MPT Production Services

MPT Production Services Production Services is Maryland Public TV's "work for hire" arm, serving outside clients for studio and field productions, editing, and live uplinks.

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Studio A now know as The Irene and Edward H. Kaplan Production Studio is nearly there! The brick square building you see...
05/03/2021

Studio A now know as The Irene and Edward H. Kaplan Production Studio is nearly there! The brick square building you see is part of the expansion and didn't previously exist.

Practice makes perfect. Drone flight day!
04/30/2021

Practice makes perfect. Drone flight day!

Get ready for the BSO!
04/28/2021

Get ready for the BSO!

We are proud to join forces with the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra to increase accessibility and access throughout Maryland to the BSO’s Gala Celebration, celebrating Marin Alsop in her final performance as music director!

The Gala Celebration will air live on June 19 at 8:30pm and feature world-renowned soprano Renée Fleming, Wordsmith, OrchKids and a BSO commission by Baltimore composer James Lee III in honor of Juneteenth.

Mark your calendars!

Editing a half hour broadcast television show is tough enough, imagine editing a 4 hour long film! If you're into video ...
04/23/2021
Timeline Tours - Zack Snyder's Justice League

Editing a half hour broadcast television show is tough enough, imagine editing a 4 hour long film! If you're into video editing, you might enjoy this tour through the crazy, but organized mess that an AVID timeline can become.

Editors David Brenner ACE, Dody Dorn ACE and Carlos Castillón from Zack Snyder's Justice League share their full 4+ hour Avid timeline and discuss the proces...

Recently, Videographer Isaiah Gibson met up with former, longtime reporter for MPT News and MotorWeek Yolanda Vazquez.  ...
04/21/2021

Recently, Videographer Isaiah Gibson met up with former, longtime reporter for MPT News and MotorWeek Yolanda Vazquez. Now the External Affairs Director for the Howard County State's Attorney Office she covers an update in Howard County regarding the use of School Resource Officers. Find the story soon on MPT!

At the end of each session, MPT interviews the leaders in the legislature to get their take on how the session went. Che...
04/14/2021

At the end of each session, MPT interviews the leaders in the legislature to get their take on how the session went. Check out our socially distant interviews on Friday at 7 on State Circle.

04/09/2021
Springtime Drone Weather!

Even though it's rainy today, we were able to gather plenty of drone footage thoughout the week during the fabulous spring weather. Here's a clip for the Mavic Pro 2 on a MotorWeek shoot. Great flying weather!

Behind the scenes with Production Services photographers Tim Pugh, Isaiah Gibson and Michael Estrabillo as they shoot an...
03/29/2021

Behind the scenes with Production Services photographers Tim Pugh, Isaiah Gibson and Michael Estrabillo as they shoot an interview with David Rubinstein, Mike Gill and our Governor Larry Hogan. Even Maryland Public Television CEO Larry Unger dropped in to join the fun.

What are Mirrorless cameras and what does it mean for the industry?
03/16/2021
What Is a Mirrorless Camera and How Does It Compare to a DSLR? - 2021 - MasterClass

What are Mirrorless cameras and what does it mean for the industry?

Mirrorless digital cameras are part of the rising trend of compact system cameras that started in the mid-2000s. Now most major camera brands, like Sony, Nikon, Canon, Panasonic, Fujifilm, Leica, and Olympus, have launched their own lines of mirrorless cameras. With hundreds of new cameras to choose...

The Sony A7Sii is the workhorse when it comes to all MotorWeek's beauty shots. Together with the slider and the Sigma Ar...
03/12/2021

The Sony A7Sii is the workhorse when it comes to all MotorWeek's beauty shots. Together with the slider and the Sigma Art 18-35mm lens, we're able to capture great dynamic shots.

In honor of Women’s History Month, here are some ground breakers!
03/05/2021
25 Groundbreaking Female Directors: From Alice Guy to Chloé Zhao

In honor of Women’s History Month, here are some ground breakers!

Women have been directing films from the beginning of cinema — Alice Guy is credited with directing one of the world’s first narrative films in 1896 — and have continued to break new cinematic grou…

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03/01/2021

Photos from MPT Production Services's post

It’s a little rainy today, but sometimes you can’t let rain stop a shoot. As you can see, we have to get creative when i...
02/27/2021

It’s a little rainy today, but sometimes you can’t let rain stop a shoot. As you can see, we have to get creative when it comes to protecting the equipment. Throwback to Project Fire Season 2.

It’s a little rainy today, but sometimes you can’t let rain stop a shoot. As you can see, we have to get creative when it comes to protecting the equipment. Throwback to Project Fire Season 2.

To stream the legislative session in Annapolis we use a two man team; a director and a robotic camera operator.
02/26/2021

To stream the legislative session in Annapolis we use a two man team; a director and a robotic camera operator.

