a Basketball Highlight Film Recruiting Tape
Basketball Highlight Film Examples:
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STEP 1 -
step in creating your basketball highlight film recruiting
tape is to gather your video footage and pick out the
starting time codes for every good play.
Click Here to download
the basketball time code worksheet (word
Click Here to download
the basketball time code worksheet (pdf
You can fill
in the word document and email it back to us, or print
the pdf, fill it out, take a photo of it with your phone
and email the photo to us.
your films are on Hudl:
into your Hudl account, "star" all your best plays, then
order the download file that contains those plays.
Forward the Hudl email that contains the download link
email@example.com and we will produce your
film. If you want us to get the plays, let us know
the Hudl username/password and the game titles/play
numbers for every good play you want. We will then go in
and order those plays. We charge an additional $100 for
this service, and it must be paid before we pull the
plays. You can pay that fee here:
your films are on DVD:
If the DVD
was created without chapters, and the timer on the DVD
player starts at zero and ends when the video ends
WITHOUT Resetting back to zero during playback, then you
can pick out the time codes for every good play using
the timer on the DVD player or computer. If the timer
does reset to zero during playback, send us the DVD and
we will overlay a time code stamp and send them back to
you in a private YouTube links so you can pick out the
your films are on YouTube:
timer in the video player to pick out your time codes,
then email us the hyperlink to each video. We will be
able to pull that video from YouTube and place it into
your films are in a file format on your computer, hard
drive, tablet, etc:
have one file per game, you can watch it on your
computer and pick out the time code for every good play.
If you have multiple files, upload them to us as we will
put them together, overlay a time code stamp, and send
them back to you in a private YouTube link so you can
pick out the time codes.
STEP 2 -
Send us your films
If you want
to upload your DVD's to us
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have video files to upload
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want to mail us your DVD's, hard drive, USB drive, etc.
the mailing address is:
Fed Ex, UPS, USPS and overnight deliveries.
STEP 3 -
Let us know
the information at the start of the film.
introduction usually includes a photo, as well as the
Number, Position(s), School and Graduation Year.
It can also
include information such as GPA, SAT Scores, Awards,
Accomplishments and Contact Information.
to see many examples.
STEP 4 -
Choose your music
suggest you use royalty free music from our large
catalog of songs, which you can view by
You can use non royalty free music by either emailing us
the mp3's or a YouTube link to the song - BUT BE AWARE -
many times YouTube will not allow the video to be shown
on a portable device (phone, tablet) due to the
copyright restrictions placed on non royalty free
music... which means Coaches will not be able to view
choosing songs, make sure you choose at least 3-4 to
cover the length of the video.
want us to pick the songs, just let us know.
STEP 5 -
cost is $300, which includes up to 40 plays with arrows
identifying the athlete. If you need more than 40 plays,
there is an additional cost of $5.00 per play with
You can pay
by check (payable to Patrick Toland) or pay with credit
card (an email invoice will be sent from Paypal). Please
note that you do not need to pay up front, but payment
must be made before the video is emailed to you for
STEP 6 -
Building the film
We build the
film and send it to you for review, usually within 24-48
hours. Please double check that all arrows are correct
and the text is spelled correctly in the introduction.
We suggest that all the best plays are placed at the
front of the film, so let us know if you want any of
them moved (or you can let us know when choosing the
initial time codes). We will then make any adjustments
and resend the film back to you for approval.
STEP 7 -
final film is approved, we publish it on our YouTube
channel as well as create a personal page for the
athlete with the video embedded into it. We send you
both links so the film can be emailed to coaches. The
main advantage of sending the personal page link over
the YouTube link is that the coach won't see all the
other YouTube video suggestions of other basketball
We will also
send you a link to download the video file to your own
computer, so that you can post it to Facebook or
anywhere else you like.
Do you need
a playable dvd right away? We can create an Image File
and send you a downloadable link right away so that you
can burn the image file to a blank dvd and it will play
in any dvd player. Please be aware that an Image File is
also called an ISO file - and all you have to do is tell
your DVD burning software that you are burning a disk
image or ISO file (instead of a data file) and you will have a
playable dvd. The cost of this service is $20.
We have two
options if you want DVD's mailed to you:
is a plain DVD in a paper sleeve. No labels, no DVD
cases - just the Highlight Film on a DVD that will play
in any DVD player. 20 will be shipped UPS, second day
air. Cost is $50.
Option 2 is
a DVD in a paper sleeve, with a custom label, in a DVD
case with a custom DVD case label. 20 will be shipped
UPS, Second day air. Cost is $100. Additional DVD's are
give you the Highlight Film File in a downloadable link,
so you can always make as many dvd copies as you like
from that file for free!
We do not
encrypt our dvd's - you are free to make as many copies
as you like.
The DVD menu
uses the screenshot of your highlight film introduction.
Examples are below:
label and DVD jacket are both customized to the athlete
and sport. Football examples are below:
Questions? Email us at
Recruitingtape@gmail.com or call us at 908-461-5249