Reading Time: 5 minutes We look at everything you need to know about music copyright including areas like public domain music, YouTube copyright songs and our top tips on using music in films. Firstly, creating incredible films should always be the main focus for filmmakers. But, when it comes to soundtracking and using music in film, many just don’t
Reading Time: 6 minutes Invoicing clients can be difficult. We look at 10 quick and easy ways to chase an overdue invoice and ensure they pay on time. Let’s get something straight. Invoices should be paid on time. You’ve entered into an agreement that lays out how much you’re going to get paid in exchange for a certain number
Reading Time: 4 minutes Need to find the perfect track for your video project? no worries. We give you our top tips on how to pick the best background music for video editing. Music brings content to life. It’s the final piece of the puzzle when it comes to creating your video and truly engaging your audience. The soundtrack
Reading Time: 3 minutes Blocking a scene is when a director rehearses the actor’s choreography before you start filming. It’s a crucial part of production and happens before filming every scene. This process is necessary to show everyone on set what to expect from the shooting day. Not to mention, it provides time to plan lighting and camera setup.
Reading Time: 4 minutes The term visual storytelling may be relatively new, but the meaning behind this phrase is as old as the history of humankind. As early as cave paintings, people told stories about their everyday life – which mainly was hunting. With the development of science and art, real paintings appeared, then photography emerged, until finally, video
Reading Time: 4 minutes Coming up with short film ideas doesn’t have to be difficult. In fact, it’s likely you already have a ton of story ideas inside of you waiting to be found. Story development is also one of the most creative filmmaking stages. When thinking of movie ideas, there is no wrong answer – let your imagination
Reading Time: 5 minutes In this article, we’re going to explore the perfect YouTube starter kit for all the equipment for YouTube that you’ll need to get going. Our guide includes everything from audio to lights and the all important options for a cheap YouTube camera (or something a bit fancier). So you’re looking to start a YouTube channel right?
Reading Time: 5 minutes 2020 was for many a horrible year full of worry, sadness, and isolation. Thank heavens we’re now in 2021! As with all true tests though, the aim is not whether we can be fearless or how quickly can we “get back to normal,” but rather whether we are capable of learning from our experience. Whether
Reading Time: 6 minutes So you’re looking for inspiration for the best content for YouTube? Great news, you’re joining one of the most creative communities in the world! Launched in 2005 YouTube is a platform with an abundance of exciting creators and millions of viewers. Whether you’re into daily vlogging, travel filmmaking, beauty hauls, minimalism or yoga, there’s something
Reading Time: 6 minutes Looking for some quick tips on how to create sweet video content for Instagram? No problem. Instagram has proven itself to become one of the most successful marketing tools for businesses out there. The social media platform alone has 1 billion active users each month. Because of this sheer number alone, marketers are jumping on
Reading Time: 4 minutes Filmmakers should learn how to write a pitch. It’s an essential skill. You might find it scary at first to ask upfront for work or money. But this is the first step to gaining a new client or securing funding your independent film. Pitching for work requires time, effort and preparation. This article will look
Reading Time: 8 minutes Do you want to take your DIY filmmaking skills to the next level? Are you sick of using a webcam and wish your filming at home setup was better? If the answer to either of those questions is yes, read on! It’s easier than you may think to create a professional looking video and it