We are a Construction Photography & Video Company.
We are DBE,WMBE and HUB certified with the City of Austin and Texas.
We are certified in the following codes
90505 Aerial photography
91538 Film processing, duplicating and touch up services
91542 Film production/Video
91551 Information highway electronic services (internet,
9155175 Virtual tours
91572 Photography (not including aerial photography)
9157297 Photography, construction
9157298 Photography, commercial
9157299 Photography, personal, portrait, Corporate
96104 Artists- Supply of Art for Corporate Walls
96207 Arts services (cultural, design, visual, etc.) Supply of images for websites, enlargements for Trade Shows Displays
Rama Tiru – Profile of an Entrepreneur.
Rama is a Bachelor Degree holder from an Indian University. She also studied and received an Associate Degree in Photography from ACC and was a Professor of Photography at ACC for more than 15 years and retired recently.
Rama successfully conducts her Construction Photo and Video business under the assumed name of Rama Tiru.
Rama has been an entrepreneur and a small business owner for more than 30 years.
In India, being the First Woman Industrial Photographer she completed a lot of media and print campaigns.She reached a lot of people. She was always asked to speak on the youth oriented radio programs, in colleges and associations to talk about her unusual career path. She was the Vice Chairman and Treasurer for Advertising and Industrial Photographers Association of India –South and successfully conducted many workshops Nationally with International participation.
Rama taught as an Adjunct Professor for more than15 years in the Photography Technology Department of Austin Community College and retired recently.
She successfully opened the Tiru Gallery in Austin, promoting her own artworks and that of local artists. She continues to participate in many art events and donates her work to local fundraising events for good social causes.
With the City of Austin Cultural Grants she successfully completed 3 projects.
1st project: Austin East of I 35 a cultural and visual perspective, show cased as a photography collection of an art exhibition in East Austin.
2nd project: “Austin East of I-35” book is a great success both critically and commercially. It has been positively reviewed in all the media and is available in all the bookstores and Museum gift stores. The Austin Historic Society has acknowledged the book. Central Austin libraries carry a copy.. The book has been widely recognized as the first of its kind publication, recording contemporary history. People are buying the book for its artistic photographic interpretation as well as for its stories of the people they know and interact with. As part of my contribution to Austin I have donated a copy of the book each to all the middle schools and high schools of Austin ISD. I am looking for a National publisher for the book.
3rd project: Learn for the Future from our Past - Youth focused cultural program
Completed Personal Projects:
Women in Outsourcing in India – a short documentary
Woman Entrepreneur Story- Janaki Ananth
Art of Giving – A Short Promo for the non-profit organization in Austin.
Rama successfully conducts her Construction Photo and Video business under the assumed name of Rama Tiru. She has been certified by the City of Austin as a WMBE, WBE and DBE. She is also HUB Certified. She has worked for Hensel Phelps, F.T. Woods, Excel, BRH Garver, and many other construction companies. She has done many Architectural Interior and exterior projects for HP, DPR and for for Architects and Builders Magazine in Texas.