Posts by Hannah Taylor

Virtual Event on a Laptop Computer Screen

5 Ways to Guarantee a Successful Virtual Event

Virtual is the new normal. At this point, it’s unavoidable. For our safety, your safety, and the safety of everyone everywhere, any event typically held in larger groups has now been switched to a format made much more of pixels than of people. But here at DVI, we’re not just accepting that new normal. We’re...

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Staycation

5 Ways to Staycation in Style

We all have to admit: the world looks very different right now, and it’s exhausting. Considering the current state of the economy, the commotion of an election year, and continuing coronavirus-related separation between some people and their loved ones, this is a time when nearly everyone deserves to take at least a weekend getaway. That’s...

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How to Make Your Video Sound Perfect

How to Make Your Video Sound Perfect

Audio excellence is essential in video: bad sound design can wreck the final product, even if the video’s perfectly shot, edited, and acted. Background noise behind voiceover can distract your audience from an important message. Loud distractions on shoot day can cost you dollars in extensive editing fixes. And tasteless music can ruin the feeling...

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Matthew Lopes, CEO of The DVI Group

Matthew Lopes: An Entrepreneur’s Guide to Growth

We’re so proud of our CEO—and recently, the world got to see why when he was honored as an EY Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2020 Southeast Finalist! In recognition of this big honor, we decided to sit down with Matthew and get a few of his thoughts on DVI, entrepreneurship, and what it means to persevere....

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How to Budget for Video

How to Budget for Video

So you’ve decided to take the leap: it’s time to enlist the help of an agency or other third party to produce your latest video project! Whether you’re ordering a video for marketing purposes, training and development, or to aid in public relations, we’re sure you want your video content to be the best it...

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Aptos Case Study

Aptos Case Study

Aptos is the kind of company that helps other companies simplify things, and we were determined to explain that vision clearly and impactfully. Read on to find out specifics about how we created a multipurpose marketing video for their products! First, some background. Aptos provides retailers everywhere with powerful software solutions from their global headquarters...

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A Drone used in footage for video production

3 Reasons You Should Put Drone Footage in Your Next Video

When video marketing or training offers viewers diverse shots, engaging actors, and a compelling storyline, viewers are much more likely to stay engaged with the video’s messaging. Enter drone footage! You’ve probably seen it before: those beautiful, exciting aerial shots that pan smoothly over enticing landscapes and cityscapes. Those types of shots used to be...

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How To be Creative in Video Production During COVID-19

How to Make Soup from Leftovers: Creative Production During COVID-19

We know, we know—this pandemic is getting to us all. And yet, business must go on: companies are cautiously opening up their brick-and-mortar locations, video agencies (like us) are booking filming locations, and we’re all starting to implement the many social distancing guidelines that form new public space norms. But the way we do business...

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Kevin - Sales

Introducing Our New VP of Sales and Business Development: Kevin Ford!

The DVI Group is incredibly excited to welcome aboard our new Vice President of Sales and Business Development, Kevin Ford! Kevin brings more than 20 years of experience in high-quality client service, revenue generation, and strategic partnership building to our growing team of talented individuals. A bit about Kevin After earning his degree in Business...

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