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A West Berkeley, CA endeavor.

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© 2019-2022 Field Station Media LLC

BAY AREA VIDEO PRODUCTION + STORY DESIGN

VERNA LIM, MA

MARTIN BESSONI

BAY AREA VIDEO PRODUCTION + STORY DESIGN

about us

First off, we listen.

To understand the story you most need to tell.

Our style is versatile, in keeping with your brand.

We capture your people at their natural best. Then, we craft your story.

Our stories often have a documentary-style, authentic feel to them.

In a digitally saturated world, only when people feel how real you are—can your message inspire real action.

 

Great stories require great care. 

From the details of development, to honoring deadlines, we bring curiosity, humility, and a consistent drive for excellence.

 

As musicians, marketers, copywriters, anthropologists, and artists—we live to create an immersive experience that drives your message deeply home.

“So appreciative of the quality of the filming and editing. Our artistry was matched and even enhanced by the camera angles and especially the editing! It was moving to see the quality of their professionalism.

Great value, communication, these guys are awesome!”

PARADIZO DANCE

Martin Bessoni

ROLES: CONCEPT & SCRIPT DEVELOPMENT, DP, LIGHTING, SOUND RECORDING, EDITING, COLOR GRADING, AUDIO MIX, MUSIC COMPOSITION

 

Martin directs and is lead videographer for Field Station Media (FSM). 

 

After studying film scoring at Berklee College of Music, he landed a job in video production, leading production teams, directing, shooting, editing and composing music in a fast paced environment for over a decade. 

 

He started FSM with Verna in 2016 with a focus on documentary style short-form videos. 

 

When he’s not working you could find him on a hiking trail or performing jazz on a B3 Hammond organ around the Bay Area.

DP / DIRECTOR

ROLES: STORY / MESSAGING, PRODUCER, 2ND CAMERA, EDITOR, CAPTIONS / KINETIC TEXT, MARKETING / GRAPHICS / WEB DESIGN

Verna brings the organization, strategy, and design elements to Field Station Media (FSM).

12 years ago, she began shooting and editing documentary-style stories for nonprofits and foundations.

 

As a Stanford-trained anthropologist, she's adept at asking tough questions while making people from all walks of life feel comfortable in front of a camera.

 

As story designer and digital storytelling trainer, she focuses on how to distill the message with key images and words, while conveying a call-to-action that inspires people.

Verna Lim, MA

CREATIVE DIRECTOR & PRODUCER