since 1985 and has mixed a countless number of programs of all length and format, winning 22 Emmy Awards along the way.

    NFL Films produces thousands of hours of sports programming each year, including the award winning series Hardknocks, A Football Life, All Or Nothing, and Inside the NFL.

    Topics -

    NFL Films Audio Process: Capture, Sound Design, Mixing

    Tools of the trade: Post-production Tools, digital editing, iZotope RX

    Mixing: A zero sum gain

    David Ivory - Ivory Productions

    David won two Grammy Awards and produced multiple Gold Records and one Triple Platinum Record

    In the world of rock music, Ivory scored a major coup with the Philadelphia band Silvertide. Ivory arranged, produced and even co-wrote a song for their first release entitled American Excess, which was released on industry icon Clive Davis's label J Records. Ivory also discovered and helped cultivate Pennsylvania native rockers Halestorm. His work with them resulted in the band signing a major label deal with Atlantic Records. Halestorm would go on to win a Grammy award in 2013 for Best Hard Rock/Metal Performance.

    Some of Ivory's latest successful collaborations include Stolen Rhodes’ new album Bend With The Wind, Baltimore-based rock band Silvertung’s single “Never Too Late” which charted on Billboard’s Mainstream Rock Indicator Chart, and New Jersey-based pop singer Ces Picerno, who’s debut single “No Love” hit the Mediabase Top-40 charts.


    -Using the right mic for the right recording

    -Understanding compression/ducking and how it affects music and voiceover

    -Understanding EQ - how everything needs its own space

    Meeting Timeline

    Networking 6:00-7:00  Food and refreshments will be provided
    7:00 PM - Opening Remarks
    7:15 PM - Program
    9 PM - Meeting Ends, After party Details below. 
    Location Details
    Parking Garage is on the Right side of 17th Street between Spring Garden and Callowhill St. Fee is $4. 

    DO NOT park in the garage on the left side of 17th, it's more expensive! 

    Cross 17th St and enter the Bonnell Courtyard Lobby. Sign in at the security desk. Turn right, take stairs past Starbucks counter, follow meeting signs to B-1-20 Photo studio. 
    Call 215.751.8519 if you get lost. 
    ***After Party at Kite & Key***
    1836 Callowhill Street
    Philadelphia PA 
    • April 03, 2018
    • 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    • Devon Lanes - 300 W Lancaster Ave Devon PA 19333

    Catch up with your fellow video professionals during our Spring Mixer and Bowling Night!

    *Great opportunity to make new connections*


    7-8 Networking/Food

    8-10 Bowling

    Pizza and Soft Drinks Provided; venue is BYOB

    Bowling & Shoe Rental included with registration! 

    Devon Lanes

    300 W Lancaster Ave

    Devon PA 19333

    Sponsor - Still Looking for a sponsor for this event - Contact us if you'd like to sponsor this meeting!

Past events

January 10, 2018 Winter Video Mixer
December 06, 2017 SEO & Social Media: Make your Videos Top Search Results
November 07, 2017 Fall Videographers Mixer
September 19, 2017 Camera Innovations - Drones, Gimbals & Stabilizers, Streaming, & 4K Video
July 18, 2017 Summer Mixer
May 16, 2017 Meet Your Mixer: Capturing Good Audio
April 18, 2017 Spring Video Mixer
March 22, 2017 Gadgets & Gizmos: Whats new, affordable and will help your business
February 07, 2017 Winter Mixer
December 06, 2016 Drones for Cinematography: Options and How to Fly Legally
November 02, 2016 Fall Mixer
September 21, 2016 Lighting Workshop: Tips for Commercial and Weddings
July 13, 2016 Summer Mixer at Citizens Bank Park
May 17, 2016 Get Paid What You're Worth: Sales Lessons for Creatives
April 06, 2016 Using Super8 Cameras for Events and Commercial Projects
March 07, 2016 Wedding Basics: Jewish Wedding Video Tips & Tricks
February 02, 2016 Winter Mixer
December 03, 2015 Producing Corporate Video - Basics You Need to Know
September 23, 2015 Using Drones for Cinematography & Photography
July 15, 2015 Summer Mixer
May 05, 2015 Expert Panel : Generate More Business through Relationships
April 07, 2015 Spring Networking Event
February 24, 2015 Make Your Business MORE PROFITABLE with an Efficient Workflow
January 14, 2015 Winter Networking Event
December 03, 2014 Roundtable: Industry Trends and Best Pratices
October 22, 2014 Fall Networking Event
September 16, 2014 Legal Hot Topics Affecting the Video and Photo Industry
July 15, 2014 Summer Networking Event
May 07, 2014 Special GPVA Event: 6ABC Studio Tour
March 26, 2014 Spring Networking Event
February 19, 2014 GPVA Back to Basics Series sponsored by
January 07, 2014 Special Event - GPVA Bowling & Networking Night!
December 11, 2013 Shooting a Wedding : Top Pitfalls and How to Overcome Them
October 29, 2013 Fall Networking Event
September 18, 2013 Fix it in Post: Sharpening the Tools You Already Have
July 16, 2013 Summer Networking Event
May 15, 2013 Business Experts Panel
April 23, 2013 Spring Networking Event Sponsored by Canon & ZGC
February 28, 2013 Meeting: Gaget Corner - Hot new gear for 2013!
[c] 2015 Greater Philadelphia Videographers Association