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Call 317-358-5932 to reserve or pick your own special time and date.

What's It Like To Run A Home Video Studio Business? See For Yourself!

Here are our next Zoom 'N Tell dates:

  • Saturday, January 21
  • Saturday, January 28
  • Or pick your own time and date.
  • Call 317-358-5932 to schedule.

The Zoom 'N Tell Experience is life changing. We're going to take you through everything about running a video production and transfer business - everything that you've always wondered about Home Video Studio and more. You'll learn about how the video business works and the hours you will run your video transfer business. Will you be part-time or full-time? We'll cover transitions from your current position; plus a virtual studio tour, initial concepts, pricing, video editing software, hardware, etc. The list goes on and on. There is a lot to the Home Video Studio Business Opportunity.

We'll talk about the money too. How much you can make and how much it takes. You may love video editing and shooting. Producing video projects is exciting but those things don't mean anything if you aren't making the kind of money, you want and need. How do you make money with a video business? That's what we will show you. Get ready to make your reservations and attend our next Zoom 'N Tell Saturday.

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"Our Show 'N Tell Saturday was on May 11, 2002 - Mother's Day Weekend! We were already operating our own video business, but we wanted to run it at a higher level with better equipment. We needed a plan and a system like the one offered by Home Video Studio. If you're thinking about HVS, you should go to Show 'N Tell Saturday."
- Tony & Lori Melendez - Amherst, OH.

Here's what we'll cover at Zoom 'N Tell Saturday.

MAKING MONEY WITH A VIDEO BUSINESS.

The number one thing we'll cover is making money in the video production and transfer business. We'll cover pricing videos as well as collecting the money. What's the difference between a $500.00 video production and a $5000.00 video editing job? Making money with a video transfer business is easy if you follow our plan.

VIDEO PRODUCTION AND VIDEO EDITING STUDIO EQUIPMENT

We'll definitely get into the nitty-gritty on video production equipment and video editing software. You may be currently using Vegas Video, Apple Final Cut Pro or Adobe Premiere Pro (that's our preference). It's quite possible that you have not done any video production or video editing yet. That is okay! We will show you how we make money with video editing and our exclusive video transfer and conversion software. Plus we will teach you how to do the actual video production and video editing. How will you outfit your studio? You'll also see our signature Home Video Edit Desk. It's the heart of our video business system and comes in over two thousand colors. Perhaps you already have video production equipment that can be used? If so that will save you some money. There's a lot to discuss at Home Video Studio's Zoom 'N Tell Saturday!

FINANCIAL GOALS FOR YOUR VIDEO NEW VIDEO BUSINESS

Home Video Studio is a short cut to success - making money with an at home video business. You may be looking for both financial success and creative achievements - money in the bank and an Oscar! (we have our own version of the Oscar - more on that later...). We make no promises about how much money you can make with your new video business. We will promise to put you in an environment with other video production business owners who have the same wining vision. Our mission is to help you achieve success as you define it with a video business - your own Home Video Studio.

CREATIVE GOALS FOR VIDEO PRODUCING, DIRECTING AND VIDEO EDITING

Not everyone is out to make a fortune. Home Video Studio is a very fun and exciting business and lifestyle. Want to turn your hobby into a real live functioning video production and transfer business studio? We can do that for you. Want to get your family involved in the video business? We'll help train you and your family on how to successfully run a video production and video editing business. The videotape and home movie transfer business is a very family friendly business. You will love it.

TRANSITIONS - STARTING A VIDEO BUSINESS FULL OR PART TIME

We'll discuss transitions from your current career. We are experts at starting a video business. Are you going to quit your job? Come out of retirement? Convert a 401k and start a video business? Will you work the studio part time until you can go full time? We will start designing a plan for you at Zoom 'N Tell Saturday. This seminar is packed with great ideas for starting a video production, editing and video transfer business. We cover topics like securing insurance, startup costs for a video business, etc. Making a successful transition into your new Home Video Studio Business is key.

