Bold New Worlds!

So, a video was made today about the surface of a Mars that has been photographed and orbited for at least 8 years by the Mars Express Spacecraft. Now I was not sure if this video was fake/Computer Generated or if it was real footage but it made me think of the wonders of the [...]

Clearspace Buildings

Our Video that we produced for the Clearspace Buildings company is now up and streaming on their website. Travelling down to Southampton was quite a task but with the company and hospitality we were treated with when we arrived made it all the better and more enjoyable (especially for my first shoot) Clearspace Buildings - [...]

Concept and Pre-Production

This week there has been a lot of development of future ideas. This is a key part of the production cycle as you can't really have a production if you don't have an idea to develop on. You can develop these ideas through story boarding, concept art designing and brain storming. Before the new Macbook [...]

Editing and Post Production

When you see a video, many people only think about the way it was filmed, who was involved in the filming and the scale of the production. What many people dismiss is the important of the post production process on any video that they watch. Take for example Music Videos, the Music video post production [...]

Getting Ready!

Exciting news for myself and probably mediocre news for anyone reading, but, on Monday (14th October) some crew from Mango Studios will be travelling down to Southampton to shoot a promotional video for the opening of the Chamerlayne Academy Acorn Centre. This is my first personal shoot with Mango Studios since I began my placement [...]

Be Eye-Catching

Working the Video Production industry you realize that most things are based on the appearance and appeal to the eye, which matches that of the general market in this modern day and age of technology.   This can be found present in the new iPhone 5 series. As well as releasing the new iPhone 5S, [...]

Speed of Technology

We're living in an age where you have Robots like "Atlas" who can walk on rough terrain and remain standing on one foot when his with a 20kg weight and "WildCat" a robot that can mimic the movement over different animals. With this speed up of technological advancement we're also in the generation of 48 [...]

Importance of Social Media in Creative Media

Everyday in the news, there are always companies in the limelight with their management disputes or production faults (similar to Microsoft and Rockstar). But there are many different production companies out there making a lot of different products for people that arn't kept in the limelight (globally or locally). Sometimes working in the film and [...]