SHOOT® Magazine, the leading publication for commercial and entertainment production has an exciting line up of feature articles, including a cross-section of features, interviews and charts, planned for its August/September 2015 Issue that will be in readers hands August 14th.

The issue is sure to be read thoroughly and kept for future reference, providing production, post, vfx & animation, music & sound companies, manufacturers and rental companies, locations, creative and business services with an ideal environment in which to promote their rosters, services and products to their potential clients at agencies, brands, movie studios, TV/Cable/Online networks, independent filmmakers and production/post cos, vfx & animation cos, music & sound cos. 

Now is the ideal time to advertise!
In readers hands as they start to plan fall projects and think about their upcoming digital solutions and equipment needs, this issue is ideal for promoting what your company has to offer...

♦  Did you win an AICE or AICP Award, or a Cannes Lion --or-- have a short or film featured at a recent festival? If so, tell your potential clients about it with an ad promoting the work and your talented directors, DPs, editors and other artisans involved! 

♦  With Part 12 of SHOOT's ongoing "Road to Emmy Series, the issue presents an ideal opportunity for FYC advertising for Emmy nominated programs.  In readers' hands on August 14, its ideal timing as final round voting willl take place from August 17-August 28th.

♦  With both of our quarterly Top Ten Charts appearing in this issue, Music & Sound --and-- Visual Effects & Animation companies have a great opportunity to promote their companies to potential clients already looking at great work - tell them about yours!

♦  If your company provides digital workflow solutions -- from cameras to collaboration to storage -- and you haven't yet participated in one of our special sponsored features, this is the perfect opportunity to take advantage of the amagazing package rate that includes participation in the feature plus a long list of digital and print promotion that comes with sponsorship.

Here's a look at what's planned for the issue...

Production & Post: Advertising & Entertainment Mid-year Report Card
SHOOT surveys the Advertising & Entertainment Landscape to help put the year into context.  Leading creatives and executives from the advertising and entertainment sectors -- and the combination thereof -- offer feedback and assessments of the most significant and/or surprising developments, trends, issues and work so far in 2015 with some thoughts on the rest of the year.
Here's a look at some of the Agency executives included....
>David Angelo, founder & chairman, David&Goliath
>Patty Brebner, director of integrated production, Wieden+Kennedy
>Rodrigo Butori, group creative director, the community
>Sean Cummins, founder/global CEO, cummins & parnters
>Ben Davies, head of broadcast production, Droga5
>Tom Dunlap, chief production officer, 72andSunny
>Pete Favat, chief creative officer, North America, Deutsch
>Cedric Gairard, head of production, Johannes Leonardo
>Steve Humble, EVP, Managing Director Production and Development, The Martin Agency
>Skyler Mattson, managing director, Wongdoody
>P.J. Pereira, chief creative officer, Pereira & O'Dell
>Rupert Samuel, executive director of content production, CP+B
>Leslie Sims, chief creative officer, Y&R New York
>John Stapleton, exec VP/chief creative officer, 22squared
>Jennifer Usdan McBride, director of digital production, J. Walter Thompson New York
>Madison Wharton, chief production officer, DDB New York

The Road to Emmy Series
SHOOT's 14-part "The Road To Emmy" series continues with a look at talent behind the season's leading Emmy contenders, spanning showrunners, producers, creators, directors, cinematographers, editors, composers, production designers, VFX Supervisors and others. We'll delve into assorted categories including Comedy Series, Drama Series, Miniseries, Telefilms, Documentaries, Music/Variety and Reality TV.  Nominees reflect on their nominated work and the challenges it posed to them from creative and technical standpoints.  Nominees share backstories on how they got their TV Academy-recognized gigs and what drew them to the projects to begin with.

