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With over 700 productions under his belt, Steve Weiss has been in almost every aspect of the film/video business. With his start videotaping weddings in 1981 to creating 1st Generation Film/Video as its Director from 1983 to 1993 and eventually selling it . Steve has also created and sold one of the first buyout music libraries in 1993 as well. From 1993 to 2000 Steve was the VP of production and director in another production company and did hundreds of productions there. Taking a hiatus from production Steve along with his long time DP, Jens Bogehegn, started Zacuto rentals in 2000 and the Zacuto USA product line in 2004. Weiss was also the director of FilmFellas, critics, BTS & The Great Camera Shootout 2010, 2011 & Revenge of the Great Camera Shootout 2012 web series. Weiss believes the key to monetizing content on the web is a dynamic mixture of marketing, advertising, direct product sales, pay per click, potentially attaching a product line, network affiliate sales, social networking ads, blogging and so much more. Weiss has awards from these film festivals: 10 Emmy nominations and 3 Emmy wins (midwest region) for The Great Camera Shootout 2010, FilmFellas cast 8 & Revenge of the Great Camera Shootout 2012, Bronze Star Houston International film festival, AFVA Red Ribbon, 2 Chicago Film Festival International winners, 1 Chicago Film Festival International Certificate, 1 Chicago International Film Festival-INTERCOM Silver Plaque Award, NY Film Festival winner, 1st & 2nd prize beverage and food dynamics, 8 sliver & 5 bronze Tellys, Silver Triangle Award, 2 Black Diamond Awards for product design and others. See bio here:

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