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|10 January 2019|
For a week over the Christmas period, the team at Take One welcomed Larenz, a college student for a week’s worth of work experience. Here is a rundown of his new found skills and experience.
|20 December 2018|
Live TV often seems just as flawless as pre-recorded shows, but behind the scenes, there is a team of hardworking people bringing that show to life. In this week’s blog, we take a look behind the scenes of live TV.
|13 December 2018|
There’s more to video than meets the eye. Hidden underneath the compelling stories and special effects is a goldmine of data. In this blog we share ideas of how to analyse and act upon your viewers behaviour.
|06 December 2018|
With phenomenal predictions of the number of drones used in the coming years, the opportunities for obtaining drone video footage for your business are vast. Read our blog for a few examples.
|29 November 2018|
With thousands of videos being uploaded every day, it is important for you to stand out and make your videos as accessible as possible. In this blog, we explain how you can download and upload your own Closed Captions to YouTube.
|22 November 2018|
Although there is a place for the handheld camera technique, try not to rely on it – even if the camera has an ‘Image Stabilisation’ function, it’s not good practice. Whenever possible use a tripod to support your camera; even a cheap tripod is better than none at all.
|16 November 2018|
We’ve all been in a situation when you’re filming someone talking to the camera and there is a lot of background noise which you can’t control. Here is our advice on how to get clear-sounding audio.
|08 November 2018|
Agreeing standard guides and campaign criteria is vital when starting a content strategy plan or campaign. Take a look at this blog for considerations to make for the types of video goals you are looking to achieve.
|02 November 2018|
Want to get your YouTube videos higher in the search rankings? then here is our guide full of things you can do to boost your YouTube SEO.
|25 October 2018|
Want to get higher in the search rankings? Here are some tips on how you can optimise your website to boost your online presence.
|18 October 2018|
Here is part 2 of ‘Videos to help your business’, with even more ideas for your company video.
|11 October 2018|
Not sure what type of video is for you? This weeks blog is all about different types of videos for your business.
|04 October 2018|
It’s really important to ensure you have written permission to use any contributor’s content on camera. This includes any images they may provide to you or those you source yourself, as well as music and the rights to sound effects. Just because something is on Google doesn’t mean it’s free for you to use!
|27 September 2018|
You’ve had your lovely corporate video filmed and now it’s time to start editing. Read this blog for some editing tips to help get you started.
|20 September 2018|
Good quality audio is as important, if not more so than vision, and often gets forgotten about. Struggling to hear clear dialogue is one of the most common complaints levelled at feature films and TV nowadays.
|13 September 2018|
Not sure what you need to have before you start making your corporate video? Don’t worry, this blog is full of tips to help you get started.
|06 September 2018|
Now that we all have a handheld device, it’s very tempting to record a quick video using a smartphone. This blog gives some reasons to forego the video option on your smartphone and outsource to a professional video production company.
|30 August 2018|
Videos can be more accessible and more inclusive than text. Around 4 billion people have access to the internet world wide, so take advantage of that by posting your videos on your website and social media.
|22 August 2018|
Brand recognition for a business is hard won, and keeping to the brand style whilst supporting brand culture is something that often gets forgotten about when Brand Guides are drawn up.
|16 August 2018|
Royal Grammar Secondary School pupil, Finley Porter joined the Take One TV crew for a week to gain video work experience. It was a joy to have him and an even greater joy to read what he learnt over his few days with us.