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Stock Footage Diaries: Filming Animals

If you’ve worked in the film industry for long enough, then you will have undoubtedly heard the old adage, “never work with children or animals”. Having worked with both, all I can say is that I couldn’t possibly comment!...

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Filmmaking

Steps You Should Take to Prepare Your Stock Footage For Selling Online

If you’re looking for something interesting apart from your primary work commitments, selling stock footage online is a great option. The best part about selling footage online is that you can do this in your spare time outside of...

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Tutorials

8 Reasons to Love Videvo Stock Video Footage

It would be a little weird if the staff at Videvo didn’t like videos. That much is obvious. It warms our little stock video-obsessed hearts, however, that everyone else loves video too. From entertainment to education and e-commerce, people...

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Blog

Why Stock Video Is Perfect for Companies with Small Budgets

Let’s face it. A lot of companies are stuck in the past. They think airing multi-million dollar commercials on television is the only way to get their name seen and recognized by the masses. But today, that’s no longer...

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Blog, Web Talk

7 Iconic Opening Credits Sequences That Use Stock Footage (And one End-Credits Sequence)

There are many ways to create a great opening credits. Their role is to introduce the themes, locations, characters or problems that will be covered and encountered in the film or TV show they introduce over a short span...

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Blog

7 Creative Ways to Use Stock Footage in Music Videos (And 1 Creative Way to Source It)

Dating back to the 1950s, music videos are perhaps one of the oldest – and certainly one of the most enduring – forms of video marketing. With production budgets ranging from shoestring to several million dollars, creating a good...

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Industry

Finding Free Stock Footage: Our Glossary of Terms

Anyone who’s scoured the web for videos and audio to use in their project will know that there is a myriad of words, phrases, and legal jargon surrounding stock footage and similar resources. These can be difficult to get...

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Blog, Tutorials

Stock Footage is Changing: The Rise of Authenticity

From 2011 to 2015, stock footage sales increased by a whopping 40%. But as the industry balloons, how does what is being sold change? Early in 2017, industry giant Videoblocks crunched the numbers in their search data for the...

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Blog

Using Stock Footage for Website Backgrounds

The New Age of Web Design: Video Backgrounds and Headers They say a picture paints a thousand words. If that’s true, then what about video? In this article we explain the benefits of using stock footage to add a video background...

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Tutorials

Where to Find Assets for Your Creative Projects

From royalty free music to stock video (and everything in-between), pre-made assets are every creative’s friend. Simply put, stock content is general-purpose content created to accommodate any project. Stock assets are an easy solution to the problem of sourcing...

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