READ MORE Join us here as we put the spotlight on four fantastic public sector videos and explain why they're so damn effective! READ MORE Making a short version of your shiny new video is a REALLY good idea. Come and join us as we explain why video length is important right here! READ MORE Looking to optimise your company’s LinkedIn page? If so, join us as we tell you about how you can do this through uploading videos! READ MORE If your manufacturing company isn't utilising video yet it really needs to start doing so! Join us here as we provide you with four reasons why! READ MORE Whether you film on your phone horizontal or vertical isn't the biggest issue but it is important! Come and read our thoughts on this here! READ MORE In this blog post we discuss "marginal gains" and how to get above your competition through the use of video! Come and find out how right here! READ MORE "The Wolves" are making an impression on the European stage! See why we think this is great news for the West Midlands as a whole right here! READ MORE Have a read and watch to see why Oli's favourite project is an animated video we made for the University of Wolverhampton! READ MORE So, what makes a good custom thumbnail for your video? Well, here’s a few thoughts from us on that very question with Mike READ MORE Yes, you really should be making custom thumbnails for your videos! Join us as we explain the myriad of reasons why right here! READ MORE Video production is the process of creating content to form a digital video – but it’s much more than just filming, let us explain! READ MORE We examine six videos created by manufacturing companies and explain how they’re effective, and why we think they’re flipping great! READ MORE Welcome to the first blog in our new ‘STM Stories’ series. For this initial post, we go back to the start and tell you about the company’s very first project! READ MORE There are a number of really good reasons why your videos should be equipped with subtitles! Join us as we tell you what they are right here! READ MORE Check out what Matt and Mike learnt from the great athlete and politician Seb Coe at a business event held at the NEC in Birmingham! READ MORE Have a read and a watch to see why Mike's favourite video production project to date is the famous "Straight Outta Compton Hospice"! READ MORE Join us as we explain why we think animation is the perfect way to make stories that most businesses have to tell go from insipid to inspiring! READ MORE Join us as we showcase six brilliant videos created by higher education providers across the world and explain why we think they're particularly great! READ MORE “What is a storyboard, and why is one so important?!” Join us as we answer those questions - and others - right here! READ MORE There are some really great charity videos out there. Join us as we pick six of our favourites and tell you why we like them so much! READ MORE We asked everyone at STM to share their favourite project to date. Have a read to see why Gurpreet loves an animated explainer video! READ MORE See how we got on at the 'Get Digital' event hosted by the Marches Growth Hub starring the European Vice-President of Twitter, Bruce Daisley! READ MORE We asked everyone at STM to share their favourite project. Have a read to see why Jamie loves a typography animation! READ MORE In this blog entry we give you a few pointers as to how you can use your video to its absolute maximum. Read on for these and much more! READ MORE We asked everyone at STM to share their favourite project to date and why it’s their Number One. Have a read to see why Sarah loves a kit launch video! READ MORE So, what exactly is a video script? Join us as we answer that question and tell you how to write a really good one right here! READ MORE Join us and have a watch of Mike as he lets us know what the seven key things that you should consider before purchasing a video are. READ MORE Why would a video production company be based in the West Midlands? That's the poser we're tackling in this blog post! READ MORE “How do I get more views on YouTube?” That’s a good question, so, for this article, we wanted to re-visit the world of YouTube once more to tackle it! READ MORE We need to talk about B-Roll! What is it? Why is it important? Join us as we answer those questions in this blog entry right here! READ MORE Do your video productions need audio? That's the very question we're tackling in this blog post! Join us as we reveal what we think right here! READ MORE In recent years, the world of video production has undergone a period of innovation. Let us tell you how right here! READ MORE It's time for another 'Meet the Team' blog post, where we meet our video production team. This time it's our Animation Assassin, Gurpreet! READ MORE There are many positive things going on in the West Midlands (at the time of writing) that we can think of. Join us for those and much more! READ MORE Ever wondered what the heck video brochures are? If so - you're in luck! Join us right here as we tell you all you need to know! READ MORE You can upload videos onto your Google My Business listing – and we think it’s a really good idea to do so! Join us here to find out how! READ MORE Politicians do have one thing going for them – they understand how effective video can be for them. Join us here for seven great political videos! READ MORE It's a sad fact that some corporate videos are better than others. Join us here for six truly terrible corporate videos that will get your toes curling! READ MORE Want to know what happened when we were invited to a Midlands Enterprise Universities event in June 2018? Join us here to find out! READ MORE How can charities utilise a charity video or animations? That's the question we're tackling in this blog post - join us for that and much more right here! READ MORE Join us as we go "behind the scenes" for a day of filming at Dale Fort in Pembrokeshire for Field Studies Council! READ MORE Join us for the seventh instalment of our ‘Meet the Team’ blog posts, where we meet our video production team. This time it's our Organiser, Oli! READ MORE Corporate videos don’t have to be the pits of the Earth! Join us as we show you six awesome corporate videos and tell you why we love them! READ MORE Join us for our sixth instalment of our ‘Meet the Team’ blog posts. This time it's our Video Vending Machine, Sarah! READ MORE We're thrilled to say we've won an award! Join us for this blog entry where we reveal all about our 'Micro Business of the Year' triumph! READ MORE Join us for the fifth instalment of our ‘Meet the Team’ blog posts, where we meet our video production team. This time around it's our Word Wizard, Patrick! READ MORE Is video becoming the leading marketing tool for businesses? That's the question we aim to answer in this blog post all about video marketing! READ MORE Join us for the fourth instalment of our ‘Meet the Team’ blog posts. This time around it's our Professional Doodler, Jamie! READ MORE Shock horror - we don't think you should come to us for every animation! Join us as we discuss what an animation creator is and how it can help you! READ MORE Join us for our third instalment of our ‘Meet the Team’ blog posts, where we meet our video production team. This time around it's our Video Guru, Tom! READ MORE What the heck is an “explainer animation”, and how much would a minute-long one cost? Join us as we answer those questions - and others - right here! READ MORE Join us for the second instalment of our ‘Meet the Team’ blog posts. This time it's our Chief Biscuit Dunker, Mike! READ MORE Join us as we go "behind the scenes" on a very special personalised video project we worked on with the University of Wolverhampton! READ MORE Join us for the first instalment of our ‘Meet the Team’ blog posts, First up it's our President of Overthinking, Matt! READ MORE Want to see how we got on at the 2017 instalment of the Black Country Chamber of Commerce Awards? If so, join us right here! READ MORE Join our animator Jamie for this very special blog post where he takes you through the animation process step-by-step! READ MORE Join us as we tell you all about how we did some “steppin’ out" for a charity walk organised by The Haven Wolverhampton! READ MORE We have a new drone for our aerial videography services! Join us as we discuss the differences between our old drone and our new one! READ MORE Join us as we give you the ultimate lowdown on what you definitely shouldn't be wearing when next on camera! READ MORE When it comes to videos, we believe that the shorter the better. Join us as we delve into the tricky subject of ideal video length in more detail here! READ MORE Facebook isn’t one to rest on its laurels, which is why it's introducing a new feature - Facebook Cover Videos. Join us as we tell you all about them here! READ MORE For this blog post we wanted to pick out a select few of our clients and reveal a bit about them and how our video production services were of assistance! READ MORE In this blog entry we turn our attention to a behind the scenes video we created for our day of filming at Dogs Trust Evesham! READ MORE As proud residents of the city itself we take a look at the regeneration of Wolverhampton currently taking place here! READ MORE Ever wondered which type of animation would best suit your business? Join us as we discuss this and much more in this blog entry! READ MORE In this blog we’ll discuss the potential impacts of viral video, and why video production companies should never sell you a video with the idea of it going viral. READ MORE Join us as we list our top ten dreaded business buzzwords and tell you why you need to stop using them immediately! READ MORE In this blog we’ll discuss your options when looking at licensing music for your corporate video - plus what to do when you can’t license the ideal track. READ MORE We’ve worked on and seen the use of motion graphics in tricky explanatory guides and ‘how to’ videos – but what actually are motion graphics? READ MORE Customers are more receptive to a product after watching a video. Here are 7 reasons why we think your business needs corporate video! READ MORE Join us as we discuss what Facebook Live Video is, and whether it's a good opportunity for your company to increase its external visibility online! READ MORE How many times have you moved on after watching the first 15 seconds of video because it wasn't what you expected? READ MORE In this blog, we’ve outlined our top 10 tips for contacting, working and maintaining relationships with video production companies. Enjoy! READ MORE We discuss the benefits of animated video versus a live recording and give you some tips for exploring your video production options! READ MORE “What is rotoscope animation?” probably wasn’t the first question on your mind when you woke up this morning, and to be honest it wasn’t for us, either. READ MORE Find out how your videos can get more views with video SEO! READ MORE See how we got on when we conducted a day's filming at London Zoo! READ MORE It’s not every day you get the chance to work on projects for Jaguar Land Rover! READ MORE See how we got on in a charity football tournament held in the summer of 2015! READ MORE Stats, stats, and more stats! All the video stats you could ever need are right here! READ MORE Why are voice-overs from professional voice actors important for your videos? We discuss that very question - and more - right here! READ MORE See how our drone got on when we took it on a little tour right here! READ MORE We created a 2D animation for Wolves FC. Let us tell you all about it right here! READ MORE Why should you use professional and tailor made music for your videos? Join us as we discuss these questions - and more - right here! READ MORE Ever thought about having subtitles on your videos? If so, join us as we discuss what they are and why you could need them right here! READ MORE Join us as we take a look at the script writing stages you’ll need to go through to create a fantastic video!