Starans is a small but mighty team of experts (technology professionals, computer engineers, software developers, system analysts, photographers, videographers, editors, traders) who share long term passions for Media Productions, Digital Marketing, Algorithmic Trading and Real Estate Management. Explore our website to find out more and discover what Starans can do for you.
Michael Staran, Founder & CEO, Starans Group
Starans – All Media Productions.
We have been creating Digital Content for several years. In response to the changing way global audiences view Digital Content, we currently have a wide range of projects in development, production and distribution (corporate video commercials, documentaries, short films, websites, ebooks, emagazines, entertainment and educational content, promotional materials and numerous other forms of Media).
Starans is a true Media Productions Powerhouse operating globally across numerous channels and countries (based in Europe). We don’t want Audiences to just sit back and watch… we want them to lean forward and participate! We want our work to be additive to their lives. We are unreasonably ambitious. At Starans we believe that Great Ideas are a decisive advantage! We believe ideas are only great when they are conceived and produced fast enough to give people a competitive advantage. At Starans we welcome the “impossible idea”. When it comes to our ambitions and aspirations, we believe we can accomplish anything…
Trends and Technologies change daily and we do our very best to keep up with them. We work on projects we’re passionate about and we bring our Passion to every project we work on… We provide Solutions to our clients, not just services. We focus on creating long-term relationships with them. We enjoy our work and we know that the process is just as important as our finished Product. We collaborate, brainstorm, share ideas and keep each other inspired. We nurture flexibility and creativity because we know it results in our greatest work. We embrace New Technologies and new ways of Thinking in order to continuously Improve!
Throughout the years, we have crafted our unique talents into a well-rounded small but mighty Team of Experts. Production is our Passion and it shows in the beautiful Art we create. It’s our desire to give you Media Productions which will bless your life for years to come and be always remembered. Starans is using the very latest and most advanced Technology on the planet, ready to take on any New Challenges. A combination of high Creativity and vast Technical Knowledge helps us produce innovative Media Solutions. What brings us together is our Passion for Productions (large, medium or small, we do them all).
If you’ve got a Product to launch, a Vision to share, a Story to tell, a Startup company to kick-off, a new Idea to convey, an Image to build, by any means DO contact us! We’ve already created smart/dynamic Content for some of our planet’s most admired Brands. Our all-star Team of experts handles projects of nearly every scale and genre. Regardless of their scope, we approach all our Projects in the exact same way: “make it Better than you Ever imagined it could be!”
Michael Staran, Founder & CEO, Starans Group
We welcome our newest partner: Astra Films
Our videography refers to the process of capturing Video of all kinds (and even streaming media). We use the most advanced methods and tools of Video Production (for “pre” and “post” production). Our Videography is the production of videos from conception to the final product, generally in a small scale involving shooting, setting and editing. Pre-Production: as one of the most challenging stages in any Project, we specialise in providing Pre-Production to our clients. With our team of experts, rest assured that your visual content will be nothing short of exceptional! Post-Production: with people dedicated to Post-Production, we guarantee to provide the highest quality result for all of our clients. No matter what type of project you’re looking to create, we’re here to make it reality.
Our photography team is in the science, art, application and practice of creating great images! Our photography is utilizing the best full-frame cameras in the market (mainly by Canon) and is employed in the fields of science, manufacturing, business, art, film, portrait, editorial, corporate, fashion, events, shows, exhibitions, weddings, anniversaries, tournaments, etc. Professional high-quality photography is required for your business. High-quality images can play an important role in improving quality, thereby attracting a significant amount of business. This can eventually be beneficial for your regular website and digital marketing use. We have a small team of in-house professional photographers, who will make sure to cater to your needs. If you are to conduct a photo shoot and need equipment, studio and a photographer, our expert professionals will be right there at your service.
Our filmmaking team works hard in the process of making a short or feature film (even intended for extensive theatrical exhibition). Our filmmaking involves a number of discrete stages including an initial story, idea, through screenwriting, casting, shooting, sound recording, editing and screening the finished product before an audience, that may result in a film release, distributions and exhibition. Our team creates visually stunning, captivating stories. If you are wishing for a film to be created, our team is able to film & edit your story to how you envisioned it. With a touch of our magic of course!
Our video production team works hard in the process of producing video content. We always follow three stages of video production: pre-production, production and post-production. At the end of these stages our clients get a finished product that tells a great story! Whether it’s a short film or full-length, marketing video, tv-commercial, music video, our overall process is basically the same. When it comes to Video Production, you can count on us to continue working until it’s exactly what you’re looking for while still staying within your timeline and budget. Along with this we also have advanced 4K cameras plus sound and lighting equipment.
