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Storytelling Partners: Video and Press Releases

Storytelling Partners: Video and Press Releases

If you want to tell the complete story about your organization and its efforts, goals and needs writing a press release will only tell part of the story. Press releases can offer statistics, anecdotes and sometimes include a quote from leadership. They provide a broad outline for a potential article, but not an emotional hook.

When to Use Stock Photos and Video in Your Next Project

When to Use Stock Photos and Video in Your Next Project

Stock images have a place in video projects, but they need to be used judiciously. They often work just fine, especially when you’re telling a story about objects, places and concrete ideas.

The Amazing Staying Power of Super 8 Film

The Amazing Staying Power of Super 8 Film

The 1970’s were a turning point in the American movie theater. What used to be called movies became “films” under the direction of filmmakers fresh out of the new film schools

Make Every Second Count In Your Video

Make Every Second Count In Your Video

A five-minute video is a rarity in our attention deficient disordered age. Even a three-minute video is too long for many viewers. Now a minute-twenty is plenty.

My Random Thoughts Before a Shoot

My Random Thoughts Before a Shoot

When it comes to video production I’m a generalist. I can write, shoot and edit a project by myself or get a crew together and really put on a show. So some days it’s me and my camera…