We produce authentic videos and photography for foundations, nonprofit organizations and smart businesses. Our combined backgrounds in journalism, visual arts and nonprofit communication give us a unique approach to storytelling that is grounded in quality, effectiveness and care for the people we feature.
We don’t just shoot. We can also work closely with you to determine your communication needs and assist in developing a plan for your unique story that is measurable and complements your strategic communication goals.
We invite you to explore our video and photo productions and envision your own strategic multimedia project!
Director of Photography & Producer
James is an award-winning photographer and videographer whose work has regularly been featured in major international and American publications—including The Wall St. Journal, Newsweek, The Guardian and Le Monde. He also produces images for the nonprofit and commercial sectors. James has a Master’s Degree in Visual Communication from Ohio University. Samples of James’ photography work can be found in the photography section of this site and on his personal website: www.jameschance.com
Executive Producer & Media Consultant
Jessica is an award-winning multimedia producer and communications specialist with over 10 years experience working with nonprofit organizations. She loves uncovering the story in every person and telling it in a compelling way with great photos, video and audio. She has been producing multimedia stories since 2006.
Creative Production Assistant & Media Consultant
Chloe is the newest intern at Chance Multimedia with a passion for the art of visual storytelling. She has a Technical Journalism degree from Colorado State University – Fort Collins. She has experience capturing interesting stories through a variety of mediums including photography, video and writing. Her curiosity and fervor about unique people and the untold story took her to Chance Multimedia where she is assisting in all aspects of production.
Editor and Cinematographer
Daniel is an editor and photographer originally from Ohio. He is a graduate of Ohio University and holds a degree in Photojournalism. Daniel spent the first half of his professional career working for various papers and wire services. In 2013, he moved to Colorado and began working with several non profit groups, namely Paradox Sports and The Colorado 54. Daniel takes pride in his ability to communicate succinctly and is driven by the ability to allow the true nature of the story unfold organically. When not editing or shooting, he can be found skiing, climbing and exploring the natural world around him.
Hannah Kirkbride Kraner
Hannah joins Chance Multimedia after five years of NGO field work, most recently in Kyrgyzstan with Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières. Her experience as an administrator and love of cross-cultural relationships are a natural fit supporting Chance Multimedia’s work of telling people’s stories with dignity. Hannah has settled in Colorado with her husband, a fellow Wyoming-ite whom she met in Kabul, Afghanistan in 2008.
Creating a Video Strategy
Deciding to create a video is the first step. Figuring out how, why, and who to partner with, can be daunting. We created this flow chart to help you identify the “why” and “how” of your video story, and how we might be able to help!