In the news.
Documentary is back on 05/06/13: Funds are back and we're rolling
Due to lack of funds and some internal problems, director Alexander Brown had a spell of missfortune for the production of "Rainforests of the Ocean", until now.
We are back in production so please come the blog at www.basementvision-research.co.uk
Sri Lanka luxury adventure - in the can 29/05/13: we had the chance to travel Sri Lanka, this is how we saw it...
A beautiful, unspoiled country with tons of culture and adventure to be found. We've produced a short promo for a London based boutique travel agent: who wants to go explore!? Click here to view the video.
Third BasementVision Maldives show reel online! 20/05/13: UAV aerial drones, POV action and a new way of targeting your audience
Our third show reel is a small collection of the fun, arty shots that can make their way into a promotional video. Look out for the aerial drone shots of untouched coral islands and surfers gliding over the coral reefs. Click here to view the video.
Second BasementVision Maldives show reel online! 15/04/13: check out our second luxury video of the underwater world
Come explore the beautiful and amazing underwater world of the Maldives in our second of three show reels. The footage is cut together from a collection of our latest dives around the Maldives and includes various corals, dive spots, fish and invertebrates. Click here to view the video.
Our first video of three is now ready! 23/03/13: check out our luxury Maldives promotional reel for 2013
Four months since we launched operations in the Maldives, we are now proud to present our first short video show reel showing the luxury resorts in the Maldives. Keep an eye out for the upcoming underwater show reel and water sports. Click here to view the video.
Hilton release press statement and Youtube HD video! 23/03/13: Hilton Hotels go live with our first property video!
Click here to see the new Hilton Maldives Iru Fushi promotional video by BasementVision - directed by Alexander Brown.
Hilton Maldives Iru Fushi resort & Spa video release! 08/03/13: first promotional video launch in Maldives
The hugely anticipated Hilton Resort Maldives promotional video, produced by BasementVision and directed by Alexander Brown has been released. With nearly 4000 views in just over 24 hours, the team here are extremely happy with its initial response and scope. Head to our portfolio or click here to see the full film in HD!
BasementVision are heading to Bangkok in Thailand! 31/01/13: expanding our 2013 show reel across Asia
The team are taking a break from the tropical islands in the Maldives to fly to the busy city of Bangkok! During the first days of February we are taking bookings from luxury properties in the nations capital city - find the press release here for details on our COMPLIMENTARY MEDIA PROMOTION FOR BANGKOK, FEBRUARY 2013.
Want to see something nice? 29/01/2013: company director Alexander Brown experimenting with some new styles
During the DVD shoot for Reethi Beach Resort in the Maldives, it has given the team chance to test all sort of new styles, shots and media ideas. Check out this "coral planet" photographed by our director Alexander Brown. www.flickr.com/photos/basementvision
First commissioned project in the Maldives 09/01/13: the film team are getting ready for a 2 month project in Baa Atoll
Nine days into the New Year and we have our first booking! The film crew are moving onto Reethi Beach Resort in the Maldives to produce a new 60 minute DVD for the resort which will include a whole range of diving/water sports/general resort content. Who wants to go diving 3 times a day with a camera? We do! www.reethibeach.com
BasementVision's new London office 05/01/13: from the English coast to the countries' capital!
BasementVision has its first London address! Write us a letter and say hi :)
Indian Ocean launch success! 01/01/13: the team are making waves in the Maldives
December was the month we pitched our company to some of the most luxurious properties in the country of Maldives. Within two days of launching the December promotion to a selection of hand picked resorts, our diary for the month was full! Now in edit is two very different and unique promotional movies, one for Hilton Iru Fushi and another for Reethi Beach Resort.
New department in the Maldives! 18/11/2012: our new media department has moved to the Indian Ocean
We are pleased to be able to announce that after only eight months since leaving the Maldives from our last filming trip, two members of BasementVision are now back in the tropical archipelago to work on a range of exciting new projects. Welcome to BasementVision Maldives!
We are looking for a new web site designer! 12/11/2012: as we expand internationally, we need a bigger team
As of this month we are moving overseas to the Indian Ocean and expanding BasementVision into an international media production company. In order to continue to deliver outstanding service, we are looking for a new web site designer to work on projects offline. Contact us now and read the job description here.
Now in partnership with European NGO 01/10/2012: arkipal.org
BasementVision has been lucky enough to have been accepted to work closely with European environmental NGO arkipal.org! Over the next years we will travel the AOSIS countries to highlight issues from climate change to waste management.
Visiting the souks of Morocco 25/03/2012: gold, frankincense and myrrh
Filmmaker Alexander Brown is currently travelling in the Arabic coastal country of Morocco. Visit our gallery for a few shots of what he has found in this interesting and age-old culture.
NEW web design prices for July 2012 only! 03/07/2012 : introducing international price plans and service
... packages start from just £299/$299 (international) incl. unlimited web hosting, URL and bandwidth. Completion time of 1 week and admin training supplied.
Rainforests of the Ocean - documentary film 07/03/2012: video samples/previews now online!
Maldives, United Kingdom and now Germany. We have just spent the last week in Bremen, Germany, editing the final version of our first feature length documentary film. Check out some of the samples on our portfolio page or on Vimeo!
