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5 Steps to Professional Media Product Delivery

Our tips to ensure that your work is delivered professionally and on time, without worrying about playing email tag, juggling between platforms, or stumbling on roadblocks with file transfers.

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Efficiently Transfer Large Video Files for Post Production Work

Transferring video footage doesn’t have to be difficult, time consuming or frustrating. We discuss some of the reasons why the process can sometimes go awry, as well as our recommended solutions.

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How To Prepare And Send High-Resolution Files For Print

Preparing and sending hi-res files, especially for printing, can be a daunting task and not altogether straightforward. We discuss the reasons why and how we recommend ensuring you get it right every time.

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How Digital Pigeon Helps International Film Crews

We answer some of the common questions from those working with video files. Whether on location or during post production, we’re here to help you manage even the most hectic of workflows.

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The Limitations of Cloud Storage – and The Solution in Sharing Platforms

With the increasing use of large file formats in digital media, creative professionals are quickly discovering the limits of cloud storage platforms. We discuss how to ensure that you avoid that anxiety-inducing error message on deadline day.

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How to send files overseas from Australia

Do you find yourself regularly sending files outside of Australia to recipients across the globe? When you work with international clients, the way that you deliver your files can be just as important as the content itself.

Freelancing in the Gig Economy: Our tips for landing more work
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Freelancing in the Gig Economy: Our tips for landing more work

Freelancing in the Gig Economy is more than just a way to make extra money. It is now arguably the economic backbone of the future, with over 50% of the workforce specialising in creative professions – such as web and graphic design, multimedia production, content writing and marketing.

How to Have a Successful Sales Conversation with Prospective Clients
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How to Have a Successful Sales Conversation with Prospective Clients

Most professionals agree that making a sale is one of the most satisfying things they do. But it can be tough to get there – and it’s often the most uncomfortable aspect of whatever job it is they do.

Winning Work without Pitching – 4 thoughts from Blair Enns
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Winning Work without Pitching – 4 thoughts from Blair Enns

In his book ‘The Win Without Pitching Manifesto’, Blair Enns writes: “We will see ourselves as professional practitioners who bring real solutions to our clients’ business problems. We will seek respect above money, for only when we are respected as experts will we be paid the money we seek.”

6 Q’s to ask clients when pitching
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6 Q’s to ask clients when pitching

Competing and winning work as a freelancer in the Gig Economy is certainly intense. Your clients have the luxury of choice – and it’s no longer people in your town/city/country who you’re competing with. Creative professionals from all corners of the globe are now able to undertake projects which once would have only been locally […]

How to Turn Your Freelance Website into a Sales Machine
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How to Turn Your Freelance Website into a Sales Machine

A strong web presence is perhaps the single most important tool in a creative professional’s arsenal. But with so many places online where you can quickly build a professional profile—LinkedIn, Fiverr, Upwork, Contently, Behance, just to name a few—it’s easy for your own professional website to fall by the wayside and be forgotten about.

Picking up work through freelance marketplaces
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Picking up work through freelance marketplaces

Despite the competitive nature of freelancing, platforms such as PeoplePerHour and Upwork can be strategically important to maximize your earnings.