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Featured Video by Vic DeVore of DeVoreDesign

March 22nd, 2019

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Walk-Through Video Is Kicking My Butt–How Can I Improve?

March 19th, 2019

Mike in Florida says: Video is kicking my butt. See an example here (or to the right). Mixed lighting is the primary reason. In Florida, we are closer to the equator and everyone has film on their windows to reduce unwanted interior solar heating. The films are all different but generally reduce the red. In […]

Narrated Walkthrough Video by Fred Light

March 15th, 2019

I selected this video from Fred Light’s recent videos but didn’t have time to get his comments on it. Fred is the master of the narrated walk-through real estate video! He has been doing this kind of video since 2006 or before and has been refining his technique all the way. This is a great […]

Gilligan’s Guesthouse Philippines Timelapse – by Mac Art Visuals

March 10th, 2019

?I wanted to feature one of my favorite promotional videos by Allan MacKenzie in Brisbane, Australia. The thing about this video that has always fascinated me is the way that Allan has mixed a timelapse view of the clouds into this video. Below is Allan’s description of the video. About the Video Back in 2013, I […]

How Do You Make Doors Open by Themselves in Real Estate Video?

March 5th, 2019

Oliver in Southern California asked: I am starting out in real estate videography and I had a question about a specific effect in post-processing and filming. In many real estate videos, I see doors and sliding doors opening without any assistance. It is as if the doors were operated remotely or by ghosts. As interesting […]

Featured Real Estate Video by Travis Rowan – Living Maui Media

March 1st, 2019

This week’s featured video is by Travis Rowan Living Maui Media. Travis says: I worked directly with the owner of this one-of-a-kind estate to produce both stills and a video that he would then provide to the broker of his choice. Actually, I had a four-minute phone call with him and a few very short […]

Featured Real Estate Video by Joe Zekas in Chicago

February 22nd, 2019

Joe Zekas who runs yochicago.com shoots walk-through video for professional rental management companies. He does not shoot for Realtors. Joe says: I stopped working with Realtors about 3 years ago, and turn away requests to do so. Since then I’ve shot nearly 1,200 apartment walk-through videos. Most of them have been at the luxury end […]

Featured Real Estate Video by Beeston Media

February 15th, 2019

This week’s featured real estate video is by Beeston Media of Bristol, UK. Hamish describes this video as follows:

Where to Host Your Video and Why

February 11th, 2019

Last week I had an interesting discussion with a reader about video hosting. The reader was complaining that on many posts I embed YouTube videos (like this post) when you do that when the video ends it displays a series of thumbnails that if clicked link to other videos on your YouTube home page. I’d […]

The Lodge at Steamboat Springs – by Charlie Dresen

February 1st, 2019

Grant Johnston Talks About What Frame Rate to Use for Video

January 25th, 2019

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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