The stock footage industry has the most thoughtless demands for video codecs they support. Most of them are very old, some are very editing unfriendly for buyers, some don’t support 4K and one codec is only available only on Apple computers.
Why do most filmmakers and videographers love to buy a mirrorless camera and then rigged it up until it is completely unrecognized? Because of the price? Simplicity? Variety of fieldwork? Or do we just like to have a lot of bothersome
We have over 10 thousand stock video files on Dissolve stock agency. There has been little rejection rate till now. We are now producing more interesting, high quality and 4K files with better sales rate than we were in the
There are dozens of reasons why not to use a smartphone for video recording anything except own family. Lack of good sensor, no optical zoom and hardly any stabilization are just a few of the reasons. Smartphones have improved drastically in
Video production company working on many on-going projects is an important full-time responsibility. That is why it is almost impossible to invest time and resources into stock video. First of all, it is not profitable right away and needs a
In the past, the Facebook was a great social network to create a massive audience. There were no restrictions on how you could invite people, how you sent massive messages and what kind of media you shared. Everything worked and
We all remember the case of photographer and PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals) where they sue a creative photographer for stealing copyright selfie-photo of a monkey. It is a funny case which becomes a stressful burden for the photographer.
Thinking about company intern video production is a complex decision. But in cases where there is a demand for a lot of video shooting of lectures, interviews or work processes, it would be in long-term much cheaper to have an
As a stock footage video production we are very dependent on the sales of our clips. And because the Shutterstock agency is one of our biggest source of income, it is important to have some insight of what is being