BLUEFOREST BLOG

The Power of the Play Button

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I find myself scrolling through pictures on my iPhone often. I like to reminisce. Mixed in with the pictures are some videos I’ve taken — mostly of my kids. Both my toddler son and daughter love to grab my phone any chance they get. And I find it fascinating to watch what they do once read more »


Blueforest Gives Back – Triangle Nonprofit Video Giveaway

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We love a great story! And, we know that many nonprofit agencies have great stories about why they were founded, the people that they serve, and the impact that they are making in the community. That’s just one of the reasons we love working with nonprofit organizations. In the past, we’ve received many requests from nonprofits read more »


Hello From The New Audio Guy! (read: amazing composer)

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Hello to all of you out there reading this on your computer screens, phones, tablets, and all forms of electronic devices! My name is Dustin Painter and I’m the new audio producer at Blueforest Studios here in Raleigh, North Carolina. The higher ups wanted me to write a blog post to introduce myself so here read more »


Introducing: Bailey’s – Experience Elegance

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We were thrilled when we received a call from Bailey’s and they said they were considering using us for their upcoming holiday campaign.  Who in this market hasn’t heard of the Bailey Box?  They are great marketers and we were honored to have a chance to develop a holiday TV spot for their company.  And, read more »


Introducing: Durham Tech Lifestyle video

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Our Durham Tech Lifestyle video is one of many great projects we worked on this year. Blueforest Studios had great fun creating this video at Durham Tech and downtown Durham. We want to show you the video and a little behind the scenes involved. This video is a collaboration between Engine Brandmakers, Durham Tech, and Blueforest read more »


Help Wake County Children this Christmas

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Blueforest Studios is partnering with the Meredith MBA Program to bring a little joy to children in Wake County this holiday season. Kathy Hughes Langfield started arranging group stocking stuffing events about 10 years ago and is very pleased to be able to continue to help the children of Wake County. We are working with read more »


5 Tips for Fundraising Videos

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You’ve been asked to raise money at an upcoming event. Sounds simple enough, right? But, then you start to think about all of the little things you need to do to make the event a success. Things start to get a bit overwhelming. How do you thank your current donors and also make them inspired read more »


What goes where? – Composition Basics

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Maybe you watched our documentary on NCRLA, and wondered about setting up a video interview, maybe not. Regardless, I wanted to share a few basic tips when composing your shot for a video interview. First off, you need to pick a place for the interview. Often times, people will want to do an interview in a read more »


LinkedIN 102 – What’s it got to do with Video?

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You might wonder why a video production company has anything to do with LinkedIN. If you’re a LInkedIN fan you probably don’t wonder at all. We use it to find talent, prospects, and collaborators. In order to find those people – first their profiles must be optimized and second we have to know the best read more »


Choose Blueboost

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What is Blueboost? You may have heard us refer to ourselves as an integrated video production company and wondered to yourself, “what exactly does that mean?” Well, it has a lot to do with a service we offer called Blueboost. Blueboost is a 27-point proven process for optimizing the amazing video we’ve produced in order read more »