With an increasing number of stock platforms available on the market, the supply of stock footage is huge. Quite often buyers end up in a jungle of editorial – and commercial licenses, unsteady footage and endless hours spent on sourcing the right clips. Here are a few tips on how to avoid some of the common mistakes and increase your chances to find the right stock footage. What stock video platforms to use We can’t highlight this enough – always make sure to use stock platforms which are paying their contributors a fair commission. The stock industry is competitive
With an increasing number of stock platforms available on the market, the supply of stock footage is huge. Quite often buyers end up in a
Hi Videographer, we’re looking for you! 👋 After opening up the VReel platform for all kinds of video footage a few months ago, we’re hoping
We came across you and your brother through your drone flying when VReel started off as a drone platform. How long have you been flying a drone and how did you get into it? We’ve been flying drones for many years, probably around seven years, more or less. In Holland we were one of the first companies using drones for making videos and photography.
We have some really exciting news! Since we started VReel, co-founder Edward Thomas always dreamt about creating a tool for easy video creation. A few months
Navigate to vreel.co/become-pilot Click the big “Become a Contributor” button in the top section of the page Enter all of your details, be sure to pick a good
A few years ago it was quite common to send out anyone in the office to catch a few shots with a hobby drone. But as many countries
Very few drone enthusiasts can have missed out on the fact that leading Chinese drone manufacturer DJI have launched an FPV Drone at the beginning of the March
What is Aerial Footage? Aerial footage is simply footage collected from the air. Up until a couple of years ago, the most common way to collect aerial footage
What is a stock video subscription? A stock video subscription is a monthly, annual or lifetime subscription which allows a user to access and download stock video clips
From sunny California to the fjords of Norway, The northern forests in Sweden to the Australian beaches – and all the way out at sea on a sailing
The creative industries felt the full force of the pandemic with cut budgets, travel bans and much more. Film sets were shut down, agencies went remote and freelancers lost clients. As a result, we saw an increase in stock video sites and an increase in demand for tools that assisted our remote working.
Stock media platforms often offer their digital assets via different licenses. The most common are “editorial” and “royalty-free”. But what does that really mean, and what are the
Uploading your footage to stock platforms is a great way to earn a passive income. Many videographers and drone pilots keep hard drive after hard drive of unused footage, stock platforms are a great way to turn this old work into cash.
Why to choose fair stock video platforms? Stock video platforms have changed over the last couple of years. With an increase in available footage online the prices have
What is a background video and why might you want one? Background videos are videos that are placed in the background of your website or homepage. Also known
In January 2021 all of the European Union countries will get the same rules for flying a drone, thank god. This means no more panic posts in local drone pilot groups on facebook, spending hours on UAV Coach or asking local police officers who know less than you.
The cost of stock video – how much should you pay? Over the last couple of years the supply of stock footage has increased, resulting in a dramatic