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Why You Need a Professional for Special Audio Situations

Chicago production companies can be a great asset to your business. Whether you’re shooting your first promotional video or if you’ve done it before, you should still count on professional services to help you make the most of your video marketing. When it comes to special audio situations, hiring a

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Preparing for a Video Production Tip #5: Budget

How do I set a budget for my video? It can be difficult setting a budget for a video, especially if this is your first time. I often ask our clients what budget they have in mind, not to see how much we can get out of them, but because

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Preparing for a Video Production Tip #4: Actors

Should I use actors in my video? Unless you have a solid storyline for your video, actors aren’t really needed for a business video production. Now let’s go under the premises that you will need people to act in your video. Should you hire actors? Maybe. It depends on how

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Preparing for a Video Production Tip #3: Special Effects

Do I need motion graphics or special effects for my video? First, let’s define motion graphics. Motion graphics are animated videos that make use of illustrations, photos, and other images. They provide clarity, entertain and otherwise help the communication process in a video. Here’s an example of an entirely motion

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Preparing for a Video Production Tip #2: Location

How should I choose a location for my video shoot? Location is vital to the success or failure of your video production. The first rule of thumb is that it needs to be appropriate to your video. If you can’t find the right location, green screen could fit the bill,

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Targeting Your Audience With Manufacturing Videos

Any economist will tell you that the strength of our economy rests on the success of our manufacturing industry. That’s because some level of manufacturing is essential to just about any industry. From the computers you type on or the cars you drive, somewhere there is a factory making these

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How to Utilize Customer Testimonials

I Heard It Through The Grapevine When 70% of people claim to look up reviews before making a purchase, a customer testimonial is probably the best reference your company can have. A happy customer is invaluable. They are more trusted than any advertisement and are a limitless source of good

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