Video Production In Manchester

Video Production in Manchester Manchester Video Production With Studios As the world reopens it’s time to get your video production back on track. However if there’s been no real income for your company for the last few months scraping together the pennies for that...
Green Screen In Manchester For Live Streaming

Green Screen In Manchester For Live Streaming

Green Screen in Manchester for Live Streaming Galleon Studios offer green screen in Manchester for live streaming. Whether you’re using it socially or as a vital part of your business recent history has made live streaming a fact of life. At Galleon Studios we’ve...
Virtual Events Studio Manchester

Virtual Events Studio Manchester

Virtual Events Studio Manchester Virtual Events at Galleon Studios Galleon Studios has 3 fantastic green screen spaces ideal to be used as virtual event studios. Located just off the M62 at junction 19 we’re ideal for Manchester, Leeds, and Liverpool. What’s more,...
How Do I Move My Event Online?

How Do I Move My Event Online?

How Do I Move My Event Online? Moving Your Event Online So you’re all set with your live event, the venue was chosen, the speakers were booked, the delegates were excited. Suddenly with terrifying speed, Covid-19 arrives wrecks lives, livelihoods, and your event. If...
Covid Safe Studio Hire

Covid Safe Studio Hire

Covid Safe Studio Hire Practicing Safe Sets At Galleon Studios With Tier 4 restrictions underway, here are the steps we’ve taken to ensure any shoot at Galleon Studios is a safe shoot. We’ve taken a look at not only the government guidance but industry ones. These...
Remote Studio

Remote Studio

Remote Studio Remote Studios For Your Production Galleon Studios are pleased to offer our unique “remote studio” option. During this difficult transition from “Lockdown” to “Business-As-Usual”, we want you to continue to be able to produce video content while ensuring...
Rodecaster Hire At Galleon Studios

Rodecaster Hire At Galleon Studios

Roadcaster Hire At Galleon Studios What Is The Rodecaster? Galleon Studios is proud to add the Rode Rodecaster to hire at their Podcast Studios based in our new Live Suite. If you want to podcast professionally you need the right kit. Yes, you can have great mics but...
A Beginners Guide To Live Streaming Events

A Beginners Guide To Live Streaming Events

A Beginner’s Guide To Live Streaming Live Streaming Today 2020 is all about instant gratification. In Instagram we catch those “moments” that life offers as we have them and share them with the world. Facebook dedicates server space to building a “timeline” of...
Studio Hire Leeds

Studio Hire Leeds

Studio Hire in Leeds Leeds Studio Hire As the new home for Channel 4 Leeds has cemented its place as a key creative location for filming for TV, Film and Video production. There are many great video production companies who call Leeds home and those businesses need...
Studio Spaces Manchester

Studio Spaces Manchester

Studio Spaces Manchester If you’re looking for studio spaces in Manchester specifically catering for film, video and TV services then you’re in the right place. Galleon Studios opened in 2006 as studio spaces primarily for video production. Since then we have opened 3...
Manchester Studios

Manchester Studios

Welcome to our Manchester studios! There are many options for Manchester studios so why choose Galleon Studios? Well we’re the only Manchester studio with over 60 5-Star Google reviews. When you hire Galleon Studios for your shoot you’re not just hiring a studio...
Video For Start-Ups

Video For Start-Ups

Video For Start-Ups Start-Ups Need Video Galleon Studios loves to work with Start-Ups. Manchester is experiencing the greatest renaissance in business since the industrial revolution, especially in the tech industry. It is estimated that 65% of people studying now the...
Car Studio Hire

Car Studio Hire

Car Studio Hire Manchester Car Studio Hire If you’re looking for a car studio hire in Manchester then take a look at our largest space. Our infinity cove studio has drive in access and is supplied fully lit for your shoot. What’s more we have loads of grip and tech...
Music Video Manchester

Music Video Manchester

Music Video Manchester Manchester Music Video  Manchester has been the creative home to music for decades. It is only right then that a thriving music industry goes hand-in-hand with creative video production.  Galleon Studios has been home to Galleon Productions...
Hire A Studio

Hire A Studio

Hire A Studio Studio Hire  If you’re looking to hire a studio, either a Manchester studio hire or a hire studio anywhere in the UK it can be a daunting task. So here we present a comprehensive guide of what to look for when you are hiring a studio for your video...
Studio for Christmas Commercials

