Media Partners

Interested in partnering with Government Video Expo / The National Drone Show?
Contact Chardia Christophe at cchristophe@nbmedia.com for more information.


  • American Cinematographer, the oldest and most respected magazine in the film industry, will be exhibiting its current issue and selling valuable reference books for filmmakers, including the new American Cinematographer Manual -10th edition. Show-only discounts on books and subscriptions will be available.
  • www.theasc.com.
  • Bay Area Women in Film & Media (BAWIFM) is a volunteer-run, non-profit organization that actively provides networking, educational and social opportunities for over 1,000 women film and mediamakers in the San Francisco Bay Area. We offer creative and professional support to our members through monthly events, panels and workshops, co-presentations, an annual short film showcase and an active on-line community. We work with individual film, television, and mediamakers, and local organizations and business that help women to connect, create and to be inspired. Whether you are just launching your professional career or you are an established professional in the field, BAWIFM is an invaluable social and professional network of Bay Area women in film and media.
  • http://bawifm.org/
  • The Distributed Computing Industry Association is the official international trade organization for connecting companies, content, and consumers to the cloud. Established in 2003 in Washington, DC, the DCIA’s mission is to foster development and adoption of distributed computing technologies for delivering high-value content. Current areas of focus are Big Data, Cybersecurity, Internet of Things, Mobile Cloud, and Social Networking. DCIA Member Companies include broadband network operators, content rights-holders, and solutions developers. Its activities span advocacy initiatives, business development, communications – including the DCINFO newsletter and major industry webcasts such as the “IoT Marathon,” conferences and expos, standards setting, and working groups.
  • www.DCIA.info
  • DC Shorts champions short filmmaking. Through a series of regularly scheduled educational programs, screening opportunities, sharing resources via online tools, partnering with film, arts and business organizations, and our annual DC Shorts Film Festival, DC Shorts provides opportunities for filmmakers of every skill level to explore and learn their craft – while entertaining and expanding the horizons of audience members.
  • http://www.dcshorts.com
  • Who We Are
    We are a Washington, DC based community of Content Creators, Collaborators and Storytellers. An Adobe User Group and More
    Our Mission
    Engage in collaborative learning experiences through physical meetings, socials, live stream events. To inspire creativity through curiosity, and share knowledge across all digital mediums.Who’s Our Audience
    Editors, Sound Designers, Filmmakers, Digital Imaging Technicians (D.I.T), Colorists, Sound Engineers, Producers, Directors, Camera Operators, DPs, Videographers, Photographers, Illustrators, Designers and Creatives… anyone interested in learning and sharing knowledge.
  • http://districtcreate.org/
  • DroneLife is the leading online publication that covers the business of the commercial drone ecosystem. Founded in 2013, DroneLife has a fleet of writers covering hardware, software, industry applications, and the FAA
  • http://www.dronelife.com
  • DroneNodes provides information from commercial drone market; covering latest products, tutorials and industry related insights. It’s quite an exciting market to watch over much as the personal computer has been in the past century!
  • http://dronenodes.com/
  • Dronestagram is the first social network of photos and videos captured by drone hobbyists.Thousands of users have already published pictures and the website is now gathering the most amazing aerial shots from a community of photographers seduced by the technological revolution offered by multi rotors.”Share your best aerial pictures and let’s build a world map of our Earth with a bird’s eye view!”
  • http://www.dronestagr.am
  • Innovation & Tech Today is a national magazine showcasing the latest cutting edge, innovative technologies and those individuals driving the industry forward. Every quarter our experts and writers aim to find fascinating stories, products, and people across a variety of industries that we can feature in our magazine, and while we often focus on education, STEM, wearable’s, smart home technology, business, and sustainability, those are ultimately just a few of the many areas we cover. No matter where the innovation is happening, we’ll be there capturing it all.
  • http://innotechtoday.com/
  • The Law Enforcement & Emergency Services Video Association is a non-profit corporation recognized as the global leader in forensic video and digital multimedia evidence processing training and certification. Its instructors are widely recognized in this science and regarded as among the most respected experts in their field of expertise. LEVA is committed to improving the quality of video training and promoting the use of state-of-the-art, effective equipment for government, law enforcement and judicial communities around the world.
  • https://www.leva.org/
My Drone Show
  • My Drone Choice is the number one #1 drones blog dedicated to drone enthusiast, covering latest quadcopter tutorials, product reviews, and market-related insights. It serves up important info for every reader from newbies to expert aerial cinematographers to sport racers. Every article is full of professional tips, spectacular photography, news, reviews, and how-to’s on the leading drone gear and aircraft. As the leading drone blog, My Drone Choice is always seeking to venture into authority projects such as Know Before You Fly and international drone expos. It is a great place to kick start your crazy drone enthusiasm.