We have a small team of passionate Wedding videographers and photographers with a common goal for producing videos of exceptional cinematic quality! We approach each project and event we film with an open creative mind, focusing on romanticism and capturing natural, real, beautiful footage! We are driven by our Love for motion video and static photographic imagery! We use for that the best full-frame cameras in the market and state-of-the-art drones.
One of the things people talk about is Baptism stories in church (christenings). They are perfect of God’s ability to redeem a life. And they are told through the perspective of the person who went through it. Our video/photo service is great in helping you and your family storing those precious memories! We capture that great day’s story with plenty of video and countless photos! (typically 3-4 hours and over 500 photos).
Our team operates for several years with Drones, provides services and helps producing television shows, documentaries and films. They are highly experienced professionals, experts in aerial photography and cinematography (for all commercial industries). Specialized in all kinds of aerial shootings, using the latest state-of-the-art Drones.
We produce movie trailers (also known as a preview of coming film attractions), our videos are an advertisement or a commercial for a feature film that will be exhibited in the future at a cinema, the result of our creative and technical work. Movie trailers have become popular on DVDs or Blu-ray discs, as well as on several Internet platforms and all mobile devices.
We create music videos, that are essentially short films that integrate a song with imagery and produced for promotional or artistic purposes. Modern music videoclips are primarily made and used as a marketing device intended to promote the sale of new music recordings. There are also cases where songs are used in tie-in marketing campaigns that allow them to become more than just a song! Solo singer to Rock Band: We’ve got you covered. We create music videos across all genres. The videos we produce are designed around you so that you can express yourself as the musician you want to be represented as, whether it be a studio video or a narrative video.
Our Visual Effects team is in the process by which imagery is created outside the context of a live action shot in film making. Visual effects involve in the integration of live-action footage (special effects) and generated imagery (digital effects) to create content which looks realistic but would be otherwise dangerous, expensive, impractical, time consuming or even impossible to capture on film!
Compositing is the combining of visual elements from separate sources into single images, to create the illusion that all those elements are parts of the same scene! Today most compositing is achieved through digital image manipulation. Starans provides color correction and grading services for film, television, commercials, corporate films and new media projects.
Color grading is our process of altering and enhancing the color of a motion picture or still image. Color grading encompasses both color correction and the generation of artistic color effects. Whether for theatrical film, video distribution or print, color grading is generally now performed digitally. Starans has the Technology for advanced color grading to meet your deadlines!
Our photo-editing team performs optimization of images. These images can be digital photographs, illustrations, prints, etc. Most types of editing are done using great photo editing programs. Photo editing is done for many reasons, many photos of models are edited to remove blemishes and make the model better (retouching), fixing errors, etc.
We make for you 2D-Animation, which creates movement in a two-dimensional artistic space. Our work in the field of 2D-Animation requires both creativity and technological skills. Often thought of as traditional animation, our 2D animation uses bitmap/vector graphics to create and edit the animated images and is created using advanced software. Are used mainly in advertisements.
We also create 3D-Animation via our small team of talented programmers. 3D-animation is computer graphics that use a three-dimensional representation of geometric data that is stored in the computer for the purposes of performing calculations. 3D computer graphics rely on many algorithms as computer vector graphics. We use many 3D techniques to achieve our effects.
We create short advertisement films, a span of television programming produced for organizations, which convey a message, typically to market a product or service. Advertisers and marketeers really love them! Our spots range in length, typically between 30 and 60 seconds. When creating this type of advertisements, it is important we understand how you’ll be reaching your audience! Require something that needs showcased? Good thing you found Starans! We’ll produce a great advertisement for your company. Once we’ve finished your product, it will be handed over to yourselves so that it can be distributed onto Social Media or TV.
We create for you marketing videos which are fully-licensed. A promo video can be used to tell your customers about your products and services. When creating a promo video, we always bear in mind important things which will ensure that your video is an effective way of attracting customers. Our videos are made to promote your business so people want to buy from you!
We make motion graphics, our pieces of digital footage or animation which are usually combined with audio for use in your multimedia projects. Motion graphics are usually displayed via media technology, but may also be displayed via manual powered technology. The term typically refers to the application of animation and effects to video, film, TV and interactive applications.
Our VFX team works in the process by which imagery is created or manipulated outside the context of a live action shot in film making. They involve in the integration of live-action footage (special effects) and generated imagery (digital effects) to create environments which look realistic, but would be dangerous, expensive, time consuming or impossible to capture on film!
We make for you Explainer Videos that are truly awesome! Explainer video is a short, engaging marketing video that highlights the services and solutions of a company or explains the essential features of a product. Various start-up companies have also started to deploy explainer videos as a key part of their communication. We use for our videos great animation elements and techniques.
