TELEVISION / WEB SERIES DEVELOPMENT AND PRODUCTION
Do you have a script written? If not, our writing team is ready to get started!
Pre-Production is the starting line for creating your production. Even if you only have a concept we will guide you through the initial steps to get you off to the races. From creating storyboards, call sheets and writing/ refining scripts to securing locations, set design and equipment list to begin the exciting process. This is a crucial stage to set a tone for a successful and timely production that begins and ends on time and on budget. Producers and directors will review shooting schedules and all necessary reports pertinent to keeping the project moving swiftly and focused to deliver a high quality product. Once the script is finalized and all storyboards, cast reports and necessary locations are all locked in the crew will gather necessary gear and equipment required to execute a professional production.
PRE-PRODUCTION / SCRIPT WRITING
Have a rough idea of what you want to create but you don’t know where to start?
At Sentry Studios we guide you from the idea stage to a well written script that can transform the delivery of your story or message and will most certainly elevate the quality of the production. We will walk you through the process ensuring your ideas are as all encompassing as possible and optimized for proper talent execution. Our team of writers are standing by to assist as a catalyst in the writing process allocating the proper information and storylines to weave a journey of language, comedy webisode or even an epic feature length drama. The script is also a very important part of a production as it serves as the road map to navigate a well structured cohesive production. A well written script gives actors the necessary tool perform at a level that will fully engage the attention of your audience.
We have several award winning script and screen writers that have experience in all areas of production such as commercials, viral marketing videos, corporate videos, training videos as well as sketch comedy, short films, television shows and even feature length films. If you have a script that is already professionally written and formatted or you have a script that needs to be structured/ formatted we are here to help you through process. Final scripts are formatted to properly produce location and cast reports as well as number of scenes and sides for the cast and director. We ensure you will begin the production process on the right foot with the highest quality script or screenplay that will deliver a successful production.
STUDIO + LOCATION PRODUCTION
At this stage your script is finalized and all production reports are approved to move forward. The location has been determined in the by the location scouts during pre production now its time to roll camera Wether it’s at one of our private production facilities or a 25,000 sq ft mansion in Los Angeles, our team's expertise will deliver the highest possible quality and creativity to you production as we bring your story to life. On location short and feature films are our specialty and are equally matched with our abilities of creating captivating scripts and screenplays. We avidly shoot on the most popular cameras and formats including but not limited to Red Weapon, Red Epic, Red Scarlet, Canon C300 Mark ii, Ari Alexa XT, Arri Phantom Flex, Sony F5, Black Magic 4.6K Mini Ursa Pro and many more which range from 1080p, 2K ,4K, 6K and 8K resolutions. No matter the size of your dream, Sentry Studios, is here to produce your vision and bring it to reality.
POST PRODUCTION + EDITING SERVICES + DIGITAL WORKFLOW
We are setup for deliver everything from a rough cut to a polished final cut to ensure a smooth and cohesive workflow. Our staff are highly experienced in all of the different stages of post production work flow including, but not limited to, digital editing, sound mixing, score/ music composition and color grading. Our top notch editors are highly trained and focus on keeping the project on schedule as they craft an impressive and captivating final cut of the production. Our team will keep you in the loop and set clear expectations of deliverables.
VISUAL EFFECTS + MOTION GRAPHICS DESIGN
Motion Graphics are a necessary part of almost every project we produce. From sleek minimalist titles to highly interactive motion intense graphics that enthrall the viewer presenting information in a modern and exciting manner. Logos, Call-to-actions, descriptions and titles are all perfect examples of instances of where a brand or creative project can grab the attention of the viewer and dazzle them as they inform them of a pertinent piece of information. Programs such as After Affects and Motion are commonly used state of the art tools that can manipulate images and graphics to create impressive effects that really add a great touch and professional look to a final product
COMPOSITIONING + CHROMA KEY + GREEN SCREEN
When a project calls for computer generated images, artificial CG backgrounds and special effects. These tools allow us to take the viewer to any desired place ever leaving the studio by shooting on a chroma key backdrop, otherwise known as blue screen or a green screen, to provide endless Post-Production options whether it be for a majestic fairy tale or an everyday office setting. Sentry Studios is seasoned in this area of production and is careful to ensure this only makes the production better and that the viewer is not aware or distracted by this technique to create a video or film that keeps the viewer entertained while focused on the story and message.
- Production Services Also Include:
- Gimbal work
- Mounted Camera videography
- Dolly & Crane
- Hair & Makeup
- Digital Media Backup Storage
- Location Audio Recording & Mixing
- Aerial Videography & Photography/ Drone Piloting
- Time-lapse photography & videography
- Craft Services
- Special Effects