When would you make a video about a jazz band without using jazz music? When the objective calls for something else.
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What happens when you have three of Seattle’s finest jazz musicians do an improvised jam session with one of the biggest up and coming rock guitarists and vocalists in the Pacific Northwest, then have a freestyle rapper improvise some tight off-the-cuff lyrics? Something…magical.
The second installment of SoundandSEA.TV is coming soon.
Starring SRJO, Ayron Jones of Ayron Jones and the Way and Turtle T.
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What happens when you combine 9 cameras, 6 filmmakers, 3 jazz musicians, a rock guitarist, a freestyle rapper and an 8-channel audio mixer? You get fertile ground for a training blog series you won’t want to miss!
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When is the best time to pick the music for a video? Before, in the middle or after the edit? Let’s discuss.
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One of my biggest pet peeves when visiting a website is auto-play music. There is nothing more annoying than when I come to a site and some song starts blasting. I then have to fumble around trying to find the right icon that turns it off. And they’re always so cute. Sound bars rising up […]
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This free ebook provides an in-depth look at what is required to legally use music in your films and videos.
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There are moments in life when you hear a song and it takes you to a place that is hard to explain. It evokes feelings of happiness, sorry, and joy all at once. The music from the band Clocks and Clouds does that. I love what they say on their site” The group has given […]
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Pictage is one of the leading companies on the web that enables and empowers professional photographers. Every year they have their PartnerCon conference for photographers to learn, network, and be inspired. Hundreds of photographers gather from all over the world to attend. We had the honor to produce a short film series that CEO Jim […]
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