You can check out recent installments of the series below...
Click Here for the Road to Emmy Kickoff feature
Click Here for the Road to Emmy, Part 1
Click Here for the Road to Emmy, Part 2
Click Here for the Road to Emmy, Part 3
Click Here for the Road to Emmy Part 4
Click Here for the Road to Emmy Part 5
Click Here for the Road to Emmy Part 6
Click Here for the Road to Emmy Part 7
Click Here for Emmy Nominations feature
Click Here for the Road to Emmy Part 8

Click Here for information on SHOOT Emmy FYC Marketing Opportunities


Music & Sound + Top Ten Music Tracks Chart
A rundown of news and developments in the music and sound space, as well as the quarterly Top Ten Tracks Chart -- and the strategic and creative considerations behind our #1 entry.

Visual Effects & Animation + Top Ten VFX & Animation Chart
What's in store at the upcoming coming SIGGRAPH convention in terms of VFX/animation work to be showcased, issues to be discussed and innovations on the horizon.  A look at the latest developments i the VFX/animation marketplace and our quarterly Top Ten VFX & Animation Chart -- with backstory on the #1 Chart entry.

Digital Workflow Solutions Sponsored Feature

Origination, Production/Post Collaboration, Asset Management & Storage 

SHOOT is pleased to present it's fourth Digital Workflow Solutions sponsored feature and invites the following companies to participate:

  Camera manufacturers and rental companies
  Companies offering production collaboration/management tools, software & services
  Post & VFX companies providing clients with workflow solutions
  Digital Media Management & Storage companies offering hardware, software, physical storage and cloud storage solutions.

A fantastic opportunity for companies from Cameras to Workflow Tools & Services to Post & Visual Effects Companies to Digital Asset Management & Storage solutions to showcase what they have to offer SHOOT's audience of decision-makers!

Print, Digital & PDF advertising & Promotion included in Sponsor Package...


►  Editorial coverage in the Digital Workflow Solutions Sponsored Feature: article will appear across all SHOOT platforms: print issue, PDF version of print issue, SHOOTonline, SHOOT>e.dition, SHOOT Dailies, RSS Feed, Facebook & Twitter plus promotion of feature on The SHOOT Publicity Wire and Brand New[s] - interview with senior exec from your company will be conducted via phone call with Debra Kaufman, SHOOT freelancer/entertainment technology writer/editor.

►  Print Ad: Spread, Full, 3/4, 2/3 or 1/2 Page 4C Ad in print issue & PDF version (live link to your site embed in PDF version of Ad)

►  SHOOTonline Banner: 300x250 banner for 30 days 8/14-9/13

►  SHOOT>e.dition Banner:  180x150 banner on 4 email newsletters on 8/14, 8/21, 8/28 & 9/4

►  SHOOT Dailies Banner: a 180x150 banner on 4 email newsletters on 8/14, 8/17, 8/18, & 8/19

►  Publicity release on the SHOOT Publicity Wire: We'll create release for you with excerpt about your company from the feature article with link to your site and full release that will appear on the SPW portion and in 3 email newsletters (Brand New[s], SHOOT>e.dition and SHOOT Dailies)

►  PDF of feature for your promotion use

►  25 copies of the print issue.


See print version of the first three Digital Workflow Solutions Sponsored Features...


Click Here for March 2015 Sponsored feature (print version) Sponsors: Sony & Eizo

Click Here for January 2015 Sponsored feature (print version) Sponsors: EC3, FotoKem, MTI Film, Prime Focus Technologies/dax,

Click Here for October 2014 Sponsored feature (print version) Sponsors: ARC 9, ARRI Rental, Company 3, Simian, Shotgun

Click Here to contact SHOOT for more information/rates on this sponsored feature.


Hot Locations
Film commission, lensing and incentive developments impacting feature, TV, commercial, music video, short film and interactive production.

Additional SHOOT Columns:, POV, Chat Room Short Takes, On the Wire, Flash Back, Street Talk, Rep Report

 Advertising Deadlines:

Sponsor Confirmation for Digital Workflow Sponsored Feature: July 28
Space Reservations:  August 4
AD Material Deadline:  AD PDF Files due by Friday, August 7
Final Late Material Extension:  Monday, August 10

Bonus Distribution:  Cine Gear Expo New York

Print Advertiser Bonus:
PDF version of you Ad will appear at NO extra charge with live link to your site in the PDF version of the issue that will be posted on SHOOTonline for readers to view/download.

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