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As a full time professional video production company, we've been creating Commercials, Videos and Films for over three decades. See what some our our writers have to say about the multitude of video production topics.


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June 29, 2021

Best Practices When Recording on Zoom

Although Zoom has been around since 2011, it wasn’t till the last couple of years that it’s become a common household name. The increase in demand for teleconferencing and online learning tools since the hit of the pandemic has been exponential. As a result, the popularity of using Zoom recordings has also increased. From online learning to business meetings, even

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May 28, 2021

Mindful Meditation

As we live through these uncertain times, it’s important to keep our level of stress down – not only for our mental health, but for our physical health too. A great way to reduce stress is through meditation, as mindful meditation has been proven to help keep our brains healthy. It’s simple – but may not be easy! Here are

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May 10, 2021

How to Humanize Your Brand

It’s no secret that brands that consumers identify with faces and personalities are more memorable, approachable and more likely to be trusted. With that human aspect missing from brands, they seem more corporate and detached, making it more difficult for consumers to connect with. There are so many ways to build a lasting rapport with your audience – beyond just

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March 22, 2021

Hiring a Professional Video Production Company? Here’s what to expect

If you’ve never worked with a professional videographer or production company before, the idea of hiring one might be a little daunting. Like all proficient professionals, video production companies are meant to make the process easier, more efficient and produce your desired results. Here’s a list of the kind of qualities you can expect from hiring a professional video production

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January 6, 2021

Post Production: Behind the Scenes

Including animations and motion graphics to your video is a great way to grab your audience’s attention and add an edge to the final look of your video! Whether it’s a simple title animation, green screen or motion graphic – there’s a lot that can be done in the post-production stage of video creation to create the final look you’re

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June 3, 2020

What’s Important in a Landing Page Video?

Are you ready to create or update your website’s landing page? Incorporating video on your website’s landing page is the best way to engage your audience and maximize the effectiveness of your site. Incorporating a video on your landing page is a great way to direct and focus visitor attention right from the moment they open your website by clearly

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May 7, 2020

Top 10 Ways to Improve Your Videos From Home

With all that’s going on in the world today, people are turning to alternate avenues to communicate. Between Zoom calls with clients, virtual interviews and get-togethers with friends over Skype, Chat, Google Hangouts and more; video has a huge part to play in keeping all of us connected through these times. Even though these tools have all been available to

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February 12, 2020

Using Video to Promote Your Charity

Using video to promote your charity or nonprofit is a great way to be heard and to get your cause out there. Being such an appealing medium for consumers, video is the ideal tool for charities and nonprofits to communicate to both the general public and their donors. At 5GearStudios, we specialize in finding the best ways to convey your

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December 16, 2019

The Importance of Video for Your Social Media

Did you know that there are over 2.8 billion active social media users worldwide today (SocialMediaToday)? It’s no surprise that with such a vast quantity of information being shared and consumed across online platforms, visual content is more than 40 times more likely to be shared over all-text content (HubSpot). Video is becoming an increasingly more important element of communicating

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November 27, 2019

Why Use Training Videos?

There’s no question that incorporating a training and development model for your team has a profound impact on your business. After all, delivery of information throughout a company is crucial to operations running smoothly on all levels. Great For Your Budget 85% of the cost of classroom-style training is spent on it’s delivery. That means you’re spending far more on