Deltree is a New Orleans born, NYC/LA bred video + digital production studio. We amplify ideas, developing content for people to connect. We are fortunate to share these powerful moments with millions.
We have produced viral music videos, broadcast commercials, & award-winning web series. People experience our work in theaters, on daily commutes, & in living rooms worldwide. We exist to move you.
Love, Write, Light is a community storytelling platform to raise awareness, funds, & save the lives of 30000-40000 New Orleanians. For Katrina 10th, Web/Video. Visit now.
KSHMR, Jammu (Music Video)
The next collab from KSHMR & Tyler Yee: This time our storytellers visit the war-torn area of Jammu to follow a story of destruction, acceptance, and redemption. Watch now.
Blauer :60 "Crash" Spot
Partnering with the Lafourche Police Department & EMS we produced this down-the-bayou emergency response thriller. Broadcast :60 spot Watch now.
Pencils of Promise, Everyone Has Promise
We traveled to Laos to film the story of a community changed by an unexpected hero.Watch now.
KSHMR, Dead Man's Hand (Music Video)
Director Tyler Yee's heartbreaking western & sprawling epic for KSHMR unleashes a fresh spin on the global EDM genre. Watch now.
BUKU Music + Art Project, 2015 Lineup Release (NSFW)
For on-the-rise festival BUKU, we wanted to try something different for their 2015 lineup announcement... Watch now. (NSFW)
Dear World - Boston Marathon Anniversary
We traveled to Boston to share the stories of marathon survivors. Featured on Today Show, Huff Po, Buzzfeed, & more. See the project.
G-Eazy, Downtown Love (Music Video)
An ambitious concept by rising Director Bobby Brudele reveals insight into humanity through cross-section storytelling. Watch now.
MINI Magazine, Interactive Brand Film
We produced the interactive brand film for MINI Magazine's '14 iPad/iOS release. Featuring Wind-Up Records artists, The Revivalists. Watch now.
Syrian Refugee Crisis - Portraits + Video
We captured hopes, dreams, & wishes of the Syrian people at the Za'atari refugee camp, 2nd largest in the world. See the project.
CrowdFundHealth.org, Web Development + Film
We traveled to Nepal film & launch #CrowdFundHealth. We produced website, portraits, & film. View the case study & behind the scenes.
Biggshots - :30 Broadcast
First Awakening- Sperry Top-Siders
Two minute brand film, a love story that parallels an anawakening of a love of the sea, & a budding relationship.
G-Eazy, Marilyn (Music Video)
Music video production for Bay Area artist G-Eazy, the "James Dean of hip-hop". Shot on the RED.
DC Comics - We Can Be Heroes
International broadcast/theatrical campaign to raise funds for a hunger crisis in the Horn of Africa. See the full campaign at www.WeCanBeHeroes.org
Pimkie - I Like Me
Brand film shot in 5 different countries in 6 different languages throughout Europe, exploring the concept of inner happiness & peace. From concept to post production in 60 days. See the campaign at ilikeme.pimkie.com
We produced the launch campaign videos & provided documentation of the NYC "lab". The BMW/Guggenheim Lab is a mobile laboratory traveling around the world to inspire innovative ideas for urban design. See the campaign at www.bmwguggenheimlab.org
Tulane Athletics - Water
Broadcast spot produced for Tulane University. V/O, Production, Post, Coloring, produced in-house.
Coca-Cola - Live Positively
A :60 broadcast commercial for part of our multi-deliverable collaboration with Coca-Cola's Live Positively global campaign. See the full project at livepositively.com
The Civil Wars - Between The Bars
We flew to Kansas City to interview The Civil Wars on tour. While there, we were fortunate to capture this goose-bump-inducing cover of Elliot Smith's classic, "Between the Bars"
NYC Ballet - Three Auroras
We were hired by Kristin Sloan (now JaegerSloan) to provide Director of Photography & consulting services for their brand film for NYC Ballet
I Can Make It Better - :30 Spot
A :30 web intro animation for a community management tool/startup "I Can Make It Better". Try it out for free at icanmakeitbetter.com
ESPN - Monday Night Football Opener
We provided RED cinematography, production, data workflow, & other services for NY Giants vs Saints MNF Opener
GNO, Inc - Aerial Footage
Select footage from helicopter aerial shoot. DSLR dual gyro stabilization camera for New Orleans economic development firm, GNO, Inc
Liveset - Now the concert comes to you
Liveset is a digital platform presenting live concert events for the web and mobile devices in handsome HD. Deltree produces live streaming production workflow & concert production
In partnership w/ Crush + Lovely
Fifty People, One Question
Our Webby award-winning short film series exploring human connections through people and place. So go ahead, ask yourself...
In partnership w/ Crush + Lovely
One That Got Away
1TGA is a project pairing everyday dreams & regrets with an artistic expression. 1TGA.com asks for 12 words to the one that got away, an artist selects your message and creates a work from their interpretation.
We fly &
We are a small, agile group of video & digital artists. We daily tackle large ideas and manage small problems alike. We are prepared to provide a single DP into your production, or fully service your project in-house. We are inspired by stretching our limits as artists and by doing so, have gained confidence in three focus areas.
Our ideal client shares our passion for connecting people. Not to simply inspire goosebumps, but to cause conviction & questions. While we specialize production for digital distribution, we also have experience with broadcast & theatrical commercial production.
We have pioneered industry-leading production models. Using the same cameras shooting today's biggest blockbusters, we have leveraged large sensor camera technology to record and stream live events at unparalleled HD quality at with minimal production footprint.
Our ultimate passion is where beautifully told video stories intersect with innovative online experiences. Through our partnerships with Crush Lovely & our in-house capabilities, we design & develop experiences beyond the play button.
We retain our core management crew & directors in-house. Based on each project, we scale utilizing our network of partnerships & talent. We are prepared for handling your entire production or integrating our services into your existing project.
We love &
Since 2009 we have contracted to 2000+ crew members who are part of the Deltree family of talent. Each project is architected with discipline & agility by our core team.
CEO, Development, & Co-Founder
In 2008, director/producer Benjamin Reece founded the film & digital production studio, Deltree where he produced & directed for Coca-Cola, BMW, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, Converse, Purina, NYC Ballet, Salesforce & a host of other global brands. He is the co-creator and director of the viral web series, Fifty People, One Question.
His passion is building & optimizing machines/systems that provide value to humanity.
Chief of Production, Producer, & Co-Founder
Abby graduated from Butler University with a Bachelor of Science in Telecommunications and a Theater minor. She has been the production coordinator, production manager, and producer for multiple productions including feature films, documentaries, television commercials, & video made for web platforms.
Abby has 9 years professional experience in film production and is Deltree's chief of production.
COO, Post Supervisor, & Co-Founder
John graduated Magna Cum Laude from Loyola University of New Orleans with a Bachelor of Science in Music Business with a General Business Minor.
John has worked as an editor for eight years and now runs Deltree's operations. He has worked with regional, national, and international clients. Those clients include; City of New Orleans, Mayor's Office, Coca-Cola Europe, Voodoo Festival 2010, Idea Village and GNO, Inc..
We learned to simply
Get back up
Need more? We would love to setup a call to discuss your next project or idea. We also rent film, photography, and music production studio space.
While we are based in NYC, Los Angeles, & New Orleans, if you are elsewhere feel free to request an in-person meeting.
© Deltree 2014 All Rights Reserved
To our first believers...
Tung Ly, Chris Schultz, Robbie Vitrano, Nathan Heliene, Peter & Barre, Ross Hinkle, Addison O'dea, Gary Solomon, Jr., Jelly Helm, Sean Cummings & especially our moms & dads