Comic Con: Blast From the Past

Comic Con: Blast From the Past Historical Reverie Comic Con has grown since its beginning in 1970 from a bunch of card tables stacked with comic books to a behemoth convention. In fact, it’s San Diego’s largest convention. It’s a wildly-anticipated...

Kern River Rafting

Kern River Rafting Call of the Wild Kern River called and we answered. The last time Mark and I had inflated our Sevylor raft, a “Caravelle” was 25 years ago. We bounced along many streams and rivers on it, prior to shoving it up on a garage shelf. That...

San Diego Comic Con Tales

San Diego Comic Con Tales San Diego Comic Con tales abound with any high-end, long-standing video production company here in San Diego like Crystal Pyramid Productions. It’s a venue where my partner, Mark, and I have worked together since last century –...

Wild Artichokes

Wild Artichokes Wild artichokes permeate the wilderness of Southern California, a region whose climate is similar to that of the Mediterranean. For many years we have ridden our mountain bikes past several stands of artichokes in their various stages.  In late winter...

ECommerce Video Production

ECommerce Video Production Why Ecommerce Stores Should Incorporate Video Production When you use videos for e-commerce, you can truly bring your retail to life in a way that you’ve never been able to before. These videos can increase customer satisfaction as well as...

Visiting Italy

Visiting Italy Visiting Italy was certainly a long-time dream for us.  To celebrate our anniversary, we carved out a spot in our calendar for May.  That is the time prior to summer just before a cloud of tourists descends upon Europe.  We vacationed in Italy for two...

Heilbron Award

Heilbron Award: What it meant to win the Inaugural Heilbron! Crystal Pyramid Productions was recognized with an award at the inaugural presentation of The Heilbron Awards, named after Rotary Club 33’s first President, Carl Heilbron. As noted on the Rotary Club...

Gary Puckett and the Cruisin’ Gap

Gary Puckett and the Cruisin’ Gap When we climbed aboard the Norwegian Epic on a cruise to Italy a month ago, we had no idea what surprises that Park West Galleries would have in store for us.  Beyond the presence of several up-and-coming artists including...

Video Marketing Strategy

Video Marketing Strategy – Do You Have One? Video Marketing Strategy is something savvy business leaders utilize more now than ever before.  This is high among a spectrum of options to make their services and/or products known to others and increase business....