How to Make Money Shooting Stock Footage
A Quick Guide to Enhancing Your Income with Creativity
This book is available for download with iBooks on your Mac or iOS device, and with iTunes on your computer. Books can be read with iBooks on your Mac or iOS device.
Learn to navigate the stock footage industry and supplement your income with creativity!
This e-book contains tips, tricks, and hints on what to shoot and how to prepare your footage for submission to several of the more popular stock footage agencies on the Internet. Video examples (via links), charts, and even sample financial data included!
Topics covered include:
What is stock footage? Equipment needed, including lights and tripods Camera types and options What to shoot What to be cautious of Basic clip preparation, including file types, codecs, and file organization Model and property releases Agencies to consider selling at, and if being exclusive is good for you Clip pricing Dealing with rejections How to market yourself and more, including backup options and bookkeeping recommendations!
Written by James Orlowski, an accomplished videographer and producer with nearly 20 years of video production experience and the owner/operator of OrlowskiDesigns Royalty-Free HD Stock Footage. He has years of experience shooting and selling footage, and is offering what he has learned, often through trial-and-error, so you can quickly get your portfolio of clips making money for you while you sleep!
If you’re thinking about getting into the stock footage business, or are a new producer struggling with technical issues while preparing your clips, this book will serve as a valuable resource.
- Category: Small Business & Entrepreneurship
- Published: Jan 25, 2012
- Publisher: James Orlowski
- Seller: James Orlowski
- Print Length: 64 Pages
- Language: English