  • https://www.mydronechoice.com/
  • ProductionHUB is the global network of local crew & vendors, for all your production needs – from corporate media and live events to film, television, digital media, and everything in between. We reduce the headaches and uncertainty associated with hiring in this extremely specialized industry by connecting you to the best vetted, professional content creators and vendors to bring your project to life.
    For nearly 20 years, ProductionHUB has been a B2B resource for professionals behind-the-scenes in media & entertainment; but now with the popularity of high-quality video, thousands of businesses, agencies and studios rely on us as their video staffing & procurement partner.
  • RotorDrone Magazine is a publication dedicated to today’s drone enthusiast, serving up essential information for every audience from beginners to sport racers to professional aerial cinematographers. Every issue is packed with spectacular photography, expert tips, how-to’s, news, and reviews on the latest aircraft and gear. As the Industry leader, RotorDrone is always one step ahead and continues to grow at a rapid pace.
  • http://www.rotordronemag.com/
  • The Oscar® and Emmy® Award-winning Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers® (SMPTE®), a professional membership association, is a leader in the advancement of the art, science, and craft of the image, sound, and metadata ecosystem, worldwide. An internationally recognised and accredited organisation, SMPTE advances moving-imagery education and engineering across the communications, technology, media, and entertainment industries. Since its founding in 1916, SMPTE has published the SMPTE Motion Imaging Journal and developed more than 800 standards, recommended practices, and engineering guidelines.
    More than 6,000 members — motion-imaging executives, engineers, creative and technology professionals, researchers, scientists, educators, and students — who meet in Sections throughout the world sustain the Society. Through the Society’s partnership with the Hollywood Professional Alliance® (HPA®), this membership is complemented by the professional community of businesses and individuals who provide the expertise, support, tools, and infrastructure for the creation and finishing of motion pictures, television programs, commercials, digital media, and other dynamic media content. Information on joining SMPTE is available at www.smpte.org/join.
  • https://www.smpte.org/
  • Celebrating its 10 year anniversary this year, StudentFilmmakers Magazine and StudentFilmmakers.com, #1 Educational Resources for Film and Video Makers, bring together students, professors, and independent filmmakers of all levels around the globe into one network and community. With the rapid application of changing technologies, we are all students. The StudentFilmmakers print/digital trade publication, interactive website, and free monthly E-newsletters cover various topics with special focus on the five stages of filmmaking: Development, Pre-Production, Production, Post Production, and Distribution. High-level educational articles, insider techniques and best practices, stories, interviews, industry news, and high-end technology news highlight categories such as Cinematography, Lighting, Directing, Camerawork, Editing, Audio, Animation, Special FX, Screenwriting, Producing, Distribution, and more. Learn about the latest, cutting-edge technologies and techniques and join the Filmmakers Global Network at
  • http://www.StudentFilmmakers.com
  • Television, Internet and Video Association of D.C. Inc. (TIVA-DC) is a 30-year old nonprofit association of close to 350 members that exists to enhance the professional and technical development of its members and to serve the entire Metro D.C. media production community through the presentation of monthly panels, continuing education seminars and workshops, its annual TIVA Peer Awards Gala and exceptional networking opportunities throughout the year.Join us this year for the November annual TIVA Peer Awards at the French Embassy and the annual Government Video Expo, TIVA sponsored Presentation Theater Panel and activities in December!
  • Unmanned Systems Technology (UST) is dedicated to technology and innovation within unmanned systems. UnmannedSystemsTechnology.com, provides up-to-the-minute information about technological developments and suppliers operating in this sector. UST Magazine, delves into the science and engineering of unmanned systems, with high quality technical analysis of the core
  • http://www.unmannedsystemstechnology.com/
  • To help others achieve their pursuits by using video as a common communications medium. We picture a world where people use video cameras as regularly as they use ink pens, keyboards, cameras, email, texts, printers and blogs to communicate thoughts, ideas and concepts.
  • http://www.videomaker.com/
  • The Virginia Film Office markets the state to film, television and commercial production and assists filmmakers in the production of their projects. The office is a part of the Virginia Tourism Corporation, whose goal is “supporting, maintaining and expanding … the tourism and motion picture production industries to generate revenue and employment in Virginia.” Founded in 1980 and located in Richmond, VA, the office prides itself in exceptional customer service and a wide variety of resources. Online production resources (locations, crew and support services) as well as complete information on incentives can be found at www.filmvirginia.org
  • The Virginia Production Alliance is a membership organization for anyone in the film industry who works in and around Virginia. It is the state’s only professional association that supports and represents Virginia’s film and television industry. The VPA provides services and support throughout the state and into the DC area.
  • Women in Film & Video of Washington, D.C. (WIFV) is dedicated to advancing the career development and achievement for professionals working in all areas of screen-based media and related disciplines. A nonprofit community benefit organization founded in 1979, WIFV is the premier professional resource for people who want successful media careers in the D.C. – metro region. Our resources, connections and advocates support of vibrant, creative media company.