Studio for Christmas Commercials

Studio For Christmas Commercials Your Christmas Advertising Campaign Starts Here The sun is shining, you’re thinking of your summer holiday, and you’re desperate for an ice cream. It can mean only one thing if you’re part of a creative agency the marketing department...
Video For Social Media

Video For Social Media

Video For Social Media Social Media Video If you’re looking to engage with your customers then video for social media is for you. This doesn’t mean creating expensive video content for your channels; be they Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, SnapChat or LinkedIn. What it...
Video SEO

Video SEO

Video SEO How To SEO Video Content Just like your website it’s important to SEO your video content. Google loves video. According to research by next year 80% of all web traffic will be video. Video is sharable, it transcends language and brings your product or...
How To Approach A Video Production Company

How To Approach A Video Production Company

How To Approach A Video Production Company When it comes to video production most businesses are aware they need video and many have produced their own in-house. Yet if you really want to stand out having a video produced by a specialist video production company can...
White Sreen Studio Hire

White Sreen Studio Hire

White Screen Studio Hire White Infinity Cove As well as being famous for green screen studio hire we are also popular white screen studios in Manchester. A question that’s often posed is what’s the difference between white and green screen besides the obvious. Well,...
Blue Screen Studio Hire Manchester

Blue Screen Studio Hire Manchester

Blue Screen Studio Hire Manchester When it comes to chromakey there’s really only 2 games in town. Green Screen and Blue Screen. Yet what are the reasons you’d choose one over the other? Basically, as with all things, it’s what suits your project better. Blue Screen...
Live Keyer at Galleon Studios

Live Keyer at Galleon Studios

Live Keyer at Galleon Studios See Your Keyed Footage As You Film If you’re a video production company working on green screen at our Manchester hire studios then you should hire our live keyer. If there’s one piece of kit that takes the guesswork out of green screen...
How To Make ASMR Videos

How To Make ASMR Videos

ASMR Videos If you’re looking for somewhere to record ASMR videos your or somewhere to film your ASMR videos then our soundproof studio is ideal. The soundproof studio hire is one of only two fully sound proof studios in the northwest built for filming. As such it’s...
5 Things That Should Be In Your Camera Bag

5 Things That Should Be In Your Camera Bag

5 Things That Should Be In Your Camera Bag What’s In Your Camera Bag? If you’re cameraman or you run a video production company it’s easy to forget the simple things. SO here’s a handy cheat sheet of 5 things every camera operator or video production company...
10 Reasons To Shoot Green Screen At Galleon Studios

10 Reasons To Shoot Green Screen At Galleon Studios

10 Reasons To Shoot Green Screen At Galleon Studios Green screen video production With chromakey software improving day by day and cameras becoming cheaper green screen (or blue screen) filming is now more accessible than ever. Yet when it comes to shooting...
Case Study: Advert Filming At Galleon Studios

Case Study: Advert Filming At Galleon Studios

Case Study: Advert Filming At Galleon Studios Galleon Studios opened it’s doors in 2007. Since then we’ve welcomed production companies and independent agencies from all over the world. We’ve been pleased to be involved in dramas, commercials, entertainment and quiz...
14 Amazing Facts About Video

14 Amazing Facts About Video

14 Amazing Facts About Video Video Marketing For Business Producing Video as a means to market your business is here to stay. Here’s 14 Amazing Facts About Video that you need to know. These statistics are from Wyzowl’s yearly video survey (for 2019) unless...
How Businesses Can Use Video

How Businesses Can Use Video

How Businesses Can Use Video Regardless of the size of your business video marketing can be a fantastic opportunity. Professional video production can help your business to show off your products and services. Furthermore, it can explain how those products or services...
Case Study: Commercial Filming At Galleon Studios

Case Study: Commercial Filming At Galleon Studios

Case Study: Commercial Filming At Galleon Studios Galleon Studios is a professional fully equipped filming studio located in north Manchester. As a specialist video production space we’re the first phone call for broadcast production companies seeking a home for their...
5 Things To Make You An Expert In Front Of Camera

5 Things To Make You An Expert In Front Of Camera

5 Things To Make You An Expert In Front Of Camera Today appearing in front of camera is considered a natural skill it’s just assumed you have. Video is everywhere. Appearing on video is also essential to help publicise your business or mark you our as an expert in...
Interview Studio

