Did you know that there are several competitions held across the U.S. where teams of video crews and producers are given just 24 hours to script, shoot, and edit a short video on a topic that they don’t know about until the event starts? You may be thinking: How can a crew shoot all of the video … [Read more...] about A Guide to Pre-Production Logistics
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The world is a challenging place for brand builders these days. Not only are there more competitors in almost every industry than in the past, but technology has also changed the face of marketing to the point where the tried-and-true formulas don’t always work like they used to. Plus, it’s much … [Read more...] about 6 Tips for Using Video as a Brand Building Tool
Crews Control had the pleasure of checking out the new Sony A7iii weeks before it was released to the public. We talked to Sony’s David Snyder about the new A7iii and all of its high-tech features. While this camera takes excellent photographs, it is also ideal for video. The A7iii is very … [Read more...] about A7iii Sony Camera
Anyone can point a camera (or a phone nowadays) at something and make a video. But it takes a special group of people to produce a video that reflects your brand properly. In other words, companies should take the time to find a professional video crew that is perfectly suited to their needs … [Read more...] about 9 Best Practices for Finding the Right Video Crew
In the past, most employee training programs have incorporated process manuals, conduct handbooks, policy guidebooks, and flow charts. More modern regimens have also included digital documents and tutorials. But today, the most effective trainings have made use of a single element: video. After … [Read more...] about Is Your Employee Training Lacking this Essential Element?
Cape Town is a beautiful port city on South Africa’s southwest coast. Complete with a busy harbor and mesmerizing beaches and views, there is so much Cape Town has to offer any traveling producer. But what should you know before visiting this sunny city? We talked to DP Tim Wege about everything you … [Read more...] about 10 Tips for Shooting in Cape Town