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Blade Craft Barber Academy

We recently shot and edited a spot for a local barber academy in Deep Ellum that is bringing the blade back to the craft of shaving and haircuts. Blade Craft Barber Academy is throwing it back not just on Thursday but Monday through Friday. Read more

Katy Trail Dental

Nothing says adulting quite like a morning cup of strong coffee, a lunch with a diet Dr. Pepper and a relaxing evening with a glass of red wine. But you know what really makes you a grown up? Putting forth actual effort to practice good dental hygiene and repair the damage to your teeth caused by all the things you drink on your typical adult day. Read more

Choice Cuts – Jason Chalker

Dallas has always been home to gifted minds that have contributed in making our city all kinds of awesome. Lately it seems as if our beloved city is having a bit of a creative renaissance. So we at Side Chops thought what better time to spotlight a few visionaries currently making Dallas proud with their work and abilities. We’re showcasing them in a video series called Choice Cuts.

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Dallas Addy Awards

Side Chops Editor Joe Harris was tapped to create promos showcasing the top ad talent in Dallas for the 2016 Dallas Addy Awards. The awards took the form of a fantasy football draft and each spot in the the series focused in on one well-known (or not so well-known) Dallas creative, telling why they’d make a great pick for your fantasy advertising team. Get ready for the draft!

2015 State Fair of Texas

Fried foods, stomach turning rides and leftover coupons in our jean pockets. These are just a few things Side Chops encountered when we recently took a trip to the State Fair of Texas. We decided to take along our handy dandy camera and shoot a few things around the fair grounds. 5 hours and 10 pounds later we had enough fair day fun caught on camera to last exactly one year. Just try not to get hungry.

Stren “Drop A Line” Contest Winners

When Stren chose the first winners of the ‘Drop a Line’ contest to reunite anglers with their friends/family, Side Chops Editor Joe Harris jumped at the opportunity to tell the story of these fishing buddies. Ron Doumitt and Gene Pennington were recently reunited childhood friends who, over a weekend of incredible bass fishing, shared their history and how much they cherish their time together.

Coke Entertain Your Taste Buds

Why go for boring when you can entertain your taste buds? Side Chops Senior Editor Shelby Miller worked with Moroch/Inspire to create these web ads for Coke featuring various Rube Goldberg inspired contraptions.

Chase Kerby Electronic Press Kit

During the recording of his 2014 EP “Tidal Friction,”  Chase Kerby invited Oklahoma City Director Chad Bennett into the studio with him. Chad followed the writing and recording process for two days at Lunar Manor, then brought the footage to Side Chops. Shelby Miller worked on the rough assembly, then Joe Harris took over to to complete the piece. Chase has since continued touring and working on his music, and was selected to try out for The Voice in the Fall of 2015.

March of Dimes Ambassador Family

The March of Dimes Signature Chefs Event in Dallas is one of the organizations biggest fundraisers. To tell the story of the Sanders Family, their harrowing birth experience and the ways they benefited from March of Dimes research, Side Chops Senior Editor Shelby Miller worked with Director Scott Harben and Audio Engineer Scottie Richardson. The result of the video was a record setting year for donations to the Fund the Mission Campaign.