Five Top Tips for filming your interviewee
Following our recent post on capturing better quality interviews, with this post we’re going to look at how getting your interviewee relaxed, feeling confident and responding with right answer can make all the difference for your video.Read more
#HackWinchester - technology, data and Playdoh
You should step out of your comfort zone and try something new and different, that was me on Saturday taking part in the first #HackWinchester event.Read more
From an idea to a shooting script
You’ve got the story or the idea for your next video, so what are the next steps for you to being ready to shoot?Read more
How to capture great interviews for your video
Interviews form the body of many corporate videos, from explaining and demonstrating a product to discussing services and solutions. They could be shot in a studio or on location; wherever you are and whatever the subject matter, you’ll probably be including an interview set-up soon.Read more
Making the most of video at a live event
We’ve written about our live streaming successes and how they can bring live events of any size to a wider audience, but event video can go much further than that.Read more
Digital Innovation Award Winners for Live Streaming Solutions
Earlier this week we shared our experience of winning at the Winchester Business Excellence Awards at Guildhall Winchester, and it really was an experience! Now we want to share with you more about the award-winning process, being shortlisted, why we believe we won the award last week and what our next steps are.Read more
Winchesters first unconference
Last week I attended the first #unconference in Winchester at Guildhall Winchester, it was sort of what I expected, but also not what I expected at all!Read more
Why Influencer videos can create trust in your product
Who do you trust when you are deciding what to buy? Your friends, family, a celebrity, or an influencer?Read more
Shooting a feature film on your iPhone
We make videos, and we like to watch films too, and love to see new exciting ways of using technology to push the boundaries, so a film just out is very interesting indeed.Read more
How to improve your SEO with Video
Date: 14th March 2018 | Author: Alice Bloor
Using the power of YouTube, we’re going to look at how you can maximise your videos listed on the platform for SEO and how you can make the most of your videos.Read more
Who will win the Best Picture Oscar?
It’s finally the Oscars this weekend and for best picture and best director it is the most open award season in years.Read more
Unconference and getting involved
Being based in Winchester means we are part of a thriving business community, and at the start of May there is a new event looking to expand and develop thatRead more
Are you a Valentines winner?
Did you have a fun Valentines? Did the quiz help make your day even more fun?Read more
Tearjerker or Rom-Com, take our quiz
Valentines Day, a day of love and romance or a disaster of misdirected intentions, which is it to be for you?Read more
How to create a story for your brand, product or service
Last year we looked at marketing campaigns that have used stories to get their messages across and the impact that good storytelling can have in video content.Read more
Time to Talk
Mental Health issues are no longer being swept under the carpet and hope they go away, and today is #timetotalk day.Read more
Oscar Nominations = 14, Win = 0
You're wondering who could have been nominated 14 times for an Oscar and never won?Read more
Creative and visual trends for 2018
This week Shutterstock have released their annual Creative Trends Report, this is based on analysing the billions of searches of the visual content throughout their collection.Read more
The best sound for your video
When we built our studio, one of the major considerations for the build and essential feature had to be its soundproof qualities.Read more
Happy New Year!
We'd like to wish all our customers a very Happy New Year!Read more
Is Die Hard a Christmas Film?
There seems to be a great deal of disagreement about this, the argument has been running for years, but this year it seems to have become much more serious!Read more
What is a social video, and why should I make them?
Social videos are more than just fluffy kittens chasing their tails, and pugs eating ice creams; used astutely they can help you increase the awareness of your brand or company, and give you another way to tell your story in a memorable and cost-effective way.Read more
Through your eyes - using video to educate
As we come to the end of the year, it gives us an opportunity to look at the different ways that video has been used to inform and educate as well as entertaining us.Read more
How to write a successful video brief
Sounds easy, doesn't it? If it were that easy, we wouldn't be writing this post would we? Find out how using the best practice for creating your video brief will ensure that you and your clients have your expectations set at the same level from the start of your video project.Read more
Supporting Small Business Saturday
Christmas now seems to be all about the 'special' shopping days, even men will have completed their shopping before the traditional Christmas Eve rush!Read more
How to make 2018 Video Trends work for you
It’s almost December so we’re into that time of the year for ‘best of this year’s’ and ‘next year’s top tips’ lists. I’m not quite ready to look back into 2017, instead, let's look forward to some of the video trends for 2018 and how you can use them in your own video content.Read more
Play Black Friday the Cards against Humanity way
Sometimes in the build-up to Christmas, it seems like hiding under a rock would be a better option than facing the constant barrage of bad tv adverts, and perfume samples sprayed in your face as you try to go shopping!Read more
Inventive and creative ways to use music in your production
Going to the cinema is an immersive experience, it's more than just sitting there stuffing your face with popcorn and killing a couple hours of time.Read more
Ideas for making the most of your event videos
You’re thinking about using video for your next event, not sure what you should do, or if it’s worthwhile?Read more
Hints & Tips for your onscreen outfit
You've been asked to appear on camera and be interviewed, but what to wear!?Read more
Vertical Video, wrong, or different?
So where do you stand on this, upright, or flat out wrong?Read more
Was that really shot in Hampshire?
Hampshire is a varied county including 230 miles of coastline, urban and rural locations, sites of religious and historic interest, so it’s no wonder that it’s been featured as a location in so many feature films.Read more
Making music match your video vision
How many promo or adverts have you watched recently with no music? Very few I would imagine...Read more
How to make the most of your six second video!
Are you struggling to form your story for your video? Maybe set a length for the video first, maybe 6 seconds? Yes, you read that correctly, 6 seconds!Read more
How White Label works for you
We've looked at the different ways that your creative agency can create videos and the solutions that can be the best fit for you and your clients.Read more
Size matters, getting your video socially seen
How many times have you had to rotate a video to watch it on your mobile? Want to make better use of your social media space?Read more
Video Production solutions for Creative Agencies
It’s best to be clear at the start, if you know about us already, you’ll know we’re a video production engine for creative agencies, our cards are placed on the table!Read more
How to make the most of user generated videos
Sharing information is key when you are making the most of social media, and what better way to make the most of this that to use videos produced by your customers about your products or services! So what's next and what to consider?Read more
Storytelling – using stories to create great videos
You may not think about it, but storytelling forms the substance of the things we identify with most.Read more
What to consider when creating your social media videos
You've got your brief for your video, and it needs to work for you across social media too, where do you start when you are creating for these outlets?Read more
Look, Feel and Style - be inspired
When you start to have an idea about the video you want to have made for you, whatever the subject matter, you'll often have an idea in your head about the look, the feel and maybe the overall style.Read more
To Infinity and Beyond!
When you're filming in a studio you can be limited, but your choice of background could make all the difference.Read more
Live Streaming the new £10 note and Jane Austen
Today is the release of the new £10 note across the whole of the UK, back in July we were part of the official launch of the new note at Winchester Cathedral.Read more
What’s the perfect length for social media videos?
Not sure on what length your video should be for the different social apps?Read more
Getting your brief on budget, or your budget brief?
How do you budget and create a video that will best fit within your client's campaign?Read more