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When to Use Motion Graphics & Animated Video

Motion Graphics – When and How To Use Them Whether you need simple animated text or a fully animated video, motion graphics is the best thing to choose to add some spice to your videos. Motion graphics hold the key to making your video stand out while effectively conveying information

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Training Video Considerations

Training & educational videography Training videos are unique in their own way, with special considerations compared to other videos. These videos need certain elements to keep your audience’s attention while helping them learn how to do something being taught in the video. When it comes to creating an instructional video,

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A Guide on Green Screen and Chroma Key Technology

What is Green Screen? Green screen videography has been around for many years. Green screen is used to give video editors the opportunity to substitute the green screen with any background. And there’s noting carved in stone regarding the color green. You could use blue screen or any other solid

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Understanding Digital Video Recording Formats

MiniDVs When you’re shopping for a digital video camera, understanding the different digital video recording formats can have a huge impact on the model you choose to buy. There are four formats prevalent today, and MiniDV is the most common lately. The tapes are cheap and hold up to 90

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14 Ways to Use a Promotional Video to Improve Business

How to market your promotional video: 1. Trade shows If you have a trade show booth, a promotional video will be a great addition, or more likely, a necessity. Why? Because a video will attract the attention of trade show attendees. They’ll go where the action is or where their

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Chicago Video Editors Explain the Process

There are three major aspects to video production. Pre-production, production and post-production. Video editing occurs when you put everything together for your video. Most Chicago video production companies offer video editing in addition to their production services.

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Should I Hire Professional Talent for My Video?

Pros/cons of hiring actors No doubt, your video content should be impressive and convincing, but it’s the choice of talent that can make or break your production. This is especially true when you are creating a marketing or promotional video. The actors in the video must click with the audience

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5 Reasons to Hire a Chicago Videographer

A Chicago videographer can help increase revenue If you don’t have any videos for your company then you are greatly missing out on potential customers and clients. In this day and age companies should be required to have videos that promote their product or service in a positive and professional

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10 Tips for Corporate Event Videography

Corporate event videography 1. Lighting & audio Lighting and audio are two of the main issues that separate the pro from the amateur. So unless you really know what you’re doing behind the camera, hire a pro. The end user or viewer of your video will appreciate it and be

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