What We Do

dphilms is a smart, fun, friendly and honest full-service video production & marketing company in the Quad Cities. We are your best friends that you’ll love doing business with because you know you’re going to get a top-notch creative product at a fair price, in a timely manner.

project management

dphilms can assist with any makeup needs for video shots from special FX make up to Make-up Artists and Hair stylists.For all of your pre-production needs, we have the capability to manage your entire project from start to finish. We offer:

  • Concept development
  • Scriptwriting
  • Location scouting
  • Talent
  • Voice over
  • Make-up artists
  • and so much more!

We make your projects run smooth, on time and on budget.

video production
Whether it’s across town or across the globe, our crews can set-up in any location and any conditions. Can’t be outside? Then our studio can be configured with a custom set, or we can shoot on green screen and worry about the scenery later. Combine that with our stabeloid for unique driving shots, 360° camera for a VR experience, 30-ft jimmy-jib for those hard-to-reach places, our ability to shoot in HD and 4K, and you have everything you’ll need. Plus we can even help out with your lifestyle and product photography needs.

editing and graphics
Our two-edit suites can handle SD, HD or 4K, tape or tapeless formats. Our toy box of visual effects allows our craftsmen to custom-build effects to knock the socks (and shoes) off your audience. All our videos can be formatted for tradeshows, web (such as YouTube, Facebook, Instagram in square and yes even verticle video), TV, USB drives and mobile.
photography
You can’t afford to go without creative photography to captivate your audience as part of your marketing strategy. Our staff has the technical knowledge and creative skillset to frame and compose your images. Here are some of the corporate branding photography services we provide: lifestyle photography, commercial, business professional, headshots, events, product/advertising photography and more.
jimmy-jib
_DSC0010For over 35-years our jib operator has been providing unmatched jaw-dropping imagery for sporting events, broadcast entertainment, concerts, or anytime you want a unique shot to add production value to your video. We are known across the Mid-West for our beautiful HD shoots using our 30ft. Triangle Jimmy-Jib with Dutch roll head crane.
crewing
Our gear is the best, but our crew is even sweeter. We provide a quality crew that’s confident, pays attention to details and provides a smooth experience for you on production day. We can provide a crew with a camera operator, jib with an operator, driving rig with an operator, camera assistant, producer, director, production assistant, grips, gaffer, audio engineer, teleprompter operator, and even a make-up artist! For all of your crewing needs check out our crewing sheet and inquire within for a custom quote.