We were filming at yoga studio Calm on Canning Street yesterday as part of a film production project to create a 60 second promotional film for them. The aim is to communicate the vales of the studio, the services they offer and the general sense of calm that the place imbues. Unfortunately an unannounced downpour
Today we were out at Bathgate filming a local entrepreneur, Robert Kirk, a park of a showcase film for his new business Citations Builder. The set up involved a piece to camera and then shooting a load of b-roll to lay over that. This required some degree of creativity as the room was a small
Last week we had the enlightening experience of filming a series of interviews for Christian Aid in Edinburgh. Christian Aid were running an international seminar for Global Steering Group of their Side by Side initiative; a global movement to try and engage faith leaders of all faiths to provide leadership in terms of promoting gender
Twelve short months ago, we and a group of other film creatives set up shop in 89 Giles Street, forming Bloc Collective. We built desks, painted walls and set up our editing stations and got to work producing films, getting our freelance cinematography game on and editing piles of rushes into polished works of storytelling.
In late November, we organised full film production for a silent disco event at The Centre, Livingston. The disco was held as a promotional stunt to attract people to the centre for the Christmas Shopping season. We filmed the disco using a simple run and gun system, with the Laing steadicam and the Canon 17-55