Monday, January 22nd, 2018

36th Annual Telly Award Winner!


Taking Flight: Drone Photography & Video on CreativeLive

San Francisco, CA – June 1, 2015 – The Telly Awards has named Jeff Foster, an instructor with CreativeLive as a Bronze winner in the 36th Annual Telly Awards for their piece titled Taking Flight: Drone Photography & Video. With nearly 12,000 entries from all 50 states and numerous countries, this is truly an honor.

The program originally streamed live on CreativeLive ( in June, 2014 over two consecutive days, in San Francisco’s beautiful Treasure Island and in the CreativeLive studios in San Francisco’s historic Mission District. Jeff had several guest presenters giving demos and interviews throughout the program, including Adobe’s Russell Brown, 3DR’s Colin Guinn and DJI’s Romeo Durscher to name just a few. The 2-day course is still available for purchase/download for those interested in this new and exciting technology.

The Telly Awards ( was founded in 1979 and is the premier award honoring outstanding local, regional, and cable TV commercials and programs, the finest video and film productions, and online commercials, video and films. Winners represent the best work of the most respected advertising agencies, production companies, television stations, cable operators, and corporate video departments in the world.

“The Telly Awards has a mission to honor the very best in film and video,” said Linda Day, Executive Director of the Telly Awards. “Jeff Foster and CreativeLive’s accomplishment illustrates their creativity, skill, and dedication to their craft and serves as a testament to great film and video production.”

“I’m truly honored to have our hard work and passionate for sharing this exciting new technology with the world recognized in the professional videography industry” said Jeff Foster, the program’s instructor and host. “CreativeLive has provided a fantastic platform for delivering live broadcast training and demonstrations such as this drone video workshop. Their professional crew really helped make this entire event a reality”.

About Jeff Foster:
Jeff Foster is a published author of several computer technology, animation and video production VFX books. He is an Adobe Community Leader and has served as an instructor and featured speaker at conferences such as Photoshop World, Macworld, Adobe MAX, the NAB (National Association of Broadcasters) to list a few. Foster has been producing and providing training for traditional and digital images, photography, illustration, motion graphics and special effects for over 25 years and has done production & post-production for major film studios and television networks. You can learn more about his work at

About CreativeLive:
CreativeLive empowers you to unleash your potential by bringing the world’s greatest experts directly to you, live. Featuring workshops in photography, video, design, business, audio, music, and software training, CreativeLive unlocks previously closed doors by making dynamic education accessible to everyone. Please contact Arlene Evans with CreativeLive for inquiries:

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