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The VividEcho team is made up of video production trainers, film-makers, project managers, event planners and more! We are constantly learning from each other and we want to share our findings with you through our Blog. We also want to keep you up-to-date with new and exciting projects as we work on them.

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  • How to Organise a Successful Film Screening Event

    Over the years I have organised a lot of arts, business and film screening events, big and small. Some have had Cabinet level politicians, industry leaders and FTSE 100 execs; others have had local mayors and community leaders. Some have focused on industry and business, others on art, dance drama and fashion. The biggest venues have been…

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  • Delivery of the BFI Film Academy

    This month marks the end of our participation in the BFI’s Film Academy for 2013. Funded by the Department for Education and The British Film Institute, the initiative included 24 regional film academies running across England providing 408 young people the opportunity to learn about the British film industry. It seems like a lifetime ago…

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  • UGC: What, Who and Why?

    So what exactly is User Generated Content? UGC is a term that is used so widely, yet it is not always defined. The OECD (Organisation for Economic Development and Co-operation) defines UGC as: “i) content made publicly over the internet ii) which reflects a certain amount of creative effort, and iii) which is created outside of professional…

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  • 3D Blog Post (3): Acting, Shooting and Editing in 3D

    Background: On December 8th 2012 we held a 3D event in partnership with the BFI Future Film and BoldFace Productions called Visionaries:Youth in 3D. We were lucky to secure world class 3D experts for a panel discussion that followed the screening of TT3D. As a result of this event Alison Wright, director of VividEcho was…

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  • 3D Blog Post (2): Why use 3D?

    The 2nd post from our transcripts of Visionaries:Youth in 3D event at the British Film Institute on December 8th 2012. This event screened TT3D and short 3D films made by young people whom we had trained. The event was a partnership between the BFI Future Film and BoldFace Productions. We were lucky to have a…

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  • 3D Blog Post (1): Will 2013 be the Year of 3D?

    Background: On December 8th 2012 we held a 3D event in partnership with the BFI Future Film and BoldFace Productions called Visionaries:Youth in 3D. We were lucky to secure world class 3D experts for a panel discussion that followed the screening of TT3D. As a result of this event Alison Wright, director of VividEcho has…

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  • 6 top tips for creating video content using a Smartphone

    6 top tips for creating video content on your Smartphone

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  • VividEcho’s Top Five 3D Tips for 2013

    In December 2012 we worked in partnership with the BFI Future Film and CTVC to deliver a 3D event. We had been training people to make short 3D films which were screened at the BFI in London. The event also featured a Q&A with world class 3D experts including: Jacquie Pepall, who managed the launch…

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