Foam Core. Projector. iPhone. Almost all the tools needed for the mesmerizing visual effects of "Pomplamoose", now entering season 2. Pharrell William's musical video mashups "Happy" and "Get Lucky" showcases their new musical styling as well as their new visual style that utilizes tools that you would typically reserve for a science fair project.
Apps... they’re everywhere nowadays. From checking your heart rate to logging your dietary intake, there’s an app for just about anything. For those of us in the video production world, these are exciting times because the apps for our business have grown and matured into great tools to take out on location. In this installment, we’ll sneak a peek at Android Prompter, Guerrilla ADR, ProPrompter and ShootLocal.
You landed the gig and the day of the big event has finally arrived. You’ve given thought to the sequence of events that will unfold, you’ve developed and prioritized a shot list, you’ve even invested care into what you should wear, but there is another important aspect of event video production that wedding and event professionals are keenly aware of: safety.
Visual storytelling is the art of conveying a message with the visual images of a story. Because people are uniquely wired to receive stories, it's important to understand this art. With it, we can help impact people with our videos. Without it, we can take away from the message we want to send.
Documents, photographs, audio files, and videos are so easily accessible on the Internet, and so easy to copy, it is tempting to think anything you can view or hear is in the public domain. The fact is, however, you can use only a small percentage of content posted online in your productions without permission from the copyright holder.
At one count, there was 1,575,263 apps available between the App Store for iOS users and Google Play for Android users, and the list keeps growing. Whittle that down to apps for video production applications and you'll find hundreds of apps across multiple platforms designed with both the novice and professional video production services provider in mind.