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Best Practices With New Clients, Finding More Clients, Moving To LA [Ep164]

I am answering your questions on the best practices when meeting with new clients, how to find more clients, advantages of moving to LA, and more. I asked you guys to submit your questions via our instagram account and as always, you submitted great questions. Please feel free to leave your feedback on this, or any other episode. I am always open to improving this podcast to make the best available content possible for freelance filmmakers. Don't forget the join our ever-growing community of freelance filmmakers right on our Facebook Group.iFilmmaker Affiliates:

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Aug. 10, 2020

Best Practices With New Clients, Finding More Clients, Moving To LA […

I am answering your questions on the best practices when meeting with new clients, how to find more clients, advantages of moving…

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Aug. 5, 2020

When Passion Meets Success - with Joel Famularo [Ep163]

Director/DP Joel Famularo, creator of Phantom LUTS, joins us on this episode to share his journey as a passionate creative since …

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July 29, 2020

Sony A7siii, Canon EOS R5 & URSA Mini 12K [Ep162]

My friend Fernando Gomez joins us on this episode to discuss a crazy month of camera releases that include the Canon EOS R5/R6, B…

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June 30, 2020

Women In The Film Industry [Ep161]

Tessa Markle and Carolina Alvarez are the host of the Femme Regard Podcast and also run Femme Regard Productions out in LA. We ha…

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June 15, 2020

The Other Side of Filmmaking with Paul Xavier [Ep160]

Paul Xavier joins u on this episode and is sharing his entrepreneurial knowledge in the video production industry. Paul runs his …

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June 8, 2020

SEO For Freelancers with John Vuong [Ep159]

John Vuong is the owner of Local SEO, a full-service SEO company helping businesses of all sizes thrive in the digital world of o…

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June 1, 2020

Post Production Workflow with Kelsey Brannan [Ep158]

Kelsey Brannan is the host of the popular YouTube channel, Premiere Gal. She is also the founder and creative director of Gal Med…

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May 25, 2020

Growing and Scaling Your Business with Jakob Owens [Ep157]

Jakob Owens is a filmmaker and entrepreneur who, despite his successful filmmaking career, has been able to start and successfull…

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May 18, 2020

Copyright Your Work, Freelance Success, and Finding People For Your P…

I am answering that you all submitted via our facebook group and Instagram account. _____LEGAL ZOOM - LINK FOR COPYRIGHT APPLICAT…

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May 11, 2020

5 Things I Wish I knew Before Starting My Video Production Company [E…

We're joined by filmmaker and mentor, Jackson Kingsley. Jackson has worked on a vast variety of high end projects, both documenta…

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May 5, 2020

What We Can Do While Quarantined [Ep154]

Filmmaker Julien Jarry joins us once again to discuss his latest projects. Also, what we as freelance filmmakers can do in this t…

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April 29, 2020

Shooting A YouTube Original Docuseries

Mr. Seratelli joins us to discuss his experience shooting his latest YouTube Original Docuseries with Social Media mega influence…

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April 22, 2020

Feature Documentary Filmmaking w/ Buttery Bros [Ep152]

Heber Cannon and Marston Sawyers are directors of the new documentary film "The Fittest" which has been released on iTunes, Amazo…

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April 16, 2020

Filmmaking As We Know It [Ep151]

Zach Trinca is a fellow cinematographer killing it in his career. He joins us on this episode to discuss his origins in the indus…

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April 14, 2020

Working From Home [Ep150]

Local Miami resident Fernando Gomez joins us too discuss his experience transitioning from a full office workspace with may cowor…

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April 10, 2020

The Filmtrepreneur with AlexFerrari

Filmmaker and entrepreneur Alex Ferrari joins us on this episode to unload an enormous amount of filmmaking business knowledge. S…

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April 4, 2020

Documentary vs Commercial Filmmaking [Ep148]

I am joined again by my good friend Travis Howard. Travis shares a couple of projects that he’s working on. We’re discussing some…

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April 2, 2020

Q&A - Landing More Jobs, Cold Calling, Things That Held Me Back [Ep14…

I am taking your questions LIVE from my personal Instagram Account.Support my Affiliate Partners:Learn Wedding Filmmaking with Ma…

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March 19, 2020

A Global Pandemic: Now What? [Ep146]

The entire world has suffered a major blow with this Coronavirus (Covid19) pandemic. Everyone is staying home. No one is going ou…

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Feb. 17, 2020

Freelance vs Full-Time Job [Ep145]

We're Back!! My good friend Travis Hayward joins us on the show LIVE from my personal IG account as we answer your questions and …

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