Our brand videos are for companies with great good-will and recognition. Branding helps companies position their offering in a distinguished way from the rest. Our brand videos are being used by startup companies to reach to their audience and market themselves. Our videos have 4 powers: Attention, Emotion, Perceived Value and Clarity! You have to wield these powers wisely!
Our training videos are a highly effective way to get your trainees to remember and understand information. Many organizations use training videos. Training videos are engaging, can be very cost-effective and can be delivered easily across multiple platforms and timeframes. They are short-subject documentary movies, narrative documentary and graphics are used in our productions.
Our small but powerful team has the creative firepower and technical abilities to develop, produce and distribute web-commercials on digital media platforms. Our web-commercials are all about brand recognition. The idea is to expose the viewer multiple times to the same engaging content so that the brand name/logo stick with them well after they have turned off their screens!
You have a limited amount of screen real-estate on your app-store page to get people to download your app! It’s best to choose an app video to fill that slot, rather than a screenshot! Obviously, the more complex the app, the more a video helps and it’s always much better than a bunch of screenshots. Starans is here to help, we create those app-videos for you!
We create corporate videos that communicates your unique value and story. Every business has a unique and powerful story to tell! And we’d Love to help you tell yours! Starans will help you to craft a compelling story for your brand using the power of corporate video production. A film that you can be proud of and will be Loved by your target audience!
Our documentaries team produces non-fictional narrative-based documentaries. They have comprised a very broad and diverse category of films. Our documentaries bring viewers into new worlds and experiences through the presentation of factual information about real people, places, and events, generally portrayed through the use of actual images and artifacts.
Our video advertisements, just like those you see on TV or the Internet, are short (60 seconds or less) branding-oriented video that promotes your company, products or services. A commercial video is high-level and should not dive into the details of what you do and how you do it, like an explainer video. An advertisement is meant to get people excited about what you do!
Our computer graphics team produces pictures and videos created using sophisticated computing technology. Usually the term refers to computer-generated image data created with specialized graphical software. It is a vast and recent area in computer science. Topics in computer graphics include user interface design, sprite graphics, vector graphics and 3D modelling.
Our small but talented team of creative designers work in areas of marketing and advertising to create various materials, such as product labels or brochures, that provide information about a company’s offerings. They design these materials using modern digital illustration software. They will follow the process from concept to rough layout to prototype to completed project.
We design for you illustrations, which are essentially interpretation or visual explanation of a text, concept or process, designed for integration in published media, such as posters, flyers, magazines, books, teaching materials, animations, games and films. Contemporary illustration uses a wide range of techniques, including drawing, painting, collage, multimedia.
We design your logos! A Logo is a design symbolizing an organization, company, trademark, etc, often uniquely designed for ready recognition. You may also think of a Logo as a simple visual mark to identify your company product or service. The identity or ‘image’ of a company is made up of many visual devices, stationery, cards, envelopes, websites, products, packaging, etc.
We design your flyers! A flyer is a form of paper advertisement intended for wide distribution and typically posted or distributed in a public place, handed out to individuals or sent through the mail. Flyers range from inexpensively photocopied leaflets to expensive, glossy, full-colour circulars. Flyers are handed out on the street, door-to-door, put under windshield wipers of cars, etc.
We design for you brochures, which are informative paper documents used for advertising that can be folded into a template, pamphlet or leaflet. A brochure can also be a set of related unfolded papers put into a pocket folder or packet. Brochures are promotional documents, primarily used to introduce a company, organization, products or services and inform customers of the benefits.
We can design any posters for you! A poster is any piece of printed paper designed to be attached to a wall or vertical surface. Typically posters include both textual and graphic elements. Are designed to be both eye-catching and informative and may be used for many purposes. They are a frequent tool of advertisers of events, musicians, films and others trying to communicate a message.
We design Infographics, which are visual presentations of information that use the elements of design to display content. Our infographics express complex messages to your viewers in a way that enhances their comprehension. Images are an extension of the content of a written article, but infographics convey a message. Are used to present a lot of data in a way easy to comprehend.
We develop great websites for you. Website development is a broad term for the work involved in developing a web site for the Internet or an intranet (a private network). Web development can range from developing the simplest static single page of plain text to the most complex web-based internet applications, electronic businesses and social network services.
Our Internet Marketing team produces any sort of advertising, promotion or marketing tactic used online. This includes promotional websites, email marketing, and social media. The goal of Internet marketing includes communicating a company’s message about itself, its products, its services, conducting research to identify a target market (demographics, preferences, needs).
Crowdfunding is the practice of funding a project or venture by raising small amounts of money from a large number of people, as a form of alternative finance. Starans can help you creating and promoting your crowdfunding campaigns, with our proprietary multi-step process to get you the best results. Your product could be a smash hit in record time!
Michael Staran, Founder & CEO, Starans Group