Post-Production

My blog articles related to my post-production experiences and knowledge

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Skills needed for filmmaking

Working as a Freelance Filmmaker What are the skills needed for filmmaking? The art and craft of working as a freelance filmmaker can be regarded as an essential modern-day craft skill. Every industry, business and professional now requires films and videos to help with their...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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Editing a promotional compilation video

Promo video editing Recently, I received a request by email to tender a quote for editing a promotional video. This initial enquiry provided a brief outline of the client’s requirements together with what production details should be itemised in the quote and with the deadline...

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Remote video editing

How to estimate a quote for remote video editing Remote video editing is a service I offer from my base in Vauxhall, Central London. I am frequently receiving requests by email to estimate a quote for promotional videos, short films and different kinds of video...