Your event is captured through imagery. Our photography and videography team, in addition to, our outside vendors have photographed events with: Presidents Bush, Clinton and Obama, Diplomats, Heads of State and in more than 30 countries throughout the world. For more information or to see examples, you may visit our Portfolio.
Ivy has planned events for many high profile people in the diplomatic and political communities and for International governments, many celebrities, nonprofit organizations and private corporations. She is a proud member of Destination DC, Washington Women in Public Relations and was recently highlighted in the member spotlight. She has been interviewed on Voice of America, MSNBC, NBC Nightly News, the BBC just to name a few. She resides in the Washington, DC metropolitan area. She speaks French, moderate Swahili and will begin her studies in Spanish, Dec 2011. Her hobbies include: Horseback Riding, Crafting and Running.
Fritz Blakey is a top photographer in the Washington, DC Metropolitan area. He has photographed our events with First Lady Michelle Obama, Hillary Clinton, Nancy Pelosi, Cicely Tyson, The Africa Finance Corporation, and the Central Bank of Nigeria. Principal at Fritz Photographics, he works collaboratively with the Chief Planner to provide award worthy photography services to CBD. As the CBD agency photographer, he captures the momentum of each event and the each memorable detail. As an event photographer, he has the expertise to deliver photography products in several formats.
CBD offers a full variety of photography options to capture your message and your brand. Images are taken to memorialize the energy and purpose of your event. Our branding, marketing and public relations efforts are spearheaded by Ivy K. Pendleton and managed by our team of Marketing experts who hold degrees in Marketing, Communications, Public Relations and Business Administration
Patricia McDougall is known as the CBD “on the go” photographer. Patricia greets each client with a warm smile and friendly disposition. Before you know it, she has captured 50 different candid, exceptional, photographs. As one of the Washington DC’s lead photographers, she is a staple at major events at the Kennedy Center, Newseum, Smithsonian, the Washington Convention Center and other venues. Patricia McDougall has been a CBD partner since 2010.
We work exclusively with Award Winning Cinematographer Marshall Levy to produce the visual aspects of our major events. He produces video presentations for our events with First Lady Mrs. Michelle Obama, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and House Speaker John Boehner in Washington, DC, for our international Diplomatic Delegations among other projects. Our videos are all professionally rendered in multiple formats to allow for digital conversion across multiple Platforms. Some of our videos can be found on our YouTube Channel.
At CBD, we understand that in an information age where a photo says a 100 words, then a video must speak one million. There is such an impact to your market when your event is captured via video. When your event is filmed, you have opened your brand to many options such as sharing, posting, viewing and clicking, especially if you upload your videos to your company website or personal website.