5 Reasons Why a Camera Stabilizer is the New Must Have For Any Modern Filmmaker

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Today on Filmmaking Lifestyle, John Farrell of LUUV talks about why you need to get a camera stabilizer in your ‘bag of tricks’ as soon as possible (if you don’t have one already!) Demand for professional video production in general is increasing by the day. Marketers are seeing a jump in the effectiveness of video in their overall marketing mix with … Read More

Case Study: How I Got an 89% Response Rate on Client Outreach Email, Got Links and Social Shares…And How You Can, Too

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So today, I want to talk about something that can be really beneficial for your video business. Or any kind of business. I want to talk about client outreach. This is something that anyone can do online and immediately raise their profile, start getting press/media and get a lot of clients and business, too. You see, a lot of people … Read More

The 7 Reasons Why Video Transcription is Important in Post-Production

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Today we discuss video transcription. Never heard of it? Don’t think it applies to you? Then you need to read this article! Here we explain the importance of video transcription, how it’s overlooked in lots of productions (big and small) and how it can make your life easier on a project of any size. It’s no surprise to see that media … Read More

How We Survived A Year in LA By Winning Video Contests & Built a Thriving Production Company

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Jake Bradbury is an expert with video contests. In this article, he takes you through his journey of making videos around LA for video contests. Stay tuned because as a special bonus, he’s going to let you know how to win a lifetime supply of Skittles! Take it away, Jake! Sometimes we back ourselves into corners, obsessing about the “right way” … Read More

Video Production Packages: Make $1K In Half a Day by Packaging Your Video Services

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Everybody loves a good package. We told you before, over on Video Production Virgins, that this much was true. And, in fact, that mastering the art of packaging your services effectively will lead to bathtubs of money for your reclining pleasure. Why? Packages are repeatable, attractive and easy for clients to digest and agree to. Putting two things together for … Read More

Social Media Strategy For Filmmakers: 5 Awesome Ways Filmmakers Can Use Social Media

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Today we have a guest article from Finn of United Magic Studios. UMS are a video production company based in the UK. Finn will be talking about social media and its abilities to connect filmmakers together online. Take it away, Finn! Social media has become an ever-present entity in our lives at this point. Love it or hate it, it’s … Read More

19 of the Best Filmmaking Instagram Accounts You Should Follow

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When learning filmmaking, a great source of inspiration and ideas is Instagram. These days, many top filmmakers and video production companies have accounts on Instagram. This article will list the best filmmaking Instagram accounts. Not only do top filmmakers and cinematographers the world offer post awesome photos to their Instagram accounts. But they also include great snippets of filmmaking advice … Read More

9 Tips For Starting a Business & Becoming Self Employed

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Today we have a special article fromLeo Babauta of zen habits. This article is about becoming self employed and finally taking the leap to starting your own business. Zen Habits recently celebrated 10 years of existence, and it’s a great blog on productivity and developing habits, especially in the realms of business and creativity. Take it away, Leo! One of the best things … Read More