The beauty of stock footage
Stock footage is fun to make fun of. (We’re not above it ourselves.) But if you’ve watched our videos or browsed our clips, you know it can actually be pretty awesome. In addition to its high production values, stock video can save you time, effort, and money — and help you tell a better story, one you might not have been able to tell otherwise.
In this article for ProVideo Coalition, we look at The Beauty of Stock Footage.
See the Dubai cityscape clip used above.
Meet Derek Armstrong McNeill
Derek McNeill has been telling visual stories most of his life. The Seattlite first honed his eye working as a photographer in the US Air Force, then worked in advertising art direction and design. He now divides his time shooting his own documentary projects and stock footage. “After carrying around a camera kit for years, telling visual […] Read more