Video Production Services

Video Product Tampa Bay St PeteFlorida Digital Studios is a full service, video production, web video production and multi-media production facility with over three decades of proven industry experience. Founded in 1983 in Pinellas County, Florida by former network newsman Jay Gross, the company has produced thousands of hours of outstanding quality and award winning high definition broadcast and Internet programs.  Our video production clients include major corporations, independent producers, public relations and marketing firms, advertising agencies, government, and small businesses.  Our studio production capabilities encompass all web and high definition formats in use today worldwide. FDS is also involved with authoring standard DVD as well as high definition Blu-ray for spectacular results at trade shows and large screen presentations.  We are foremost in Tampa digital video production and your one stop shop for video content delivery and management resources (CMR) as well as archiving of legacy video formats.  You have media concepts and ideas - we have solutions to make them happen!

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Another area of expertise is green screen technology.  Florida Digital has a perfectly keyed green screen studio always available for single and multiple camera shooting. 

We also serve the general public with transferring old home video and film to DVD, hard drive and cloud storage.


Video Editing Tampa Bay St Pete

Our large and “client friendly” post production studio features Apple Final Cut Pro editing systems with numerous plug-in, Adobe After Effects and highly experienced editorial personnel.    

Video Editing Tampa Bay St PeteSuccessful creative services require teamwork from an array of professionals.  At Florida Digital, we harness the talents of many top writers, directors, producers, videographers and support staff to create just the right mix for your media production needs.  

We learned long ago that one size does NOT fit all. From our spacious and efficient facility in Pinellas County, Florida, we also provide high quality disc duplication, replication, and custom packaging at competitive prices and aggressive turn around times for DVD, CD, thumb drives and Blu-ray.

Delivery of your final media whether for broadcast, the web or presentation on DVD or Blu-ray, FDS has efficient and high quality solutions. FDS is constantly upgrading its encoding software. That’s why we are one of the few facilities chosen by hundreds of TV stations and major networks to provide them with content ready for air via FTP transmission or on established high definition tape formats like HDCAM and DVC Pro HD.

Our bottom line philosophy is simple!  We are all committed to the success of your project, big or small.  We’ll give you the personal attention you deserve along with superb quality and value. See why customers large and small have been relying on Florida Digital Studios for more than 30-years!

  • Concept to Completion
  • Script Writing & Creative Services
  • Full Production Management
  • Total Spectrum Capability
  • Multimedia Edit for broadcast or for the Web
  • Authoring, Closed Captioning, Subtitling and Duplication
  • Electronic Spot Delivery

SD 4:3 Standard Screen Formats 
Digital Betacam (Digibeta)
Mini DV
Digital “S” D-9, and 
1-inch type C.

FDS fully supports hardware based HD to SD down-conversions from any HD source to allow it to be viewed and broadcast in the SD format. This is not at all an uncommon practice. Many companies shoot in HD, but still edit and deliver in SD, especially for broadcast on smaller stations.

Studio Production Services and Equipment – Hourly or by the Project

Our stages have green or white cyclorama. 
(2) Actual Office settings with or without windows for sourcing outside lights.
(2) Movable wheeling tabletops approx. 36” by 48” and glass blocks, egg crate, and gels. Various muslins and solids. White, chroma-key blue and gray seamless paper and muslin back drops. Comprehensive tungsten lighting & grip package Kino lights
HMI & PAR lights. We have a wide choice of cameras from small P2 cameras to High end Arri and Sony cameras, as well as several DSLR packages.

Hard to Find Video Format Capabilities Are No Problem At Florida Digial: 
1-inch, 3/4 inch (U-Matic), Digital “S”, D-9, 8mm & Hi8mm, SVHS or VHS
Foreign Standard Conversions (Tape & DVD)

Digital File Delivery

Ask about direct transmission of files from your computer to us to your end users, especially to broadcasters and cable stations. We are extremely competitive with DG Fast Channel and others.

Digital SD Broadcast Formats

Broadcast quality duplication is always readily available in all the standard definition SD digital formats. Choose from Digital Betacam, DVCAM, Mini-DV as well as Panasonic Pro-25 or Pro-50. We offer the fastest turn around available for your Commercial Spots, PSAs and Infomercials. FDS can easily ship your on-air tapes and spots directly to television and cable outlets…saving you time as well as the expense of double shipping. FDS’ duplication service is always competitively priced.

Closed & Open Captioning {CC} & Subtitling

Fulfilling the legal requirement of Closed and Open Captioning doesn’t have to be complicated.  Whether you need high definition or standard line 21 SD captions, Florida Digital's expert technicians use the latest software and encoding equipment to assure that your program is Closed Captioned to network & cable broadcast specifications. Need Blu-ray Subtitled? No problem, we specialize in Blu-ray Authoring and Subtitling.  Broadcast quality captioning is always available even if you do not have your script transcribed. Ask for a quote.

Legacy Videotape Formats

Broadcast quality duplication is also still available in standard definition Digital Beta, Betacam SP, DVD-Pro, DVCAM, DV, 3/4-inch, and even 1-inch type C. The latter two formats are getting harder and harder to find.

Call us at 727-546-7900 or email us [email protected] for a quote.