BLUEFOREST BLOG

The Top 4 Reasons You Should Care About 4k

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If you are reading this article, I assume you’ve heard of 4k at this point.  If you’re still not sure what it is, here’s a brief overview. You’ve heard of 1080p which is a video with a resolution of 1920×1080. That’s a lot of pixels and produces some great images on your home TV if read more »


How to Utilize Video to Make a Crowdfunding Campaign Successful

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Have you built a great product that targets a specific niche market? Have a functional prototype that will knock the socks off potential customers? Then you’ve probably considered a crowdfunding campaign. Here’s how you run a video crowdfunding campaign to discover if your product, idea or software apppeals to your target market or the public. read more »


Infomercial vs. Commercial

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When you say infomercial, the first word that may come to your mind might be “annoying.”  We’ve all seen them, and some of us may have even succumbed to the power of the infomercial and purchased something. Whether it was by calling in right then to get the extra incentive or visiting the website or read more »


Red Epic vs. Canon DSLR

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As you know our team is always pushing the envelope on the tools and techniques that they use to create awesome video productions.  They are always learning, trying out new things and deciding which tools and techniques improve our video productions and which are just neat little tricks.  Well, they have been researching the Red 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 »


Basic Tips for Shooting Video with a DSLR

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Since DSLRs are gaining popularity in the video production world, I thought we would share some basic tips for shooting video on a DSLR. First, you want to adjust your shutter speed. Depending on how you want your video to look, this will vary. Shutter speed is how long the sensor of your camera is read more »


My Marketing Challenge & Downtown Raleigh Marketing

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Last night we had the pleasure of networking at The Hive in downtown Raleigh at the Downtown Raleigh Marketing speaker series. We also had the opportunity to interview some brave souls for our upcoming video program entitled “My Marketing Challenge”.  We have found that there is so much talent and knowledge in this area and we really enjoy read more »


Original Video Marketing by Carlsberg

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If you watch TV, movies or anything where beer companies can advertise, you have likely seen the ads talking about their amazing process, awesome taste or just featuring some beautiful women that any guy will get to talk to if he drinks the right beer.  Carlsberg has decided to take a different approach with their read more »


Great Use of Online Video by Pergo

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We all know about Pergo, creators of the world’s first laminate flooring.  Not only do they make beautiful, hardy flooring but they have a fun video campaign featuring a giant great dane.  So they’ve got two things going for them, right?  Great product and a cute dog – what else do they need?    Personally, when I visited read more »


Raleigh Video Production Pricing

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Let me walk you through a little scenario. Let’s say you’ve been planning a new marketing campaign, or maybe you just want to try something new. You starting looking around and seeing what’s out there. You start to notice a trend. You’re starting to see all these videos popping up on web sites and youtube.  Maybe read more »