How to Become a Consultant and Help Other Businesses (Including Video Businesses)

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Today we’re looking at how to become a consultant within the film or video industry. Consultants are paid big money to advise on various aspects of the process. For example, you could be a consultant to advise indie filmmakers on how to get funding, or how to sell their film on a variety of filmmaking markets. If we’re talking about … Read More

How Much Money do You Need to Setup a Video Production Company? 7 Tips on the Cost of Starting a Video Company

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We want to talk today about the costs of setting up a video company and how much money do you need to setup a video production company. It’s one of the main questions I get asked, so I’d like to cover it here. With your talent of being able to be an all-around videographer, you can definitely take it to … Read More

Best Surveillance Camera: Which Camcorder is best for Surveillance?

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Today we have an article on the surveillance cameras and techniques by the popular tech writer Fredrick Nicholas. He’s going to look at what the best surveillance camera is, as well as share tips and strategies for getting the best surveillance footage. It’s an interesting sub niche in videography and it can be a very lucrative business. What follows is initially … Read More

Flexible Filmmaker: How Being a Malleable Filmmaker Can Save Your Film From Script to Post

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The script is airtight. You’ve stayed up until the wee hours perfecting your shot list. You’ve jotted down helpful verbs to whisper into your actors ears during key moments. You and your team have strategized the order of the shooting day ad nauseum. You are one hundred percent prepared. No, that’s not enough… you are one hundred and ten percent … Read More

iPhone Filmmaking: Mobile Video Editing On The Go: Diversify Your Online Content With Videos

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We have a change of pace today with an article on iPhone filmmaking. We have Mickey Blanco from Instasize, who’s going to cover mobile video editing, using Instagram to present your videos and much more. iPhone Filmmaking Thanks to smartphones, making videos has never been easier. There’s almost no need to lug around a heavy video camera in order to … Read More

Low Budget Feature Film: 5 Tips For Making Your Low Budget Feature Film Successful

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We have a Q&A today with a directing team experiencing a lot of success right now. Fresh off creating their latest low budget feature film, we speak to Jamison LoCascio and Adam Ambrosio.  Successful Low Budget Feature Film: Introduction Producer Adam Ambrosio went to long time collaborator Director Jamison LoCascio to put together what would be LoCascio’s second feature film … Read More

Best Tripod for DSLR: 5 of the Best Tripods For All Filmmaking Situations

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Getting shaky shots that looks like you’ve had one too many cocktails before shooting? Videos looks a little like those holiday films you used to make as a kid? You know you need stabilization, but you don’t know what your options are. Maybe you’re wondering what the best tripod for DSLR cameras is? Well, it’s a good thing that tripods … Read More

How to Earn Money Making Videos: 7 Steps to Selling Stock Footage For Profit

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We have an article on earning money with stock footage today from Daniele Carrer. He’s going to run through a number of methods to profiting through stock footage and how to earn money making videos. According to what you must have read in some blogs, YouTube is the easiest way to earn money if you love holding a camera to … Read More