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Tip #1050: 7 Tips to Spice Up a Demo Reel
Demo reels need to evolve with your career. Here’s how to keep them fresh.
This article first appeared in MotionArray.com. This is a summary.
Chances are, most people reading this will have some experience in throwing together a demo reel. But as your body of work continues to evolve, so too should the 90-second video compilation you use to represent it.
Here are seven tips to add impact to your demo:
- Cut the Fat
- Brevity is Key
- Play Up Your Niche
- Don’t Be Afraid To Show Your Process
- Reconsider Your Music
- Chase Those Views!
- Get a Second Opinion
This article has more details and lots of links. And, for additional help, check out these tips which cover the basics of creating a demo reel.