Our mission is to stay in love with our work. We love the art of telling visual stories in new ways and with new mediums. We make our clients into our friends and we always enjoy the toast to another successful project.

Our production and event space in East Austin is as versatile as we are. The studio functions as a video & photo studio as well as a group VR Arcade in between. We’ve hosted a range of technology, music and film events in our studio as well as our large parking lot.

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The Company

Started by 2 University of Texas graduates, Originator is 10 years strong and always hungry for more challenges.

The Studio

Boasting an 800 sq ft production soundstage with amenities, the studio was recently remodeled to be fully soundproofed.

The People

The space also hosts a range of companies that cover the full spectrum media content and digital media services.

Team
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Derek Gildersleeve

Founder | Producer | Director
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Willie Rockefeller

Founder | Producer | Director
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Kari Burke

Studio & Marketing Manager
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Matthew Pearson

Producer | Editor
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Kelly Webster

Producer | Director | Editor
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Production Services

Production Services

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Studio Rental Inquiries

Studio Rental Inquiries

Contact us to rent the studio or get pricing and equipment information

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Book the VR Arcade

Book the VR Arcade

All Booking is done online. See what times are available

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Custom VR Content

Custom VR Content

Get in touch to turn your idea into a virtual world

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