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A Christmas Throwback Thursday with Java Post staff.

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Back in the mid 80s, Java Post Production owner Jack Tunnicliffe and editor Doug Russell were both working as creative service producers at CKCK-TV in Regina, or CTV Regina, as it's now known. The annual tradition back then was to record "Christmas greeting" commercials showing all the staff. Well, someone told us that there was a CKCK-TV staff Christmas greeting from 1986 on YouTube…
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She's Very 'Portant to us, so we made her Vice President!

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After Various Playful teasers, Java Post Production is Very Proud to reveal the incomparable Joan Speirs as our Vice President! Her Virtuoso Performance under Variable Pressure has more than earned Joan her Veep Position. A more Virtuous Person you will never meet. Watch the video above to see it happen before your eyes. (Before your eyes what, we're not quite sure. But that's the common…
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One day away from a Very Precious announcement!

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Java Post Production is one day away from a Very Precious announcement! This announcement in no way involves Video Poker or Vacuum Pumps. It does, however, involve a Valiant Professional in Video Production. And, tomorrow, after a Verification Program, we shall dump this Vague, Pathetic approach and proceed with Verisimilitude and Promptness. (Yes, we had to look up "verisimilitude,"…
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"Corner Gas: The Movie" DVD and Blu-ray Now Available!

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Pull up to the pump and fill 'er up! (the "'er" in this case being your Christmas stocking) because Corner Gas: The Movie is now out on DVD and Blu-ray! The special collector's edition DVD and Blu-ray features the theatrical version of the film along with extended closing credits, which includes bloopers and outtakes, footage of hundreds of fans across the country singing the…
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Rub a dub dub, two men in a tub?

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They say that every picture tells a story. And that a picture is worth a thousand words. Well, we're not quite sure why Brown Communication Group's VP of Creative, Stephen Hall (left) is hiding in a shower with Java Post's own Jack Tunnicliffe - or why they are also wearing bright pink bath poofs on their ears - but that's one thousand-word story we probably don't want to read.…
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Something Very 'Portant is happening at Java Post.

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Something Very 'Portant is happening at Java Post Production. From our Vantage Point, it looks like things are starting to come together for a special, Very Pointed announcement. And, before you get Very Pissed and start Venting Profanity at us, we hope you will excuse our Very Playful approach. Stay tuned!
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We got Kraken on some new drone test flights.

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Yesterday, following some software upgrades and regular preflight maintenance, our Java Post Aerial Photography crew of Jack Tunnicliffe and Trevor Bennett took our customized 8-rotor Foxtechfpv octocopter (AKA "the Kraken") out for some flight tests in rural Saskatchewan. According to our certified UAV pilot Jack, the Kraken handled like a dream, with lots of power (handy for dealing…
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Happy Holidays from Java Post Production!

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A short animation featuring "Beanie," the Java Post Production mascot, wishing everyone a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! Animation Elves: Kevin Drysdale and Tomás Ibar. (Yes, we know those aren't typical Elvish names. Now, take "Presley"...now THAT'S a good Elvish name!)
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Beautiful Aerials of Saskatchewan in "Corner Gas: The Movie" shot by Java Post Production

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Here is a sample of the aerial UAV/drone photography that Java Post Production did for the feature film: "Corner Gas: The Movie", which was shot in the southern prairies of Saskatchewan, Canada. In addition to aerial photography for the movie, Java Post Production also processed the film's dailies, created the opening titles, closing credits and computer-generated visual effects -…
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Java Staff Immortalized On Canvas.

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There's an old saying that goes "I don't know much about art, but I know what I like." And the staff at Java Post Production likes this art. Probably because we're in it! As going-away gifts for our long-time receptionist, Crystal de la Sablonniére (below left), Java Post animators Kevin Drysdale and Tomás Ibar created amazing original portrait collections of…
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Corner Gas: The Movie Premieres!!!

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The much anticipated Regina premiere for Corner Gas: The Movie was on Tuesday night. It was great to have so many people in attendance enjoying a film that we here at Java Post Production are extremely proud to be a part of. We laughed, we cried, we dropped mini-chili cheese dogs on the ground. All around great time. Here are a few photos from the night's festivities: Brent Butt introducing…
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Time for Cake at Java Post!

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It's time for cake at Java Post Production! Friday afternoon we celebrated the birthdays of Maureen Bennett and Karen Plumb in our usual way: a delicious sugar coma! As you can see below, we had our choice of either a sinful Salted Caramel Pretzel Cheesecake or a delicious Orange Angel Food Cake! And when we say "a choice of either," that's Java Post office code for…
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Take a Tour of Java Post Production!

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Take a lively tour of Java Post Production, as our camera zooms through our reception area, boardroom, kitchen, edit and animation suites! And remember to give a wave to the friendly staff members you'll meet along the way!
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Maureen's Mini Javacopter

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For our trade show appearance next week at the Canadian Western Agribition to promote our aerial photography services, Maureen Bennett on our staff came up with a neat idea to create little paper "mini Javacopters" to hand out to any kids who might stop by our trade show booth. Here Jack Tunnicliffe uses his iPhone to record Joan Speirs and Maureen as they test fly the paper helicopters.…
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Java Post accepts the SGI Road Safety Challenge.

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These three 15-second spots are a few examples of the commercials Java Post Production has produced over the past months for the SGI Road Safety Challenge, a multi-month campaign on both television and web that challenged drivers to improve upon different aspects of their safe driving habits. The advertising agency on this project was The Phoenix Group.
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