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A live webcast being produced at a tennis club in Raleigh, North Carolina.

Tennis Anyone?

March 30, 2021

This year so many charity events were relegated to online 'virtual' status. One of these was the annual event for Abilities Tennis of North Carolina...

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A technician being elevated in a scissor lift.

An Uplifting Project

November 3, 2019

OK, cheesy post title aside, this project is a continuation of our series for US Careers Online. We’re continually finding out about career choices out...

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Picture of a man painting house trim.

retrofitTV highlights our US Careers Online – ‘Painter’ video

June 21, 2019

Just finished up another in our continuing series for US Careers Online, and this one is getting sudden recognition. retrofitTV has featured the video on it’s channel, as...

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A building in Winchester, England.

Working in England. That’s right…England.

June 1, 2019

After spending a few days in Atlanta, we got back just in time to pack for our flight over to England, pushing us way out...

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A young plumbing student working in a demo house at school.

Plumbing – An Excellent Career Choice

January 12, 2019

First, the facts – As of 2011, plumbers working in the United States made an average of $51,830, or about $24.92 per hour, according to...

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A student welding at school.

US Careers Online

November 12, 2018

US Careers Online has chosen creative illusions Productions to be their production partner. Our task is to help procure funding for each video project, and...

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A mother and her son and daughter goofing around.

Big Mac Jingle Challenge Outtakes

October 20, 2018

In a recent project involving regional McDonald’s restaurant owners, our client took the opportunity to have a little fun. I mean, since you’ve got a...

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Cartoon super hero flying toward you from the Earth.

Game Localization – Pt 2

September 24, 2018

さて、日本版は出ていて、私たちはその写真を Oh, wait… Sorry…force of recent habit. Let’s try again – Well, the Japanese version of the XLOC video is out, and we’ve been sent a...

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A mother and her two sons being interviewed at a Ronald McDonald House.

Is all that stuff necessary?

August 31, 2018

Our first thoughts on this subject came when Kim met with the head of BellSouth Corporate HQ’s A/V Services to work on her very first...

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A live webcast being produced.

Live Webcasting

August 31, 2018

In a previous post, I was ranting about the video production industry paradigm brought over from the Hollywood model – waste. Another area that has...

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Several people being interviewed in a green screen studio.

Quality?

August 31, 2018

A well meaning client recently mentioned that they noticed that we tend to emphasize the cost aspect of our work, rather than the quality. The...

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A cartoon super hero running.

Game Localization – It’s a thing.

August 31, 2018

When we were first contacted about creating an informative Trade Show video for Raleigh based XLOC, makers of an excellent tool to aid the computer...

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Two people rappelling down the side of a building in downtown Raleigh, North Carolina.

‘Over The Edge’ for Kidznotes!

May 15, 2018

Kidznotes is a music for social change program based on the El Sistema model of youth orchestras, which started in Venezuela and has now spread...

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A food truck owner being interviewed in front of his truck in Raleigh, North Carolina

STREET FOODIE DIARIES

September 25, 2015

‘Street Foodie Diaries’ began as a college intern project that creative illusions Productions supports each summer. Originally there was to be only three video episodes...

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A man screaming during a work accident.

‘The Ripple Effect’ – Safety Training with a Personal Touch

January 31, 2014

creative illusions Productions is often brought in to help a company create safety videos to capture the attention of the employees and make them more...

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A culinary student chopping broccoli.

Culinary Arts

February 28, 2020

In this episode of the US Careers Online series, we highlight the Culinary Arts Program at Alamance Community College. We shot at ACC in their...

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