What does it take to create great video?

"[Video Production] is now something almost everyone can do at a simple level and enjoy it, but to take it to a higher level requires the same dedication and persistence that any art form does."

- Walter Murch

Academy Awards Winner; Editor, Apocalyps Now

Becoming a creator about more than just pushing a red button. Getting started with video is harder than it looks but not as hard as you fear it might be.


  • Intimidated by the process of video?
  • Need someone to hold me accountable?
  • Need to learn how to get comfortable in camera?
  • Not sure where to start?
  • Need help telling my story?
  • Not sure what kinds of videos to make?

If your answer is "YES" to any of these questions, you've come to the right place.


My YouTube series "Full Field" it the perfect jumping off point.

Full Field

FULL FIELD is a "wide-angle" look at the art of video productions. Each week I share the best practices, latest tools, and techniques for conceiving, creating, and distributing video content.

1-on -1  Video Consulting

Think beyond to one-off "commercial" formula

Video CAN be a costly investment of time, money, and resources if you don't have a clear vision and goal.


I can help you map a content approach that will align with your ultimate goals and your budget.

VFA Video Academy

Make Learning the Trade Easier

There are a THOUSANDS and THOUSANDS tutorial videos available in the Web. How do you know which are accurate? Which are  up-to-date? How do you navigate the the sea of content?


I want to help you shorten the learning curve.  I have a growing  list of online courses to help you. Learn the key skills you need to know in order to start creating stellar video content. Get started and grow your production tradecraft.

View from Above Entertainment is a Digital Media Production Studio based in Mesa, Arizona. Its primary function is to create and distribute a variety of original programming, ranging from comedic series to dramatic documentaries; short and feature length films.

  Our  secondary mission is to  provide creative art solutions for a variety of clients with a story to tell and an audience anxious to hear it..