Video Production

My blog articles related to my video production experiences and knowledge

Filming and editing. Camera mounted on a slider films a row of red rose petals laid on a white light box

Videographer filming and editing kit update

Recent video production equipment purchases Filming and editing as a videographer based in London I’ve recently invested in some new additional camera and post-production kit. These new purchases help me to ensure that I can continue to improve the production value of my videos and…

Director of Photography side profile of Julian adjusting a tripod handle with a large LCD monitor view of the clapper board action behind him

Director of Photography filming a short studio based film

Filming a short film at Elephant Studios I was recently booked to work as the Director of Photography on an art house short film. It was to be filmed at the London South Bank University’s (LSBU) newly installed Elephant Studios. With over 15 years experience of…

Quote for video production. Julian kneeling down adjusting the settings of his radio microphones

Video production editing quote

12 questions to help estimate a quote When requesting a quote for video production and editing for your proposed project, there are 12 important questions you should first consider as the answers will have a bearing on the pricing of any estimate you may be…

Samyang prime lenses. Photograph of five lenses

Filming kit now includes a set of five Samyang prime lenses

Videographer filming kit update Samyang prime lenses and a Metabones speed booster are the latest acquisitions to my filming kit. I frequently update my filming and editing kit so that I can continue to enhance the quality of my video production and post-production commissions. Samyang prime lenses…

Producing a music video. Close up shot of a fine artists paint brush applying gold leaf over onto beard hair

Producing a music video filmed in a small studio

Music video production and filming Producing a music video filmed in a small studio space was a project that myself and production designer Luis Carvalho, decided to develop.  We discussed ideas for a concept music video project several months in advance of the actual filming…

Questions to a video production freelancer. Wide shot featuring a lit green screen background in front of which are two LCD monitors, an edit station, lights, camera and grip.

Questions to a video production freelancer

Questions to a video production freelancer is a blog article I have written to help and assist the many students who contact me seeking answers and advice. Answering students questions Initially, a couple of creative media production students, currently studying at Chichester College, contacted me. As…

Documentary filmmaker shows black and white image of a man's face behind two prison bars

Funding support films and videos produced for charities

A short guide to help teams involved get the most from their film or video project commissions One of the great strengths of funding support films and videos is that they can be used to explain complex messages within a short space of time. Commissioning…

LinkedIn video production. Julian Langham filmed in front two NEC monitors showing the Avid editing application

LinkedIn video

  Let me introduce you Introducing a new service – personal introduction videos for your LinkedIn profile and social networking sites. Present yourself, your personality and your professional skills with an introductory video that can be uploaded onto your LinkedIn profile. LinkedIn is the world’s…