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um… yeah…. that’s a bit much. You have to determine what your time is worth, and I wouldn’t base it on finished minutes, but how long it takes to produce those 3-5 minutes of video. Back in the old days when I produced local commercials, I would charge $150 for a 30 second spot,but that was way back….. now for a 3 – 5 minute video, a few hours of editing, a few hours of consulting with client, a few hours of script writing and revisions…. i’d probably go for about $400, but that’s me, I don’t know where you live, your market conditions….