Friends, this isn't a confessional, but we need to unpack! For the last six months we’ve been glamping (minus the tents, plus the golf membership) in a series of simply delectable five-star resorts dotted along the bright blue Pacific. So take a moment (namaste) and live vicariously through this vacay-inducing highlight reel, featuring the understated Auberge Collection and the unabashed pop sensibilities of the W Hotel.
Welcome to the world of Virtual Reality from our masters of the realm, Venture Visuals. When it came to creating content for the Coors Light XP app, the decision to use VR was particularly appropriate, as their forward-looking program grants super fans exclusive access to the people, places and gear they love
The West Coast is alive and well, as seen here. “Hidden Gems” is a series of short films for Visit California (over 16 million impressions in the first month!) produced by phenom Director Tom Kranzle and the stellar team at Venture Visuals.
With the unveiling of SpeedX Leopard, the single most-funded bike campaign on Kickstarter, a new face in cycling was born. Watch the follow-up Venture Visuals produced for SpeedX Unicorn, where they looped in a pair of pro-am maniacs, drenched the duo in black, turned up the music and documented a race-level performance of Strava-esque delight.
Sporting a first-ever 10-speed transmission and a fearsome aluminum shell, the 2017 Ford F-150 is a wake-up call to every full-size truck out there. Ford turned to Venture Visuals to put this capable beast through its paces both on and off-road in Moab, Utah. With a dazzling new truck and a small arsenal of camera equipment, they were turning heads and tackling serious terrain, even with a trailer in tow.
Today, women’s cycling is the biggest growth sport, and the team at commercial production company Venture Visuals, with Director Tom Kranzle at the helm, has been at the forefront for spreading the message of empowerment to women looking to find a voice through physical activity and self care.
“Actually, I can” is the mantra behind Liv Cycling’s new video campaign focusing on the stories of women who have overcome their self-doubt and achieved strength of mind and body. Director Tom Kranzle and his team at Venture Visuals had the pleasure of working with Liv on 31 of these stories that send a message of encouragement throughout their community.
In this hysterical spot for Dollar Shave Club, the Venture Visuals team captured real-life DSC staffers as the ran around their Marina Del Rey headquarters showing us tricks to “easily” change your razor blade.
Just in time for tax season, Venture Visuals teamed up with Veracity Colab and Intuit/Turbo Tax to show us all just how easy, and fun, it can be to file your own taxes. Okay, we know what you are thinking. Taxes? Fun? Well, when Tom and his team are involved, even taxes are fun.
Tom Kranzle and Venture Visuals recently collaborated with Land Rover to show just why their vehicle is the ticket to adventure. The videos created are part of a larger campaign called Discover the Undiscovered and follow young photographers, guides and scientists as they adventure into the Pacific Northwest in search of starry skies and glowing waters.
Get ready to meet Tim and Stephanie Mikulecky, a stuntman and former stuntwoman who met, and later married, on a gig playing none other than the blue and pink power rangers, respectively.
“Life is not about the finish line, it is about the journey.” That is the message behind this simple, yet beautiful commercial for SMITH Overtake Helmets from Venture Visuals. “The Pursuit,” as the spot is titled, quietly follows three cyclists on an expansive road in the middle of the desert at sunset as they pedals toward an endless adventure.
Just over ten years ago, Tom Kranzle started Venture Visuals to address the growing digital content needs he saw clients having. He is now the founder and lead director/ DOP of the boutique commercial production studio and works from Santa Barbara, CA. They strive to grow brands through visual stories that inspire, empower and create more authentic connections with customers. Over the years, Thomas has been fortunate enough to work on projects for brands such as Apple, Google, Ford, Land Rover, Dollar Shave Club, UGG, Specialized, Tommy Hilfiger, Budweiser, Carl’s Jr., and many others. Read on to find out more.