1970sCreative KidsSteve Weiss & Jens Bogehegn both began their creative journey at an early age experimenting with photography and film as kids.
Early 80'sEarly LaunchJens went to film school and Steve started shooting weddings and music videos.
1983The First of ManySteve started his production company 1st Generation Film/Video.
1984Innovative FashionSteve had an idea of creating fashion videos that would play in department stores. This had never been done before. To sell the concept, Steve had to actually rent the monitors and VCR’s to play his new fashion videos since no stores had them at the time. Steve created videos for companies like I.B. Diffusion, Hartmarx and Christian Dior.
1990'sThinking AheadJens and Steve form tight relationships with corporations who allow them to create and express their creative concepts and eventually sell 1st Generation to move on to other new endeavors. https://zacutostudios.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/ib60.jpg create
2000Second ActSteve and Jens formed Zacuto Rentals focusing on creating their own turn-key camera packages in the new professional HD camera market.
2008-2017Content PioneersSteve and Jens go back to their roots as filmmakers and create one of the first long-running web series, 'FilmFellas' which first aired on line in 2008. Followed up by seven other web series and were the first to ever win an Emmy for a web series in 2010 and they subsequently won four more.
2018A Studio is BornZacuto Studios is launched in order to create live programming to interact with Zacuto's customers and produce weekly content for their new show, 'Zacuto Live' which is watched by filmmakers around the world.
2019Ready for YouZacuto Studios builds two additional sets, brings on more staff to introduce live studio streaming to forward-thinking companies.