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My current video gear AND wishlist LOL…

Check out the Monopod HERE! This monopod goes with me EVERYWHERE: on every shoot for every portion of video. It acts as a stabilizer to reduce/eliminate camera shake & this is the ONLY one I recommend because it is so versatile. Canon 7D Mark ii HERE I use THIS camera body for VIDEO but I…

Commercials Suck!

Yes, yes they do… For the most part, commercials simply interrupt our favorite shows. BUT I JUST RELEASED A COMMERCIAL FOR MY STUDIO!!! Okay, wait a minute! WHYYYY?! Old school commercials worked for a reason. You had a captive audience & something to share with them. You may very well have that right in your…

I DOUBLED my Senior Clientele & Income!!!

Just out of curiosity… I sat down last week & calculated my Senior numbers from last year. They were pitiful to say the least, BUT I also implemented a new marketing strategy last year that SHOULD/WOULD/COULD reflect in this year’s numbers sooooooooo… SHOCKED!!!  I WAS SHOCKED!!! It’s only July. The Class of 2019 season has barely begun &…

Senior Films – A Closer Look

What’s holding you back from adding video to your skillset?Fear of the difficulty level? Unsure if clients will want video? Think video isn’t versatile enough? The Senior Films Technique is S-I-M-P-L-E!!! I don’t do difficult & I don’t have time for difficult. So… I created a method that WORKS FOR PHOTOGRAPHERS. Do clients WANT video? They…

3 Tips to DREAMIER Video!!! | Video for Photogs

One of my top goals when creating any & every film is to make certain that it is DREAMY, DREAMY, DREAMYYYYYYY… I want it feel very ethereal & behind-the-scenes; I want it to purposely look, seem & feel different than reality. WHY? Well, it keeps my audience’s attention! Today, I’m going to share with you…

Friday. Night. Lights. | Senior Films Videography

Remember that Friday Night Lights Film I discussed in a previous post (the one about beating the Unicorn Effect)??? Well, here it is!!! And 34 Facebook SHARES later, I’m already receiving Senior Inquiries AND a request from the high school to show the film on a tv continuously in their FRONT OFFICE!!!! (I don’t know about…

Music is the SOUL of your film…

Music is quite literally the lifeline of your film. It’s what CONNECTS your viewer to what they are seeing. Think about it. Music tugs at your heart strings, changes your mood, calms you down or pumps you up. How do you think Hallmark gets you to cry at all of their Mother’s Day commercials??? It’s…

Taco Soup | The Senior Films Recipe

Yay, so… we’re gonna talk Taco Soup. Like, for realz.  At everyone of my workshops – I cook for you!!! Why? Because I love to cook. I love to take care of Y-O-U! And, well, let’s face it: i love food. LOL! It’s become a tradition that on the opening night of my workshops, I make…

I’m in Tennessee – Follow Along!

Come with me to Tennessee!!! This week, I’m in Tennessee with the amazing TERI FODE for our FUSION Workshop – where I teach my Senior Films Workshop & Teri teaches her Voice Your Brand Workshop! YOU DON’T WANNA MISS THIS! Now… due to scheduling conflicts & prior obligations – there will not be a FUSION…