One Subscription. Colour Grading - Simplified. Bolt On a Professional Grading Department, Without Any of the Hassle.

One Subscription. Colour Grading - Simplified. Bolt On a Professional Grading Department, Without Any of the Hassle.

One Subscription. Colour Grading - Simplified. Bolt On a Professional Grading Department, Without Any of the Hassle.

We help growing agencies,
content creators and
production companies:

Produce better looking video

We help
growing agencies,
content creators and
production companies
Produce better looking video.

Stand out from the competition

Stand out from the competition.

Grow their audience

Grow their audience.

Win more business

Win more business.

The Current Dilemma

The Current Dilemma

You've got films that need grading.

Until now, what were your options?

You've got films that need grading.

Until now, what were your options?

Freelancer?

Freelancer?

Freelancer?

Varying Quality

Varying Rates

Varying Speed

Patchy Availability

Hit and Miss, Basically

Post Facility?

Post Facility?

Post Facility?

Expensive Rates

Expensive Location

Expensive Staff (and lots of them)

Expensive Staff
(And Lots of Them)

You're Paying for (Mostly) Overheads

Could Take Weeks to Book In

Full Time Colourist?

Hassle and Cost of Hiring

Hassle and Cost of
Building a Full Grading Suite

Hassle and Cost of Calibration and Maintenance

Expensive Salary to Pay, Whether They're Busy or Not

Alternatively...

Alternatively...

Apply to Join Grade Club

Apply to Join Grade Club

Apply to Join Grade Club

Pay a Fixed, Monthly Fee

Pay a Fixed, Monthly Fee

Pay a Fixed, Monthly Fee

Have a Full Colour Grading Service Up and Running. Within Hours.

Have a Full Colour Grading Service Up and Running. Within Hours.

Have a Full Colour Grading Service Up and Running. Within Hours.

How It Works

Request

Add projects to your queue, like post-its on a whiteboard.

Request

Add projects to your queue, like post-its on a whiteboard.

Grade

We'll download and work through them, one by one.

Grade

We'll download and work through them, one by one.

Feedback

We'll review, revise and collaborate on your film, using our viewing portal, until you're 100% happy.

Feedback

We'll review, revise and collaborate on your film, using our viewing portal, until you're 100% happy.

Approve

You sign-off and download the master. We move onto the next one in the queue.

Approve

You sign-off and download the master. We move onto the next one in the queue.

Full Flexibility

Full Flexibility

We know schedules can change at an email’s notice.

Projects get pushed, cancelled and suddenly re-appear.

With Grade Club you don't worry about workload.

No long, binding contracts.

Pause your subscription, anytime.

Pick up exactly where you left off.

We know schedules can change at an email’s notice.

Projects get pushed, cancelled and suddenly re-appear.

With Grade Club you don't worry about workload.

No long, binding contracts.

Pause your subscription, anytime.

Pick up exactly
where you left off.

Membership Benefits

Membership Benefits

Perks so good you'll never deliver ungraded again.
Seriously.

Fixed Monthly Rate

No hidden fees or going over budget.

Unlimited Colour Grading

Add as many video requests to your queue as you’d like. We’ll grade one by one.

Super Fast Delivery

Receive completed design requests in just a few business days.

Quality Guaranteed

Unlimited revisions until you’re 100% happy.

Everyone On The Same Page

No crossed wires from calls, meetings or lost emails. All instructions, notes and feedback kept in one place.

Flexible and Scalable

Scale up or down as needed. Pause or cancel anytime.

Who is 'Grade Club'?

Who is 'Grade Club'?

Believe it or not,

Grade Club is a remote grading

service with one core colourist.


That would be

me, Mike (hello).

Believe it or not, Grade Club is a remote grading service with one core colourist.


That would be me, Mike (hello).

I’ve been in the industry for 15+ years,

a professional colourist for 12+ years.


I do a lot of dailies grading.

I’ve worked on everything from

Hollywood features to corporate webinars.


Drama, documentary, archive, online,

celluloid, digital, all sorts.

I’ve been in the industry for 15+ years, a professional colourist for 12+ years.


I do a lot of dailies grading.

I’ve worked on everything from

Hollywood features to corporate webinars.


Drama, documentary, archive, online, celluloid, digital, all sorts.

Here's a small selection of my work to date.

Here's a small selection of my work to date.

  • "Mike is a great colourist, super skilled and professional at what he does, plus friendly, reliable and easy to work with. He always delivers a quality grade and is confident to both suggest a look or work to a client brief. I have worked with him for over 10 years and wouldn't hesitate to recommend him."

