Producing Corporate Videos and Training Videos

Written by Joel Loader

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A more involved project may have several days filming in locations aroundrepparttar country or in a studio, may have a presenter who appears in vision (so script will be required) and may include stock footage. The editing may take 10 days, includerepparttar 137111 creation of video graphics andrepparttar 137112 programme may be delivered on DVD with an interactive user interface where 500 copies are required. This type of project could cost inrepparttar 137113 region of £30,000 - so you can see howrepparttar 137114 budget is built up.

Video Production Filming

Probablyrepparttar 137115 most important aspect ofrepparttar 137116 video production process isrepparttar 137117 filming. Filming is charged byrepparttar 137118 eight hour day and cannot be cancelled or postponed less than 72 hours beforerepparttar 137119 proposed filming day. You cannot book half a day of filming - it will berepparttar 137120 standard day rate asrepparttar 137121 director and crew (cameraman and sound engineer) are unable to take on any other work that day.

You should therefore aim to maximise each video production filming day. If you want a video production company to produce a programme about a POS solution sold to a large retailer for example - they would want to interviewrepparttar 137122 CIO or senior project manager fromrepparttar 137123 customer so that they can tellrepparttar 137124 audience ofrepparttar 137125 benefitsrepparttar 137126 system has brought them. This may only take a morning - so ask your customer if we can film in one of their stores inrepparttar 137127 afternoon to showrepparttar 137128 POS system in action.

It isrepparttar 137129 pictures that tellrepparttar 137130 story and so ifrepparttar 137131 script orrepparttar 137132 interviewees are discussing a subject, then that subject should appear in vision as "cutaway" material. Any spare time on a corporate video filming day should be used to capture good video cutaway material to add torepparttar 137133 programme.

If a video production company is sent to interview someone, particularly someone who is key torepparttar 137134 programme, they will want to makerepparttar 137135 interview look as good as possible. They will therefore need to have access torepparttar 137136 interviewee's office or a conference room at least one hour beforerepparttar 137137 interview is scheduled in order to createrepparttar 137138 set and lightrepparttar 137139 room. It is also important thatrepparttar 137140 room chosen forrepparttar 137141 interview does not suffer from background noise such a lift, canteen or busy road.

Finally always try to ensure that a member of your team accompaniesrepparttar 137142 video production company crew on each filming day. Sometimes, through no fault ofrepparttar 137143 video production company, things go wrong on a film shoot. An interviewee may turn up 2 hours late, a fire alarm may go off andrepparttar 137144 building needs to be evacuated and so on. In such circumstancesrepparttar 137145 crew will need to make instant decisions about how to prioritiserepparttar 137146 remaining filming for that day and it is extremely helpful torepparttar 137147 video production company if one of your team is there to help them.

Video Production Editing

Most reputable video production companies will initially create an edit for content only. This will link presenter pieces to camera or voice over with edited sound bites from interviews that have been captured. This edit will look very basic, but this doesn't matter, it is essential thatrepparttar 137148 content andrepparttar 137149 length ofrepparttar 137150 corporate or training video are approved and that you are satisfied that this content clearly meetsrepparttar 137151 objectives and conveysrepparttar 137152 messages that were intended forrepparttar 137153 programme.

Oncerepparttar 137154 content is approvedrepparttar 137155 corporate video production company will introducerepparttar 137156 cutaway material, developrepparttar 137157 graphics and will cutrepparttar 137158 corporate or training video torepparttar 137159 music. This will makerepparttar 137160 programme polished and you will be asked to approve a final edit. Here you may wish to changerepparttar 137161 cutaway material used, music levels or tweakrepparttar 137162 graphics. Once these changes have been given torepparttar 137163 video production company there should be no further changes torepparttar 137164 programme. It is therefore important to get all ofrepparttar 137165 stakeholders involved in project to be part of this stage ofrepparttar 137166 approval process.

Once approved,repparttar 137167 programme will be encoded so that it can be delivered on CD ROM or DVD. Some video production companies may even develop artwork forrepparttar 137168 disk labels, menu interface and disk case if required, includingrepparttar 137169 arrangement of disc duplication.

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