Get the Perfect Sound Bite with These 6 Tips

Advice / Tips & Tricks Thursday, October 14, 2021
Insiyah Saeed has conducted thousands of interviews as a print journalist, researcher, and now as a documentary filmmaker. For her film, SHE STARTED IT, which just released on iTunes and Google Play, she helped to conduct over 80 on camera interviews and interviewed many key players in the Silicon Valley and beyond, including Ann Miura Ko, Tracey Chou, Danny Rimer, Jess Lee, Ruchi Sanghvi, and more.

How to Capture a Magical Marriage Proposal

Advice / Tips & Tricks Friday, September 24, 2021
Wedding videography has taken on a life of its own in recent years. Every bride and groom wants everything from the “getting ready” process to their grandma cutting a rug on the dancefloor captured for a lifetime. That’s why 98% of brides believe everyone should have a videographer at their wedding.

6 Ways to Keep Your New Film Crew Motivated

Advice / Tips & Tricks Monday, September 20, 2021
Let's say your last film production wasn't as successful as you thought it would be. During the shoot, you could tell the crew lacked motivation, so the whole thing really didn't turn out to be something you've imagined at first (even with all the work you've invested during post-production). It's safe to say something was a bit off. You might have missed out on some production tips that would've helped you create a great atmosphere on set. By the way, are you starting a new production anytime soon? In the article below, we'll show you some ways to motivate your new film crew, so that you don't make the same mistakes twice.

Do you need a location scout for your next film?

Advice / Tips & Tricks Wednesday, September 1, 2021
The question could almost be answered with another question: would this article feel out of place if it was posted on a website belonging to a local pharmacy? The value of shooting on location, the right location, is beyond dispute. Furthermore, do you know what real estate agents and location scouts have in common? They have the same three favorite words: 'location, location, location'.

The Rising Need for Portable Power

Advice / Tips & Tricks Wednesday, August 25, 2021
There’s a plethora of boxes to check when planning out a production schedule, but whether shooting on-set or on-location, the need for a reliable power source remains the most crucial element. There’s no “lights, camera, action” without power.