Projects

UPS "United Problem Solvers: a Mobile Documentary"

Following the success of the "Delivering Wishes: A Mobile Documentary" project for UPS during the Company's 2014 peak season and the launch of the company's new brand identity "United Problem Solvers" Stephanie visited UPS Worldport, the company's worldwide air hub in Louisville, KY to interview and document problem solvers at work. She captured images and video with her iPhone camera and wrote captions for UPS to share through the UPS Facebook page and Twitter and Instagram feeds. UPS launched its Instagram feed with the kick-off of the first Mobile Documentary project lead by Stephanie in November 2014. The follower count climbed to more than 20,000 in just 15 months.

This video was shared on the UPS Facebook page on January 15, 2016. It received nearly 49,000 views in less than 30 days.

Georgia Division of Family and Children Services > Adoption Videos

The Georgia Division of Family and Children Services is challenged to find loving families to provide homes for teenage children, children with siblings, and children with special needs. In partnership with Lattimer Communications, Stephanie created a set of three videos to introduce prospective families to children in DFCS care, and a 30-second Public Service Announcement to broadcast in conjunction with National Adoption Month, November 2015. She partnered with Ryan Peoples for audio capture, music creation, and sound design. 

DFCS Video 1: Meet the Kids - AVA Digital Awards Honorable Mention 2015

DFCS Video 2: Superpowers - AVA Digital Awards Platinum Winner 2015

DFCS Video 3: Forever Family - AVA Digital Awards Gold Winner 2015

UPS "Delivering Wishes: a Mobile Documentary"

Stephanie lead the "Delivering Wishes: A Mobile Documentary" project for UPS during the Company's 2014 peak season (Black Friday through Christmas Eve). She put together and lead a team of four seasoned mobile photographers (Sion Fullana, Travis Jensen, Ed Kashi and Alyssa Schukar) to execute documentary mobile storytelling (photography and video) of UPS employees at work in eight different cities around the U.S. in conjunction with the UPS "Delivering Wishes" campaign. Stories were captured with iPhone cameras, and shared through the UPS Facebook page and Twitter and Instagram feeds.

Video Highlight Reel

Shot by Sion Fullana, Ed Kashi, Travis Jensen, Alyssa Schukar and Stephanie Calabrese
Produced by Brice Beasley and Stephanie Calabrese

Videos Featured on the UPS Facebook Page and Twitter Feed

UPS Orlando, FL: LaDale Williams, driver

More than 443,000 views. Credits: Shot and produced by Stephanie Calabrese.

UPS Detroit: David Bunkley, driver

More than 36,000 views. Credits: Shot by Sion Fullana and produced by Stephanie Calabrese.

UPS Parsippany, NJ

More than 43,000 views. Credits: Shot by Sion Fullana and produced by Stephanie Calabrese. 

UPS Louisville, KY: Captain Bethany Miller, pilot

More than 57,000 views. Credits: Shot by Ed Kashi and produced by Stephanie Calabrese.

Sampling of Photographs Featured on the UPS Facebook Page to 1.4+ Million Viewers


City of Albany, Georgia > Documentary Video

Stephanie shot and produced these videos in partnership with Lattimer Communications, Atlanta-based agency responsible for the rebranding of the City of Albany, Georgia. Stephanie shot each video over the course of two days using an iPhone.

We are Albany Video - AVA Digital Awards Platinum and Gold Winner 2014


UPS Corporate Customer Story > Documentary Photography

Stephanie spent a day documenting the UPS / Overstock.com customer story in Hebron, Kentucky for UPS customer communications. The shoot spanned twenty subjects serving a variety of rolls at this facility. Select images will be published in the print and digital customer communications.


UPS Healthcare > Documentary Photography

This project included three on-location shoots, two UPS customer locations and one UPS facility dedicated to Merck temperature-controlled packaging and logistics in metro-Atlanta, Georgia. Select images were published in the print and digital Annual Healthcare Industry Report, and are currently being used in ongoing print and digital customer communications for the UPS Healthcare segment. 


UPS > Documentary Photography

This project included three driver ride-along documentaries with seasoned UPS drivers in metro-Atlanta, Georgia. Select images and Stephanie's learnings from the documentary experience were shared throughout the company to exemplify a documentary approach for visual communications in support of the company's brand evolution.


Guide to Mobile Storytelling for The Coca-Cola Company

Stephanie worked with The Coca-Cola Company Technical Community to create the Company's Guide to Mobile Storytelling. The engagement included three mobile documentary shoots including the Coca-Cola Startup Weekend and REDTalks events at corporate headquarters, as well as a tour of the Coca-Cola Freestyle Manufacturing Facility. This print and digital documentary learning tool content was created by Stephanie and designed in collaboration with Brice Beasley. The Guide was launched in collaboration with the Company's first REDTalks event held at Coca-Cola Headquarters on October 10, 2014.


Genesis Bioscience > Documentary Photography


George Walton Academy "What We Believe" > Documentary Video

Stephanie shot and produced this video to portray this private, college-preparatory school's core beliefs in action with its students spanning pre-K through 12th grade. Stephanie shot this video over the course of two days using an iPhone.