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|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.
|09 August 2018|
Throughout this blog I will be talking about the different types of analytics and how you can use them to help your business.
|02 August 2018|
Our blog this week has been penned by Jay Blake, Take One’s Brand Ambassador. Jay is rarely in the office with us, or indeed the studio; you will find him getting out and about speaking to people about their businesses, finding out about their challenges as well as their successes and investigating plans for the future. His blog has been inspired by a question we often get asked on first point of contact: How much would it cost to make a video?
|25 July 2018|
There is so much to consider when filming on location and takes a lot of scheduling and planning. Here we talk a bit about how to get through a sensible shooting schedule which is essential to make the time run smoothly.
|18 July 2018|
A draft law known as the ‘Copyright Directive’ designed to reform the existing digital copyright protection for on-line data has been voted down in the European Parliament with 318 MEP’s against and 278 MEP’s in favour of the new legislation. This means that the controversial new law will need to be re-drafted before being returned to the Parliament for a second time later this year.
|12 July 2018|
People remember 10% of what they read, 20% of what they hear, 30% of what they see and 50% of what they see and hear so video is an all-round experience. The objective of a commercial or infomercial is to inform your viewer of the most basic yet essential facts for your business.
|05 July 2018|
At the end of a PowerPoint presentation, the speaker is often asked for the slide pack but how many of those will look through and remember it afterwards? In our blog we discuss how you can extend the life of your PowerPoint presentation by converting it into an engaging Video.
|28 June 2018|
Drone technology is always improving. With advancement comes more flexibility, and this constant technological evolution has made drones accessible and affordable for the general public, which means that the potential applications have increased exponentially. The opportunity to use technology in new and exciting ways to improve existing processes and explore new territory has never been greater!
|21 June 2018|
On Wednesday the 6th of June I went on my first shoot with the Take One team. Read my blog to find out how it went.
|14 June 2018|
Have you ever looked a piece of video online and thought, ‘Mmm that doesn’t look quite right?” the content may be great and just what you’re looking for, however there is something that doesn’t sit right. In our blog, we provide practical filming tips for creating good video content.
|07 June 2018|
Our apprentice Courtney and Steve got their first aid certification. TV & Film can be a dangerous industry to work in. Read my Blog to find out more.
|31 May 2018|
My name is Courtney, I’m 19 and I am an apprentice at Take One. I am doing a Digital Marketing course and I’m looking forward to future tasks. I’ve had a few opportunities already to test my skills and I already feel like I’m learning a lot.
|24 May 2018|
YouTube has a facility that automatically generates subtitles, which can be great but it is not 100% accurate and is certainly worth correcting to help you viewer understand your video, especially if they are watching with no sound.
|17 May 2018|
My name is Courtney, I’m 19 and I am an apprentice at Take One. I attended a workshop on “how to manage stress in the workplace”, held by Youth Concern in Aylesbury. Read my blog to find out more about our top tips.
|11 May 2018|
The EBU (European Broadcasting Union) has taken the unprecedented decision to bar Mango TV one of China’s most popular TV channels from continuing to air the Eurovision song contest stating that Mango TV has infringed its contract to as censorship was not in line with its values of diversity and inclusion, tolerance and respect. LGBT groups in China posted screen shots on social media and complained to the Chinese broadcaster.
|09 May 2018|
It’s spring, it’s May, and it’s time to reach for the Union Flags and for ‘campness’ to grip all the nations of Europe once again. Yes, it’s time for the annual flag waving festival that is The Eurovision Song Contest.