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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

    • December 06, 2017
    • 6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
    • The Art Institute of Philadelphia - 1622 Chestnut Street Philadelphia PA 19103
    This must attend meeting will cover how to get your videos more play online. Learn how to improve your online presence with Search Engine Optimization(SEO), social media and other online tools. Followed by a panel discussion where experts will take your questions.

    -Drive Traffic to your website
    -Use Social Media Platforms to improve video view counts
    -Easy to implement SEO tips 


    Matthew Baron

    Matthew Baron has been studying advertising and marketing for 22 years. Starting at Northeastern University then working on Madison Avenue for consumer food brands. He worked on commercial and movie productions for RSA Films, Scott Free, and Bruckheimer Productions. Then dedicating himself to the study of search engines in marketing, working on the search within the websites of and

    David McManus, Avanti Vision

    David is the Chief Digital Officer at Avanti Vision which is a digital marketing agency helping businesses dominate their competition by leveraging video, SEO, and inbound video marketing techniques. David is designer and developer in which he oversees video production and distribution, lead generation campaigns, SEO implementation and web development and design. Prior to becoming a partner in Avanti Vision in 2012, David spent 18 years in broadcast television.He is also lead contributor and founder of - the worlds leading training and development site for Vizrt artists and developers.

    Denis Sinelnikov, Media Components

    Denis Sinelnikov is President and the founder of Media Components, a diversified technology company that offers Web Design, Digital Marketing and social networking to their customers. Since founded in 2001, Media Components has launched many successful websites, services, and non-profit online consortiums. He has been a featured speaker at several technology conferences and training seminars. 

    Meeting Agenda 

    6-7 PM Networking/Refreshments 

    7-7:15 Welcome/Host Property Remarks. Screening Room 712

    7:15-8:30 Main Presentations

    8:30-8:45 Break/Tour Production Facilities

    8:45-9:30 Panel Q&A

    After Party 

    Ladder 15
    1528 Sansom St (Between 15th and 16th)
    Philadelphia PA 19102


    Liberty Place
    20 S 16th St 
    Philadelphia PA 19103

    See security desk for voucher for parking discount. 

    Mass Transit

    Less then two blocks from Regional Rail Penn Center Suburban Station and City Hall Station for Subway and Trolley Lines. 

Past events

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