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Top 5 tips for Short Video Production

Let’s say you were commissioned for a commercial (or shooting an original short video); it may seem a whole lot easier than shooting a feature film or TV series. However, what goes over many videographers’ heads are the principles that belong exclusively to the short form narrative. It would be wise to familiarizing yourself with […]

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Top 5 tips for Running Your Video Production Smoothly

Video production is not only a creative expression. As the name implies, it is also a production. It is putting on a show for an audience. It is a lot of hard work for the artistic vision to come to reality. Not everything about how to run a production is laid out in an equipment […]

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The Value of Sound in Video Production

When was the last time you walked out of a movie theater and thought, “Wow! That sounded great!” Not often, huh? That doesn’t mean that the sound was naturally bad or unimpressive. What it actually means is that the sound was doing its job perfectly. It wasn’t drawing you in to its wild rhythms. It was using its rhythms […]

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How to make your web commercial stand out

It’s no surprise that in 2016, the average attention span of audiences is no more than a few seconds. When we catch a video on Facebook, we give it a few seconds and if we’re not interested we scroll on to the next thing. That can be pretty intimidating when it comes to bringing attention […]

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Slight of Hand: Tips to Improving your Video Editing Skills

The Editor is the unsung hero of video production. They do their job best when they go unnoticed by the general public. Like a magician, the editor needs to keep the audience focused on the show, and keep their attention away from secrets of the trick. But it’s the clever tricks of the trade that […]

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New Orleans Locations for Video Production

New Orleans, Louisiana is often the subject of many blockbuster films and television shows, and for good reason. NOLA is a melting pot of culture and history, and that provides a wonderful backdrop for imaginative stories. Here are four notable video shooting locations available in the town of Good-ole New Orleans. The Audubon Zoo Want […]

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Using Social Media Video marketing to Boost Business

By 2019, Cisco predicts video will account for 80% of global traffic. That’s nearly 1 million minutes of video shared every second. And YouTube captures an estimated 20% of that US video advertising spend. Meanwhile, advertisers are turning to social media video marketing to drive user engagement and increase brand awareness. Brands like Sephora, Wendy’s, […]

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10 Ways to Improve Your Corporate Video Production

It’s always surprised me how much time, money, and effort organizations will pour into implementing the right technical infrastructure to support video-driven training, communications, and marketing—yet how little time, money, and effort they typically invest in the quality of a corporate video production. “Content is king” is a popular catch phrase in the media and […]

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