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PRESS RELEASE: NEW VIDEO PRODUCTION SPACE TO OPEN WINTER OF 2017 I PRODUCTION CRAFT

  We are thrilled to announce the creation of our brand-new space in Chicago’s West Town.  The 10,000 square foot facility will feature: 60 foot x 50 foot shooting space Storage for client projects Kitchen prep area On-site production house, pre and post production offices IP security tunnels to share content Robust fiber circuits providing […]

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Chicago venues with union labor

Venue Requirements: Chicago Labor Unions

Conventions, tradeshows and meetings serve as an epicenter for quality content. They can be one of the most efficient means for creating video because everyone is in the same place. But before you start recording, make sure you know the union requirements for both the venue and the projects you want to execute. Or partner [...]

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PRESS RELEASE: Production Craft Wins Two Telly Awards for Video in Fundraising, Charitable and Not-for-profit categories

Friends of Prentice Video features Woman Who Dies During Childbirth   CHICAGO, IL – June 1, 2015 – Production Craft, a digital video production company, announced as dual award winner for the 35th Annual Telly Awards. The two awards were given in the online video category – one for charitable and not-for-profit, the other for fundraising. With […]

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How to hire a video production camera crew

Top [5] five qualities to look for when hiring a cameraman or crew

Great attention is given to actors, directors and producers, but what about the guy (or gal) you never see – the one on the other side of the lens? The one who holds a 25 lb. piece of equipment on their shoulder, while walking along a bumpy road with their vision tunneled into a small [...]

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