Location Scout

Scoutindia is a complete Location Scout and a Line production company based in Mumbai India .

For Scoutindia Location recce/scouting is a vital process in the pre-production stage of filmmaking, It is as critical as scripting and casting, It plays an integral role in the creative and production process.

Once scriptwriters, producers or directors have decided what general kind of scenery they require for the various parts of their script that is shot outside of the studio, the search for a suitable place or “location” outside the studio begins.

At Scoutindia we guarantee the best background setting for your video. But no matter what the size of the project,

We as a Location recce/scouting Agency typically takes descriptive, panoramic photographs or video of Possible locations.

We  will make photos of a Possible location that reflect the aesthetic goals of the production and will also include visually descriptive photography and information in his presentation, documenting much more than just what will potentially appear onscreen.

We will Add Additional descriptive information which includes :

Reverse/alternate angle

Panoramic photography, to show space available for camera Lighting

Geographic coordinates

Compass directions

Other map data as may be applicable

Ambient lighting conditions at various times of day (or night)

Solar data, i.e. angle of sun at different times of day

Photos of holding/staging areas and available parking

Hand sketches of street/building layout Building/room floor plan

Room or area dimension data

Crew/vehicle access data, i.e., doorways, hallways, elevators, stairs

Availability and information of personnel needed for access

We prepare Notes regarding ambient sound conditions On the shoot day

If a set is to be “dressed” (props/furniture added or moved)

Locations Department and/or Art Department/Property Master Staff/Prop Stylist will photograph the specific areas to be affected so as to assure that the location will be returned to its original state once filming is completed.


Beforehand, to have a database of locations in case of requests.

Scoutindia often negotiate legal access to filming locations.


Scoutindia also look for generally spectacular or interesting locations.