-- Rob Kjarsgaard, Program Administrator, Career Technical Center], Vernon, B.C.
Barry Casson's workshops are interesting, engaging and informative. He offers an insiders's perspective and reinforces the skills we teach in video arts by providing the authority of a professional. In addition to being a skilled filmmaker, Barry is an excellent teacher."
-- Brian Whitmore, Fine Arts Department Head, Spectrum Community School (Victoria, B.C.)
"Barry imparts great enthusiasm for the film industry.......The seminar evaluations were very positive."
-- Shawna MacIvor, Prince George Film Commission
"....Everyone rated you (Barry) the instructor as excellent....As a direct result on the manner in which you conducted the seminar, and the response we have from participants, we will have to have you back again."
-- Rino Elverhoy, Film Commissioner, Thompson-Nicola Regional District
"Barry has the ability to capture the participants interest and encourage excitement about filmmaking!"
-- Stewart Duncan, Classroom Connections Inc.
"I was impressed with the amount of information passed on in such a short amount of time."
-- Chris Dooley, Merrit, B.C.
"Barry is extremely knowledgeable and very well prepared. I got far more than my money's worth."
-- Karen Savage, Ashcroft, B.C.
"I learned a lot...It was money well-spent."
-- Darcy Liepold, Moosejaw, Saskatchewan
"An excellent building ground for future filmmakers."
-- Marty Naucler, Vancouver, B.C.
"Just bring your enthusiasm.......You will gain knowledge, technique and experience!"
-- Hideharu Watanabe, Tokyo, Japan
“Regarding our video”Finding the Right Path”. From vision to final edit, you and your studio have been key to this development. This is our second involvement with your talented team. Now, even more, I would not hesitate to recommend Casson Pictures and its abilities to anyone seeking to develop a video or communication too.”
-- Bill Standeven, Programand Services Officer, Employment and Immigration Canada
“Wow!! After viewing the first preview of the promotional video, out management team agreed that you and your crew have done an absolutely fantasic job.”
-- Michael Maniec, Facilities Supervisor, EHS Administrator Kennamental Ltd.
“I hired Barry Casson to make a video for me and I must say I was delighted with the results. Better yet, Barry and his company were outstanding to work with. Everyone on his crew was as caring as he was.”
-- Rita A. Roy-Wilson CHA CTP, President and CEO, Ramada Huntingdon Manor and Gatsby Mansion
“A short note to thank you for the fantastic job you did on our Princess Mary Corporate Video. Your overall concept and outstanding photography have provided us with a valuable tool for increasing our sales.”
-- Bill Lang, General Manager
“Mr. Casson used his extensive knowledge and experience to create an exceptional video. The production exceeded all our expectations and we have received rave reviews from clients worlwide.”
-- Earl Davies, Director of Golf, Olympic View Golf Course Ltd.
“"Barry was able over a short period of time, to help us appreciate the complexity of human and equipment requirements necessary for even the smallest of film productions. His interactive presentation was replete with humour, historical anecdotes, advice, and information that put us miles ahead in terms of understanding this industry. I hope to have him back again"
-- Jon Wilsgard, Manager of Community Economic Development, Kicking Horse Country - Golden and Are
How did the seminar meet with your expectations?
"Excellent. Explained many areas of film production and community involvement"
-- Columbia Valley Arts Council.
What is it about this seminar that you would recommend to others?
"Good guidelines that make it possible for an idea to become reality"
-- Education, College of the Rockies
What is it about this seminar you would recommend to to others?
"Clear information, well presented"
-- Ruth Kowalski, Golden Chamber
What is it about this presentation that you would recommend to others?
"The topics - the enthusiasm and knowledge or the presenter".
-- Gary Simpson - College of the Rockies
What was the most valuable piece of information that you learned from this seminar?
"Marketing tips, community preparedness, complexity of filming"
-- Economic Development
"The value of community involvement in the process"
-- Teacher, Golden Secondary School