The True Cost of Producing a Video Project

When a client balks at the cost of producing a serious project that is telling their story I try to explain as best I can what is entailed with producing a quality piece for their needs.  It seems especially shocking to those who are involved in the non-profit and NGO sector which are the areas I target my services to – and tend to have the biggest issues with having the budgets needed to produce quality stories that they want for their organizations.

I came across this post on RebelUnit that breaks it down in a simple infographic. Continue reading “The True Cost of Producing a Video Project”

http://vimeo.com/12735508 What Inspires Me:  Mona Vale by Jason #Wingrove another in a series of tea

What Inspires Me:  Mona Vale by Jason #Wingrove

another in a series of teasers for his documentary that’s in production on the Australian ocean pool culture in Sydney. Early morning at mona vale in Sydney’s northern beaches.

Gear: Joby gorillapod focus, Canon 5DMkII and 50mm f/1.2 with a Vari NDII filter to keep it wide open.

http://vimeo.com/12158872 What Inspires me:  Sea Pool by Jason #Wingrove Once again Jason Wingrove p

http://vimeo.com/12158872

What Inspires me:  Sea Pool by Jason #Wingrove

Once again Jason Wingrove provides a visual feast with outstanding audio narrative.

Gear: 5DMkII, 50mm f/1.2L, 70-200mm f2.8L. Always wide open with Vari NDII filter to keep it there. No tripod, rig, Follow focus, viewfinder or monitor. Flat picture style & Magic Bullet Looks for the B&W.