Talent meets inspiration: Videographers you should follow


Powerful videography has the ability to transport an audience to a specific moment in time, and allows viewers to feel what it’s like to be a part of that moment. It’s an engaging, thought-provoking medium that continues to inspire creatives around the world. We’re constantly blown away by the motion-format contributors at Shutterstock Custom, who use their incredible video skills to create custom motion content for our global clients. In a recent study led by Unmetric, it was revealed that video content is exploding, with a 631% increase in video content in 2017. From cinemagraphs to drone footage, small videos to gifs- our videographers capture incredible footage in a variety of formats for our clients to use for marketing purposes.

We’re sharing a few of these amazing videographers videos to ignite and inspire your creativity. This is a small preview into the skill and creative genius of the personal and professional capabilities of our talented creative network.

Reed Klass

Reed is an incredible editorial and journalistic videographer who highlights his subjects by storytelling through his videography. Viewers are instantly transported to the moments in his videos, and educated through his journalism techniques and the engaging perspective he creates. 

Ben Giesbrecht

Based in the tiny town of Ucluelet on Vancouver Island, Ben explores his surroundings and travels as often as he can. Whether he’s shooting commercial work for tourism, or passion projects on the West Coast, his work make us want to get outdoors as much as possible.

Joanie Simon

Don’t look at Joanie’s videos when you’re hungry, because you’ll immediately need to make one of her mouthwatering recipes. The food videographer and photographer creates amazing food-focused videos featuring recipes, how-tos, and other great features on delicious eats. Get inspired by this amazing foodie. 

Levi Arnold

Levi is an incredible videographer and photographer based in Indiana, USA. Whether he’s shooting with a RED or a film camera, his work capturing light and portrait features on his subjects always takes our breath away.

Cristina Riches

Cristina is the blogger extraordinaire behind Bird’s Pantry, where she shares party ideas, recipes and DIY’s to her 2,000+ YouTube subscribers. Check out her video on delicious Halloween cocktails, perfect for any Halloween event you might be hosting tonight!

We love to see the incredible work produced by our Shutterstock Custom contributors, both within our community and also in their spare time. These featured experts are just a few of the amazing videographers that we love to empower within our community, and we hope you’re just as inspired by them as we are. 

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