Sticks & Glass: The Blog

Lockheed Martin F-22 safety training shoot

Lockheed Martin asked Jon Milavec to Direct and act as DP on a four-day training video shoot. The goal was to show new employees on the F-22 fighter jet production line why safety is of the utmost importance. Directing the … Read More

Progressive Redevelopment, Inc.

Mixed Bag Media was called back by longtime client, Progress Redevelopment, Inc. to produce a video celebrating their 20th anniversary and act as a fundraising tool when shown at their annual event at the Carter Center in Atlanta, GA. PRI’s … Read More


Mixed Bag Media was contracted by national gas station chain RaceTrac to organize over twelve hours of consumer research down into digestible segments on a DVD. After working with the client to decide what categories we should organize the footage … Read More

UNCF interviews on Georgia campuses

We were called upon by Turnhere to shoot interviews with college students on the campus of Paine College in Augusta, GA and Spelman College in Atlanta, GA for a UNCF national campaign describing why support of UNCF and historically black … Read More

WUOG, 90.5fm Alumni weekend in Athens, GA

As graduates and former radio station executive staff members of WUOG, 90.5fm, Jon Milavec of Mixed Bag Media and his wife, Lynn Medcalf, of News Generation, spent the weekend in Athens, GA at the first alumni reunion weekend to be … Read More

Piedmont Cancer Center shoot

Mixed Bag Media lead, Jon Milavec, was called upon by VTA and TG Madison to shoot a piece as part of the “Piedmont Cancer Center is turning the Big C into the little c” campaign. Through interviews with patients as … Read More

Maine Media Workshops

For years, I’ve been wanting to take a class at the Maine Media Workshops in Rockport, Maine and I finally made it. I took a week-long course titled “The Camera and visual storytelling”. Our instructor was feature film DP, Rodney … Read More

Rachael Ray Show / Mom makeover

Another Rachael Ray shoot within just a couple of weeks of our last! This time we headed to South Georgia to shoot a profile of a mom who was going to be made over to look like Cindy Crawford. This … Read More

Camera Tests

Colleague and friend, Ramsey Yount, joined me to shoot camera tests this Tuesday. Nothing too fancy, but after driving to mid-town Atlanta, near Georgia Tech, we shot traffic and people on the street. We shot with a wide range of … Read More

Rachael Ray Show / Nancy Grace

Former CourtTV, and current Headline News superstar Nancy Grace has written a novel. She soon will be appearing on the Rachael Ray Show to promote the book and we were asked to shoot an intro package with her at a … Read More