    Helen Beresford

    StaticJoe Studio

  • "Mike is a REALLY great person to work with. He helped us through our first-ever grade, step by step with beautiful results. Creatively and technically he's extremely competent and a dream to collaborate with. We'd love to work with him again."

    Dom Unsworth

    Resource Productions

  • "Mike is a reliable and accomplished colourist and a pleasure to work with. He has graded a number of films I have directed and produced, in particular, a number of 10- 15 minute Member's films I made for The Tate in 2022. I would highly recommend him."

    Hen Norton

    Hot Feet Ltd

  • "Mike is a great colourist, super skilled and professional at what he does, plus friendly, reliable and easy to work with. He always delivers a quality grade and is confident to both suggest a look or work to a client brief. I have worked with him for over 10 years and wouldn't hesitate to recommend him."

    Helen Beresford

    StaticJoe Studio

  • "Mike is a REALLY great person to work with. He helped us through our first-ever grade, step by step with beautiful results. Creatively and technically he's extremely competent and a dream to collaborate with. We'd love to work with him again."

    Dom Unsworth

    Resource Productions

  • "Mike is a reliable and accomplished colourist and a pleasure to work with. He has graded a number of films I have directed and produced, in particular, a number of 10- 15 minute Member's films I made for The Tate in 2022. I would highly recommend him."

    Hen Norton

    Hot Feet Ltd

  • "Mike is a great colourist, super skilled and professional at what he does, plus friendly, reliable and easy to work with. He always delivers a quality grade and is confident to both suggest a look or work to a client brief. I have worked with him for over 10 years and wouldn't hesitate to recommend him."

    Helen Beresford

    StaticJoe Studio

  • "Mike is a REALLY great person to work with. He helped us through our first-ever grade, step by step with beautiful results. Creatively and technically he's extremely competent and a dream to collaborate with. We'd love to work with him again."

    Dom Unsworth

    Resource Productions

  • "Mike is a reliable and accomplished colourist and a pleasure to work with. He has graded a number of films I have directed and produced, in particular, a number of 10- 15 minute Member's films I made for The Tate in 2022. I would highly recommend him."

    Hen Norton

    Hot Feet Ltd

Capacity

%

4

slots available

Capacity

%

2

slots available

To ensure the highest level of quality we limit our workload to 5 active clients.

Pricing

Grade Club Monthly

Remote Colour Grading Subscription

£

1495

/month + VAT

Billed monthly, no contracts, no hidden fees

What’s included:

Unlimited Task Queue

Max 3 Day Turnaround

Unlimited Revisions

Unlimited Team Members

Easy Credit Card Payments

Pause or Cancel Anytime

Grade Club Monthly

Remote Colour Grading Subscription

£

1495

/month + VAT

Billed monthly, no contracts, no hidden fees

What’s included:

Unlimited Task Queue

Max 3 Day Turnaround

Unlimited Revisions

Unlimited Team Members

Easy Credit Card Payments

Pause or Cancel Anytime

>> Free Bonuses

Access to Our Online Timecoded
Review and Feedback Portal

Access to Our Online Timecoded
Review and Feedback Portal

Access to Our Online Timecoded
Review and Feedback Portal

Deliverables Stored Online for 6 Months (Even When Paused)

Deliverables Stored Online for 6 Months (Even When Paused)

Deliverables Stored Online for 6 Months (Even When Paused)

Free iOS and Android Mobile App to Check In On The Go

Free iOS and Android Mobile App to Check In On The Go

Free iOS and Android Mobile App to Check In On The Go

One Last Thing

Grade Club Isn't for Everyone

There might be certain factors and features to your business that mean we're not a good fit for each other.

If that's the case, we'll tell you up front.

We don't want to take your money and waste your time.

We also have a capped number of clients at any one point.

Beyond that, we have a waiting list.

That way, once you're in, you know you’ve got our time and attention.

We get the best out of your films.

You get the most out of our service.

  • "I've worked with Mike and I cannot recommend him highly enough: his output is first-rate, the best colourist I've worked with, and he's incredibly hard-working and efficient. He is incredibly personable, and full of excellent suggestions. I hope to work him with on my next project and many more!"

    Nicholas Budd

  • "Mike is absolutely great to work with, a brilliant communicator and always helpful and accommodating with tight turnarounds. He does a great job with the grades every-time. Looking forward to working together more!"

    Tessa Morgan

    Fully Fledged Films

  • "Mike is a complete joy. His work is gorgeous and considered. He is a thoughtful and detailed communicator, and notes and considerations are dealt with swiftly! His instincts are sensitive and superb. We have loved working with Mike on two shorts so far and can't wait to collaborate again."

