New York, NY (PRWEB) February 27, 2013
Footage.net, the stock, archival and news footage search engine, announced today that preview clips from AM Stock Cameo, a leading global supplier of custom stock footage and establishing shots for primetime television programming and motion picture feature films, are now available for viewing through Footage.net’s stock footage search and screening platform. Founded by Chris Angelich in 1987, AM Stock Cameo has become an indispensable source for custom stock footage and second unit shoots.
Specializing in custom stock footage production for primetime television shows, AM Stock Cameo shoots all its own footage on location throughout the United States, typically working on 15 to 20 major shows a year. Current AM Stock Cameo clients include Two and Half Men, The Big Bang Theory and Whitney, among others.
“We shoot custom stock footage and second unit material for some of the top shows on television, so the quality of our footage has to be excellent,” said Chris Angelich, AM Stock Cameo founder and president. “We are excited to connect with Footage.net’s worldwide user base to expand the range of people who have instant access to our library.”
Based in Los Angeles, AM Stock Cameo has amassed a library of over 1.3 million feet of 35mm film. They now shoot everything in HD, on the Arri Alexa HD camera, which allows the footage to fit seamlessly into contemporary productions.
“By focusing on second unit shoots, Chris and his team have become a pivotal resource, providing establishing shots, exteriors and a wide range of key pick-ups for some of the most discerning producers in the business,” said David Seevers, Footage.net Chief Marketing Officer. “Bringing a collection like AM Stock Cameo to the attention of the global creative community is what Footage.net does best. Our users will really benefit from the opportunity to dig into this world-class collection.”
Footage.net has grown rapidly over the last several years to become one of the world’s largest and most comprehensive online stock footage databases. AM Stock Cameo clips will be available for screening through Footage.net alongside motion content from some of the world’s most prestigious footage companies, including Getty Images, FootageBank, Framepool, and CNN ImageSource.
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 search engine makes it easy for creative professionals to search 40 world-class footage collections simultaneously and view over 2 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 OceanFootage. 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. Whether they’re up against a deadline or searching for an obscure clip, creative professionals rely on Zap Emails every day to initiate their footage research projects, providing our Zap subscribers with a steady stream of new leads.
About AM Stock Cameo
Chris Angelich founded AM Stock Cameo as a service shooting custom stock footage for film and television productions. Currently, AM Stock Cameo has 93,000 clips ready for licensing. The AM Stock Cameo Footage Library includes both a vast variety of footage shot in 35mm, as well as footage shot over the last three years on the Arri Alexa HD camera, which captures some the highest resolution images available today. AM Stock Cameo owns the largest process plate collection of any library. Whether your production needs the frenetic hustle of New York or the beauty of nature, buildings of all types, animals, or an explosion- AM Stock Cameo is the answer to your stock footage needs. If you cannot find it here, then we will shoot it for you. We currently shoot custom stock for over 20 television series during the 2012-13 season.