FUNDING FOR A HOME VIDEO STUDIO VIDEO PRODUCTION BUSINESS

We are experts in funding and financing for a video production business. If you need us to help you find the money, we would be happy to assist you. It is easy to convert a 401k or IRA with zero penalty. Many people do a refinance or a home equity loan to fund their new video business. There are other avenues for raising money for your new Home Video Studio business opportunity as well. One of the things we do at Zoom 'N Tell Saturday is to cover financing. It's not that difficult to get your new video studio funded. We know a lot about financing a video production business. If you need consultation on funding call us immediately. This is important. Do not go to the bank on your own or start applying for credit. Talk to us first. There is an art and a science to getting your new video business financed.

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TRAINING & SUPPORT FOR VIDEO PRODUCERS, DIRECTORS & EDITORS

That's what you will become. It's a cool title, right? You'll be very popular at parties too! The fact is that you will be a video, producer, and editor. We have a very thorough program for training people with little or no experience in our business. One thing for is for sure. You will enjoy our video production, editing and transfer training program. It's really fun!

We've trained people from all walks of life on how to start a video production and transfer business: from IT professionals to teachers, salespeople to stay-at-home moms and dads, engineers, pastors, CPAs, doctors, nurses, corporate executives too. As a Home Video Studio Owner, you'll receive twenty-one days of in person training with qualified video and film marketing professionals over the course of twelve months. This training is the best in the video business world. It is top notch!

Learning and running your own Home Video Studio video business is like playing a really fun game. We'll teach you everything you need to know in real time. You'll learn everything from green screen videography to video editing and key-framing with Premiere Pro. We're sure you'll come to us with some experience in something: life experience, sales, management, computers, etc. Maybe you are a people person. Perhaps you have retail experience? We'll expand on what you have now and teach you everything you need to know about owning, running advertising, and marketing a video production and video editing business. If you have some video experience well then that's all the better! Here's our basic schedule for training you in the video business.

The Home Video Studio Training Program - 21 Days of Training in Video Production, Video Editing, Video Transfer, Video Business Advertising, Video Business Marketing & More.

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Home Video Studio Basic Training - Five days in Indianapolis, Indiana

We'll cover marketing and advertising for your video business, phone skills, social media for video, video editing with Adobe Premiere, transfer to DVD and DVA - Digital Video Archive, Photoshop, Lightroom and more. Check with us for dates for our next Basic Training.

Installation of Your Home Video Studio - We install your studio in your city and train you for three more days.

This is where things start to really heat up. We'll be installing your video production, editing and transfer equipment in your home, studio store or office. Our installer/trainer will set up your video production and editing software and install your new Home Video Studio signature edit desk with everything you need to be successful in your new video business. We will spend time with you on marketing and advertising for your video business as well. Once the week is over you will be totally in the video production business and ready for your first customers!

Advanced Training - Our annual seven-day training in Indianapolis, Indiana

Home Video Studio provides an intensive advanced training for video editing, video production, film and video transfer to DVD and DVA every year usually in late February or early March. We bring in specialized trainers for all aspects of running a video production and video editing business. We'll do a two-day course in Adobe Premiere Pro. You'll attend a full day of Adobe Photoshop for video, Adobe Audition, Adobe After Effects and more. We'll cover green screen, lighting, video cameras, DSLRs, Mirrorless cameras, video and photography. We will also teach a wide variety of classes in sales for video production and video transfer services. Marketing and advertising is key for any business and they are very important components of owning and operating a video production business so we concentrate on teaching you how to find customers for your new video business.

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The Getaway - our annual six-day video production and editing training conference - Join us in Reno, Nevada in July of 2023.

The Home Video Studio Getaway is our most exciting and important video production, video marketing and video training event of the year. You can choose one of two tracks: our signature total immersion into video production and editing experience. You'll totally conceive, produce, direct and edit your own short video either on your own or with other students. Our trainers will guide you, but this is a very free-flowing experience. It is the best way to put you into an environment that is like working with real paying clients. You will understand what it is like to conceive, produce, direct and edit a project with a deadline. We always get rave reviews about this total video immersion training program.

