b l e n d

About Us

About Us

Blend Pictures is New York’s premier production house bringing TV, film, corporate videos, branded videos, and so much more to life.

With a seasoned team of directors, writers, cinematographers, and other professionals, we’re able to produce captivating content quickly and economically. We have the know-how to service national and international productions in New York, providing a fresh approach while following your creative direction and staying true to your ethos.

Dedicated to providing exceptional work that is backed up by extensive experience in a wide-range of fields, we take pride in our service and provide you with an efficient, collaborative, and enjoyable experience.

We’re here to help you crystallize your creative direction and streamline the creative process to make an impact.


Our Team


Ophir Ariel

Seasoned Producer and founder of Blend Pictures, Ophir Ariel has been line producing and directing for over 16 years. With vast experience in both branded content and narrative, he is motivated to help your project get produced in the most effective way.


Julie Deffet

Julie is a multi-award editor and director, who worked for small and big firms, as well as helmed prestige independent cinema projects.

Director of Phototogrpahy

Peter Garafalo

Leading the cinematography of many docu-commercials around the states, as well as filming narrative projects varying from shorts to features, peter is up for any task.

Operations Manager

Travis Dover

Working for big institutions in both camera and lights as an operator and a gaffer, allowed Travis to stretch his creative muscles pretty far. Add to that mad drone skills and you have a well-diverse team player.

Behind the scenes

Our Location

Situated in both Manhattan and Beacon in the Hudson Valley — just over an hour away from the city — we’re in the perfect spot to know all the best filming locations in New York and beyond. Whether you need a quiet little side street, a business setting, a harbor view, or a cityscape, we can help you find the perfect shooting locations and arrange permits, schedules, and more to make your shoot run as smoothly as possible.






Completed Projects


Happy Clients