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NI video marketing hacks: how to enable HD videos in Facebook

Hand holding mobile phone, using thumb to enable HD videos in Facebook
Raise the quality of your social media content by enabling HD videos in Facebook - with automatic uploading (tip: it works for photos, too). For example, if you or your business has shot some video, or employed a pro to shoot some. Naturally then, you want to share the video online, but when you upload it, the quality is poor. How come? And can it be fixed? The answer is yes. You just need to make some account changes to enable HD videos in Facebook and then you’re good. Here’s how to do it on your phone: Open the Facebook application on your phone and ...

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Lookers Electric Charge – Car Share Video

Lookers Electric Charge - Car Share

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With video, art and architecture rocks… and how to humanise inanimate objects

Weekly blog 02.02.17. What we learned in the past week: 1. That Gilbert and George are, like, really cool. Our videographer Will was more than impressed by the edgy artistic duo whilst filming them for the Arts Council NI at the MAC theatre. So impressed, that is, that he even arranged his own selfie with them. Now that's dedication. Not that he was awe-struck or anything, he still managed to produce this slick film of the historic event. Like many regional cities, Belfast doesn't get enough international quality art, so hats off to the folks at The Mac for quite a ...

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Teaser videos, a new NI museum gem and a neat video marketing tool

Weekly blog 23.01.17: Another week as 2018 starts slipping into high gear and video marketing plans hatched last year start to come to fruition. Last week SmartVideo gained some new insights into the worlds of video marketing and video production in Northern Ireland. Teaser trailers Our teaser trailer for the exquisite House Belfast, the new hotel and bar complex on Botanic Avenue, received widespread praise and tens of thousands of video views. Expertly shot by our director of photography, Paul McParland, this was a classic teaser trailer for what is ...

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Capturing the glamour of the Belfast Telegraph Sports Awards

The highlight of the Northern Ireland sporting scene’s social calendar is undoubtedly the Belfast Telegraph Sports Awards. Every year a team of celebrities, up and coming athletes and the cream of Northern Ireland’s business and media worlds join forces with the Telegraph to honour our finest sports stars and their remarkable achievements. This year was a first – the Sports Awards were held in the magnificent new extension at Belfast’s Waterfront. More than 500 people filled the enormous Hall 1 at the complex for the Awards, and SmartVideo filmed and ...

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