Let's tell your story.
Create compelling video content, and connect with relevant audiences.
CRAFT COMPELLING COMMUNITY NARRATIVES
We don’t just make videos. We tell stories. And we do it with warmth, authenticity, and style.
Volume One has been a leading community storyteller for more than 15 years, using breathtaking images, words, design, and video to craft compelling community narratives that move people.
Our award-winning staff has worked in film, video, and copywriting in markets including Chicago, New York, Seattle, Los Angeles, and right here at home in Eau Claire. If you want a modern and fresh look, we’re your team.
TYPICAL PROJECT FRAMEWORK
We meet, we listen, we discuss. Together with you, we build a plan that suits your needs, at the level of investment you’re prepared to make. The unique requirements of your video will determine the amount of time and equipment needed to achieve your goals. Below are generalized project costing assumptions for example purposes only. Actual quotes will vary depending on your desires.
a 30-second to 60-second Video for use on the web, social media, television, or at live events/presentations
1. Pre-Production & Planning
Client discussions and ideation, determination of scope, research, creative treatment, writing and scripting, timelines and appointments, etc. Approximately 4 to 8 hours of skilled time.
One or two on-location shoots, interview with one or two subjects, lighting and set design, video and audio gathering, camera/lens equipment, “b-roll” shots, etc. Approximately 4-8 hours of skilled time.
Building the story, shot selection, editing, coloring, sound design, graphics/titles, file delivery, uploads, etc. – includes a round of basic edit revisions from client. Approximately 8-12 hours of skilled time.
4. Additional Services
As needs are determined, additional investments may be needed related to on-camera talent, voice work, custom animation, drone shoots, music rights, licensing, graphic design/logos, substantive recuts, etc.
PUT YOUR MESSAGE WHERE IT MATTERS
Simply making a video isn’t enough – it must be seen to create impact.
Volume One’s unique capability is our powerful, multi-platform media reach in the Chippewa Valley market. We can help custom-build a package to strategically place your finished video online with the right organic and paid placements. This will connect your story with a network of tens of thousands of Volume One readers and viewers across digital platforms, as well as to a broader demographic through available third-party platforms.
1. DESKTOP & MOBILE WEBSITE VIEWS
With more than 3.2 million annual page views, 60,000+ monthly active visitors, and 28,000 active local visitors just from the city of Eau Claire (roughly 1/3/ of the population), the stylishly designed websites of both VolumeOne.org and ChippewaValleyFamily.org are attractive and dynamic locations to elevate videos across our homepage, video or blog pages, or one of our many niche content sites.
2. SOCIAL MEDIA VIEWS
Volume One interacts with more than 37,000 highly engaged fans and followers across social media and social video platforms including Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, Vimeo, and Twitter. Using our experience and strategies, both organic and paid placements on these platforms can drive considerable engagement – views, likes, shares, and more – with video content relevant to those channels.
3. DIRECT EMAIL VIEWS
Volume One’s local & regional network boasts more than 30,000 email contacts across six niche content themes including the biggest and most impactful, our weekly Inbox Delight email. Additional recurring email lists include: food/drink, nightlife/ music, kids/family, students, contests/promotions, and more. Video stills and play-oriented links can be prominently featured in recurring campaigns. Ask for details.
4. TELEVISION AD PLACEMENTS
Volume One can work with local TV networks and cable providers directly on your behalf to place 15-, 30-, or 60-second video commercials into local news broadcasts or national programming. Ask for details.
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