EP-9-Blog

In the fall of 2014, marketing agency COO Chris Leone (@ChrisLeone) became a father, while being diagnosed with cancer. This is the story of how life-threatening events taught Chris to filter out life’s noise, reduce stress, and become a more…

Premiere Pro Tutorial

Kyle Wilson, our Head of Post Production, leads us on a another Let’s Learn: Premiere Pro Tutorial. In this episode he shares the best performance settings for Premiere Pro (or Premiere Pro CC, CC 2014, CC 2015). These settings and…

5-SEO-Tips-Video-Ranking

Who doesn’t want their content to end up at the top of search? If that weren’t the case then there wouldn’t be an endless stream of spammers offering their affordable SEO services on a daily basis. SEO (aka Search Engine…

Start-With-Why

Guest contributor Stephanie Gray (@steph_gray on Twitter) shares her thoughts on a book and approach we really hold dear here at Phanta, Simon Sinek’s “Start With Why”. The first time I heard about Simon Sinek and his “golden circle” theory…

Commercial-John-Lewis

UK based retailer John Lewis (you know, the company that delivers stunning Christmas commercials each year including the 2014 imaginary penguin named Monty and the 2013 The Bear and the Hare?) has recently released a commercial for their Home Insurance…

#LifeAtPhanta

Our intern Seymour Zeynalov (Aspiring Video Editor) was given the chance to shoot and cut a fun side project for us here at Phanta. In case you ever wondered what the behind the scenes looks like at a production company,…

Video Production Company

Hiring a video production company to create videos for your business can be an expensive endeavor, but also a very valuable business investment. It can feel risky having to put money up-front for a project, so just like you wouldn’t…

Premiere Pro Tutorial

Kyle Wilson, our Head of Post Production, leads us on a new Let’s Learn: Premiere Pro Tutorial. He shares some quick tips on how to mix the sound for a video quickly to make sure it’s balanced, consistent and clear….

Giving Back Program

For founder Blake Mycoskie of TOMS, philanthropy isn’t just part of the brand, it’s at the core of his business model. In case you aren’t familiar with the ultra-successful company, TOMS launched in 2006 with a simple premise: for every…

Apple Music Discovery

In the latest campaign for its new streaming service Apple Music, Apple has returned to its roots. Embracing a simplicity and elegance that feels so minimalistic its style and production value can easily be overlooked, the thee spot campaign (as…

Periscope

What do you do when Roland and Leah are unavailable and we don’t have a special guest? Grab an app we know little about and try it out live. Louis Vazenios and Kyle Wilson join Mark to talk about Periscope…

Video in Social Media

It’s crazy to think at one time there wasn’t even an option to use video in your social media strategy. Fast-forward to today and video has quickly become one of the most engaging forms of content on social media. Popular…