How do you choose a Video Production Company?
The answer is simple. VERY CAREFULLY!
Choosing a Video Production company can be a bit tricky, a lot of businesses today talk the talk, but when it’s go time, few have the tenacity, drive, passion, and experience to deliver world-class video production quality
The Benefits of Video Content Marketing can be great if you select the right production company to shoot your video assets. If you select the wrong one, you could very well pay for an expensive HD video that sits on a hard drive for months with zero ROI. Don’t fret, we are here to help. If you follow these tips, you will be well on your way to choosing a video production company perfect for your corporate video needs.
Look at their Reel
This is the first step everyone looking to hire a production company should do. A reel is a collection of videos shot and edited by a production company which serves as a digital business card of sorts. Reels are always edited to a production company’s taste. If a production company focuses on corporate videos, commercials feature films their reel typically would give you a macro view of their body of work. Most production companies specialize in one area. Some companies, like ours, specializes in many things. If you look at our Production Company’s reel on our homepage, you will see commercials, Television shows, and feature films because we work in all fields and across all platforms. No matter what company’s reel you look at, the most important thing is that you love what you are seeing and hearing. Video Production is comprised of three major components. What you see, what you hear and what you feel. What you feel is not tangible, but at the end of the day, it’s that feeling you have when you watch something when you hear something that matters most.
Read the Production Company’s Reviews on Google
Today, Google reviews have become one of the most important measures of a company’s legitimacy. We receive calls every day from companies and individuals who want to work with us, but if you do a google search on that company and you see alot of bad reviews, there could be something to it. There are a few other places we like to check out who we do business with, Yelp is also another great source.
Send them a message
Just about every website has a contact page. For ours, click here. If a website does not have a contact page, that is an entirely different conversation, but perhaps they do not want to be bothered and I would just move on. For those with contact pages, contact them. It is the best way to start a conversation and find out what they are all about. For additional information on 5 Good signs of selecting the right Video Production Company. give this article a read. Send them a message, start a conversation and see if it’s worth scheduling a phone call. What you are really looking for is to see if your personality and theirs go well together. Video production on the highest level is arguably the most collaborative creative field in the world. You can have anywhere from 200-2000 people on set. If someone is a DIVA, drop them. Polite and professional is what you are looking for.
Trust your Gut
Remember, all video production companies charge different rates depending on their skill set. For a quick explanation on How Much Commercial Video Productions Cost, read that article. No matter what stage you are in, Bolt Entertainment can help you produce video assets to Increase your Business Revenue.
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