We've been using the DJI Mavic 2 Pro on MotorWeek for all their drone needs for the past 5 months. It's one of the small...
02/12/2021

We've been using the DJI Mavic 2 Pro on MotorWeek for all their drone needs for the past 5 months. It's one of the smallest drones we have, but don't be fooled, this little drone can still shoot great quality 4K footage with it's 1" CMOS sensor! With over 50 flights, we can't get enough of this little aircraft.

We've been using the DJI Mavic 2 Pro on MotorWeek for all their drone needs for the past 5 months. It's one of the smallest drones we have, but don't be fooled, this little drone can still shoot great quality 4K footage with it's 1" CMOS sensor! With over 50 flights, we can't get enough of this little aircraft.

Ah, the memories in good ol' Studio A. Can't wait to see what's in store for it's next chapter.
02/11/2021

Ah, the memories in good ol' Studio A. Can't wait to see what's in store for it's next chapter.

Ah, the memories in good ol' Studio A. Can't wait to see what's in store for it's next chapter.

Don’t be “mistaken” for a bad pilot.
02/10/2021
First time flying a drone? Don't make these mistakes

Don’t be “mistaken” for a bad pilot.

We recommend avoiding these simple mistakes when flying your drone. From dead batteries to propeller wash, these situations can unexpectedly pop up in the air.

As digital technologies continue to advance, so should your expectations when buying a television. Have you ever seen an...
02/05/2021
What Is HDR (High Dynamic Range)?

As digital technologies continue to advance, so should your expectations when buying a television. Have you ever seen and wondered what exactly is "HDR" or "high dynamic range?" Well this article sums it up very well and explains why it is important in not just televisions, but as a whole.

https://www.pcmag.com/news/what-is-hdr-high-dynamic-range

Move over 4K. HDR is another important television feature that can vastly improve what you watch. Here's what you need to know about HDR, HDR10, Dolby Vision, and HLG.

Fun fact: we don’t shoot Goss’s Garage in a traditional studio. But we still use many of the lights from our studios at ...
01/25/2021

Fun fact: we don’t shoot Goss’s Garage in a traditional studio. But we still use many of the lights from our studios at MPT, which we hang for each season!

Sometimes you need a little more light. Always good to have a light panel handy.
01/24/2021

Sometimes you need a little more light. Always good to have a light panel handy.

Sometimes you need a little more light. Always good to have a light panel handy.

It's #FlashbackFriday and today Maryland Farm & Harvest is in the spotlight.
01/22/2021

It's #FlashbackFriday and today Maryland Farm & Harvest is in the spotlight.

It's #FlashbackFriday and today Maryland Farm & Harvest is in the spotlight.

01/19/2021
What does DB stand for?

DB, it's definitely not your favorite music artist's name but they do use it in the music world. Can you guess what it stands for?

01/15/2021
Mustang Mach-E Color Session

MotorWeek is back in full swing for the new year! That means there plenty of post-production work to be done. Here’s part of the color session for the Mustang Mach-E!

It's that time of year again! MPT is heading to State Circle to cover the Maryland General Assembly. This session, thing...
01/13/2021

It's that time of year again! MPT is heading to State Circle to cover the Maryland General Assembly. This session, things will look a LOT different due to COVID precautions. Our team of directors will be operating robotic cameras in both chambers to give you all a virtual front row seat to all the action. You can check out the live proceedings as well as more information on the legislative process here at the Maryland General Assembly website. Also be sure to tune in to State Circle every Friday at 7pm for a weekly wrap up of some key bills happening throughout the session.

http://mgaleg.maryland.gov/mgawebsite

It's that time of year again! MPT is heading to State Circle to cover the Maryland General Assembly. This session, things will look a LOT different due to COVID precautions. Our team of directors will be operating robotic cameras in both chambers to give you all a virtual front row seat to all the action. You can check out the live proceedings as well as more information on the legislative process here at the Maryland General Assembly website. Also be sure to tune in to State Circle every Friday at 7pm for a weekly wrap up of some key bills happening throughout the session.

http://mgaleg.maryland.gov/mgawebsite

01/12/2021
What does EFP stand for?

Heard the term EFP before? See if you know what it stands for with MPT Production Services Trivia.

Your monthly Studio A update.
01/04/2021

Your monthly Studio A update.

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Owings Mills, MD
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Production Services is Maryland Public TV's "work for hire" arm, serving outside clients for all your production needs. We combine your organization's vision and message with the skilled production team at MPT. Production Services can assist you each step of the way.

We welcome your studio production, field shoot, editing – or live feeds and uplinks. In fact, if you have any project on the drawing board, talk to us about how we can assist! In studio, on location, post production - simple projects or very complex – rest assured MPT's Production Services will deliver a great product for an affordable investment.

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On location, in the middle of the Baltimore Harbor, September 2018. Gorgeous night for shooting! #MPT #MarylandPublicTelevision #ProductionServices
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On location... in the middle of the Baltimore Harbor! No location to difficult for us to reach.
Behind the scenes setting up lights on the Goss's Garage set for MotorWeek.
Behind the scenes of filming Goss's Garage for MotorWeek.
Behind the scene of Goss' Garage for MotorWeek.