Tributes & Video Biographies
Sharing Life Stories, Connecting Generations, Preserving Legacies



  • 2009 Association of Personal Historians Conference in Valley Forge

    If you follow me on any of the social media platforms such as Twitter (@stefanitwyford) or Facebook, you’ll know that I spent the previous week at the 2009 Association of Personal Historians Conference in Valley Forge Pennsylvania. Having never been to the Philad...

    Read more  ●  Monday, November 2nd, 2009



  • 2009 Crystal Icon Award

    Legacy Multimedia Earns Crystal Icon Award for Video Tribute Video Tribute wins Best Event Videography September 7, 2009 (Houston, TX) – The Houston Chapter of the International Special Events Society (ISES) recently announced the winners for the 2009 Crystal ICON...

    Read more  ●  Friday, September 23rd, 2011



  • 2009 Hermes Creative Award

    Legacy Multimedia earns Multimedia Award Hermes Creative Awards 2009 gives Honorable Mention for Video Tribute May 11, 2009 (Houston, TX) – Hermes Creative Awards recently announced winners for the 2009 international awards competition for creative professionals i...

    Read more  ●  Friday, September 23rd, 2011



  • 2009 Videographer Awards

    Video Tributes, Biographies earn top honors in video awards Legacy Multimedia garners Videographer Awards, Hermes Creative Awards June 26, 2009 (Houston, TX) – The Videographer Awards recently announced winners for the 2009 international competition that recognize...

    Read more  ●  Friday, September 23rd, 2011



  • 2012 MarCom Gold Award – Nonprofit Video Tribute

    Legacy Multimedia of Houston Receives 2012 MarCom Gold Award from the Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals HOUSTON, Texas (November 7, 2012) – Legacy Multimedia has been recognized as a recipient of a Gold Award from the 2012 MarCom Awards. The 2...

    Read more  ●  Wednesday, November 7th, 2012



  • About Legacy Multimedia

    In 2003, Stefani Twyford, along with Isabelle MacCrimmon, launched Legacy Multimedia out of a keen interest in preserving personal legacies for posterity. Based in Houston, Texas, this woman-owned company’s mission is to help families, individuals, companies and organ...

    Read more  ●  Tuesday, September 13th, 2011



  • AWARDS

    Award Winner 2015 Gold Remi Award – Biography Worldfest International Film Festival Learn more about the film..   2013 Videographer Awards International Video Competition Award of Excellence, Documentary   2013 Hermes Creative Award Gold Award, Doc...

    Read more  ●  Wednesday, September 21st, 2011



  • Legacy Multimedia In The Press

    Print | Radio and TV | Online Print The Leader — July 2013 “Family stories: Take note and take notes” Read the full article here… Featured in an online article in a special section on Family Stories, with suggestions for recording family stories. ...

    Read more  ●  Wednesday, September 21st, 2011



  • Legacy Multimedia of Houston Receives 2013 Hermes Creative Award For Personal History

    July 10, 2013 09:52 AM Eastern Daylight Time Legacy Multimedia of Houston Receives 2013 Hermes Creative Award For Personal History HOUSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Legacy Multimedia has been recognized as a recipient of a Gold Award in the Documentary category from t...

    Read more  ●  Wednesday, July 17th, 2013



  • Legacy Multimedia Wins Crystal ICON Award

    Last week Isabelle and I won our very first award. It is the Crystal ICON award and it was awarded to us by the Houston Chapter of the International Society of Event Planners. We won the award for a video piece we did for the Houston Center for Contemporary Craft on th...

    Read more  ●  Monday, August 11th, 2008



  • More News on Geni.com

    Photo courtesy: geni.com I’ve mentioned Geni.com a few times in this blog. It’s one of my favorite social networking tools that enable its users to find and stay in touch with their relatives as they capture and share their family’s history. This pas...

    Read more  ●  Sunday, July 27th, 2008



  • Reviews – Martin Elkort: An American Mirror

      Jewish Herald Voice — May 2014 “On film and photography: You can go back” Written by Aaron Howard Read the full article here… PaperCity Magazine — May 2014 “PaperCity Art Notes: Meet Martin Elkort” Read the Art Notes here̷...

    Read more  ●  Saturday, May 17th, 2014



  • Starting the School Year With a Personal History Project

    Flickr photo: kyleabedalov When my own children were young, my father suggested taking a photograph of them every month, in the same location and pose. These photographs, he explained, could later be assembled into a type of time-line of their growth and development. W...

    Read more  ●  Tuesday, August 24th, 2010



  • The Flat – 2011 Israeli Documentary

    Have you ever wondered if there are secrets in your family’s past you don’t know about? Even if you have never wondered, what would your reaction be if you found out your family was not who you thought them to be? The Flat (2011 Documentary by Arnon Goldf...

    Read more  ●  Wednesday, March 27th, 2013