A Wealth of Knowledge

This past fall, Studio B Films became well-versed in financial planning. Asset Mark hired us to produce a series featuring seventeen financial firms around the country. From Black Rock in San Francisco to J.P. Morgan in New York, and more boutique financial institutions in between, we created 3-minute profiles on each branch. Our main objective […]

Studio B Films Goes Solar

Studio B Films created a series of ten videos for Sunrun to explain how easy it is to go solar. We combined the company’s existing artwork with new design elements to create an updated look. We finessed the script, created storyboards and assets, filmed our talent, then wove the pieces together with a colorful motion […]

Studio B searches for a new Production Coordinator

About Studio BWork in a fast-paced, close-knit, fun, and creative environment. Studio B Films is a full-service video production studio and creative agency. Our work includes branding videos, customer stories, web campaigns, commercials, corporate communications, and motion graphics. We are based in Berkeley and are now in our 20th year of business. Our clients include […]

Studio B Films Creates Event Video for LPL Financial’s Focus 2014

Event Video for LPL Financial’s Focus

For the third year in a row, Studio B Films partnered with Opts Idea’s agency to create the latest video for LPL Financial’s Focus 2014 event in San Diego. The goal was to kick off the first day with a video which would evoke a spirit of unity and teamwork among those attending the conference, […]

GoPro – Great Things Come in Small Packages

When considering what equipment to use to create the highest quality content, we often think bigger is better. However, this is becoming a common misconception, as highlighted by our Rentals Manager and Crew Services Coordinator Dan Williams in the Rentals Blog last month. Here in the production department, we’re less focused on the equipment, but […]

Our Favorite Places to Film in the San Francisco Bay Area: Part 2

Places to Film in the San Francisco

HBO’s new show, Looking, features the San Francisco Bay Area as a major supporting character, highlighting Oakland, the City, and even the USS Hornet. Unlike most shows set in the Bay Area, Looking is actually shot on location, (see Berkeley-based, Parenthood, shot in Southern California). The show does a great job at capturing over 40 […]

Videos in Email Newsletter Campaigns | Marketing Videos

Are you asking yourself, “Should I use videos in my email newsletters?” The answer is yes. Your logical next question might be “How do I embed videos in my email newsletters?” That question is a little harder to answer. Let’s get into the details. Why Should My Email Newsletters Include Video? Video is one of […]

Studio B’s Five Favorite Super Bowl XLVIII Commercials

The 2014 Super Bowl commercials have been the topic of conversation in the Studio B office throughout the week. We all watched the game, but we’re really watching for the multimillion dollar promotions that make us laugh, groan, and maybe even shed a tear… That’s  going a little far, but here are the top six […]

Measuring the ROI of Video Marketing

Measuring the ROI of Video Marketing

If you’ve looked into video marketing, even a small amount, you’ve probably gathered that it’s tough to measure exactly how videos help your bottom line. There are a hundred different metrics you can track for your video itself- how many views it got, how many repeat viewings, how many comments, the quality of the comments […]

Our Favorite Places to Film in the San Francisco Bay Area: Part 1


The San Francisco Bay Area is know as being one the the most romantic places to shoot in the world. The city is home to over a dozen very picturesque neighborhoods, each offering a unique backdrop. As a video production company located in the San Francisco Bay Area, we are privileged to have the opportunity to […]