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A Special Thanks on This Valentine’s Day

Happy Valentine's Day to everyone from us here at MessageMakers!

In the spirit Valentine's Day, we wanted to take today to express our love and appreciation to everyone who has supported us over the past 40 years (and counting). To all of our clients we have done business with, thank you.

Video Production Through the Past Decade

We stumbled across an old video production tip sheet and "introduction" to video production resource from a while back (almost exactly 10 years ago) and wanted to compare our decade old video production process to today's. Although some things have changed, such as the technology and distribution methods, the fundamentals of the video production and creative flow have been the same for years.

Pewamo-Westphalia High School Visits MessageMakers!

Pewamo-Westphalia High School came to visit MessageMakers to take a tour of our office, network with us, eat pizza and get some feedback on their PSA short films that they made in groups!

 

We had so much fun showing them around the studio, telling each of them about what we do and explaining all of our video equipment and services.

How to Be The Interviewee

Photo by Sam McGhee on Unsplash

Here at MessageMakers, we interview a lot of people. Quite frankly, it's one of our favorite parts of what we do. We love getting to meet and learn from all different kinds of interesting people. That being said, we understand that talking in front of the camera can be stressful and nerve-wracking, especially if you don't do it very often.

Let it Snow, Let it Snow, Let it Snow…

It's the season of giving! We decided to take a little break from our daily routine to decorate around the office to spread joy and positivity. We believe spreading holiday cheer is important and valuable.

Here are some photos from our day of decorating along with how our staff is planning to celebrate the holidays!

 

 

"I'm going to spend time over the holidays with my family.

Happy Turkey Day!

MessageMakers would like to wish everyone a Happy Thanksgiving! We hope your weekend is filled with happiness, positivity, love and A LOT of food! In the holiday spirit, we asked some of our employees how they're celebrating this Thanksgiving weekend.

Tips for Video Production With Rob Sumbler

We interviewed our video producer and director of photography, Rob Sumbler, to ask for some of his tips and tricks for good production during an interview style video.

Q: What are the most important things to take into consideration while shooting an interview?

A: The biggest thing is what's in the frame, how the person looks and what they're in front of.

MSU Broad College of Business: Executive Leadership for Women

This past October, MSU Broad College of Business celebrated the 10th Anniversary of the Executive Leadership for Women: Strategies to Enhance Success program where female business professionals with generally 8-18 years of experience gather to discuss topics as businesswomen in today's workplace.