April 2013

Local Production Honored with International Industry-Best Award


ORLANDO, FLORIDA (April 2013)—The Signature Chefs of Orlando podcast “Making Crab cakes” Truffels Grill won the 2013 Bronze Telly Award for best instructional podcast video.  Recognized with one of only two category-specific awards in a field of over than 11,000 entries from all fifty states and five continents, the Telly Awards honors the very best in film and video production, web videos, commercials, film, and local, regional, and cable television production. This is the 4th year in a row winning the International Telly Award. In addition our productions won 4 International Communicator awards.


The Signature Chefs of Orlando is an Orlando Event Photographers production in association with Central Florida Hotel & Lodging Association, Orlando Tech/Orlando TV;


Garvin Smith, Executive Producer, Paul Read Producer/Director.


The Signature Chefs of Orlando podcasts highlights the culinary mastery of Orlando’s top chefs, showcasing a specialty recipe that can be replicated by the home cook.  The podcasts can be viewed and downloaded for free at;


www.podbean.com/signaturechefs. or at www.itunes.com/podcasts search for Signature Chefs of Orlando.


Orlando Event Photographers, a subsidiary of Starrshots Studios Inc., is the premier provider to the Event, Convention, and Trade Show Industries for photography and video production services.


Garvin Smith, Executive Producer, brings decades of experience with International and National level clients, as a Commercial Photographer, Studio Owner, Executive Producer, Industry Consultant and Creative Director.   Mr. Smith is currently CEO of Starrshots Studios, Inc. /Orlando Event Photographers; he is a graduate of the prestigious Corcoran Museum, College of Art and Design, and past president of various chapters of Florida Motion Picture and Television Association.  He is currently affiliated with the Digital Media Advisory Board, Digital Media Production Department, Orange County, FL School System, a sponsoring member of the National Society of Hispanic MBA, Professional Photographers Association.   He utilizes his industry acumen and visual eye to bring artistry to digital media production, and winning the 2013 Bronze Telly Award with the Signature Chefs series highlights his passion for excellence in his creative works.


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