Filming product videos for MakeMeSomethingSpecial.co.uk

Garth Haley

Garth Haley is a video producer and Director of Hyperfine Media. He previously worked as a business consultant, BBC journalist and digital media project manager, and lives in Sale with his wife and two children.

Posts by Garth Haley:



7 Tips for Making Videos for Manufacturers

Here at Hyperfine we specialise in video production for the manufacturing and engineering sectors. Here are some of the challenges we typically face on-site and in the edit – as well as our tried-and-tested solutions. 1) Large scale projects require bespoke thinking We often find ourselves filming in large warehouses or factory floors. They’re full [read more…]


Why is Soundtrack So Important?

Those of us who were watching TV in the 70’s and 80’s are very familiar with the Benny Hill soundtrack. In every episode it would pipe up over him in sped up film being chased in increasingly silly scenarios. It’s now become musical shorthand for ‘hey guys, this is ridiculous’. It can be found online [read more…]


Five great timelapse videos

Timelapse blog

Surprisingly, timelapse photography is actually one of the oldest camera techniques there is. It’s first use was in Georges Méliès’ motion picture Carrefour De L’Opera, over a century ago. Since then, the use of time-lapse has evolved side by side with the art of capturing moving images. In the digital age it’s a technique equally available [read more…]



5 Things We Learnt Creating Animated Infographics For The BBC

Hyperfine Media recently completed a series of 23 animated infographics for the BBC’s digital educational brand iWonder. Like all successful infographics, these animations had to communicate big ideas and fascinating facts and figures in a visually inventive way. During the production process we spent a lot of time trying different approaches to the research, storyboarding, [read more…]


5 Reasons for Using Animation in Your Content Plans

Most people see animation as something that belongs to TV, films or YouTube. But many are not utilising and leveraging this powerful medium to spice up their content marketing campaigns, Developing a quick, straight- to- the- point production is effective in informing current customers, converting prospects, and helping to brand your company. If you’re debating whether [read more…]