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We won’t name names, but there are a handful of stock sites that dominate the industry. OK, who are we kidding? There’s no way you’ll let us get away with being so vague. Let’s name some names. You’ve surely heard of Shutterstock, Pond5, and Videoblocks. There’s several others we could add to this list. Each of these sites have great libraries to choose from. They also have really strong search engines that...
At myproducer.io, our staff have extensive experience in putting together projects for film, video, television, and digital. That experience is part of what inspired us to start creating talent management tools for producers. Over the years we’ve gone through the hiring process with thousands of applicants. We know that finding good talent can be challenging, and so it’s actually disheartening to see candidates “shoot...
Just some background so you know where I’m coming from: I grew up in Ohio and moved to LA about 12 years ago. I am what you might call a self-made filmmaker. I never went to film school.  I just picked up a camera, shot some of my own work, got on set, kept learning, and eventually started a boutique production company called Marching Penguin ( gomarchingpenguin.com ). In industry speak, I am a producer / director / writer, in that...