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Hi all! Looking for a great social first DP. Think like viral trend videos. Want it to look UGC but still have a good level of production quality. Location can be NY or Orlando


Does anyone in here have any post production needs or leads? It's slow as hell out here for a junior post producer/coordinator


Can anyone list there favorite montage commercial spots. Under 60 sec.


I would love to shadow some directors in NYC, message me if you’re down. I do everything from concept to post production, but I feel like I lack professional corporate setting experience and would to … more


Hi friends, looking for a NYC-based videographer/social content creator with filming/directing chops (with their own equip) that would be avail for a last min shoot Friday 9/29? Budget is low but it’s… more


Hi just wanted to take a poll - What do you use for your website? Wix or Squarespace? Or something else? I see lots of photogs with cool sites these days…


Anyone here make the jump from agency creative to directing? What was your journey?

I’m a freelance CD/CW and was offered my advertising dream job a few years back but decided to stay freelance and do the film sch… more


I'm an experienced writer/director/video producer and recently lost my role due to the wga strike. I've got experience in entertainment and marketing and looking for work - freelance or full-time… more


Hello! Looking for comedy directors for a lo-fi project in LA coming up mid- July!


Does anyone know of a good data recovery place in NYC - hard drive crashed and need to recover footage!


I am a freelance director that does real people doc style commercials. I would like to connect with commercial production companies in the west coast. Any recommendations?


I'm a freelance creative producer, cw, and video director looking for work nationwide. Based in Austin but down to travel wherever I'm needed. I've got years of experience in both entertainmen… more


Directors that also shoot stills - What are some of the major challenges of doing both and have you noticed any major changes in the content creation landscape in the last several months that might sway you to al… more


A friend is looking to hire a director full time in LA in-house for a fitness brand, doing videos very similar to those for the classes that are on Peloton. Directing the class instructors, etc. Does… more


I’m trying to figure out what I’m worth. I’m a director / editor who works directly in-house at an agency. I’ve directed several (roughly one a month) broadcast spots in the last year for a national f… more


How can I pivot from working as an ad agency art director to a commercial director/DP? I’m trying to get on as much commercial production experience as possible in my current role to build up experien… more


Anyone have lines on directing gigs (comedy or otherwise)? I'm finishing a long-term job and looking to next year. I've won several awards for sorry films I've made, have creative producin… more


Question for directors: how often do you not get a copy of the footage when you work on a project? Ever? Or is this common? Thanks!


Looking for a lifestyle Photographer in Florida. Any recommendations?


Hi - Are have all productions halted during this time or do you know of anyone still shooting?


What are you folks using to share demo reels? And share project files for approvals? We have used media silo but now it is shift and expensive. Looking at Vimeo? Thoughts? Thanks!


Miles Jay at Smuggler is the best commercial director working right now.

Just sayin. Dude has the talent to pull a Ridley Scott.

Any Advice for an agency creative that wants to transition into film (directing) eventually?

Looking for food/tabletop directors. Looking for something interesting. Anyone stand out?

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When should one confidently say “I am a Director of Photography”? Holding a camera comes with a slew of titles, should those titles be reflective of one’s skill set or a dynamic free for all?


With the global economy softening, the time is right for a review of all aspects of your creative agency business.

What are the rude facts you’ve encountered when a recession hits Adland?

Need Boston-based photog recommends for some posed event photos @ my clients HQ in Downtown Boston. About 2 hrs worth of time, photog must have on-demand print capes & a site to host images. Thank… more

After a long time as CD/writer (pretty good on the awards, brands, etc...) I’m attempting a Madonna-like reinvention as a director. The reel is good (I’m told) if a shade narrow; heavy on (cont)...

Who directed the Pacifico crack of dawn spot?

Anyone have a good Talent Agreement template they’d be willing to share? Ideally geared toward digital usage

Recommendations for female directors with comedy chops?


Favorite voice over casting in LA?

Looking for a director with musician interviews on their reel for a non-union shoot. Ideally LA based but not required. Thanks!


Looking for a reasonably priced sound studio in Manhattan (record, mix, good facility with light sound design).Also - any local agents who rep good v/o talent (union and non)? Double bonus thanks!

Feature film pitch deck: InDesign or Pages?

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