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Latest Work

Sport Fishing Television Series - Hosted by John Brownlee, this is one of the highest rated fishing shows on television. As Director of Photography, Mike is a part of an incredible team who capture some of the best fishing destinations in North America & the Caribbean. The series airs from January to June on the NBC Sports Network and reruns air on Fox Sports Net and Sun Sports. Click on the following link to see some episodes from this season:
Sportfishing Television Website

NHL Draft Show – The series called "Driven" airs on Fox Sports. In this episode, camera’s followed NHL teams at the NHL Draft in New York City. Touted as maybe the best draft class in a decade, this show goes the behind the scenes as the top four teams in the league planned their draft strategy. Mike Plante followed the Florida Panthers organization as they made their decision to select Aleksander Barkov with the 2nd overall pick. Mike’s footage was also used on "Inside the Panthers". Click the link below to see a clip of the show.
NHL Draft Show

University of Miami – Ron Fraser Tribute Nicknamed the "Wizard of College Baseball", he was one of the most successful coaches in NCAA baseball history. Ron Fraser was the driving force in getting college baseball televised. This is why Fraser needed a tribute that was fit for the man who gave so much. The University of Miami and Director of Alumni Programs Rick Remmert hired Mike Plante Productions to shoot and edit various videos for the event. We also edited the final DVD including the actual event which the UM Alumni Programs mass distributed. Here’s a short video clip of some of the work.
Ron Fraser Tribute

BCS National Championship Game Coverage on NBC & NBC Sports Network – NBC Sports Anchor Liam McHugh spent five days covering the Alabama Crimson Tide and Notre Dame Fighting Irish leading up to the BCS National Championship game. Covering his 2nd Title Game, Mike Plante was there for it all, including practices, media day, and of course game day. Here’s a small sample of the BCS game coverage.
BCS National Championship

Billy's Bunch Television Series – Mike Plante is the primary cinematographer for this MLB kids show featuring Florida Marlins mascot "Billy the Marlin" and Marlins players. It airs throughout the MLB season on Fox Sportsnet. Click the following link for local listings and more information:
Billy's Bunch

Intrepid Powerboats – Intrepid Power Boats and Seakeeper wanted to show just how effective the stabilizer was on the 390 Sport Yacht. Mike Plante Productions shot this sea trial with two identical Intrepid 390's side by side, with the exception of course that one yacht has the stabilizer. Intepid yacht owner Alexander Dreyfoos explains how the stabilizer has changed his yachting experience.
Intrepid Powerboats

Candice Colella Dentistry – There is no better way to promote your business that by word of mouth or testimonials coming from your clients or patients. Mike Plante Productions recently produced a testimonial video for Candice Colella Dentistry. The before and after pictures are shocking! But it’s a clear visual of the quality of work that Candice does for her patients. Click below for a sample of a testimonial video that may benefit your business as well!
Candice Colella Dentistry

Champions for Christ Karate Demo -- Certified Master Instructor Jerry Wiles has a martial arts studio in Coral Springs, Florida. As part of Tri-Star Karate, Master Wiles also is the director of the "Champions for Christ" Karate/Drama Demo Team. This short demo was produced by Mike Plante Productions with the purpose of distribution to potential venues.
Champions for Christ Karate

Inside the Rays TV Series - This series brings you behind the scenes of MLB's Tampa Bay Rays which airs on Fox Sports Net and Sun Sports. Mike works on the series during spring training and sometimes during the season. Below is a segment of Mike’s work on an episode which centered on Ray’s second baseman Sean Rodriguez. The Miami native had a homecoming of sorts as his Rays played the Florida Marlins.
Demo

Tennis Channel – Mike worked for the Tennis Channel to cover the Sony Ericsson Open in Key Biscayne. This tournament is known to tennis fans as the "5th Major". Among the responsibilities were shooting court side interviews with tennis stars such as Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal & Serena Williams as well as shooting short feature stories around the grounds. Mike had the pleasure of working with Tennis Channel broadcasters Ted Robinson, Lindsay Davenport, and Cari Champion.
Demo

Florida Travel & Life's Affordable Luxury – This television series showcases different travel destinations in Florida. Among the locations filmed are Miami, Hollywood, Daytona Beach, Northwest Florida, Bradenton Area, Space Coast, Ft. Lauderdale, Orlando, & The Florida Keys . The shows have aired on the Travel Channel, Discovery Channel, Discovery HD Theater & Sun Sports. Click on the following link to view a sample of the Hollywood episode:
Florida Travel & Life

Asia & Dan's Miami Wedding – When it comes to incredible weddings, Asia & Dan’s Miami wedding takes the cake! Their extraordinary day had it all, including a wedding ceremony over looking Biscayne Bay at the Mandarin Oriental Miami at sundown, music by DJ Irie of the Miami Heat, and even famous guests!!! Click here to view their amazing wedding recap.
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Dunlap & Pennington High Class Keys Demo Video - For several years, Mike Plante Productions has been the go-to-company for Dunlap and Pennington's concerts. We not only direct and produce the multi-camera concerts that give audiences a new appreciation for the artists, but also edited their "high class" marketing demo video for the up and coming dynamic duo! If you haven’t heard of Dunlap & Pennington, you will real soon! Click below to see their musical talents and the demo video we produced.
Demo

Caribbean Travel & Life's Affordable Luxury – This television series showcases sunny travel destinations in the Caribbean. Among the locations filmed this year are the Cayman Islands, St. Lucia & Aruba. The shows have aired on the Travel Channel, Discovery Channel, Discovery HD Theater & Sun Sports. Click below for a short sample of the Cayman Islands episode:
Demo

Inside the Marlins Television Series - The monthly program hosted by Frank Forte takes you behind the scenes giving Marlins fans a real inside look at the team. Whether it’s a show that displays Juan Pierre's work ethic and family life, or a show giving you a look at MLB future stars in the minor leagues, Inside the Marlins is a must watch for Marlins fans.
Inside the Marlins

Intrepid Powerboats Customer Service Video -- Vice President of Customer Service Joe Brenna and Mike Plante Productions teamed up to produce this video. It shows current and future Intrepid customers just how important to the company that they receive great service.
Intrepid Powerboats Customer Service

Haiti Missions – Many members of Baptist Churches in Florida continue to contribute to the relief efforts following the devastating earthquake in Haiti. Mike Plante documented and produced a video to show how these missionaries were making a difference, one life at a time. The videos played in churches all across South Florida to show how contributions were being used.
Demo

VBS Summer Missionaries - The purpose of this video is to show the impact VBS summer missionaries are making in South Florida. Their participation and hard work over the past five years has not only brought thousands to know Christ, but is also having a profound impact on their own lives. Click below to view the video.
Demo

Nancy Malnik’s "Totally 80’s" Birthday Bash - If you want to see how to hold an "80’s"”" party, you need to see Nancy Malnik's 40th Birthday Recap. Held at the Boca Raton Resort, there was not one, not two, but three incredible performances representing the 80's. Dancers reenacted Michael Jackson's "Thriller" as well as dances from "Fame". Then in the grand finale, 80’s rap star Tone Loc hit the stage and performed perhaps the biggest hit of the decade, "Wild Thing". It was a night nobody there will forget soon, especially Nancy.

Video was shot and edited by Mike Plante Productions with contributions from his team.
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