Hiring A Virtual Tour Videographer

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First of all, it is imperative to know all the distinctions between a typical virtual tour and a regular video production. You need to know what you really want to accomplish with your project and try looking for someone that will have no problems in fulfilling all your tasks. In order to produce a quality virtual tour you need time, patience, a professional and of course, money.

Your very first step would be to find a videographer that is capable and competent in creating virtual tours, you need to find someone with experience in order to make sure that he will do a good job. Start searching online as well as in your phone book. Once you have found a couple of videographers, look at what they have done before and see if they can match up to your needs. We recommend that you have a look at the online websites where they have done virtual tours and see if you like them or not. If you do not have this possibility, ask for files that depict the quality of their personal work so you will create a much clearer image about they can and cannot do.

Now it is time to view a couple of samples and inquire you with the following questions:

1. Is the photography what you have hoped for and more important, what you need?
2. Do these photos show the real estate (or any other type of product) in the best possible light?
3. Is the script used for the narration articulate, content-rich and grammatically correct?
4. The voice-over, is it pleasant or boring?

By answering these questions you will be able to narrow down that list and only leave a couple of candidates for your job. Choosing the videographer must be done entirely upon their previous work and why not, on your very own gut feeling that this person can do exactly what you are looking for, at a fair price. Here are a couple of question you can as ask a videographer in order to create a better image about how he does his job:

1. Where will the cameras be installed?
2. What kind of experience do you have in this domain?
3. Are you a member of any video-related association?

4. What sort of programs and software are you using?
5. Approximately, how long will it take to create my virtual tour?

Once you have found the right person to do the job, the work is not over. We strongly recommend that you get involved in the entire production process from day 1. If you want him to create a virtual tour of an estate or any other important and valuable item, you cannot afford to let some stranger from outside your company run the show independently of you. You need to be certain that this 360 virtual tour will cover everything you want to show, and that the videographer you have hired will fully respect your list of requirements.

As you can see, hiring a person to do a virtual tour is not very easy because there are many details which should be taken into consideration. Have patience and choose wisely as there is a lot of money involved.

Summary: The article offers a few ideas about how to hire a virtual tour videographer.

About Author: Learn more about virtual tours by accessing www.360virtualtours.co.uk, where our visitors can acquire panoramic product photography services.

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