The Growing Use of Vertical Videos in Social Media

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Video marketing is nothing new. It’s been used by many marketers and has been claimed that videos produce more conversions than any other content. How does moving images, sound and sometimes text have the ability to convert viewers into customers? Let’s face it, we’d rather watch a documentary than read a huge textbook. This is because we’re visual beings and … Read More

The Best of Filmmaking & Video Production October 2018

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This is the 37th instalment of this feature here on Filmmaking Lifestyle, where we chart the best-of-the-best from around the filmmaking and video production world. This article covers the best posts from October 2018. Every month, I post a round-up article featuring the best things I’ve found around the web on filmmaking and video production. If you missed one, we have a complete … Read More

Best Video Camera Under 1000 Dollars: 4 of the Best Budget Camera Options

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If budget is a big consideration, then you’ll be on the look out for the best camera your money can buy. But what is the best video camera under 1000 dollars? Cameras are great for capturing family moments, live action footage and, at the professional level, documentaries and narrative projects. YouTube and Vimeo amateur films and documentaries, as well as … Read More

Going Solo Or As a Video Team? Building a Fantastic Video Company

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When you’re starting out, or growing your video production company, one of the first questions you’ll ask yourself is: how big do I want this video team to be? Most people start out as a kind of ‘one-man-band,’ wearing all the hats and doing everything in their business. But, as you grow, you’ll want to add people to your team. … Read More

Best MacBook Pro: 5 of the Best MacBook Pros For All Purposes

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So you’re into video editing and you are well aware of the pros of editing on-the-go with a laptop. If you’re interested into Apple products, then you’ve already made a great choice. But what is the best MacBook Pro? In this article we hope to answer that very question, as well as give some recommendations on our favorite Apple MacBook … Read More

52 Best Stock Video Sites: A Guide to Finding Awesome Stock For Your Video Projects

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If you’re looking for the best stock video sites, then you’ve come to the right place. Whilst working on your projects, you’ll no doubt come across situations where stock video footage will be just the ticket. If you don’t know where to find stock pvideo, then this can be really frustrating. As the world of stock videos is vast and … Read More

Best Film Cameras for Beginners: 4 Top Film Cameras For Starting Out

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Choosing the right camera for your own film or video project is not an easy task. That’s why we’ve put together this list of the best film cameras for beginners. Yes, this article will be aimed at those just starting out. We’ll cover some cameras that you’ve heard of, and probably some that you haven’t. The various camera types have … Read More

The Best of Filmmaking & Video Production September 2018

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This is the 36th instalment of this feature here on Filmmaking Lifestyle, where we chart the best-of-the-best from around the filmmaking and video production world. This article covers the best posts from September 2018. Every month, I post a round-up article featuring the best things I’ve found around the web on filmmaking and video production. If you missed one, we have a complete … Read More

49 Best Stock Photo Sites: Find the Best Stock Photos For Your Projects

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If you’re looking for the best stock photo sites, then you’ve come to the right place. Whilst working on your projects, you’ll no doubt come across situations where a stock photo will be just the ticket. If you don’t know where to find stock photos, then this can be really frustrating. As the world of stock photos is vast and … Read More