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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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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Acting Showreels by Lianne Robertson

As actors during this digital era it’s all about self-marketing and getting yourself out there. Gone are the days you sign up with an agency, send out a few hard copies of your CV and mostly just wait for your […]

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video, marketing, services

Visual Communication

As the saying goes a single image can say a thousand words. What you show in a frame and how you show it says something and audiences respond to that on a conscious and sub conscious level. A striking image […]

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Create a Lyric Video.

The Japanese word Karaoke translates as ‘empty orchestra‘, but in the modern YouTubeera, music fans are finding a new way to learn the lyrics of their favorite songs. The ‘lyric video’ is surfing a wave of popularity at the moment with big acts such as Katy […]

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Shooting a Vlog…

We shoot a bi-monthly vlog here at Silvertip Films, presented by the brilliant Jessica Jay. We host this on our YouTube channel and on our Facebook page. The vlog looks at some of our recent work and features clips from […]

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