Archive for the 'Video' Category

Is the Use of Video in Real Estate Marketing Increasing?

January 16th, 2019

A reader asked an interesting question last week: Has the use of video in real estate marketing increased over the past few (3) years? If so, why and how is it increasing? My first reaction was, of course it’s increased! We see the use of video exploding everywhere! But then I realized even though there […]

Wayne Capili of Interface Visual Interview

January 11th, 2019

Would the New DJI OSMO Pocket Work for Real Estate Walk-Through Video?

December 25th, 2018

??Ray in North Carolina asks: Has anyone purchased and begun using the DJI OSMO Pocket to provide walk thru video tours for clients? If you look at the reviews of the DJI OSMO Pocket, it is getting great reviews. Gerald Undone’s review to the right is just one example. There are many other positive reviews!

Grant Johnston Reviews the Zhiyun Crane 2 for Real Estate Video

December 21st, 2018

How to Shoot Real Estate Videos – TOP 10 TIPS

November 30th, 2018


What to Do When Your Realtor Client Wants to Give Your Video as a Gift to Their Client?

November 13th, 2018

Diane in Colorado asks: I had a client ask about giving my video to her clients as a gift. The way I see it, with regards to photography, is that the images have value to the agent beyond the listing i.e. can be used on their website/marketing as stock images so they would have to […]

Steamboat Springs Colorado Realtor Charlie Dresen Debates Himself

November 10th, 2018

? Charlie Dresen, Realtor in Steamboat Springs Colorado and longtime PFRE Video Contest juror created this video of him debating with himself about the Steamboat real estate market. Great job Charlie!

Example of $50,000 Real Estate Video Marketing in Newport Beach

October 18th, 2018

Tim Krueger down in Southern California pointed out this video promoting a new $45 million Balboa Peninsula mansion and an article in the LA Times about Tim Smith, the listing agent. Update: Also, at, Tim Smith the listing agent explains the background for this film and why they made it. The LA Times article […]

Davinci Resolve 15: A Free Full-Featured Video Editor

September 20th, 2018

??Greg in British Columbia says: I wanted to recommend Davinci Resolve to you and your readers. It is a fantastic non-linear editing (video editing) system. When I see or hear of people trying to do video editing with iMovie, I wonder if maybe they have never heard of Davinci Resolve. With the new version 15, […]

Villa Tropicbird – Ultra Luxury Private Villa in Seychelles Islands

September 14th, 2018

? I can’t resist commenting on this inspiring property video. The property is in Seychelles Islands north and east of Madagascar. Here’s what got my attention:

Recent Nikon and Canon Mirrorless Announcements–Anything Important for Real Estate Photographers?

September 13th, 2018

The last couple of weeks, I’ve been watching the announcements and reviews of the Nikon Z and Canon EOS R mirrorless to see if there was anything in the announcements that may be important to real estate photographers. I don’t think there was! I think a primary consideration for someone just getting in the real […]

A Hollywood Approach to Real Estate Video by Tri-Blend Media

September 7th, 2018

How to Shoot Real Estate Video by Parker Walbeck

September 6th, 2018

Recently, I ran across this amazing little video tutorial that is a very concise and surprisingly complete tutorial on how to shoot real estate video. In it, Parker Walbeck goes through the following subjects: Landing gigs What to charge Pre-planning Camera gear Camera settings Composition Setting focus Camera movements Lighting Shooting order This video is […]

How to Shoot Luxury Real Estate

August 24th, 2018

Where Do You Get Legal Music for Videos and Tours?

August 22nd, 2018

Kelvin in Bigsky Country says: Could you guys do another post regarding finding music for videos? That’s always the worst part of making a video – finding music for it, and the frustrating amount of time it takes to find good music. It can take as long to find music as it does to edit […]