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The Magic of Post-Production

August 13th, 2021 Tribe Pictures

The director guides the talent on set to get their best performances. The magic of post-production is that your video can take on a new angle in the edit room. The editor is a second director whose job is to craft each individual shot into a story. Good B-roll Tells Its Own Story When used […]

How Body Language Shapes a Corporate Video Performance

August 4th, 2021 Tribe Pictures

Your non-verbal signals paint a broader picture of who you are as a person. Directors pay close attention to the natural gestures of their video subjects. When they sit normally, do they learn forward or sit back, cross their legs? What are they like when they are talking normally, animated, laughing? Actions Too Little or […]

What Does The Sustainable Film Industry Look Like?

July 30th, 2021 Tribe Pictures

One of the most wonderful aspects of film is that it is such a compelling medium for persuasive stories. The right expert interviews combined with incredible b-roll visuals can change anyone’s mind. This is why climate change-focused documentaries like Seaspiracy and I Am Greta are on the rise. As filmmakers, we have the responsibility to […]

Speak From Your Heart: Anecdotes Humanize Executives on Camera

July 16th, 2021 Tribe Pictures

Personal anecdotes humanize us. You don’t need to see yourself as a storyteller to work in personal details that will connect you to your audience. A short few words about your personal stake in the message can have a big impact. Your Personality Creates Connections For example, say you’re opening a new office in South […]

How to Smile on Camera—the Right Way

July 9th, 2021 Tribe Pictures

Your smile can say a lot more about you than you might expect. Our primitive brains evaluate the smiles of others for our safety. We can instantly tell whether it’s authentic or forced. Instinctively, Smiles Mean Survival Body language professional Mark Bowden explains that we can’t simply flash a quick or toothy smile. The right […]

Upgrade Your Performance with Trusted Advisors

July 2nd, 2021 Tribe Pictures

When you’re preparing to go on camera, you’ll be thinking about what you’ll wear, how you’ll answer questions, whether you’ll be able to fit the shoot in between your other meetings. Your trusted advisor is there to figure out the less tangible stuff. By looking at your communications strategy from the outside in (or the […]

Sustainability in the Post-COVID Film Industry

June 28th, 2021 Tribe Pictures

The post-COVID film industry is facing raised costs and delayed production schedules. At the same time, there’s a renewed demand for greener production practices. So, how can productions proceed efficiently while maintaining a safe and eco-friendly environment? COVID’s Impact on Existing Sustainability Efforts The film industry has been working overtime for the past decade to […]

Real Life on Camera: The Direct-To-Audience Speaking Approach

June 18th, 2021 Tribe Pictures

Rather than connecting with outside investors or potential new hires, sometimes your corporate video needs to reach an internal audience. Speak to your employees by actually speaking to them on camera. Gather a small team of people who represent the viewers your video hopes to reach. When you do, your audience will see themselves on […]