How to find the right stock footage

How to find the right stock footage

With an increasing number of stock platforms available on the market, the supply of stock footage is huge. Quite often buyers end up in a jungle of editorial – and commercial licenses, unsteady footage and endless hours spent on sourcing the right clips. Here are a few tips on how to avoid some of the common mistakes and increase your chances to find the right stock footage. What stock video platforms to use We can’t highlight this enough – always make sure to use stock platforms which are paying their contributors a fair commission. The stock industry is competitive

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How to find the right stock footage

With an increasing number of stock platforms available on the market, the supply of stock footage is huge. Quite often buyers end up in a

VReel Contributor Profile: BeemFlights

We came across you and your brother through your drone flying when VReel started off as a drone platform. How long have you been flying a drone and how did you get into it? We’ve been flying drones for many years, probably around seven years, more or less. In Holland we were one of the first companies using drones for making videos and photography.

Make your Video Creation Easy

We have some really exciting news! Since we started VReel, co-founder Edward Thomas always dreamt about creating a tool for easy video creation. A few months

Stock Video Platforms How to Choose a Fair one

Stock Video Platforms

Why to choose fair stock video platforms? Stock video platforms have changed over the last couple of years. With an increase in available footage online the prices have

Background Videos VReel stock video

Background Videos

What is a background video and why might you want one? Background videos are videos that are placed in the background of your website or homepage. Also known

Sweden Drone Map

Sweden Drone Map

In January 2021 all of the European Union countries will get the same rules for flying a drone, thank god. This means no more panic posts in local drone pilot groups on facebook, spending hours on UAV Coach or asking local police officers who know less than you.

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How much does stock video cost?

The cost of stock video – how much should you pay? Over the last couple of years the supply of stock footage has increased, resulting in a dramatic

Free Stock Video how they can be used

How does free stock video work

Over the last couple of months we’ve seen a huge increase in the demand for free stock video. Including everything from classic images to drone footage. Of course,

16 Amazing Styles of Video Animation

This post was originally written by Andre Oentoro for BreadnBeyond. Find the article here. The explainer video industry is moving up in the world. Earlier in 2017, these short visual

Startup Tips From a VC Investor

Guest: Bob Thomas – VC Investor Website  |  Email A conversation with VC investor, Bob Thomas In episode 2 of the VReel podcast, I speak to our good

EU Drone Laws

EU Drone Laws

As you may have heard there will be new regulations on drones starting on 1st July 2020. The biggest change from 1 July 2020 is that you as an operator will have to register with the NAA. Depending of the weight of your drone you will (most likely) also have to take on online training and online exam.

How to Become a Filmmaker - Josh Aarons in Desert

How to Become a Filmmaker

In a couple of sentences, can you summarise who you are and what you do?
My name is Josh Aarons, I’m a writer, director and all-round creative based in Oxfordshire. I spend most of my time creating original concepts and content for film, TV, music videos and commercials.

How to film for stock video sites

How to Film for Stock Video Sites

In this blog post, we’re going to look at what to do with your drone footage to get it ready for a stock site. This will cover how