Is artificial Intelligence(AI) simplifying your Freelancing business or are you scared that it will replace skills? You don't have to be scared at all. Instead, you have to embrace it and look at different of using it to grow your business.
Many video producers will keep secret of their video resources because that is where they make their dollars. Ok, who wouldn't? That's how to remain relevant in the market. Now, note that without regular research and updates- these resources will become obsolete someday. Market and trends change. This means that video producers who relied on these resources will loose their market value.
Considering that it may take you 1 day to find a suitable freelancer to take over the project, having them understand the presentation style, idea and so forth will take you another 1-2 days. He/she will have to send you their version then you review it before sending it to the client.
Like photography, anyone can do a screen cast video- all they need to have is a computer installed with a screen-casting software and headphones with microphone to record their voice-Period!
So, how can you make this a business if anyone can do it? Who will pay for a such service?
Every year, there is a software Upgrade in video production which in many ways makes the existing software obsolete. Some feature upgrades may sound basic but very crucial for you to remain relevant in the market as a video producer.
If you are a seasoned video editor or producer, am sure you are aware of what I am about to talk about. But if you are a newbie or a client intending to hire someone to produce videos for you, then you might be the right person to read this article.
If you are an animator or video creator, then you know the power of working on a video with a creatively written script. It's exciting, it's thrilling; I mean there no words to describe it. Visualization of characters when working on the storyboard is mind blowing.
Whoever said writing is an art forgot to mention that it's one of the most of powerful ART of selling. Now lets focus on that part 'selling'. When it comes to video production, it's the same, your interpret the script into video.
Sometimes, your screen-cast demo video will not send a clear message until you splice it up with either illustration or real life video. Getting someone to do motion graphics or cartoon illustration may be costly(if you are a start up) or time consuming -if you are working on tight deadlines.
If you are a newbie client with no idea on the video production process- and intend to hire a professional video editor-hang on. With 7 years of experience in the video production industry, here are my top tips to help you identify the right video editor for your project.