Whitehorse, Yukon & Vancouver, BC Video Production Services
Brendan Preston Productions 2015 Reel
A selection of projects I've worked on to date. My credits in these projects were Producer/Director/Director of Photography/Camera Operator/Editor unless otherwise noted.
First Fish Youth Camp
While adapting their fishing practices in order to conserve the low Yukon River Chinook salmon populations, the Tr’ondëk Hwëch’in continue to share their values and traditions of the salmon harvest through the First Fish Youth Culture Camp.
Developed in partnership with the Yukon Salmon Sub-Committee, the Tr’ondëk Hwëch’in and a number of other partners.
Golden Predator Mining - Winter
A short promo showcasing Golden Predator Mining's winter operations at their 3 Aces property.
Dr. Oakley, Yukon Vet - Behind the Scenes
I was hired to shoot a Behind The Scenes video for a commercial advertising the reality tv show Dr. Oakley: Yukon Vet.
Golden Predator Inc.
A short drone video giving potential investors a sense of the area and operations of their 3 Aces site in the Selwyn Mountain Range.
Yukon Fish & Game Youth Camp: Fishing for Whitefish
Teaching youth to fish for Whitefish.
Council of Yukon First Nations - Working on Wellness Campaign
Mapping The Way
The Federal Government, Yukon Government and Yukon's Self-Governing First Nations brought me on board to create a video celebrating the 40th Anniversary of the historical document "Together Today For Our Children Tomorrow" and the Umbrella Final Agreements. We decided to dive into the Yukon Archives and hit the road to tell a story of identity, pride, and optimism.
Yukon Hospital Foundation
Every year the Yukon Hospital Foundation holds a fundraiser just before Christmas. Last year they wanted to shoot a video that inspired people to donate towards their MRI Campaign. We decided to focus on a few of the people that the foundation has helped, therefore giving a face to their work.
UBC Chemistry Experiment 11
A series of videos produced for UBC's 3rd Year Analytical Chemistry classes. The objective was to increase students' understanding of how the machines used in their lab experiments work.
Dog-sledding in the Yukon with Eddie McGuire
An afternoon spent dog-sledding with Australian celebrity/legend Eddie McGuire. Shot for Tourism Yukon.
Garbage Truck Santa: The Movie
Ask a 5 year old from Whitehorse, Yukon how Santa gets around and there's a good chance they'll answer, “A GARBAGE TRUCK!” 20 years ago, Wayne Henderson, a City of Whitehorse Garbage Collector, wore a Santa suit to work and unwittingly started a holiday tradition that has captured the heart of a community. Ride along with Garbage Truck Santa for a day as he and his decked-out truck “Rudolph” get back on the road and bring big smiles to a small town.
Haines, AK Spot
A short spot I created from footage captured last fall.
Head of the Charles
TimeDoc China hired me to shoot and edit this short trailer for a client that was attending the Harvard International School of Business. He had his company's rowing team (Vanke) join him for the annual Head of The Charles Regatta.
Cody Coyote & Vision Quest: Northern Lights
A hip-hop video for the Ottawa based artist Cody Coyote featuring Vison Quest.
Peel River Timelapse
This is a series of timelapses taken on a canoe trip down the Peel River. Some of these have been featured in Yukon Tourism spots and other corporate videos.
Breath of Life Yoga Studio
A short motorcycle adventure video I put together while on a trip with SAMtours South America.
Krystle Dos Santos - "Remember"
A music video I was the Director of Photography and Camera Operator on. Shot for Rostrup Productions in Vancouver.
Yukon Wildlands Extended Trailer
Join musician Matthew Lien, photographer Peter Mather, painter Stephanie Ryan and filmmaker Brendan Preston for the Yukon Wildlands Concert at the Yukon Arts Center on February 19th at 7:30pm.....exploring the Peel Watershed through music, film, still photography and paintings.
New Gold Rush: Trailer
A short trailer for a documentary I tried to get made about the boom in Yukon's gold industry. I shopped the idea around at the Vancouver International Film Festival in 2011 which set in motion the reality TV show Yukon Gold.
Hell on Wheels
A short documentary that gives a glimpse into the lives of several bicycle couriers in Vancouver.
In 2009 my brother was in a very serious car accident. He was in the passenger seat when the car spun out of control and they hit a large tree. He spent the next 30 days in a coma in the Victoria Hospital and needless to say, I did as well. This is a small vignette of that time.