Russell Media Productions, RMP, is a full service video production company providing an array of services, from concepting and scriptwriting, to single and multiple camera acquisition, to post production with 2D and 3D graphics; as well as interactive SCORM and AICC compliant training.
Jim Russell worked in local, regional and national television for more than 15 years and then spent 10 years as a writer, producer and director for a Direct Response Agency before forming Russell Media Productions. This broad production experience allows Jim to bring creative and cost effective experience to every project, providing clients with a single provider for all of their production requirements.
Whether you need to re-work your existing materials or to create original media for broadcast, DVD, internet, or portable device distribution, Russell Media Productions will provide you the creative services you’re looking for within the budget parameters you have.
(Download the RMP Capabilities Statement here.)
Jim has written original scripts for a wide variety of client specifications; including 30 second commercials and PSA’s, corporate communications, fund raising videos, and scripts for Direct Response short forms and infomercials.
Jim has produced a range of productions, from 30 second commercials to 30 minute infomercials, in the studio and on location, from $1,500 to more than $300,000. He is also experienced with hiring production staff and remote crews from California to Florida for production and post-production.
Jim has worked with professional and non-professional talent, as well as local, regional and national talent. He has conducted numerous casting sessions locally, regionally and in Los Angeles with casting directors and has directed single camera setups as well as multi-camera studio shoots.
Jim has shot video for CNN, History Channel, A&E, Discovery Channel, and all the major news networks. He is experienced in a wide variety of formats; and can match camera requirements to the client’s creative and budgetary needs.
Jim is experienced with the most popular Non-Linear Editing programs, AVID, Final Cut and Adobe Premiere and After Effects, and currently uses a robust workstation with the Adobe Master Collection software. More recently, Adobe Captivate has been added to his post-production arsenal, to create and deliver interactive training for LMS delivery. Additionally, Jim has experience with 3D work, having used Lightwave 3D for the Little Big Horn Battlefield Orientation Video. Russell Media Productions also subcontracts additional aspects of the post-production process, including graphic design, 2d composite and animation work, and 3D.