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We Couldn’t Do it Without You

I’m fortunate to have met many different types of personalities and people in my job over the years, but I’m not talking about the visionaries, celebs, presenters, politicians and sports personalities. This blog is about the important people. The one’s on the other side of the lens. The folk behind the camera that create the […]

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Harry Potter and the Pillars of Production Part 4 – Storyboards and Modeling

I’ve always found storyboards and models created for film rather enchanting, so to see the masses of beautiful storyboards followed by the models that were made to depict certain iconic landscapes and buildings from the series was a real joy. Whether you’re interested in this side of things or not, both of these played a […]

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Jonny Pennington talks to Groundbreak Productions about technical SEO

Manchester’s Digital Scene Continued…

Last time we spoke to Jonny Pennington he was working at PushOn Digital as Marketing Manager, but since then it’s been all change for the Technical SEO wizard. Having moved on to Visualsoft Ltd, where he’s taken up the position of Lead SEO Strategist, we thought we would get more sagely advice from the man […]

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Harry Potter and the Pillars of Film Production Part 3 – Costumes and Props

From massive sets that needed decorating to making sure the variety of witches and wizards have their own style there was plenty of attention to detail that went in to creating all of the thousands of costumes and props for the films. Listening to and reading about some of the stories behind what the teams […]

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Taking a Look at Tech PR

We got the some great insight into tech PR agency Galibier from Senior Account Executive Lorna Kellett. Packed full of great information on what she does, what makes for good PR, and the most common missed opportunities by brands, as well as a mention of Britney Spears, what more could you want! We certainly enjoyed hearing from […]

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Harry Potter and the Pillars of Film Production Part 2 – Special Effects

So following on from our previous post on the importance of sets and locations we’re moving swiftly on to look at special effects and how they played a huge part in the Potter films from Hogwarts to Hogsmeade. Being on the Warner Bros Studio Tour there was plenty of opportunity to see the special effects animation […]

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