Film & TV production is one of the most exciting and sought-after industries in the UK, but there are several things anyone considering working in the industry should know. Before starting out on any career path, it’s a good idea to do some research and find out what it’s really like doing that job, in
Media Trust are looking for filmmakers between the ages of 18-30 that self-identify with a migrant or diaspora community to create three-minute films that shed light on migrant and diaspora communities in London. They will need to be available from late March until the end of May. The films are part of MyLondon, a media
If you’ve ever tried searching for stock photo sites on the Internet, you probably know what a pain it can be. The term “stock photo” comes with a bit of a negative connotation. People tend to picture the smiling faces typical of holiday ads and dentist brochures. In reality, however, stock photo are so much
The National Autistic Society are inviting aspiring filmmakers, student filmmakers and professional filmmakers to create original, four-minute films to help shed light on the real world of autism – uncensored and uncut, and help more people understand autism, the person and what to do. Autism is a lifelong developmental disability that affects how people perceive
Are you an experienced film director with a bit of spare time to get involved with something worthwhile? Media Trust are seeking London-based filmmakers or production companies to volunteer to create a short charity film. For the past five years, they have produced Telling Your Stories, which is a charitable filmmaking scheme run in partnership
We all know the feeling you get when organizing a film shoot and you’re trying to keep everything on schedule. Well, this doesn’t need to happen if you have these basic handy film production forms. If you want to get serious and up your game then you need start getting organized and anticipate every scenario.
Whether you’re a freelance video editor, videographer or animator (if you’ve ever done video production work) you’ve probably had the same dilemma – what are my rates? What am I worth? Can you really put a price on genius? But seriously setting your freelance video production rates is one of the most important aspects of
A showreel or demo reel is like a video CV you send to employers, showcasing your skills and creativity. It’s a way of promoting yourself and demonstrating your experience in a very short space of time so it needs to make an impact. But what’s the best way to go about it? Here are our
Sourcing someone to work for your company can be tricky, obviously they need to represent you in the best way possible but at the same time must be skilled enough to deliver the job to a high standard and be reasonably priced. Within the video world there’s always new trends and something new to learn.
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