Posts Categorized: News

Drop by Drop

Visualizing the connection between water that rolls along the curb into a storm drain and the water you drink can be difficult. However, runoff from yards and parking lots does make its way into lakes that feed municipal water plants. Oil, fertilizer, yard waste, and litter have to be processed out of that runoff before… Read more »

Whirligig Park Updates

After years of planning and a healthy infusion of grant money, the Whirligig Park Project is making remarkable progress toward meeting its opening goal of November 2013. One-third of the planned art exhibits have been restored, and restoration of others is going strong at the project’s headquarters in downtown Wilson. Additionally, the project has created… Read more »

Downtown Makes A Place For Art

From a distance, bright lights form multi-colored layers of tapestry. Moving closer, the dark scent of brewing coffee drifts through opened doors, carried

First in Flight

With 58 colleges, North Carolina’s community college system is the third largest in the nation. This network of affordable schools is recognized nationally for its proactive partnerships with local industries. While biotech is a large part of that recognition,

Class Dismissed

School may be out for the summer, but the search for quality education providers doesn’t stop. We recently contributed principal photography and online editing services for Greenfield School: Educating the Total Student. The promotional video offers an overview of Greenfield School, an independent PS2–12th grade school located in Wilson, NC. Our Sony F3 proved invaluable… Read more »

Promoting NC Businesses

We finished two videos for the Carolina Business Coalition, an organization dedicated to making North Carolina more business-friendly through strategic communications and public education of important business issues. The group has a

Avid & Boris Upgrades

We’ve recently upgraded key software in our editing suites. Moving from Avid Media Composer 5.5 to 6.0, our editors benefit from the updated user interface, and customers benefit

Whirligigs, Spinning Into Art History

DaySpring Media shot and posted a video about Vollis Simpson’s whirligigs and the Whirligig Park Project for Wilson, NC’s local government channel. Whirligigs are well loved American folk-art. These whimsical caricatures of animals, planes, or farm equipment typically have blades that rotate in the wind and cause various parts of the sculpture to move. Ninety-three… Read more »

Savvy Award for Troubled Waters


A video photographed and edited by DaySpring Media has won a Savvy Award. Presented by the City-County Communications and Marketing Association (3CMA), this Savvy award honors creative marketing and communications in the “One-time Special Programming” category. Troubled Waters documents the possible long-term environmental effects of a proposed chicken processing facility, its waste sprayfield, and the… Read more »

New Year, New Camera: Sony F3

Sony PMS-F3 Camera

Remember when High Definition was not an option and DV was good enough? Now, it’s rare to shoot anything but HD, regardless of final delivery format. Recent battles between camera manufacturers have been good for photographers and customers alike. Our newest purchase, a Sony PMW-F3, is a direct benefit of competition between the leading video… Read more »