Hampshire UK newspaper article 23/01/2012 : first print article for "Rainforests of the Ocean" documentary film
Had our first newspaper article printed in the Hampshire Chronicle (UK) this week outlining the motivation behind "Rainforests of the Ocean". Click the picture to view the article.
INTERNSHIP - online editor 03/01/12 : web design, photo editing & social media editor
We are just about to open up an intern position for an online editor. While the team is away in the Indian Ocean, we hope to send important updates back to England to be distributed over our FaceBook, Twitter and research websites. Link to job application to follow shortly, or email us here.
Happy new years! 01/01/12: we hope you will continue to follow us in 2012
The team at BasementVision would like to wish everyone a happy new year. May everything you wish for become reality!
Documentary film in full swing! 21/12/11: now in production of our first full length documentary film
Nearly a year in the making, but the fun is only about to start...
BasementVision is now in production of a documentary film which will celebrate the conservation of the coral reefs and marine fish in the Maldives. Come read the full press release, view the trailer and more!
Web site design work 01/11/11: bespoke website and photoshoot for long established catering business
We were very excited when local veterans in the catering world contacted us to build their new website and shoot pictures of their food, for a refreshment of the Three Bears Catering business.
The photos were shot on our new Canon 7D cameras, which gives a lovely range of colours in crisp detail. The food looks so good, you almost want to lick the computer screen! Luckily for our photographer, he got to taste the food once it had been photographed. Check our gallery out for more pictures.
New member joining the team 17/08/11: greetings Harry Newton
Welcome to the BasementVision team Harry Newton! We have brought Harry on to be the staff photographer after proving his keen eye for a picture and positive attitude towards producing high end media content.
Harrys' first shoot is taking place towards the end of August. Check back soon for our first fashion look book examples.
Web site design work 10/07/11: extensive gallery and website construction for high end building company
We have been working on a bespoke design website for a high end building company on the South Coast of England over the past few weeks. Check out www.iangraybuilders.co.uk for some of our latest photography and web design elements.
Using Adobe Dreamweaver CS5 and working with Yola, the website not only looks great and navigates well but the admin back end is extremely user friendly for someone who might not be web savvy.
INTERNSHIP placement now open 02/06/11: want to work in media?
We are pleased to be able to offer a second internship at BasementVision. We are looking for someone with great research skills to help work on various media projects from photo shoots to documentary production.
If you feel you have the skills or would like to join us to develop some new ones, please send us a CV and cover note to firstname.lastname@example.org
New documentary film in pre-production 16/05/11: please visit our research website!
BasementVision is proud to announce its new documentary film, which will be promoting the conservation of tropical coral reefs and marine life. Not only does the life based around this topic offer spectacular options for making an incredible film, but we also feel that we should do our part to help promote the serious messages that scientists and researchers need to get out to the world!
You can find a website containing updates of many of our projects at www.basementvision.co.uk/research - and also be sure to head to our FaceBook page and click "like" so you can stay up to date with all of our updates!
iheartfashion catwalk show 16/04/11: gallery now up!
London's hottest upcoming designers under one roof!
BasementVision were present at the 2011 Spring show in Shepard's Bush, London. We put 2 camera teams in place to film the back stage action and cover the catwalk action! While we finish the video editing, take a look at the gallery in our portfolio.
Welcome newbies 10/04/11: expanding the family
We are happy to announce that we have two more additions to the BasementVision family.
Our very first intern is here! Alice Brown is working with make-up to assist in a variety of shoots, both photographic and video. Vicky Ledger is also joining us as a camera opp, bringing her skills and training from the University of Winchester where she is currently studying a BA degree in Media Production. See some of her work in the up-coming iheartfashion edit.
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FILMING 09/03/11: The Gap - Trainspotters
The BasementDocumentary team are now in production on their very first documentary project.
"The Gap - Trainspotters" is an observational documentary that follows train enthusiasts on their journeys, tackling social stigmas and stimulating the passion for locomotives. This film will give an insight into a surprisingly unexplored world.
Sourcing 08/03/11:Range Rover, Sport or Vogue wanted for short drama film
Currently searching for a an individual who might be able to help in sourcing one of these cars for placement in a short film that is currently in pre-production.
The car will only need to be parked in one location, no driving, towing or anything else. It is to have the main actor of the piece sat in the drivers seat for one scene only. Filming in the Winchester area of Hampshire within the next 4 weeks. Will only require the Range Rover for a few hours while filming in a multi story car park. E-mail email@example.com
Researching 02/11/10: male contacts for documentary
BasementVision, are currently researching the delicate subject of Manorexia for a compelling investigation to develop an understanding of the condition that effects more males than you might think.
If you or anyone you know might be able to help by sharing your experiences with us, please contact our research team to help raise awareness of anorexia among men. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Casting call 29/03/10: female tennis players
BasementVision, long established extreme sports photographers are now breaking into advertising and media. We are going to be shooting a couple of pilots for TV commercials and are currently looking for two females aged 20-30 to play the lead parts in a particular sequence.
Some ability to play tennis is a must. If you are interested please send a portrait and full body shot to us, plus any previous credits or show reel. E-mail email@example.com