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Creative is complicated (infographic)

Taking a creative idea from concept to completion is never a straightforward journey. This infographic shows just how messy creative collaboration can be and how Hightail simplifies the process. For more information on how Hightail can enhance creative collaboration at your marketing organization, visit www.hightail.com.

Like a version

“Versions is probably the most powerful tool in Hightail. I’ve never seen a system like it.” Richard Farr – Founder, Digital Video Experts “Visual versions lets you track the progress of a scene easily.” Martin Pelham – Manager of Media Service, LAIKA “The ability to see all versions in one…

Advice from 10 video production professionals

Are you interested in making your next video project more effective? We asked 10 producers, directors and more for their advice on making it in the world of video production. From focusing on the story to being cost conscious, these 10 tips will be useful for anyone involved in making a…

Eight productivity apps your business should be using

We all want to use the hours of our working day more effectively. But who has time to try out the myriad of productivity apps that could help make you more efficient? To help narrow down your options, we’ve selected eight of the best ways to solve common workplace challenges….

Adding more go to LAIKA’s stop-motion workflow

LAIKA is a stop-motion animation studio that has produced several Oscar-nominated feature films, including Coraline, ParaNorman and The Boxtrolls. After using FTP to share video files during production of the studio’s first two movies, Manager of Media Services, Martin Pelham, decided to find a less complex and more reliable file sharing solution….

How tracking shared files helps these three companies

  Most of the time, it’s simply about hitting the SEND IT button and knowing that your hard work has been delivered on time. As illustrator Ben Sanders so memorably puts it, “Hightail is like the Little Red Caboose, finishing the job after all the huffing and chuffing up the…