Both on set and in the office, the Amazing Studios team enjoys discussing film trends, industry standards and various other topics. Here’s where we give our insights into case studies from our own shoots, industry trends, and how video makes an impact in business and in the world.
2021 Super Bowl Commercials: Our Top Picks
We analyze our favorite advertisements from the 2021 Super Bowl and discuss what we liked about them.
Movie Magic: Set Design
If we were to compare a finished video to a human body, the set would be the bones.
3 Practical Tips for Scouting Locations
Location has a lot to do with the quality of your creative content. It reinforces the emotions, messaging and authenticity of a video piece.
Creating a Lasting Impact: Video Views That Matter
Authentically connecting with your audience can create loyal brand advocates that are passionate about your message.
A Layman's Guide to Video Production: Understanding the Jargon of Post-production
Filmmaking vocabulary can be confusing and exclusionary. Let's break down a few of the terms.
President of Amazing Studios chosen for Leadership NC XXV
Mike Cole Chosen for Leadership North Carolina XXV
Custom Music Tracks for Video: Part One
“What do we want the audience to feel?” Music is an emotional tool, and it shapes the way a viewer digests a video.
Brand Messaging Made Simple
When it comes to crafting your brand’s messaging you have to reevaluate what it means to be simple.
Any Road Will Take You There - How to Start
Here are 7 lessons from Alice in Wonderland to fuel your passion in the creative industry of film, photography, animation and music.
How to Design for Motion Graphics
When it comes to designing for 2D or 3D animation, I always follow these steps to assure a seamless workflow.
Movie Magic: Costume Design
The Challenge: create the look for a character that embodies the essence of a mysterious and abstract main character.
How to make a bad video: 4 Video Production Mistakes
Video production can be easy. But video production that’s easy is rarely any good. It’s much, much easier to make a bad video.
How to Make a Vertical Video
I took one for the team and approached that tall drink of water, formerly known as vertical videos.
3 Reasons to Promote the Arts to Kids
If we can’t master STEM, we will fall behind in the global market.
How I Found My Life’s Passion in a Cup of Coffee
“Serious, dude? This is all you’ve talked about for an hour…”