Become A GreenSlate Power User With These Time Saving Tips

Advice / Tips & Tricks Tuesday, February 13, 2024
GreenSlate is the fastest-growing provider of technology and business solutions for media productions. We provide the most advanced technology for production accounting and entertainment payroll. We support some of the world’s best production teams with payroll, production accounting, tax credit management, ACA compliance & benefits, and worker’s compensation insurance services.

Wardrobe Guide: 6 Rules on What to Wear on Film Sets

Advice / Tips & Tricks Friday, February 2, 2024
A successful film goes beyond having a compelling storyline, a great script, and excellent actors. To achieve the vision of your film, wardrobe choices play a significant part. It is what the characters wear in the film that defines who each character is and helps give life to the script and the story. However, the wardrobe department calls for a lot of creativity that can sometimes be challenging even for seasoned filmmakers. In this article, we discuss six rules you should follow to make the best wardrobe choices for the success of your film.

The Power of Video Testimonials in Transforming Business Growth: How to Get Them from Customers Easily

Advice / Tips & Tricks Friday, January 26, 2024
In the fast-paced world of business and marketing, customer testimonials have become super important for brands to build trust and show authenticity. Video testimonials, in particular, are like powerful stories told by real people, and they really connect with audiences. At 42 Video, we know how much these testimonials matter for businesses and brands looking to grow in an honest and genuine way.

Unveiling the Art of Compelling Testimonial Videos: A Definitive Guide to Elevate Business Credibility and Authenticity Through Powerful Storytelling

Advice / Tips & Tricks Wednesday, January 10, 2024
Testimonial videos serve as powerful tools for businesses to showcase their credibility, authenticity, and the real impact of their products or services on customers' lives. While the filming process is a crucial part, the essence lies in the storytelling and the elements included. Here’s a comprehensive guide on what businesses should consider when creating impactful testimonial videos:

8 Reasons Why Pre-Packed Story-Driven Stock Footage is a Must for Content Creators

Advice / Tips & Tricks Friday, December 8, 2023
As a content creator, you are always looking for ways to save time, stay within budget, and make your content stand out. One way to do this is by incorporating stock footage into your projects. But not all stock footage is created equal. Story-driven stock footage collections can be a game-changer for content creators. In this article, we will discuss some of the key reasons why story-driven stock footage is a must for content creators.

How to Navigate the Choice Between Owning and Renting Production Gear, with a Spotlight on Cameras and Lenses

Advice / Tips & Tricks Thursday, November 30, 2023
If you’re into production as much as I am, sooner or later you will have to make some major decisions about whether you are going to buy your own gear, rent your gear, or a mix of both. This applies in particular when it comes to buying or renting cameras and lenses - which is our main focus here - but there are things such as lighting and audio packages that can definitely fit in the rental category.

A Filmmaker's Guide to Navigating Their First Project

Advice / Tips & Tricks Monday, November 13, 2023
Independent filmmaking is a great way for first-time filmmakers to dip their toes in the water and learn the ins and outs of movie-making without the resources that come with studios and higher budgets. While making a film, even on a lower budget, takes a lot of time and effort, anyone can do it with the right dedication and preparation.