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Learn how to produce your business and marketing videos without being taken for a ride!

Welcome to the practical and comprehensive course that covers the major aspects of business and marketing video production, from start to finish. The lessons are explained in practical terms that are based on over 15 years of experience in the field and offer real-world examples of actual productions.Whatever your reservations, you know that using video to achieve your marketing goals from converting leads to raising awareness is the right thing to do. We’ll guide you …

The Top Video Trend in 2021

This is one of the free lessons available from my Practical Video Production Courses. For resources and downloads, please click here to grab them.What I’m going to talk to you about in this post is what I predict is going to to be the trend in 2021 for video communications.Video has become an intrinsic part of our daily life. And businesses cannot ignore this particular asset. We’ve been doing video for decades as far …

3 Mistakes to Avoid in Making Your Business Videos

This is one of the free lessons available from my Practical Video Production Courses. For resources and downloads, please click here to grab them.In this video I’m going to talk to you about the three mistakes that you can avoid in creating your own video regardless whether you wish to do that video in-house or outsource it to a professional company.The first thing is, you need to make sure that you have a strategy …

The 5 Steps to Write a Great Business Video Script

This is one of the free lessons available from my Practical Video Production Courses. For resources and downloads, please click here to grab them.Hi! In this series of blog posts I’m going to share with you some secrets of my trade – Corporate Video Production. You can use the principles discussed here for any type of video production. I’d appreciate it if you would share these with your friends and colleagues if you would be …

Vertical Cinema – via Apple

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For some time I maintained that it doesn’t matter whether your video’s orientation is horizontal or vertical and I’ve had some heated discussions with some of my filmmaking friends that vertical films are sacrilegious. Films, in their book must be maintained at the horizontal aspect as that’s how we humans tend to view things with the orientation of our two eyes.That’s not completely true of course as our field of vision is almost a complete …

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How to avoid looking like a fool when ordering your corporate video

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Going straight to the point: enrol in this short online course. By me. Seriously. Over the last 15 years I’ve created and overseen the creation of hundreds of corporate videos. Quite a number of those started with customers who didn’t have a clue what they wanted, how to go about specifying their video project, what reasonable budget to put in place for it, and generally have been completely untrusting of the video producer in front of …

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The Ritual

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Life is a series of rituals. This is ours. This is our Friday. Frances and I spend the day together and walk in Bahrain City Centre normally – for those not from this area, people can’t walk outside especially in the summer, and malls are big enough, interesting enough, and very importantly are air conditioned so it makes the exercise worth it. While walking, we enjoy talking, window shopping, shopping and meeting with friends we encounter. …

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Short Stories Welcome

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Do you have a story that you would like to see in film? Well, you’re in luck. Submit yours to me and I’ll give it consideration to be made into a short film – or a long one for that matter.While I’m open to consider any story, please be aware of a few rules:You must own the rights to the story you are submitting It must be original and has not been made into …

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