Solar install timelapse

It’s a beautiful February day today- I’m ready for summer to start!

Last summer, we spent a couple days shooting a solar panel install in Bloomington/Normal, Illinois.  Here’s a short timelapse of one section of panels being installed…

Video works for Small Businesses

More evidence of the power of video from this Dex Media article, along with a nice infographic… “That’s the power of video for a local business to reach out from the crowd on the internet and grab potential customers. Video services company Animoto took a survey of online video users and found that they welcome…

Help your website by adding videos

I was just checking out this article on Search Engine Optimization from Target Marketing Magazine, and quality video content was the first item listed in their Top 10 SEO Trends for 2016… “Until now, written content has been the gold standard. Going forward, though, video content will become increasingly important, and 2016 may be the…

Video Marketing Works

From ReelSEO… “71% of companies plan to increase their video marketing budget – because it works.” “…it turns out that more than half of companies with successful video marketing strategies prefer three types of video content: customer testimonials, demonstration videos, and explainer or tutorial videos. Now, it’s not surprising that customer testimonials are seen to…

1,000,000,000 Hellos!

Adele’s video for “Hello” broke the one BILLION views mark in just 88 days.  That’s a full 71 days faster than the previous record holder, “Gangnam Style”.  “Gangnam Style” is still the only video (for now) with over TWO billion views. People are obviously watching a LOT of video online – are you trying to…

Mission of Mercy

This year we participated in our third Mission of Mercy for the Illinois State Dental Society.  They’re held every two years – this year was in Peoria.  The next will be in Collinsville in 2016.  Here’s an overview of the Peoria event…

Timelapse

Aviation Week recently posted this video we made for StandardAero at Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport.  We covered 4 locations with 5 cameras for about 4 months while they stripped and rebuilt a Global Express 8C jet.  It was a pretty major project and definitely a first for us.

Using Video to Convey Your Message

A major aspect of running a successful non for profit or corporate business is finding ways to convey your messages and promote your services and products.  There are a myriad of mediums available in the 21st century that provide businesses with an opportunity to do just that.  However, which mediums are most successful?  What technology…

SCIV’s 50th Anniversary video

We recently had the privilege of producing this video for the Springfield Commission on International Visitor’s 50th Anniversary Gala.  The keynote speaker for the evening was Anders Fogh Rasmussen, the Secretary General of NATO, so that was kind of a big deal.  It was a nice evening of hobnobbing with Springfield’s movers and shakers.