December 6, 2018: Photo in the New York Times

We’re humbled to have a photo Meredith took in a New York Times article here. The piece details how important is it for incarcerated parents to remain in contact with and have the time to spend with their young children. For more on Meghann’s story, watch the short form doc Meredith made about the bond Meghann has with her daughter.

November 19, 2018: Practice with Me!

So thrilled to see a video we produced for yoga and mindfulness instructor Tracy Affonso up on her website. As a teacher, Tracy is a dream client who knows what she wants to say and knows how to say it. It has been such fun to work with her.

November 12, 2018: The Portrait Experience: LJR Images

We helped a portrait and family photographer formerly from Needham, Massachusetts, Cindy Ringer with LJR Images, show her process and her work via this backgrounder video. LJR Images, which is now based in Madison, Connecticut, provides full hair and makeup before shoots, as well as wardrobe consulting, to ensure your images are beyond beautiful—and they are!

November 2, 2018: Rivermoor Energy Partners with Bentley University

We helped Rivermoor Energy, a leader in large-scale commercial and utility-scale solar development, create a video about its recent partnership with Bentley University. Rivermoor helped the university achieve LEED platinum certification with a 1,400 solar panel installation on the roof of its new hockey arena. As a result, the facility has half the carbon footprint of a typical ice arena.

October 18, 2018: Experiencing Iyengar Yoga at Artemis Yoga

We produced for client Artemis Yoga a longer video about the background and power of Iyengar yoga.

September 22, 2018: Words to the Women

Volunteers for Ollie’s House, a homeless motherhood program, shared their words of encouragement and hope for the future house clients.

September 11, 2018: Music Makes Me Happy Chorus

We felt honored to help a local nonprofit chorus make a video displaying their singers, founders, and commitment to spreading love through songs. It is really true that the MMMH Singers are “making the world happier one song at a time.”

July 12, 2018: Artemis Yoga Client Testimonial

"As soon as I walked through the door, everyone was so friendly." Listen to why Artemis Yoga client Kayla chooses the Watertown, Massachusetts studio to complement her active lifestyle in a video we created that Artemis has placed on Instagram and Facebook. 

May 2018: CrossFit HomeBase Promo Video

We are excited to see our video work on the homepage of client, CrossFit HomeBase in Canton, Massachusetts. As the owners say: "The best expense is an investment on yourself." Click through to learn more about their exercise philosophy.

May 28, 2018: What is Artemis Yoga to You?

We're thrilled to see the first of several short videos we created for Artemis Yoga in Watertown, Massachusetts, go live today. We spent some time visiting the yoga studio, meeting clients and the owner, and we couldn't be more excited to see our video project showing the welcoming and supportive nature of this local business begin to roll out. 

April 27, 2018: Immigrant Entrepreneur Video Series: Artango

MDB Productions was thrilled to meet and record an interview—and dancing, of course—of Tony Award-nominated Argentinian Tango dancers Fernanda Ghi and Guillermo Merlo for The Immigrant Learning Center. The pair discussed opening their own dance school, Artango, in Brighton, Massachusetts, and what it's like to be immigrants and entrepreneurs in the U.S. 

April 22, 2018: Ollie's House Team Testimonials

We created for Ollie's House a video about the program's volunteers, their hopes and wishes for the women who the homeless motherhood program plans to help in the coming year.

March 17, 2018: The reality of homelessness is closer than you think

We created another video for Ollie's House to help show how some families arrive at homelessness. Ollie's House is a homeless motherhood program planning to open in Massachusetts this summer.

December 2017: Happy Holidays from My Family to Yours

A short video from our trip to Maryland visiting family.

December 16, 2017: Yana's Story

We were honored to create a heartwarming video for a homeless mothers shelter called Ollie's House looking to open its doors next year. It’s always an honor to spend time with people who have inspiring stories that we get to share.

October 26, 2017: MOSHI: Philo + Art workshops

We have been following the progress of an independent workshop called MOSHI that helps kids in Boston, New York, and Paris learn how to philosophize in order to better understand the world and their place in it. Here's footage and photos of founder Caroline Murgue, an anthropologist, explaining her idea. 

October 20, 2017: New Art Center 40th Anniversary Video

Happy to share the video we created for a local art nonprofit called New Art Center to help celebrate its 40th anniversary. 


