Home Video Licensing is one of the world’s truly great collections of user generated content
New York, NY (PRWEB) November 21, 2013
Footage.net, the stock, archival and news footage search engine, announced today that preview clips from Home Video Licensing (HVL) are available for viewing through Footage.net’s stock footage search and screening platform.
Vin Di Bona, creator and producer of “America’s Funniest Home Videos”, launched Home Video Licensing (HVL) earlier this year to make his world-class collection of premium UGC clips easily accessible for use by the global production community for the first time in its twenty-five year history. HVL’s user-generated clip library - deep, broad, vast, and true-to-life - is handpicked from 800,000+ submissions, fully curated and meta-tagged for ease of use and available in multiple production-friendly categories.
“Our goal is to make our legendary collection of user-generated content easily accessible to advertising, marketing and entertainment professionals around the world,” said Yolanda Seabourne, Director of Licensing and Content Services for Vin Di Bona Productions and Home Video Licensing. “With their long track record in the footage industry, Footage.net is perfectly positioned to help enhance our visibility as a resource to the global creative community.”
“Home Video Licensing is one of the world’s truly great collections of user generated content,” said David Seevers, Footage.net Chief Marketing Officer. “And HVL has put the resources in place to make this unique content as accessible as possible. We are very excited about bringing this kind of content to our users and helping HVL make the most of what they’ve built.”
Home Video Licensing’s extensive library is available for clip licensing across all platforms, ranging from feature films to internet marketing to national TV campaigns to live events and trade shows.
Footage.net is the world’s premier online resource for stock footage research. Since 1994, Footage.net has focused on meeting the needs of both footage users and footage providers. Today, Footage.net remains committed to helping users find the best footage as quickly and easily as possible, generating new leads and licensing opportunities for our member archives, and strengthening the footage licensing industry as a whole. Our dedicated footage search engine makes it easy for creative professionals to search 40 world-class footage collections simultaneously and view over three million clips, many of which are available for download. Our Global Search partners include some of the best-known companies in the stock footage industry, including Getty Images, FootageBank, Framepool, Historic Films and NBC News Archives, as well as some exciting new specialist collections, such as Skyworks, Critical Past and Celebrity Footage. Footage.net is also home to the Zap Email, used every day by creative professionals to send footage requests instantly to over 50 top footage providers.
About Home Video Licensing
Home Video Licensing (HVL), gives you access to thousands of funny, outrageous and uniquely authentic videos for commercial, TV, feature, mobile and online use and is powered by the legendary library from Vin Di Bona, creator and producer of America's Funniest Home Videos. Twenty-four years ago, America’s Funniest Home Videos created the growing trend for high quality user-generated content. Today, access thousands of funny and amazing clips all in one place.