A guide to hiring a photographer/videographer

Obviously, the last thing you’d want to see is an optician performing dental work on you. The same applies to photography, it’s a huge industry with many specialisations. At Ingrained, we are fortunate to have a pool of highly specialised people working alongside us for many projects. Help us make it right by giving us all the information you can By giving us as much information at possible from the beginning it helps us understand exactly what you are looking for. What do you want photographed or videoed? Hopefully it’s pretty clear that you won’t be approaching us for pet …

Pricing Headshot and Portrait Photography

In order to keep pricing open and transparent we break down how we charge for our portrait sessions. Also, we understand that there are different requirements for the types of headshot and portrait photography you need. Below is our guide on what can work best for you and your team. Corporate Headshot Pricing Number of people Cost One Person £140 2 – 4 People £100 5-9 People £80 10-15 People £70 16-20 People £65 20+ People £60 Editorial Portrait Pricing Number of People Digital Cost Analog Cost One Person £180 £250 2-4 People £150 £200 5+ People £100 £160 Usage …

Pricing Real Estate & Product Photography.

The old adage, ‘how long is a piece of string?’ is very much applicable here. Dependant upon the variables will determine what a chargeable rate is. For some people photographing a product needs only have the absolute basics in order to deliver it to a client. For others, all the bells and whistles – used in a catalog, TV advert, special effects in videos or heavy alteration to the environment all add in to the final cost. The Cost All costs are based on media being used for social advertising, internet use, in store display advertising. For extra uses such …

Panel Discussion Video and Podcasts

We have been working alongside some fantastic clients in the Arts and Culture sector. We also share the same belief of accessibility to information within the arts world. Having teamed up with one of the best contemporary galleries in London, Ingrained, along side Gazelli Art House bring historic relevance as …

Editorial Marketing Videos

More often than not, now, many users expect brands to engage in dialogue with their audience. It’s important to utilise editorial marketing as a long-term strategy within content marketing. It’s there to attract and keep customers and give a learning or entertaining point of view. Editorial marketing content steers away from the “I, we” of a brand and moves towards the “you” the customer/audience. Practices such as this increase engagement.   Audiences expect brands to curate and publish content to the digital world. Whether its the form of blog posts, photo essays or standalone video content. These serve to build …

Product Sales Video

Photography has been used in product sales for a long time. It emphasises the key features and focuses in on the areas you’d like your customers to see. Most items for sale online generally have an associated media asset, in most cases photography). However with product sales video playing an ever more important role in sales and content generation it’s possible to utilise this into the existing media asset libraries you have. In social media videos account for 135% more organic reach than photo posts . Also audiences prefer to watch videos under 5 minutes in length on their smart phones. …

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The Creators Podcast – 01: Camera Buying General Information

I frequently get asked by people “What type of camera should I buy?” The simple answer is that there is no “Simple Answer”. In this episode, I explain what an absolute beginner should consider when buying a camera that goes beyond using their smartphone. Whether it’s to improve your Instagram …