KIT#2 – Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Cam 4K

In this blog, we take a look at our other Blackmagic camera kit…   Alongside our URSA Mini cameras, we also have a Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 4K… This tiny little thing of wonder is the newest model in the […]

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KIT#1 – Blackmagic URSA Mini

In this series of blogs, we take a look at the kit which we have in-house at Silvertip Films…   We’ll start with our primary camera, the fantastic Blackmagic URSA Mini 4.6K! We’ve used Blackmagic cameras for about 5 years […]

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What To Wear On Camera

Ever wondered what to wear on camera? Wonder now more, we are here to help… What should you wear when going on camera? It all depends on what you’re filming of course but we have a few tips garnered over […]

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To Vlog or not to Vlog?

This vlog production post was originally written in 2013 when we had just started our video production vlog. We thought it was due an update, so here it is… Back in 2013, everyone knew about blog pages – you may […]

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ORCA OR-11 Camera Bag Review

The ORCA OR-11 Suitcase Camera Bag is a fantastic wheeled camera bag…read on to find out more about it…   If you’d like to watch our video review of the bag, hit play below otherwise read on for the blog […]

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The Power of the Re-Edit

How could you harness the Power of the Re-Edit to make more use of your video content in the future?   With video content not only being one of the largest viewed media across the internet, but also now critical […]

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Self Shooting vs Going Pro – when?

With the demand for video content on Facebook and other platforms at an all-time high, the question of when to be self shooting video content and when to go ‘pro’ is more pertinent than ever…   Social media platforms and […]

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What is B-Roll footage?

What is B-Roll footage? Well, depending on what you are filming, B-Roll footage is one of or even all of the following… The narrative lifeblood of your video The plasters to cover edit cracks The visual variety to retain engagement […]

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Different Types of Video Camera…

We own and use a couple of different types of video camera here at Silvertip Films, and with our range of video production work, we often use different ones on different projects and I thought a blog post about these might […]

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