Years ago Rick Anderson and Brady Hughs saw an opportunity to bring their vision to life by merging their experiences into the Videography industry,  it was here the idea of Anderson Hughs began. Since that day, they assembled a team of dreamers, like-minded people with extensive experience to help companies like yours bring their vision to life. Our family of video professionals are passionate about connecting people, products, and ideas. We offer a variety of services including, branding videos, product launches, TV and online commercials, 3D animation videos, testimonials, explainer videos, outdoor video, and much more. We are filled with gratitude as we recount and reflect where we were just a short time ago.

our story

“Our team of video professionals are passionate about helping you share your story and bring your vision to life.”

Brady Hughs - Co-Owner
Brady Hughs - Co-Owner

Brady served 26 years in the US Army as an Army Ranger and as a Officer in the MN Army National Guard as well as earned two Masters degrees in Clinical Social Work and iin Child Psychology. Brady retired from Military service and started his photography company after returning from a deployment to Iraq in 2010. Through his passion of photography and storytelling he grew quite a following and eventually explored the idea of video production. It was here the idea of Anderson Hughs began.

Rick Anderson - Co-Owner
Rick Anderson - Co-Owner

Rick is passionate about business and the opportunity of turning ideas into reality. Rick started his career in radio, working first in the Twin Cities. During that time he also started his own fundraising company that grew to 27 million in sales. Through his passion for people he eventually explored the idea of video production. The new venture with Anderson Hughs has been exciting and Rick is really looking forward to growing this business not only regionally but nationally.

Jenny Fortner - Operations
Jenny Fortner - Operations

Jenny worked as a mental health counselor for several years. As fulfilling as it was to interact and help children, it was time for a change, a 180* in a more creative direction. Jenny discussed the vision of what would become Anderson Hughs Production, and was immediately intrigued to have the opportunity to be a part of a cutting-edge Video Production Company.

David Rossow - Lead Cinematographer
David Rossow - Lead Cinematographer

David is a nomad of sorts with a passion for film. After school he mentored under fishing hall of fame photographer and videographer Bill Lindner. He has traveled all around the country and Canada, filming TV shows and commercials. He also filmed for the Colorado Parks and Wildlife and the Bridgestone Winter Driving school. During that time he also has worked with award-winning company, STEPT studios as a camera assistant.

Bobbie Bohlig - On-Camera Talent, Producer
Bobbie Bohlig - On-Camera Talent, Producer

Bobbie has covered a multitude of live sports from the midwest to the east coast. She most recently worked as Fox Sports North Digital Reporter, Rinkside Reporter for Gopher Hockey & In-Game Host for Gopher Football. Bobbie is passionate about impacting others through storytelling. She is excited to start a new storytelling series called, “In Their Own Words”. Check it out!

Megan Engebretson - Video Editor, Camera Operator
Megan Engebretson - Video Editor, Camera Operator

A graduate of Minneapolis College’s Cinema Directing and Producing program, Megan’s passion for filmmaking runs deep. She first found her zeal while helping run the student news channel at her highschool and shooting photos for the yearbook. Now a travel fanatic, outdoor explorer, and digital artist, her camera is always strapped across her chest, ready for the next shot.

Sarah Brown - Lead Editor
Sarah Brown - Lead Editor

Sarah is a graduate in videography. Sarah's experience entails a variety of media roles live streaming events, creating animations, and producing video content before finding a home with Anderson Hughs Productions. Sarah has a passion for helping bring client's ideas to life.

Fernando Zapata - 3D Animator, VFX Producer
Fernando Zapata - 3D Animator, VFX Producer

3D Animator and VFX Producer with more than 20+ years of experience in several audiovisual projects. He also has extensive experience with 3D Productions for Disney's Handy Many films as well as nickelodeon´s The Adventures of Chuck and Friends. Fernando is passionate about 3D Character Animation for 3D series and films.

the team

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GEAR

Atomos Shogun 7 (3)

Intellytech Mega Lights

RGB Panels

RGB Nano tubes

Apurture 300D

Canon c300 Mark iii

Canon c300 Mark ii

Canon c100 Mark ii

Canon c70 

Sony Fs5 Mark ii

CN-E Primes 

17mm

20mm

24mm

35mm

50mm

85mm

135mm

*Many other speciality lenses

Arc Rhino ii, Edelkron, iFootage

Zhiyun Crane 3S, DJI Ronan M, DJI Ronan S