March 17th 2014

As March nears it’s end and we move into April, we have been as busy as ever with a big range of projects being undertaken… Late March and early April see us shoot music videos for singer Simone Lush, electronic […]

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Live Sound Recording

I’m a recording engineer for The Egg Recording Studio based at Shepperton Studios. At the studio we work with all sorts of clients from a wide variety of sources, include bands/musicians for whom we do live sound recording work, voice […]

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Sticking to a shoot schedule!

Time is one of the most important and valuable things on a video shoot. You think – “We’ve got all day!” or “It will only take 5 minutes to do that” or even “Do we really have to get there […]

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Video and Social Media

Having a video made to promote your business is certainly the first step in the process – these days, it’s not enough to just hire a video production company to make the video, it won’t just get seen by itself, […]

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Why and How to Licence Music for your Video.

Everyone loves music, right? So it’s most likely a given that you’ll decide at least some of the videos you hire a company to produce should have a soundtrack. Finding the right music to soundtrack your video, and then going […]

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How can Motion Graphics be used in your video?

CGI or computer generated imagery has been around for nearly 30 years now, but in more recent times computing power has given us access to its magical powers even in the lower budget video world. But how can your production […]

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February 18th 2014

We won! As you may know, our recent promo for Thomas Cook and the song “Amazing Kind of Wonderful” – currently used in their adverts – was head to head in competition with another, very different promo shot for the […]

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Corporate Video Production

Your video is meant to promote you – is it not worth investing in? We’ve shot a number of corporate video production works over the years and these have been for businesses, retailers, websites, service providers, events and more. The […]

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Video Length

Attention spans are short and people are busy. They might watch your video but unless they have a vested interest in you or your business, will they watch all of it? The clock is ticking…keep it short! The shorter the […]

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A look back at 2013

2013 was another successful year for us at Silvertip Films – we worked with a lot of great people, made a lot of videos we and our clients were happy with, tried new things and moved ourselves forward once again, […]

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