News

10th Jul
2017
Phil Arkinstall and his Muse Creative Rose Gold Award

International Film Festivals and Awards,

Our Managing Director, Phil Arkinstall, has had plenty to celebrate recently.  Not only have we won Rose Gold at the Muse Awards but he’s had some other achievements to celebrate…. Phil was the Editor and Associate Producer on the feature film, The Marker, which premiered at the recent Edinburgh International Film Festival.  Not only has the […]

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17th May
2017
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Success at the 2017 Muse Creative Awards,

We are proud to announce that Ark Media Productions has won a Rose Gold recognition for best event video in the 2017 Muse Creative Awards competition.   This was for our work on the World’s first dual nation hackathon.  With over 1500 submissions from 35 countries worldwide, this is a fantastic achievement. The Muse Creative Awards […]

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16th May
2017
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Behind the scenes with Ark Media,

Our latest show reel and client case studies show the finished articles  so we thought you would be interested to see what it’s like behind the scenes.  The following shots were taken from different client shoots over the last few months….

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28th Mar
2017
Ark Media - New recruit

Ark Recruits A Successful YouTuber,

Ark Media have recruited new apprentice, Joe Grayston, a YouTuber with over 12,000 subscribers.  Despite being 17 Joe has been making videos and using YouTube to hone his craft for a number of years now.   Ark are already putting his editing and video production skills to good use.  Joe also has a keen interest […]

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16th Jan
2017
Ark Media Productions Team in Riyadh

The world’s first dual hackathon,

We were proud to have been selected as the film and production company  of the world’s first dual nation hackathon which was held in Riyadh and London and supported by the Deputy Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia. During the hackathon we had a crew of 7 in Riyadh and 7 in London filming the event […]

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16th Jan
2017
3 ways to measure your video marketing

3 Ways to Measure Video Marketing,

There are lots of different metrics you can apply to your video marketing and it really does boil down to what you want to achieve – view-times, watches, shares, comments, engagement - all of which are important.  More often than not it comes down to one (or more) of three things: lead generation sales brand [...]
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7th Nov
2016
Misk Hackathon filmed by Ark Media

Ark Media to film world’s first dual nation hackathon,

We are very proud to have been selected as the film and production company of the world’s first dual nation hackathon to be held in Riyadh and London and supported by the Deputy Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia. During the hackathon we will have a crew of 7 in Riyadh and 7 in London filming [...]
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7th Oct
2016
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Why storytelling is so important in video marketing,

Children and adults alike enjoy storytelling but storytelling in marketing is by no means child’s play.  Whatever type of video marketing campaign you plan, without incorporating some of these storytelling principles your audience will not mentally and emotionally connect with your videos. Tell your client’s story – not yours! A lot of the information you […]

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21st Sep
2016
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How Animation Can Help in Video,

Clients often forget how useful animation and motion graphics can be in videos.  It can support any type of video from internal comms, training or a promotional video. Whether it be for the full video or part of it there are a number of different ways you can and should incorporate animation in your video, [...]
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1st Sep
2016
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Six Ways to Use Video to Enhance your Internal Communications,

We’ve worked on a variety of internal comms projects, we believe video has a huge part to play in any internal comms strategy (but we would say that wouldn’t we?). Here are 6 ways you can use video to help your internal comms.

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