Buchers Hook

Video Production London and Brighton

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Rate Card

Rate card for video production

 This is a guide to approximate costs for video production, covering motion graphics, 2D and 3D animation as well as live action. Range prices are given because every production is different - time taken, professionals of varying trades involved and a myriad of other factors always need to be taken into account.

 

 After Effects based Motion Graphics

 AfterEffects based animation is a very cost effective and engaging way of grabbing the attention of the viewer. It is very fashionable in upscale web video and commercials. With motion graphics production, costs vary according to the length and complexity of the video and the man hours needed to produce it.

Motion Graphics production

 

Including 2 rounds of editorial changes

 

Music

 

Voice Over

 

Approx price range

£2000-£5000 +VAT

 

2D graphic based animation

This is an example of a 2D graphic animated video with some 3D graphics elements. Having animated elements (eg people/cars/moving parts in machinery) is more time intensive than just having titles and other graphics produced in After Effects.

Animation production

 

Motion Graphics/edit

 

Including 2 rounds of editorial changes

 

Music

 

Voice Over

 

Approx price range

£4000-10,000 +VAT

 

3D motion graphics animation

As a rule of thumb rendering and animating elements in 3D takes twice the amount of man hours and processing time than 2D. This is of course off set by how engaging 3D graphics can look. The example here was 95% rendered in Maya 3D and took a number of weeks to complete.

 

3D animation

 

4 days motion graphics/edit

 

Including 2 rounds of editorial changes

 

Music

 

Voice Over

£6000-15,000 +VAT

 

Live action shoot

Fully crewed live action shoots are again, a totally different kettle of fish. It is possible to shoot a live action video with a small cast and crew for less than £10,000. A shoot like the example above featured had a full production crew, multiple locations, actors with buy outs and various other elements involved and hit the higher end of the rate card.

Director

 

Producer

 

DOP

 

Sound Recordist

 

Camera/lights

 

Studio

 

Location costs (hiring venues/council permits etc)

 

Actors

 

Food/travel

 

Post-production

 

Edit

 

Motion graphics/titles

 

2 rounds of editorial changes

 

Voice Over

 

Music

 

Approx price range

£5000 – 20,000 +VAT

 

Additional cost considerations

Actor image buy outs

 

Higher end Voice Over

 

Custom Music

 

Any special effects, helicopters, rain machines etc

 

Scripting, we can work with you to generate scripts

 

 

 

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