Chicago Beauty Photography and Videography for SA Style Studio
John Gress created Chicago Beauty Photography and Videography for a digital marketing campaign for SA Style Studio. The project consisted of step-by-step video tutorials and portraits which were used to promote their website coordinating hair, makeup and fashion styling for model and everyday people.
Filming took place in an Evanston, Illinois photo studio. Gress filmed the tutorials with a Canon C200 n 4K, recorded externatally with an Atomos Shogun in ProRes 422LT and captured the beauty portrait headshots with a Canon 5D Mark IV camera. The video was lit with Aputure lights.
Chicago Beauty Photography and Videography specs
Canon 24-70mm f2.8L USM II and a 70-200mm f2.8 IS II lenses.
Lit with Aputure 120D and 300D LED lights, with a MOLA Setti as the main modifier and two Chimera 1×3′ strips over each shoulder.
1. Embryolisse (Moisturizer/Primer)
2. Smashbox Photo Finish Primer Water (Primer)
3. Anastasia Beverly Hills – Foundation Stick (Full coverage foundation)
4. Cover FX (Liquid Highlighter)
5. Urban Decay – Naked Weightless Complete Coverage Concealer 6. Anastasia Beverly Hills – Contour Stick
7. Revolution – Conceal and Define (Conceal/Contour)
8. Laura Mercier Translucent Loose Setting Powder
9. MAC Highlighter
10. Anastasia Beverly Hills Dipbrow – Ebony (Eyebrows)
11. Urban Decay – Naked Weightless Complete Coverage Concealer
12. Huda Beauty Rose Gold edition eyeshadow palette (Hena,Coco, Black Truffle)
13. Urban Decay – Naked Weightless Complete Coverage Concealer
14. Too Faced Chocolate Gold Palette eyeshadow- (Love & Coco) and Huda Beauty Rose Gold edition eyeshadow palette- (Maneater)
15. NYX Professional Matte Liquid Liner
16. Marc Jacobs (Mascara)
17. Marc Jacobs (Eye pencil)
18. Huda Beauty Rose Gold edition eyeshadow palette(maneater and black truffle)
19. MAC Bronzer
20. MAC Blush
21. Becca Cosmetics – Topaz (Highlighter)
22. MAC Cosmetics – Cork (Lip pencil color) Fleshpot (Lipstick) and bronze gloss (lip gloss)
23. Marc Jacobs (Mascara)
24. Urban Decay All Nighter Setting Spray
Editing of the video tutorials and photography was conducted by Gress.
Chicago Beauty Photography and Videography video production Behind The Scenes
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Chicago video production company: filming TV commercials, Web videos, internet commercials, reels, presentation, corporate videos, infomercials, promotional, how to, instructional, television, multimedia, social media, industrial and charity fundraiser films by director of photography, filmmaker and videographer John Gress in Chicago, Illinois and across the Midwest.
As the leader of our Chicago video production company and as a videographer and filmmaker, DP Gress’ passion is creating visually stunning films that set him and his clients apart. Anyone can shoot a video for facebook, youtube and the web, but it takes a team of video professionals to deliver quality production content that will maximize the value of each and every impression by emotionally connecting the viewer with your company or product through film and video.
Our Chicago video production company has worked with numerous companies including AIDS Foundation of Chicago, Aon, Avlon, Clayco, Hyatt Hotels, The Joliet Slammers, Motorolla, Ripon Athletic, Sagin LLC and many more.