Bringing Ideas to Life
What We Do
A compelling commercial or web video starts with unique and creative ideas. Your company’s video needs to stand out from your competitors. Whether it’s corporate videos, TV commercials or any other video production, we can help. We love to partner with your team to create an effective video that promotes your company’s message.
Pre-Production is where all the details and logistics get planned out. We begin with a brainstorming session and then agree with our client on a concept and production budget. From there we generate an outline, which is a refined concept with a beginning middle and end and hits on all the important talking points. We then begin location scouting, casting, crewing up and scheduling.
It’s light’s, camera, action time and the most exciting part of the whole process. Our excellent crew comes together during production to execute all the pre production plans to make the “magic” happen. Production can be anywhere from a single day to several weeks of filming depending on what we’re looking to accomplish.
Once everything is shot, it gets backed up onto hard drives and goes into the editing suite where it’s time to piece it all together. Through a series of rough cuts we work with our clients to refine the video until it’s is where we need it to be. It’s here that we add music, graphics, do color correction and an overall sound design that tightens everything up and polishes the video to perfection.
Meet The Team
Founder & Creative Director
Jason Manahan has over 20 years of practical skills and knowledge in the artistry of producing, directing, cinematography and editing, as well as extensive experience in account managing and production coordinating. He is a visionary conceptualist with a high level of proficiency and a dedication to the process.
Director of Photography
A master of the cinematic format, Byron creates images that are as captivating as they are stunning. His vast experience in both digital and film formats, makes him an invaluable asset to any production team.
A seasoned freelance Producer & Production Manager, Al is the man who keeps the production afloat. He takes care of everything from budgeting, scheduling, permits, contracts, to dealing with the cops. There's nothing he can't handle.
Editor | Post Prod Supervisor
George has over 10 years of experience in Editing, Motion Graphics and Post Production Coordination. Specializing in editing and post production, corporate, documentary, and music videos
Audio Producer | Composer
Kevin has an ear for sound like no other. Known for his comfortable and flexible recording style, his production techniques and compositions have earned him the respect and trust over a wide range of industries
Design | Web Developer
A self proclaimed Pixel Engineer, Ed is a master of digital design. From print ads and corporate logos, to packaging artwork and web design, Ed can do it all. A Jack of all digital trades.
What they're saying
“Jason is a highly skilled professional movie maker. His ability to make things happen in a timely manner while bringing up effective and creative solutions is highly appreciated.”
Robert Habersack | Senior Consultant at Becker Management Consulting
“Jason did a great job with producing our CSHP BC Branch YouTube video! Thanks, Jason!! :)”
Shirin Abadi | Clinical Pharmacist & Education Coordinator at BC Cancer Agency
“Zophia Creative have been a crucial part of our marketing machine. Jason’s passion and creative instincts are truly inspiring.”
Rocky Jr. | RMJ Entertainment
“Zophia Creative exemplifies professionalism and quality in media production. Excellence delivered on-time and on-budget.”
Evan Meriwether | Writer, Actor