Corporate Photographer | Ultimate Guide
Oct
Corporate, Tips

The Ultimate Guide to Benefits on Corporate Photography

Corporate Photography | Why you should have a photographer at your next corporate event Putting together a corporate event requires a lot of preparation and planning. So why wouldn’t you showcase it to your current and potential customers, clients, friends, and family? The holiday season is right around the corner, so before you start planning,…

female-olympic-volleyball-player-diving-for-ball
Sep
Tips

Tips and Tricks: Filming High-Speed Sports – In Action

Filming High-Speed Sports – In Action | What is the most exhilarating part of watching sports in action? To us, it is that feeling of not knowing what move the athlete is going to take next. Audiences are hooked on the spontaneity. Yet, this can also be the most challenging aspect when you want to make…

On Screen Make up tips | Assignment Desk
Sep
Tips

On Screen Make Up Tips For The Final Days of Summer

On Screen Make Up Tips | Slicked back hair, pearly white smiles, and flawless skin. What’s the secret to attaining the TV reporter look? Here are a few tips and tricks to help your talent look their best for the big game! Assignment Desk’s make-up connoisseur, Angie Cottone, was selected by Fox Sports to work…

Documentary and Interview Style Videography
Sep
Tips

Documentary and Interview Style Videography

Documentary and Interview Style Videography | From Forensic Files to the Today Show to The Office, documentary (or interview-style shots) are a unique feature when producing an engaging piece. Whether it’s for comedic relief, dramatic effect, or professional purposes, shooting an interview-style should captivate your audience. Go To Team’s Los Angeles DP, David Feeney Lance,…

Video Marketing
Aug
Tips

Video Marketing Infographic and Tips

Why Your Business Should Be Using Video Marketing  Did you know that 45% of the world’s population uses social media? That’s almost half of the world! And a majority of those consumers prefer watching a video compared to reading text. (Hootsuite’s 2019 Social Media Statistics) So what does this mean? Video marketing is the golden…

Filming in Small Spaces
Jul
Tips

Filming in Small Spaces | Assignment Desk – Blog

One of the biggest challenges when filming is not having enough space. Whether for yourself, camera, talent, or the other essential crew in the space.  So what can I do about it? There’s plenty you can do when strapped for space. Usually this ends up happening in small rooms like bathrooms or closets. However there…

Time Lapse
Jul
Tips

Time Lapse Shots | Assignment Desk- How To Guide

Videos that have a tendency to go the most viral? Time-lapses. This is because a time-lapse can take an event that is hours, or even days, long and condense them into mere seconds.   It is used to show the audience what happens from start to finish of something that would otherwise be too long to…

Entertainment News | Assignment Desk Blog
Jul
Tips

Entertainment News Shoot vs. News Reporting Shoot

People love to be “in the know” on local, national, and global news.  They also enjoy hearing the latest information about their favorite celebrities and entertainment news.  So these two forms of reporting can’t be very different to shoot, right? Well, they are actually pretty different and require different filming practices.  Here are some of…

Teleprompter Operator
Jun
Tips

Teleprompter Operator | How To Guide

It may seem that there are few items needed to operate a teleprompter.  Just the teleprompter, right? Well, not quite. Here are a few tips on how to be an effective and engaging teleprompter operator — Equipment:  Keep in mind that as a teleprompter operator, you’ll more than likely be carrying extra equipment. This could…