March 2022 News

February was a very exciting month with some serious upgrades and new clients!  In February, we made two major upgrades: First, in optics. Our A and B cameras now have 400mm zoom lenses for great reach and closeups. Trivia: did you know that camera operators manually focus their shots? These new lenses (and indeed all…

February News & Flash

During the month of January, usually slow for production, I used the time to organize and refine. Between a great find on storage bins and a new Brother P-Touch label maker, I may have gotten a little carried away. On the digital side of things, both the studio computer and on-location laptop got fresh installations…

January 2022

Happy New Year! We look to the future… with measured optimism. Beyond the challenging times we are in, we see new and untapped opportunities in our rapidly changing town. Here is another opportunity: SAVE HUGE during this month’s Flash Sale! Now through Saturday midnight: Spin the Wheel of Savings 🙂 ! This month’s sale is…

Happy Production, Happy Clients!

We are thrilled to share some behind the scenes and screengrabs from the first Tonehaus production using our very own cameras. This taping was for our longtime client and wonderful friends at Chorus Austin. After spending the better half of this performing arts season chasing down sync between drifting cameras, we chose to acquire a…

Equipment for Self Recording

Now that we are all living deep in the time of COVID, I imagine many of you are Zoom teaching and now, at the minimum, are at the cusp of your first self producing video for collaborations. You’ve read the guide for video and audio tips, but what about gear? Here are some recommendations if…

Wintry Morning Video Shoot at Mozart’s Cafe

This morning we took a lean 3 person filming crew out to Mozart’s Coffee Roasters to begin shooting a music video for our Continuing Artist Esteban Alvarez. This incredibly talented Steinway Artist performs regularly worldwide, is a visionary, and astoundingly, he is active both as a businessman and musician. Of course, those were the furthest…

Ongoing Programs with Tonehaus Increase Value

New to Tonehaus in 2020 is the introduction of partnership programs, which come in three forms. Since specific media needs change throughout the year, but the need for updated content is constant, why not make your production partner on-going and reap the benefits and value adds that allows? Spend less time reviewing logistics and proposals,…