olympics opening night

Aug. 19th | Posted by 0 comments
olympics opening night

London 2012, the night of the Olympics opening ceremony…and, what an incredible night!   As part of a documentary shoot over the entire Games period, we were there with two crews filming for Docklands Light Railway (DLR). DLR were one of the main transport service providers during the Olympic and Paralympic Games and they wanted […]

tips for an engaging talking head

Jul. 31st | Posted by 0 comments
tips for an engaging talking head

Anyone can create a talking head video and upload it to their blog or YouTube. But so many of the amateur videos out there can be boring, with viewers switching off after a few seconds. So how do you create a really great talking head video? The trick is to make a video clip that […]

making a catering company promo

Jul. 29th | Posted by 0 comments
making a catering company promo

When mediapool were approached to produce a promo showcasing the talents and rather wonderful produce of a family run catering company, we knew we had to focus on the people as well as just the food. Taking creative inspiration from Hollywood director Wes Anderson, we spent our pre-production time ‘casting’ Connect Catering’s real life chefs. […]

shooting our aerial footage

Jul. 15th | Posted by 0 comments
shooting our aerial footage

Aerial filming is one of the most challenging types of shoot there is. Not only are you relying on the camera-operator to get the best shots, you are also trusting the pilot to give you the desired movement from the aircraft…and, more importantly, to keep you safe! As you will see from the video above, […]

filming live events

Jul. 10th | Posted by 0 comments
filming live events

Filming live events requires careful planning and adaptability. Whether you are covering a product launch, conference, symposium, Q&A panel or even a live surgical procedure, there are a lot of things to consider. Mediapool will help plan coverage of your live events and deliver the following key elements for a successful broadcast: Scoping the Venue […]

why use professional video?

Mar. 1st | Posted by 0 comments
why use professional video?

Video content is a valuable asset. In fact, by 2014, 90% of all internet traffic is expected to be made up from video content. But getting people to sit through your videos can be challenging, considering 33% of viewers say “no thank you” and move on after watching just 30 seconds. 44% lose interest and […]


selected videos

CarelineUK - Carole's Story
aerial filming showreel
webcast & conference showreel
spacelabs - pathfinderSL promo
talking heads showreel
medical animation showreel


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