Month: June 2016

Today News Report “Use of Drones of Wedding Photos is Soaring”

The beginning and end of this report on the use of drones to take wedding photos was filmed in the Alfred I. DuPont building, which is described as “a historic location which is a popular venue for people to have weddings”.  The high ceiling of the DuPont building allows the drone to have plenty of room to move around and to get a great overhead view that couples are reporting “they must have” for their wedding album.

Alfred I. DuPont Building in a Spanish advertisement for Elysée O Boticário Perfume

This advertisement for the expensive and fancy Elysée O Boticário perfume filmed entirely in and outside the Alfred I. DuPont building depict an elegant woman walking into a grandiose bank and into the vault.  She opens her safe deposit box and withdraws a bottle of the perfume, which emphasizes its high value and quality.

Alfred I. DuPont Building in a Finnish Advertisement for Elisa Mobile Service

The bank teller booths and vault of the Alfred I. DuPont building serve as the location for several masked men taking hostages in a Finnish advertisement for Elisa Saunalahti Huoleton 4G phone service.  The luxurious walls of the building accentuate the high quality of the service being advertised.

BizBash’s Article about YoungArts Gala

“The performance culminated with a group of 18 students walking into the audience and leading guests in a dance and music parade across the red-carpeted street to the Dupont Building for dinner and dancing. The cocktail reception took place in the building’s north ballroom, where more actors, dancers, writers, musicians, and cinematographers staged vignette performances representing their artistic discipline.”

Special Events Blog Article “Recycled and Repurposed”

“In 2001 the mezzanine level began its utilization as a special events venue. With opulent brass gates and soaring 30-foot ceilings, the venue has quickly become a highly sought-after event space for enterprising clientele looking for Miami style and glamour. With 22,000 square feet of space, complete with teller windows, bank vaults and ballrooms, this repurposed building can offer a unique vibe to your next corporate event.“

Weddings Illustrated’s Article on the Wedding of Astrid Alves and Andy Gilon

Though they met in Caracas, Venezuela, Astrid Alves and Andy Gilon dated for a year before Astrid was accepted to a master’s degree program in North Carolina.  Already deeply in love, they decided to make it work.  Their three year long-distance relationship was worth the wait with their extravagant and romantic wedding reception held in the Alfred J. DuPont building’s south ballroom.