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Raising Prices

Time to raise your prices? One of the first considerations is to check the costs of running your business. Here are a few - outsourcing costs, electricity, internet, technology, accountant. For a longer list of costs see Video Business Tax Deductions. What is your...

Budget Video Editing and Gaming Laptop

Acer Nitro 5 AN515-45-R92M Gaming Laptop, AMD Ryzen 7 5800H (8-Core) | NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 Laptop GPU |15.6" FHD 144Hz IPS Display | 16GB DDR4 | 512GB NVMe SSD | WiFi 6 | RGB Backlit Keyboard The Nitro 5 is a great budget gaming laptop which would also be great...

Going To The Darkside

Going To The Darkside

The Unsinkable Boston Whaler I found on Craigslist My new boat Going To The Darkside is what sailors call it when one of their own buys a powerboat rather than a sailboat. I used to joke how I would never do that. Well, I did. A neighbor was the first to mention it in...

Adobe Rush Cross Platform Video Editing Software

Adobe Rush is cross platform including phones, Mac and PC desktops. Like any good editing program Rush allows multiple video layers. It supports a wide variety of file types and cameras. Adobe Rush can make titles and animated titles. Rush includes all the important...

How To Check Your Shutter Count on Mirrorless Cameras

How To Check Your Shutter Count on Mirrorless Cameras

Take a jpg file or a raw image file from your camera before you've done any editing to one of these websites. The first is tools.science.si Drag the image, for instance a jpg, and you can see right away your shutter count. It shows that one of my cameras has made...

Egyptian Boat Slide

Egyptian Boat Slide

This great slide is from a collection from a transfer client who gave me permission to use it. This boat is a felucca, a traditional wooden sailing boat used in the eastern Mediterranean, around Malta and Tunisia, and in Egypt and Sudan along the. Its rig consists of...

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 $140 at Amazon. You won't find a better lens at this price. This...

Pearson Triton Yawl For Sale

Sold! Thank you for all the inquiries. 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...

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...