Product promotional films

This has to rank as one of the more unusual projects we’ve done. A digital agency contacted us needing 4 short videos to be used on a trade fair stand. The catch was that the videos were going to be played on TVs hung vertically, so they needed to be shot in portrait mode.
The only realistic option was to use a DSLR as they are used to being operated in both orientations. It would also help us achieve a more shallow focus, drawing attention to the subject. A further challenge was the use of autocue in conjunction with an awkwardly mounted camera, and the connection of a monitor.
The result wasn’t pretty but it worked.
Scripts were provided by the client, and we sourced a location and presenter.

We have been asked not to share the videos.

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