August 28, 2017

Do you have family history you'd like to capture on video for future generations? MDB Productions now offers oral history video packages to help families remember their pasts. Presented through a combination of sit-down interviews, photos new and old, and additional video footage, your family's past and present will be artfully documented. Contact us for information.

June 19, 2017: Immigrant Entrepreneur Video Series: Tails

As part of her volunteer work for the Immigrant Learning Center, Meredith Berg, principal of MDB Productions, shot and edited a video about a woman who runs a doggie daycare and pet retail business in Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts.

May 25, 2017: Immigrant Learning Center Honors Meredith Berg

Wicked Local Newton ran a small item on MDB Productions' Principal, Meredith Berg, who was honored by a local nonprofit organization where she volunteers her time editing videos about immigrant entrepreneurs who start businesses in Massachusetts. 

April 23, 2017: Standing the test of time: Gaetan Demers

MDB Productions collaborated with a colleague, Steve Daly, on an article and photos completed by Steve and an embedded video that we created. For one of his last journalism classes at Northeastern University, Steve found an amazing clock and watch repairer in #LawrenceMA who also happens to be a fantastic musician with a haunted past. Steve asked MDB Productions to create a complementary video and we were happy to oblige. Read and view the piece on Medium.

March 24, 2017: The Washington Post--This college student teaches philosophy to homeless women to help them ponder life's great questions

MDB Productions created an uplifting package about how the homeless learn philosophy from a senior at Boston University, and today it ran in The Washington Post. Click through to view the video and photos and to read the article.

March 7, 2017: Botané Studio Photo Shoot

A sneak peak is available from the photo shoot we recently completed for floral business Botané Studio. Spring is in the air, and these wonderful flower designs were a joy to shoot. View more images over on Botané's Instagram

January 10, 2017: ImEx Cargo Profile Video

MDB Productions created a short video for client ImEx Cargo showcasing the cargo sales agent's depth of knowledge with 25 years in the international shipping industry. The video also plays on the company's homepage.

Michelle DeFronzo, owner and CEO of ImEx Cargo LLC

December 30, 2016: Refreshing ImEx Cargo's "About Us" Section

Now live is a fresh headshot image and "About Us" section re-write produced by MDB Productions for client ImEx Cargo. The content emphasizes the owner and CEO's vast cargo industry knowledge and shows her commitment to working with general airline sales clients in New England 24/7/365. Video to come!

November 28, 2016: Suzuki School Celebrates 30 Years

MDB Productions was honored to document the Suzuki School's annual gala celebrating 30 years as a music school in Newton, Massachusetts. The Newton Tab ran one of our photos from the event. 

October 31, 2016: A Formidable Bond

This short-form doc shows how one Massachusetts native maintained a bond with her young daughter thanks to an addiction recovery program that operated as an alternative to incarceration for her and allowed monthly visits.

October 5, 2016: Methuen Police "Go Pink" for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Meredith created a short video for the Methuen Police about a decommissioned cruiser the department had painted pink to support breast cancer awareness. 

August 8, 2016: Treatment Ready: Kerry and Brian's story

A short-form doc Meredith created about Kerry Sullivan, who found solace in a Massachusetts recovery home for women called Project COPE, where she was allowed to live with her infant son instead of going back to jail for a probation violation. 

May 12, 2016: Struggling a battle of heroin

In this short-form doc, a Worcester, Massachusetts mother, Kayla Duggan, talks with Meredith about the health and human services organizations that help her care for her young son. 

January 19, 2016: Massachusetts Mobilizes to Treat Addicted Moms

This article is the culmination of more than a year’s worth of Meredith's research on how Massachusetts and the nation now treat mothers who are addicts and who are often chronically involved in the criminal justice system. Meredith took the photos and wrote articles for The Marshall Project and Fusion

December 1, 2015: Cedric Douglas, Artist in Residence

Northeastern University artist in residence Cedric Douglas talks with Meredith and her classmates about his impact on the local Boston art scene and the importance of community engagement in this short doc

April 18, 2014: Pregnant Prisoners Are Losing Their Shackles 

Meredith researched and wrote this piece for the Boston Globe Magazine after learning that some women have to give birth while incarcerated. She was fascinated to discover that birth doulas in Western Massachusetts specifically train and volunteer to help them, which is certainly not the norm throughout the United States.