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Direct Mail Crash Course

Direct Mail Crash Course

I've been marketing my video transfer service in many different ways.Direct Mail has been very effective in my business and it should be in yours too. In the link above you will see what I discovered about a Post Office program called Every Door Direct which saves a...

Review Rokinon 24mm f2.8

Review Rokinon 24mm f2.8

Review Rokinon 24mm f2.8 If you are looking for an affordable wide angle, E mount lens, the Rokinon AF 24mm f/2.8 FE may be just what you want. This Full-Frame, Autofocus pancake lens is less than $200 at Amazon. You won't find a better lens at this price. This...

Pearson Triton Yawl For Sale

360 degree Video Under Sail YouTube Change the view just by using your mouse on the video. Change the view to forwards, back, sideways etc. 28.5 ft 4 ft draft The Pearson Triton Yawl designed by the fabled Carl Alberg, was built in Bristol, RI. Alberg was influenced...

Very Clever Photoshop Business

Mandy Helwege made over $100,000 in the first six months of 2022 by Photoshopping pet pictures. She started a business called Seeing Double Edits. She would Photoshop an image of a dog next to an older image of that same dog as a puppy. This was started as a little...

Cut On Motion

Cut On Motion

To cut on motion means that the subject in Shot #1 is in motion at the out point of the edit and another subject in Shot #2 is in motion at its in point, so that both subjects are in motion at the edit point. Cutting on motion can cover a multitude of editing problems...

Ten Commandments of Video Editing

1. Thou shalt not screw up thy client's job. 2. Thou shalt saveth thy project every ten minutes. 3. Thou shalt backup all sources, masters, and EDLs in more than one place so that thy precious video might be saved from eternal loss. 4. Honor thy Almighty Vectorscope...

Lunch atop a Skyscraper

Charles Clyde Ebbets (1905 – 1978) was an American photographer who took the iconic photograph "Lunch atop a Skyscraper." The 1932 photo was taken as a publicity stunt to promote the sky scraper called the RCA Building. While there is some uncertainty about the true...

The Best Life Hacks Ever

I discovered these wise gems in David Brooks NY Times column. He discovered them in Kevin Kelly's Technium blog. Kevin is a tech journalist who shared these for his 68th, 69th and 70th birthdays + + + When you have 90 percent of a large project completed, finishing up...

Sony’s $9000 Airpeak Drone

Sony’s $9000 Airpeak Drone

Sony's $9000 drone has retractable landing gear to avoid getting its legs in the shot. The Airspeak is plug and play for any Sony camera. The remote control can adjust any of the camera settings like exposure and shutter while you fly. Sony designed this quadcopter...