Remote Directed Video (RDV) Production

Produce videos for your businesses conveniently and cost-effectively.

Create professional videos with subjects around the world using just a smartphone, tablet or webcam – plus the support of our video experts.

What is Remote Directed Video (RDV)?

Remote Directed Video eliminates the complexity and overhead of producing videos, and gives you everything your business needs in a convenient fixed-price package. See what’s included.

Recording Videos with RDV

1. Schedule a Recording Session

Start by setting a convenient time to record with our scheduling tool. We’ll even help you coordinate and prepare staff, customers and other spokespeople.

2. Connect with a Live Director

Subjects connect their smartphone or webcam with a director that adjusts the camera settings, helps subjects hit their talking points and make them look great!

3. Footage is Edited into a Final Video

Receive a rough cut of your video in just 5 business days, and request additional changes via our video collaboration platform.

Remote Directed Video Capture App

Get amazing video footage – from anywhere – with help from a Live Director


Remote Directed Video is a Perfect Fit for These Types of videos

RDV makes capturing customer testimonial safe and convenient – for both you and your customers.

RDV is perfect for those that want to secure a role as a thought leader in their industry.

RDV creates new opportunities to promote your event and add value for sponsors and exhibitors.

Thought Leadership

Social Media

Video Ads

Email & Sales Videos

Culture & Brand Videos

Product Reviews & Demos


Event Promotion

Content Marketing

Why Do Marketers Choose RDV?

Producing videos the old-fashioned way is often too costly and complex, and at-home productions take longer than they should, while lacking the finesse required by some brands.

Compared to Traditional Productions

Traditional Video Production vs. Remote Directed Video Production Comparison Chart

Compared to Solo/Streaming Productions

Steaming Video Production vs. Remote Directed Video Production Comparison Chart

Safe and Easy Without Sacrifice

RDV is recorded remotely and totally safe without having to sacrifice production or content quality.

Fast and Convenient

RDV makes it easy to turn an idea into an audience-ready video, in as little as 7 days from time of recording.

Totally Turnkey

Our team of marketers, producers, directors and editors handle your project from start to finish, minimizing impact on staff.

Affordable and Flexible

Everything you need is bundled into convenient fixed-price packages, or you can design a custom project.

High-Quality, Effective Video

There’s no loss of quality to streaming, and a Live Director ensures you always get an effective video.

Professional Direction

Live Directors coach subjects and tweak their cameras to ensure they sound and look great, and hit their talking points.

Made To Your Specifications

Our marketers, directors and editors will help you turn your vision into a reality, with included revisions to get it just right.

Having the access to the remote videos that Thoughtcast Media provides really allowed us to continue building that content, but in a safe way…

Patrick Dorsey, EVP Marketing, Impexium

How Some Businesses Are using RDV

See these case studies from Remote Directed Video customers.

Impexium Safely Expanded Their Library of Video Testimonials in 2020
ASAE Added Value for First Virtual Annual Meeting Event Partners
American College of Radiology
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What You Get With Remote Directed Video

Remote Directed Video includes everything you need to produce effective videos for your business.

Video Testimonial Strategy

Strategy & Planning

Access to Video Marketing Experts
Production Strategy
Editorial Guidance
Style Selection
Video Assets Sourcing
Remote Video Capture

Remote Video Capture

Easy Session Scheduling
Subject Prep and Coaching
Expert Live Direction
Optional Teleprompter
Up to 4K Resolution
Record in 125+ Countries
RDV Editing and Review

Editing & Review

Storyline, Video and Audio Editing
Opening /Closing Logo Sequences
Royalty-free Soundtrack
3 Rounds of Editing & Review
Inclusion of Client-provided Images, Video Clips or Animations

5-Day Editing Guarantee

We will deliver a first cut of your video for you to review within 5 business days from the time of recording. Subsequent revisions based on your review typically turnaround within 3 business days.

Schedule a Consultation

Get in touch with a video expert to talk strategy, design a Remote Directed Video package that fits your needs and budget, and get a firm quote.

RDV is a Trusted Solution for These Brands

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Frequently Asked Questions