The Fair Is Coming to Town!

About a year ago I was thinking about getting out of the creative world all together. I’ve worked as a creative all of my adult life. After graduating from college in 1986 with a B.A. in Psychology, I became a production potter for the next 13 years (yeah, I know, go figure). I got my […]

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For Immediate Release

5/28/13 PRESS RELEASE Contact: dave@daveperry.net 540.915.2752 New Roanoke Video Production Company Launched Veteran director of photography/video editor/digital film producer David Perry announces the formation of Dave Perry | Cinematographer, LLC, a company dedicated to high quality video production for broadcast, corporate communications, independent film, and the web. Perry has worked in video production in Southwest Virginia […]

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WTF Was I thinking?

So, I’ve been a little quiet in the blogosphere lately. So far I’ve been able to to post at least two articles a month, and I still have some time left in this month. But it’s getting late. It’s only because I’ve been busy in another area of my life. What area would that be? […]

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New Demo Reel – Spring 2013

Corporate, broadcast, independent film production, editing and color grading, Dave Perry Cinematographer LLC has experience with a wide range production and post production. Let me know if you have any questions. I’d love to talk to you. You can see this and more work on my Vimeo Site. DavePerryProject Demo Reel from DavePerryProject on Vimeo. […]

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Scenes One, Two, Maybe Four…and An Ending

I’m writing a screenplay for a short film….and it’s not easy. Writing is not something that comes very easily for me. Sometimes I’m inspired and can do it, but most of the time I’m too distracted. Most of my writing exists in personal journaling and this blog….and I’ve never written a screenplay. What seems to […]

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A “GD” and two F-bombs

So I won a Gold Addy at the 2013 Western Virginia  for “The Culture of Silver Seas PR”, a short film. To be honest I didn’t think I would win anything but at least I would get the film in front of some eyeballs. Well, if I want to be honest though, I wouldn’t have entered […]

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“The Project” a new Short Film

March 10, 2013 – EDITOR’s NOTE: Unfortunately, I did not check the name before I used “The Truth Project” as a title for a short film on which DavePerryProject is working. This film is in no way connected to or affiliated with Focus On The Family’s Truth Project and anything published or stated on  the DavePerryProject […]

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Dave Perry Project Wins Gold at 2013 Western Virginia Addy Awards!

Dave Perry Project won a Gold Addy in “Elements of Advertising-Cinematography” at the 2013 Western Virginia Addy Awards February 23 for the short film “The Culture of Silver Seas PR”. The film was done for Silver Seas PR, which specializes in media coverage for cultural creatives, and features local and nationally acclaimed creatives. Credits go to: Dave […]

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A New Video For A New PR Company

Dave Perry Project on Vimeo. The original idea behind this film was to create a simple, sincere, but direct message of what the company is and what it does. It was also important that the simplicity and sincerity be visually portrayed through spartan set design and wardrobe. The directness of the message is underscored by […]

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Over and Over and Over…

My first job out of college was for a pottery in Bedford Virginia. It was formative to my approach to design and production and my work ethic in general. As a production potter, I made the same piece over and over and over and over…and they all had to be exactly like each other. I […]

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