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4 Reasons Your Video Production Needs a Professional Location Scout
Whether you plan to shoot in a remote scenic landscape or in a tasteful residential home, location scouting for professional video production is a vital component of pre-production. Although location scouting can have a sizable cost, leaving it to a local expert will yield immense dividends in the long run, ensure your production avoids common pitfalls, and help you stay within budget. When we consider locations for professional video production, we take into account four main factors: appearance, availability, accessibility and cost. There are other smaller factors, but we’ll deal with the big hitters in this article.
Published on Tuesday, May 14, 2019 10:00 AM
How to Prep a Big Budget Shoot Like a Boss
So your big budget flick is greenlit for production - congratulations! But where do you go from here? Though your movie will be remembered for what’s seen on screen, it will be created by the hard work off-screen during - you guessed it - pre-production.
Published on Monday, March 14, 2016 10:32 AM
8 Tips to Choose the Best Shooting Location for Your Corporate Video
To direct the perfect corporate video, a team needs to pull in the best of all things - story, style, technology, and imagination. Among the physical components of creating a video, the best film production houses emphasize the value of the location. Good location brings in perspective, it brings definition, it creates a realistic backdrop and framework to storytelling. To find the best locations to make your corporate videos more compelling, here are our top 8 tips. Let’s get started.
Published on Wednesday, April 10, 2019 10:00 AM
A Race Against Time: Making the Most of Your Lighting on a One-Day Shoot
High speed, high impact, high expectations; the pressure was on to deliver an action-packed trailer for EA Sports’ Need For Speed Payback. RTS Award and BAFTA-winning director, Kevin Chapman, and his crew had just one day to film YouTuber, Blackpanthaa teaching British rapper Lethal Bizzle how to drift on the iconic Dunsfold Racetrack.
Published on Thursday, January 10, 2019 10:00 AM
Go Behind an Epic 40-Day Shoot for National Geographic’s Origins Series
Evolve partnered with Aslyum Entertainment and show creator John Boswell to co-produce this un-scripted series for National Geographic. Origins: The Journey of Humankind, is an eight-part hour-long series that tells the story of human history from the beginning to present day.
Published on Friday, June 21, 2019 10:00 AM
Filming in Rio de Janeiro: Tips & Tricks to Help You While Filming On-Location
Looking down over the city from up on the Corcovado or Sugarloaf Mountain, the city and its topography start to make sense. Forested mountains frame the city, just a few blocks back from its most famous beaches. Wedged in between is the upmarket Zona Sul (“South Zone”), spreading from Botafogo in Guanabara Bay, round to Copacabana, west to the chic beaches of Ipanema and Leblon, and up the steep hillsides, where expensive condominiums and favelas sit side by side. Heading north, around the shores of the bay and inland lies the city center and the sprawling northern suburbs. And way out west, along the coast, is Barra da Tijuca, with its Miami-like strip malls, long beaches, and the Olympic Park.
Published on Monday, April 8, 2019 10:00 AM
Shooting Locations: 4 Ways to Find Them
You can have the best gear, the most fantastic storyline, and the perfect talent to help you tell it. All of this means nothing, however, if you can’t find the perfect location to capture it. The environment you choose to film in will ultimately set the tone for the story that you tell, immersing viewers in the textures, colors and quality of your work.
Published on Tuesday, May 17, 2016 11:08 AM
7 Steps for Lighting a Scene Effectively
We all have different approaches for how we light a scene - from what lights we use to what lenses we choose; and from where we place talent to where we place the camera. We determine the elements and variables in each location. It is because of the changing nature of our shoots that I like to ensure some consistency from shoot to shoot by following a process to approaching my lighting setups.
Published on Monday, November 7, 2016 11:50 AM
Bring Your Vision to Life with these 10 Unique Film Locations
Just like strong casting, your set location should have just as much character as your actors. Instead of defaulting to generic locations like a bookstore or a restaurant, find a unique location that helps bring your vision to life. We partnered with Peerspace, an online marketplace that helps you find undiscovered locations, to bring you some of the most unique yet functional spaces to unlock your creativity. From industrial studios to midcentury modern homes, choose from one of these more memorable film locations.
Published on Tuesday, January 10, 2017 10:57 AM
The 10 Day Web Series: Maximizing Your Budget With a Fast & Light Shooting Schedule
Smaller budget features often have a limited number of shoot days for what a higher budget film might have double or triple the time to shoot. On top of that, a shooting schedule with multiple locations may require moving locations during the course of each shoot day.
Published on Wednesday, October 10, 2018 10:00 AM
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