    Sarah Gage

    Sidecar Films

  • "I've worked with Mike and I cannot recommend him highly enough: his output is first-rate, the best colourist I've worked with, and he's incredibly hard-working and efficient. He is incredibly personable, and full of excellent suggestions. I hope to work him with on my next project and many more!"

    Nicholas Budd

  • "Mike is absolutely great to work with, a brilliant communicator and always helpful and accommodating with tight turnarounds. He does a great job with the grades every-time. Looking forward to working together more!"

    Tessa Morgan

    Fully Fledged Films

  • "Mike is a complete joy. His work is gorgeous and considered. He is a thoughtful and detailed communicator, and notes and considerations are dealt with swiftly! His instincts are sensitive and superb. We have loved working with Mike on two shorts so far and can't wait to collaborate again."

    Sarah Gage

    Sidecar Films

  • "I've worked with Mike and I cannot recommend him highly enough: his output is first-rate, the best colourist I've worked with, and he's incredibly hard-working and efficient. He is incredibly personable, and full of excellent suggestions. I hope to work him with on my next project and many more!"

    Nicholas Budd

  • "Mike is absolutely great to work with, a brilliant communicator and always helpful and accommodating with tight turnarounds. He does a great job with the grades every-time. Looking forward to working together more!"

    Tessa Morgan

    Fully Fledged Films

  • "Mike is a complete joy. His work is gorgeous and considered. He is a thoughtful and detailed communicator, and notes and considerations are dealt with swiftly! His instincts are sensitive and superb. We have loved working with Mike on two shorts so far and can't wait to collaborate again."

    Sarah Gage

    Sidecar Films

Application Form

Application Form

FAQ

Get all the answers you need.

FAQ

Get all the answers you need.

What constitutes 'a video'? How much footage do I get graded per month?

How quickly will my videos be graded?

Is it just the one colourist? What if you're sick etc?

How do I request grades?

What if I don't like the grade?

What if I only have a few projects need grading?

What are your criteria for applications?

What's the difference between this subscription and a retainer?

How does the pause feature work?

Hmm, this turnaround time. I've used subscription services before...

Do you offer any kind of trial?

  • "Mike has done many grades for Tate and cannot recommend him enough. His grades are consistently of high quality and he is able to really intuit the palette of each film. Lovely to work with and very responsive."

    Sophie Wakefield

    Tate Digital

  • "I love working with Mike! At the end of a project I simply hand the edit over to him and he works his magic. With a quick turn around, no fuss and some fun banter along the way! A great guy to work with, which I have for over 12 years. I would highly recommend him."

    Pinky Robinson

    Pinky Productions

  • "Mike is above all a superb creative collaborator. He has an innate instinct for storytelling through colour and brings a raft of original ideas to the table. Working on a grade, he is resourceful, adaptable and meticulous. His notes are thoughtful and eloquent. The results are spectacular. I look forward to working with him again!"

    Tom Russell

  • "Mike has done many grades for Tate and cannot recommend him enough. His grades are consistently of high quality and he is able to really intuit the palette of each film. Lovely to work with and very responsive."

    Sophie Wakefield

    Tate Digital

  • "I love working with Mike! At the end of a project I simply hand the edit over to him and he works his magic. With a quick turn around, no fuss and some fun banter along the way! A great guy to work with, which I have for over 12 years. I would highly recommend him."

    Pinky Robinson

    Pinky Productions

  • "Mike is above all a superb creative collaborator. He has an innate instinct for storytelling through colour and brings a raft of original ideas to the table. Working on a grade, he is resourceful, adaptable and meticulous. His notes are thoughtful and eloquent. The results are spectacular. I look forward to working with him again!"

    Tom Russell

  • "Mike has done many grades for Tate and cannot recommend him enough. His grades are consistently of high quality and he is able to really intuit the palette of each film. Lovely to work with and very responsive."

    Sophie Wakefield

    Tate Digital

  • "I love working with Mike! At the end of a project I simply hand the edit over to him and he works his magic. With a quick turn around, no fuss and some fun banter along the way! A great guy to work with, which I have for over 12 years. I would highly recommend him."

    Pinky Robinson

    Pinky Productions

  • "Mike is above all a superb creative collaborator. He has an innate instinct for storytelling through colour and brings a raft of original ideas to the table. Working on a grade, he is resourceful, adaptable and meticulous. His notes are thoughtful and eloquent. The results are spectacular. I look forward to working with him again!"

    Tom Russell