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Blog about video production and post-production

Multi camera filming tips showing actors on set

Multi camera filming tips

Multi camera production Working on my own as a freelance videographer, I can offer my clients the option of multi camera filming for suitable projects. Filming with more than one camera allows me to film a wider range of angles for any suitable event, performance or interview. These...

Video production promoting diversity showing RoxXan at UK Black Pride

London filmmaker promoting diversity

Promoting diversity in film and video production. As a freelance filmmaker reflecting and promoting diversity in my film and video commissions is something I always consider. By actively promoting diversity I strive to ensure all of our disparate society is represented in the projects I produce....

Behind the scenes videographer. A wide shot showing a studio video production in progress.

Behind the scenes videographer

On location video production Working as a freelance cameraman and editor my commissions include working as a behind the scenes videographer.  This enables me to provide engaging, fast-paced and short-form content of different durations that can be shared on all social media channels. ‘Behind-the-scenes’ video footage...

Subtitle editing. White text in five languages with a wide football stadium shot behind.

Subtitle editing with many different languages

Filming and editing interviews with subtitled language translations Subtitle editing is one of the many post-production services that I offer. I recently filmed a series of interviews with well-known footballers. Five different subtitled language translations of each interview were required by my client. This would...

Editing subtitles illustrating the process of editing subtiles by showing a mid shot of an interviewee looking towards camera with a blurred background , text block with white subtitles

Editing subtitles

Subtitles help your viewers understand what has been said Subtitles are used in a wide range of people and are particularly useful when viewing on a variety of devices, particularly when ‘on the move’ or in noisy locations. There is now an increasing trend to...

Fast video editing workflow. Full fibre connected video editing suite showing speed test dials in progress

Full fibre optic broadband connected video editing suite

Video edit suite with full fibre broadband The performance of my Central London video production has recently been further enhanced by the installation of an ultra-fast full fibre connected video editing suite. Fast transfer of data and video media Earlier this year, I decided to...

Filming interviews indoors. A image showing Historian Dr Jennian Geddes as she was being filmed

Filming interviews indoors

10 points to consider when filming interviews indoors Working as a filmmaker in London I do my best to support the productions of all my clients. When filming interviews indoors a filmmaker needs to consider all the following points when being asked to produce a...

DBS checked cameraman Julian Langham showing my DBS certificate

DBS checked cameraman and videographer

DBS checked cameraman ensuring safe working practices As a DBS checked cameraman, I am often commissioned to film video projects which may include working with or filming groups of vulnerable people. Previously these have included working and filming with young people, people with learning difficulties...