Tagged: Editorial

Rolling Stone Article About Custom VideosRolling Stone Article About Custom Videos

Rolling Stone Article About Custom Videos

A recent article in Rolling Stone describes a shift in the porn/fetish industry towards custom videos, primarily as a way for producers to stay viable in the age of incessant piracy. It’s really well...

Q+A with Damien Woods

Q+A with Damien Woods

Hey guys, I’ve been trying to get a fresh start with multiple things in my life with the beginning of this new year and my professional life as a director of heroine content is...

Mainstream Matters III

Mainstream Matters III

So, there’s a lot of comic book movie action coming later this year, but for now, we’re just going to focus on the present or the near future. The very near future in fact...

Mainstream Matters II

Mainstream Matters II

So we did this once before, and it turned out well, except for the part where I wrote the following sentence. “I’ve very much liked what I’ve seen thus far of the most recent...

Sidekick's "State of the Genre" - 2015

“State of the Genre” – 2015

It’s been a while since we’ve posted a full-blown editorial, but instead of focusing on one topic, we thought that we would look at the state of the genre in general. Basically, we just...

Which Direction is the Genre Headed?

Which Direction is the Genre Headed?

Both HM and I were thrilled with the response to the repetitiveness editorial, and we just wanted to thank you all again for the feedback. One unexpected “side-effect” to all the conversation was that...

Repetitiveness in the Heroine Genre

Repetitiveness in the Heroine Genre

Is there an issue with repetitiveness in the heroine genre? After this particular topic surfaced a while ago and became somewhat of a hot-button issue, I started to put quite a bit of thought...

Should Producers Offer "Mobile-Friendly" Videos?

Should Producers Offer “Phone Friendly” Videos?

Recently, I’ve had discussions with a couple of customers and producers about making videos that are easily downloadable and viewable on mobile devices (iPhones and iPads and so forth). This seems to be a...

Do Production Values Matter?

Do Production Values Matter?

After questioning the current state of Zen Pictures and then blowing up the site by simply asking what you thought was a fair price for a video, we decided to go in a less...

What Happened to Zen Pictures?

What Happened to Zen Pictures?

Is there something wrong with Zen Pictures? Have they lost a little off their fastball? Have they forgotten how to make great superheroine videos? Or is Zen still among best superheroine video production companies...