Pro Tips, Trends
Get Real: What We Mean by ‘Authenticity’ and Why It Matters
Without a doubt, “authenticity” is the most overused word in the stock-media industry — and with good reason. To be truly successful, you need to approach your shoots with these things in mind.
Artist Spotlight, Contributor Tips
Italian Job: Shoot Brief Basics on Location in Sardinia
The shoot brief is an essential document that helps you communicate your vision, goals, and objectives for a shoot before ever picking up a camera. Here’s how we put one into effect on location in Italy.
Community, Contributor Tips
Casting, Releases, and Respect: How to Work With Actors on Video Shoots
When setting up a stock video shoot, finding the right actors and models to work with is crucial. Find out everything you need to know about casting, release forms, and making your talent feel at home.