We also provide our core classes in video editing, photography for a video business, Adobe Premiere Pro, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Audition and Adobe After Effects. You'll participate and attend the President and Founder's Cocktail Party as well as our 23rd Annual Hanley Awards. This is our version of the Oscars. Studio Owners compete in eighteen categories for excellence in video. It is truly a wonderful week and the highlight of our Home Video Studio Year.

At both our Advanced Training and our Getaway Conference you will meet and hang out with our other studio owners from all over the United States. Plus, you will experience what we call the Home Video Studio Family. There is a lot of camaraderie in Home Video Studio. Everyone wants to help everyone else. You will be in business for yourself but not by yourself.

We'll Train You in 21 Distinct Skills for Operating a Video Transfer and Production business!

  • Video Producing
  • Video Directing
  • Video Editing
  • Adobe Premiere Pro
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Lightroom
  • Adobe After Effects
  • DVA - Digital Video Archive
  • Still Photography for A Video Business
  • DSLR Video Production
  • Lighting for Film and Video
  • Green Screen videography
  • Rigs & Dollies
  • Video Production for Events
  • Wedding Video Production
  • Sales Skills for a Video Business
  • Marketing a Video Production and Editing Business
  • Advertising for a Video Business
  • Social Media for Video
  • Management and Customer Care
  • Front and Backend Operations

Home Video Studio - 27 Profit Centers You Can Run From Your Home or Retail Location!

It's all about video content creation, transfer and modification. From the past, comes untold millions of videotapes, 8mm, Super-8mm, 16mm motion pictures film reels, 35mm slides, photographs, audio recordings, cassettes, CDs and DVDs and more. From the present we have video cameras, still cameras, smartphones, iPhones, Computers, iPads, handheld devices, media files, CDs and DVDs and much more. Video Content is exploding everywhere. The video production, transfer and editing business is hot! Everyone has something to transfer, shoot or edit.

Home Video Studio's time-tested profit centers allow you to step into a market that other companies cannot or do not serve. You can work for one individual family, for their school and church. You can work for their friends and everyone that they know and they know. You can work for every school and church in the area. You can work for the biggest company in town or just one individual consumer because everyone uses our product - video! Everybody has content! Who is your customer? Anyone and Everyone!

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We'll Cover All of the Above and More on the Zoom 'N Tell Experience.

Here's How to Qualify. Attending Zoom 'N Tell Saturday is easy as 1, 2, 3.

We're looking for people who want to make a difference in their lives, in the lives of their families and community, and in the lives of their future customers. People who like people and need a new purpose. Here's what we are looking for in a new studio owner:

1. Financial - you must either have the money and be willing to invest in yourself or have decent credit so we can help you get the funds. We are experts in funding. Call us. Let us evaluate your situation. It's quick and painless.

2. You have to be teachable. We don't mean are you smart enough to run the video equipment (and you don't have to be a techie to own a studio) we mean: are you teachable? Are you able to follow our plan?

3. Are you motivated for the right reasons! Are you excited? This business works and works well. It's the perfect business for the right person. We want to know what motivates you and what you are thinking.

ZNT Dates:

  • Saturday, January 21
  • Saturday, January 28

Call 1-317-358-5932 to attend. Space is limited.

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Request a Packet and more information! Please keep in mind this is not a job opportunity or an educational course in video production and editing. Home Video Studio is a business opportunity and make a wonderful retirement business. You will independently own and operate your own studio business full or part-time. On this page, you are simply taking the first step in our studio owner opportunity. Your info will not be used outside of Home Video Studio and is purely intended for our consideration. We do ask WHY. Why are you interested in Home Video Studio? We don't pay much attention to responses that are short, flippant or simply a few words. We do realize you possibly have only known about HVS for a very short time. Still, we ask you to take a moment and consider why you are interested and then convey that to us. Tell us a little of your story, your background and anything else that you would like us to know.
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