Category: training

The challenges of languages and a fading ‘O’ Level German…

We had a call from the awesome guys at Unify about creating some more tutorials. The previous OpenScape videos had been a real success, so Unify in Germany wanted to create a set too. Michael from Unify Germany was a real star and made my life very easy by being fluent in the product, and…


Efficient Software Demonstrations for Unify

We got a call from Sally at Unify asking us how many product demos we could film in a day for a tight deadline. These videos were to be hosted on their YouTube channel, and also needed to include an ending sequence that had video links to all the other tutorials. Ever the optimists, we…


Sprint & Push training with Team GB and Big Ant (no really!)

Back at Loughborough University today for our final day with Team GB Bobsleigh’s training camp. We’ve had an amazing few days meeting the Athletes and filming their efforts in their quest to be world No1 in Bobsleigh. To understand the explosive energy needed to propel a heavy 4 man bobsleigh to maximum speed, Big Ant…


Videos for Exhibitions – Aganto Ltd

Aganto had been wanting to complete a timelapse of the build process of one of their temporary buildings, but the weather and the build schedule never co-incided!  Welcome to Great Britain… Because they had plenty of decent photographs, we decided to create the building layer by layer in After Effects, and then use the photos…


BigAnt and the British Bobsleigh Team in Innsbruck – Day 4 Part 2

Well lunch time came and along with it torrential rain – not good news for the guys racing this afternoon. We made our way up to the start of the track where all the teams assemble to prep the sleds before the inspection pre racing. Once the sleds have been checked for runner size and…


Big Ant and the British Bobsleigh Team in Innsbruck – Day 1

An early start at 5am saw a really cold and very frosty morning. Heathrow Airport were cancelling flights due to freezing fog, so fingers were crossed that it would stay warm enough down at Gatwick for us to fly. Luck stayed with us and we took off on time for an uneventful flight into Innsbruck…


Bobsleigh Futures Programme – get a gold at 90mph!!

Big Ant were delighted to be asked by the Bobsleigh Futures Programme to come up with a short promo that integrated footage taken on an iPad, footage from competitions, and some footage we filmed last year at the Bath push track, and get across a message to young teenagers about the upcoming search to find…


Big Ant Video and Payne Worldwide at Peckforton Castle

Spent an enjoyable morning at Peckforton Castle filming the Payne Worldwide Sales Conference. Never been to Peckforton Castle before, but a truly stunning castle in a beautiful setting. Fantastic facilitites too, and beautifully maintained. Owls (my favorites!) and eagles were in the grounds, tethered to tree stumps. Good job too otherwise the Peacocks would have…


BigAnt team up with QSC at Jaguar Land Rover Solihull

When QSC Health and Safety Consultants of Derby, approached BigAnt about making a Health and Safety (H&S) video for them at Jaguar Land Rover we knew that it would be a big site. We arrived in Solihull and were shown to the area were were filming in – this is the size of 18 football…


Filming for Julian Smith of the Alternative Board

Had a great morning filming Julian Smith and a group of potential members enjoying a tasting event. Julian wanted the video to show people what they could expect at such an event, and that it is a relaxed and enjoyable process where you can share ideas and learn methods of improving your business. Check out…