Posts By: Matt

Culture, Health and Associations Win Big with bv02 at 2014 W3...

Oct012014
Awards season is upon us again, and the W3 awards have just been announced. The W3 is a top tier annual international award that showcases the best of the web. From websites and web video, to online marketing programs, the W3 is designed to showcase the very best of the web with big global agencies competing alongside small local shops. We are happy to announce that…

South By Southwest Recap - Day 1 & 2

Mar102013
Love it or hate it, South By Southwest is certainly one thing: one of the largest gatherings of the technology world’s best and brightest. Everywhere you look, and everyone you talk to is doing something awesome, from creating amazing apps, to helping facilitate the relationships between farmers and technologists. Each time I strike up a conversation…

Failure is Always an Option: Creating in the Real World

Nov212012
This is the second post in a three-part blog series from Matt Davidson, bv02’s Lead Strategist, about his experience setting up a live-streaming video of the beluga whales at Arctic Watch Wilderness Lodge, to be displayed in the Canadian Museum of Nature’s whales exhibit. Challenges and Lessons Learned. We thrive on new challenges at bv02, and the Arctic…

Beluga Cam: Setting Up a Live Stream

Oct252012
This is the first post in a three-part blog series from Matt Davidson, bv02’s Lead Strategist, about his experience setting up a live-streaming video of the beluga whales at Arctic Watch Wilderness Lodge, to be displayed in the Canadian Museum of Nature’s whales exhibit. Matt Arctic Watch Blog from bv02 on Vimeo. Visitors to the Arctic Watch Wilderness…

bv02 Creative Digest: Issue 8

May012012
Vol: 001 | Issue: 008 The bv02 creative digest is a compilation of thoughts, links, musings, and inspiration that has caught the eye of our creative team over the past week. A combined effort from Matt Davidson (New Media), Paul Wright (User Experience), Matt Ernst and Daniel Bianchi (Creative) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .…

bv02 Creative Digest: Issue 7

Apr092012
Vol: 001 | Issue: 007 The bv02 creative digest is a compilation of thoughts, links, musings, and inspiration that has caught the eye of our creative team over the past week. A combined effort from Matt Davidson (New Media), Paul Wright (User Experience), Matt Ernst and Daniel Bianchi (Creative) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .…

Nothing Gold Can Stay (SXSW Wrap Up)

Mar152012
What can I say about my last couple days at south by… Holy Crap is the only thing that comes to mind. I think I’m just going to have to braindump everything, so bear with me. Went to a panel where Al Gore and Sean Parker were discussing social media and the democratic process. Both firmly believe that SM is the first step towards reforming the democratic…

Welcome SXSW. (the conference at the end of universe)

Mar122012
I can honestly say I dont think ive ever met this many brilliant people before in such a short amount of time. Where is Matt you ask? Austin Texas for Interactive, the biggest part of the South by Southwest conference. I figured I would do a brief re-cap of my short time here so far. It all started with Bio-hacking from Dan Wetmore of Sheepdog Sciences. Bio-hacking…

bv02 Creative Digest: Issue 2

Feb172012
Vol: 001 | Issue: 002 The bv02 creative digest is a compilation of thoughts, links, musings, and inspiration that has caught the eye of our creative team over the past week. A combined effort from Matt Davidson (New Media), Paul Wright (User Experience), Matt Ernst and Daniel Bianchi (Creative) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .…

The Art of the Interview

Dec132011
Here at bv02 we have shot many a two person interview (or two up). Here are some gear/layout tips and tricks to make the interview looks amazing. Gear: We primarily shoot with Digital SLR cameras. After breaking a handful of expensive bodies, we settled on the Canon 550D, which balances video quality and price quite nicely. For interviews we always shoot prime…