Feb. 28 – BCPVA meeting – Colour Grading – New Pro Member Presentation

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Hello BCPVA members and guests,

Please join us for an exciting evening on Tuesday, February 28, 2017. As a reminder – our new meeting date is the 4th Tuesday of each month!

We’ll be at the Community Living Society, located on the 7th floor of 713 Columbia Street in New Westminster (Columbia & Begbie, beside Waves coffee shop).

From feedback we received, we have changed the format of the meetings. Networking will begin at 6:30, and the meeting will formally begin at 7:00 and run until 9:00 with a 15 minute break.


1)   Colour Grading

One of Finalé Post’s professional colourists will present on colour grading. Get the insider’s perspective and bring your questions!

Finalé Post has been a leader in post production workflows for feature, episodic and commercial media content for more than 25 years. With state of the art facilities in Vancouver, and a deep bank of experienced talent behind the controls, their customized Finishing pipeline actually starts at the pre-production stage. They provide innovated workflows that follow right through Dailies, Editorial, VFX, Color Grading and finally QC and Delivery to ensure creative continuity, while offering cost controls and increased sped of decision making.


2)    New Professional Member Presentation by Jennifer Shanse, UpperStory Films

UpperStory Films officially launched in 2016, specializing in cinematic promotional videos and brand films. Jennifer has a background in independent film, and her credits include director and cinematographer for the Thailand-shot documentary One Frame at a Time, production management on feature Angels in Notting Hill, and cinematographer, editor and coordinator for several productions with Coastal Television in Cape Coast, Ghana. She holds a degree in film production and creative writing from UBC. As owner and creative director of UpperStory Films, Jennifer works with clients at every stage of production, from concept to final cut, to keep each film focused on the client’s story and goals.


Meeting will end with a 15 minute open discussion.


Meeting information:

What:  BCPVA Monthly Meeting
When:  6:30 pm for Networking; 7:00 pm Meeting on Feb. 28, 2017
Where:  Community Living Society (CLS)
7th floor, 713 Columbia Street
New Westminster

Map of New Meeting Venue

FREE coffee and doughnuts

PAID street parking outside, some FREE street parking a few blocks away.
There is ample parking, but you can decide to pay a few bucks to the parking meter (should be less than $5), or park at a parkade (a little more expensive, maybe around $7), or park in a free 2-hour zone and walk a few blocks. Below is a rough map of the area, but please allow extra time for parking when you first come.


RSVP and keep in touch online at the BCPVA Facebook Page.

Please note, first time guests can attend a BCPVA meeting for free!  All others, including previous guests and former members, are welcome to join or re-join the BCPVA by taking out an associate membership – just $25 for 3 months! – and by filling out the RSVP form.

See you all on Feb. 28!


BCPVA Exec Committee

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BC Professional Videographers Association is a non profit organization that exists to support the professional development, creativity, and entrepreneurial growth of its members; while serving the growing need for professional video production.