Digital Distribution Options

How to Sell a Movie: Course 3 of 7 - Digital Movie Distribution Options As of this writing, there are a lot of filmmakers who want to be on Netflix. Unfortunately - also at this moment - Netflix is one of the most challenging of the digital movie distribution options to get on. First off [...]

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John Yianni Stamas Discusses Digital Film Distribution Elements

As we established last week, selling a movie today is much different than it was even five years ago. In order to sell a movie you need distribution elements or deliverables as detailed in the current Art Gush course. We live in a digital age therefore movies of today are distributed digitally. This also opens [...]

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Find Your Image

When we say "find your image" we mean literally "finding your images" as in discovering stock graphics and photos for your website. It's often best to create your own photographs and graphics if you can, but this is not always possible. Therefore stock graphics and photos become a viable alternative. Of course another type of [...]

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Discover Your Audience with John Yianni Stamas

Discovering who your audience is, is a critical step but how do you do it? This is the question being raised in the first of 9 installments that we are currently working on for our latest Art Gush online course series entitled "How to Create a Web Publication." Figuring out who your demographic is and [...]

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How to Find Your Soulmate

Quite some time back we made a feature film that was originally released episodically on cable television. We also created a soulmate campaign to promote the project. Since in our newsletter we've been talking a lot lately about introverts and extroverts, we figured we'd bring back the soulmate quiz which is based on the personality [...]

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Platinum Pias: should they be Online only?

We've been getting feedback from those who do not live in (or have easy access to) New York City that they would like to participate in the Platinum Pias process more. It's true that holding the Platinum Pias Community Awards Show in Manhattan, the Big Apple, precludes the involvement in some facets of those who [...]

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Art Gush for Introvert Artists

For more than a year Art Gush has been known as Lights Camera Read's online education destination that is teaching a weekly artist-introvert-friendly method for making a film or web series. But now that the post production phase has been reached in the procedure and the user is safely on her or his way to [...]

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Market Your Creativity

Between our blogs and newsletter, we reach over 15,000 artists monthly which is a lot of creative people who potentially would be interested in the topic "Market Your Creativity." There are a series of three questions you can ask yourself in order to market your creativity. These questions can be found below. For many of [...]

By | July 23rd, 2017|action|Comments Off on Market Your Creativity

Here is what you asked for

We present you with the newsletter reader award for outstanding participation in helping us with an informal survey. Hello everyone. Thank you for the overwhelming response to our question last week "What would you like to see more of?" It seems to have been a fairly balanced response. There were people in each category including [...]

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What would you like to see more of?

It is important to us at Lights Camera Read that this newsletter be of interest to you and maybe even provide you with some value. Therefore we would appreciate it if you would give us a return message on the topic "What would you like to see more of?" Would you like to see more [...]

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