Posts Tagged: NC

More Than Burgers

Hardee’s is a recognized leader in the fast food industry. The name was synonymous with “burger” when I was a child. Boddie-Noell Enterprises is the largest franchisee of Hardee’s restaurants. With over 330 locations, they have

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 »

We Learn and We Create

Students aren’t the only ones who think summer vacation is too short. When it’s time to head back to school, teachers need motivating as well. Long hours and low pay too often underscore

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

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 »