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Finding truly professional business video at an affordable price needn't be a mystery!

If you're really serious about your business, and serious about harnessing the power of video, you need something better than a half-baked amateur home movie on YouTube... Leave that sort of nonsense to the kiddies, cowboys and fantasists!

We make low cost professional videos for real-world businesses! We help those businesses compete sensibly on a world stage by rising above all the embarrassing, half-baked-amateur rubbish that's out there! We make legitimate professional videos for legitimate professional people who take their business seriously...

Through us, you can access properly equipped, properly qualified broadcast professionals at an affordable price. Our aim is to help you punch above your weight!

First established in Glasgow in 1986 as Clydeside Television Productions, we're now one of the longest-established business video production companies in Scotland. We're a small family business and specialise in meeting the needs of other small companies, charities, sole traders and public service organisations such as community groups and councils.

The short sampler reel above is designed to give you a rough idea of the sort of programmes we make for small businesses. No library footage or bought-in animations pad this showreel out... We've no need for such tricks! Everything you see here really is original footage from genuine low-cost programmes TFGtv have made...

And when we say low cost we really mean it!

Our production packages start at just £599+VAT! And that's not just for 30 seconds or a minute shot by some kid with a DSLR - But anything up to 10 minutes running time, complete with stock music, simple titles... A proper TV programme, filmed by an experienced broadcast professional using a proper television camera (and broadcast sound equipment) in full HD. You'll get your video on disc and ready to upload to any of the popular video hosting sites. And the quality is such that it can be projected in commercial cinemas, released commercially on DVD or Blu Ray, or even played out on TV!

Our production units are proud to offer for hire high quality kit from...

The service doesn't just begin and end with top quality kit though!

Producing a business video can be a technical, legal and logistical minefield... Therefore the service we offer is one where we actively project-manage your production from script to screen. You're not simply hiring a cameraman or editor for the day! - You're hiring experts in television production management who will always work in your best interests.

TFGtv provide a complete video production service, based right here in Scotland. One that is specifically geared to meet the needs of Micro, Small and Medium sized enterprises as well as cost-conscious corporate, third sector and public sector clients. No matter how modest the budget, your programme is project-managed to broadcast standards and is fully audited to protect your legal rights to the finished product.

TFGtv is owned and operated by a former ITV News Cameraman who rose through the ranks to lecture in TV production at one of Scotland's most respected colleges and sit on SQA qualification design teams. Our operating procedures are based on 35+ years of broadcast, commercial and educational expertise... All our crew are trained and qualified to a minimum of HNC/D level specifically in a television-related discipline. Our truly professional team provide a full script to screen service which routinely includes:

Creative concept development.
Script writing.
Planning and project management to broadcast standards. (PRINCE based system)
Location management and sourcing.
Sourcing Professional Models Actors and Presenters. - Including some very well known faces.
Professional copyright clearance.
Filming. - Real, qualified professionals with real television cameras.
Lighting and sound. - Broadcast standard.
Sourcing bespoke music as well as a wide range of ibrary and stock music.
Post-production and editing. - Broadcast standard.
Preparing your video for the web - AND for distribution on disc etc... World formats including PAL, NTSC, Full HD etc...

TFGtv regularly collaborates with other creative professionals and agencies to ensure that they can include TRULY professional level video content in their materials. And we can, as a free service to clients, put you in touch with the right people should you require an integrated service.

TFGtv is proud to provide a specialised service and we never undermine other creative professionals by pretending to be what we're not! We actively work with your chosen marketing teams, web designers and social media specialists, to ensure that the video content you put out there on the world wide web is of the highest standard it can be for the available budget. Your finished programme is also ideal for exhibitions, point of sale or distribution on DVD, Blu Ray or Memory stick. You can even show it in a commercial cinema - the picture quality is that good!

Please contact us for agency rates if yours is a creative agency commissioning work for third parties; we'd be delighted to discuss working with you.

TFGtv is proud to be a small family business, helping other small firms compete on a world-class level...

We pride ourselves on being friendly, approachable and completely down-to earth, for honest no-strings advice all you need do is...