the Short-Run Publishing and
Family History Publishing Specialists

Making a Personal History Video is Easy!

Digital video cameras finally deliver on the marketing promises that producing a personal video is easy. Attendees learn how to prepare a room for a shoot, set up a camera to maximize available lighting, and frame a shot. We also cover interview basics.


Tom Underhill published his first book 19 years ago and started publishing books full-time two years later. Since 1999, Creative Continuum has specialized in publishing high-quality, short-run books, including family histories, memoirs, and photo and fine art books. During the last several years, Tom and his company produced more than 400 family history heirloom books, printed more than 12.5 million pages and scanned more than 13,500 photographs.
Creative Continuum has published several award-winning books. Among them, The California Missions as Art won a Davey Award in 2007 for design. A History of African-American Families and Slaveholders in Cass County, East Texas was awarded the Best Genealogy in Texas in 2005.
Tom’s speaking experience includes most of Southern California’s family history fairs and other major genealogical conventions. He has also presented at the Utah Genealogical Association’s annual conferences. Tom presented at the International Association of Jewish Genealogical Associations and at the 2005 FGS annual convention in Salt Lake City.
Tom is the author of thirteen books.
Tom has been quoted in a number of publications including the the Deseret News, Hartford Courant and the Dallas Morning News.
In 2007, Creative Continuum was nominated for the Orange County Business Journal’s Family Owned Business Award.


Strawberry Creek Inn Cookbook is a 84-page, 11"x11" book with library edition hardback binding published in 2011.



Online Privacy & Protection is a 142-page, 5.5"x8.5" book with paperback binding published in 2005.



Between Two Adversaries is a 156-page, 7"x9.5" book with paperback with dust jacket flaps binding published in 2002.



The Adventures of Two Golden Cockatiels is a 36-page, 7.75"x10" book with paperback binding published in 2005.



Camp and Community is a 260-page, 5.5"x8.5" book with paperback binding published in 2004.



The Life Story of Clarence E. Brandon, Sr. is a 330-page, 7.75"x10" book with library edition hardback binding published in 2010.



295 Days is a 240-page, 6"x9" book with paperback binding published in 2008.



Faith, Family and Farming is a 64-page, 6"x9" book with library edition hardback with gloss printed cover binding published in 2007.



The Lodge and Quinn Families is a 196-page, 8.5"x11" book with library edition hardback binding published in 2005.



ReGenerations is a 1500-page, 8.5"x11" book with library edition hardback binding published in 2000.