Interview Studio

Interview Studio If you have an interview or a piece-to-camera there is no better location that Galleon Studios. In fact, we built the soundproof studio as we were unhappy with the range of studios locally where we could film pieces interviews or talking heads without...
Green Screen Treadmill Hire Manchester

Green Screen Treadmill Hire Manchester

Green Screen Treadmill Hire Manchester As well as keeping you fit treadmills are great for green screen. Our Manchester studio specialises in green screen and an essential tool of this type of video production is a treadmill. The green screen treadmill allows you to...
Teleprompter Hire

Teleprompter Hire

Teleprompter Hire In Manchester Autocue hire Manchester One of the most essential pieces of kit we have in the studio for your hire is the teleprompter. If you don’t know what an autocue or teleprompter is you’ll certainly have seen one. Most often used in relation to...
Galleon Studios at Manchester’s Marketing Show North

Galleon Studios at Manchester’s Marketing Show North

Galleon Studios at Manchester’s Marketing Show North In early 2019 we were given the opportunity to exhibit at The Marketing Show North at Manchester’s Event City. As well as being an excellent excuse to show off our not inconsiderable video production talents,...
It’s Time For Small Business To Make Big Videos

It’s Time For Small Business To Make Big Videos

It’s Time For Small Business To Make Big Videos Todays Small Business Marketplace There are 97,000 businesses in Greater Manchester. Over 3000 are new Start-Ups. There’s a new industrial revolution happening in Manchester and it’s surrounding areas and it’s tech...
Studio Hire in the Northwest

Studio Hire in the Northwest

Studio Hire in the Northwest Northwest Studio Hire Galleon Studios are a collaborative video production company who offer studio hire, kit hire and crew hire either on location or in our custom-built studios off the M62.  With our hire studios located just off...
What is an Interrotron?

What is an Interrotron?

What is an Interrotron? At our Manchester hire studio when we say to clients who need to film interviews or film pieces to camera that we have an Interrotron we are usually met by a stoney silence. That or palpable fear. “What on Earth is an Interrotron?”  They ask....
How Do I Shoot For Green Screen Part 3: Your Checklist

How Do I Shoot For Green Screen Part 3: Your Checklist

Welcome back for Part 3 of the Galleon Studios guide on “How Do I Shoot For Green screen?”. You can find Part 1 which covers the basics for green screen here and Part 2 that covers lighting here. In terms of what shade of green you’re after see our “Why is...
Motion Control Rig Hire in Manchester at Galleon Studios

Motion Control Rig Hire in Manchester at Galleon Studios

Galleon Studios prides itself on constantly updating the kit at our Manchester hire studio.  As such we recently invested much of our retirement fund and children’s University money in purchasing not only the Ditogear Omnislider, but the Omnihead, the Evolution...
How Do I Shoot For Green Screen Part 2: Lighting

How Do I Shoot For Green Screen Part 2: Lighting

How Do I Shoot For Green Screen Part 2: Lighting Welcome to Part 2 of my “How To Shoot For Green Screen” Blog post The importance of lighting. Lighting generally comes in 2 flavours; tungsten and daylight balanced lights.  As the name suggests daylight is...
How NOT To Make A Video Testimonial

How NOT To Make A Video Testimonial

Our 2018 April Fools video; taking the form of a video testimonial video. At our Manchester hire studio Galleon Studios it can’t all be work, work, work (we’ve tried it – it sucks). There’s no point having a hire studio if you can’t have a little fun. So we brought in...
Virtual Reality Filming

Virtual Reality Filming

Filming Virtual Reality is fast becoming a specialty at our Manchester green screen hire studio Galleon Studios. As a green screen production company, one of the more recent and interesting developments in video production is the growth of Virtual Reality. Virtual...
Why Is A Greenscreen Green?

Why Is A Greenscreen Green?

  The first question I’m asked when people walk into our remarkable infinity cove studio is “why is green screen green?”.  The truth is, in reality, it doesn’t have to be. Keying is the removal of a solid colour in order to replace it with something else; as the...
How do I shoot for Green Screen?

How do I shoot for Green Screen?

How Do I Shoot For Green Screen? When I sat down 11 years ago to write the first blog here in our Manchester studio it seemed obvious that it should be about green screen video production.  At the time green screen for video production was in its infancy and EVERYONE...