December 29, 2010 | Uncategorized

10 New Year’s Resolutions for Video Producers

See the updated version of this post.

Keep Reading...

ChromeCast brings YouTube videos to your TV.

Chromecast – Internet Video and Music in Your Living Room

Google's new tiny digital video Internet receiver is called

Read More
police body cameras

Time for Police Body Cameras

by Hal Landen This is a promotional video from Reveal Media, a company which manufactures police body cameras. Other manufacturers include Panasonic and Wolfcom. It’s Time for Police Body Cameras Body cameras also known as body worn video are typically used by law enforcement to record interactions with the public and to collect evidence at […]

Read More

Home Movies Day

If you are transferring home movies (either film or video) as a commercial service, you should know about the non-profit Center For Home Movies . They sponsor Home Movie Day which will be on October 17, 2015. The site also will show you some possibilities you may not have considered. For instance numerous feature-length documentaries […]

Read More
Modify cheap camera for C-mount

Modify A Cheap Camera to take C-Mount Lenses

I stumbled on this interesting project on YouTube. The modification is done to a $35 4K camera you can find on eBay. To that he adds a c-mount. Then this camera can take any c-mount lenses. There are scores of great inexpensive c-mount lenses out on eBay and elsewhere. You’ll also need a c-mount extension […]

Read More




4 thoughts on “10 New Year’s Resolutions for Video Producers

  1. Jamie Podworski

    I love number 6 Hal. I know this is something Matt Davis always talks about and I know others in the industry have done. There is an event in June I’ve wanted to document for some time. I hope I do not have a wedding on that date this year…

  2. Hal Post author

    Producing a free video for a non-profit is a great thing to do that will benefit everyone. Make sure your video is a good one.

    Bob Anderson applies the same principle to covering public events. Just by being so visible with his camera and gear, people ask him about video. But as I said in the article, the best reason to do a free video is to help a worthy non-profit.

  3. Kevin

    Looking at my own business plus others I know personally, seems like a high priority should be to improve delivery times. Also make better use of Internet delivery technology and trend toward mobile (smartphone) viewing of content.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


  • Forbes Magazine calls VideoUniversity one of the best business-to-business sites for digital video production.
  • WINNER
    Videography Magazine's
    "Website of the Month" Award
  • WINNER
    PC Magazine Online "Best Desktop Video Site" Award
  • WINNER
    CyberFilm School's "FOUR STAR" Award