North Carolina Natural Beauty Waiting to be Captured

November 1st, 2016|

North Carolina natural beauty is waiting to be captured! Take your DSLR for video and photos – try a time-lapse*. They say the perfect spot is all about location, location, location. They also say that beauty is in the eye of the beholder. When it comes to checking out the fall foliage, North Carolina is full […]

October Update: NEW Giant Teleprompter & Other Studio News

October 25th, 2016|

There’s a lot of exciting things happening at the studio. For starters, our GIANT new teleprompter! If you used our previous one, you’re going to love this new teleprompter even more! Other cool new equipment we’ve added include: sliders, lights, and a new 4K camera (for those hungry for high resolution videos). We’re excited to […]

Laughter Creates Action in Video Ads

September 27th, 2016|

Laughter – it makes you do stuff! It makes you take action… or not. (And sometimes that’s a good thing in a video ad.) They just made me laugh! How many times have you gone on YouTube and seen a funny video for a product — that you watched from beginning to end — before […]

Where do Video and Purpose Intersect? {Client Story}

September 20th, 2016|

Have you ever experienced where video and purpose intersect? Dr. Livingood demonstrates this perfectly. (Yes. Livingood. That’s his real name.) Health is his focus, and he’s using his energy, and experiences to work with people as they maximize their life to reach their full God-given health potential. We’ve come to know Dr. Blake Livingood by making videos with him. Videos like this one… […]

How to Add Subtitles/CC to Your YouTube & Facebook Videos

September 13th, 2016|

Subtitles. Closed Captioning. When you think of those words, you may think of the words that pop up on-screen during foreign movies. Or on that TV in the waiting room at your dentist’s office. What you may not realize is that adding subtitles or closed captions to your online videos can actually be a good […]

How Does Green Screen Work?

September 6th, 2016|

Have you ever watched a big-budget movie and wondered, “How did they do those special effects with real actors?” Easy. With a green screen you can practically do anything! In filmmaking, and video production, using a green screen in the background can easily allow editors in post-production to remove the color and replace it with […]

Use Graphics for Engaging Marketing Videos

August 30th, 2016|

No graphics? B-o-r-ing! Have you watched a video of a presenter talking (and nothing else) for 3-5 straight minutes? It’s boring, huh? Not even close… more like sleep-inducing – complete with snoring. Graphics – including photos, icons, text and animation – work to keep viewers engaged. Well placed and relevant graphics can make all the […]

9 Items Your Video Team Needs From You

August 23rd, 2016|

You’re ready to hire a professional video team to make your video. Now what? Have you ever been involved with a project where expectations were not communicated? Perhaps you showed up to a meeting and someone expected you to have a document ready, yet they failed to communicate that to you. Frustrating, isn’t it? If […]

9 Points You Need to Know to Shoot a Marketing Video

August 16th, 2016|

Shoot a Marketing Video – is it that simple? Yes. And no. Shooting the marketing video can be simple if you’ve done all the prep! The preparation to shoot a marketing video isn’t simple. Shooting a marketing video is like painting a room. The act of putting paint on a wall doesn’t take much time at all… […]

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