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5 Benefits of An Independent Film Producer Utilizing YouTube

YouTube is a highly useful platform for independent film producers wanting to expand their audience. Uploading videos and using key promotional techniques can help drastically increase followers and build a community for producers. No matter what type of content you produce, there is an audience waiting to watch it, so read on for five benefits of independent film producers utilizing YouTube.

4 Basics of Video Field Production

4 Basics of Video Field Production

July, 11, 2017 • 4 min read

Filming in remote locations can add great value to digital storytelling. However, filming outside in the field can prove challenging in terms of lighting and sound, which producers cannot control as much as inside locations. If you’re interested in learning about video field production, here are four basic tips that can help you get started.

The 3 Basics of Studio Production

The 3 Basics of Studio Production

June, 19, 2017 • 5 min read

Especially in a city like New York, studio production is a great skill to have. Learning about television production, how to communicate a message or story, and how to work with a dynamic crew can be a great way to start a career in the industry. If you’re wondering if studio production is right for you, here are 3 basics that will give you a better understanding of the field.

How to Best Manage Your Crew in a Studio

How to Best Manage Your Crew in a Studio

July, 29, 2016 • 3 min read

One of the biggest challenges for new producers and directors is learning how to manage their crew. While most filmmakers invest a lot of time studying the methodology and technology of their craft, it’s often much more difficult to master the vastly different people and personalities that will be associated with your projects. With that said, here are four key guidelines to keep in mind when attempting to manage your crew as effectively as possible:

5 Must-Have Crew Members for a Winning TV Production

For creating an awesome television production, it takes a team of skilled professionals working effectively together. At the bare minimum, every video production needs at least five key crew members, who must collaborate to create a polished final product. Here are the job titles and descriptions of the five most essential crew members to make a television production: