Category Archives: Uncategorized

Which Marketing Campaign Works Best?

A new customer called yesterday to inquire about transferring her videos. And when the conversation turned to how she found me, she said she saw my newspaper ad. I had not advertised in the paper in about three months. Then she said she also found me online. This kind of answer is becoming more common. […]... Keep reading >


May 26, 2020 | drone, Uncategorized | | Comments

Hummingbird Drone Films Monarch Butterflies

A video from the PBS Show “Nature”, shows a very clever drone which looks like a Hummingbird. This is how it can get so close to the Monarch Butterfly swarm. The butterflies do not see a Hummingbird as a threat. The Hummingbird Drone is designed so moving parts are shielded. This keeps the butterflies safe. […]... Keep reading >


April 14, 2020 | Uncategorized | Comments

The Gift of Family Video For A Quarantined Parent

Mary is a very nice old lady who lives in a condo. She doesn’t drive much anymore. Several years ago she called me to transfer some of her VHS tapes to DVDs. I offered to pick them up and deliver. She was happy with the DVDs I made for her, but I did not hear […]... Keep reading >


March 31, 2020 | Uncategorized | Comments

Zoom Party

A Zoom Party is the perfect way to connect with isolated family and friends. Much easier than Skype or any other conference software I've seen.... Keep reading >


March 12, 2020 | Uncategorized | Comments

Filming in Cuba

I was cleaning my desk the other day and stumbled on some old film negatives that I had never printed. Since I had just written an article about Transferring Negatives and Transparencies, I wanted to scan these long lost negatives right away and see what I was missing. Many were B&W art shots of the […]... Keep reading >


August 6, 2019 | Uncategorized | Comments

Costco Video Transfers vs Mine

Here’s what Mimi Stevens wrote in a Google review of my service, “Recently received a couple of reels from my aunt, of my dad as a baby. I took those to Costco. They use an outside service called Yes Video. I was not happy with the transfer. In some parts the top half of the […]... Keep reading >


April 2, 2019 | drone, Uncategorized | | Comments

Drone Killer: A Drone That Shoots Drones

Mount a shotgun on a drone. What could possibly go wrong? A Russian defense contractor has patented a 50 pound drone that uses an automatic shotgun to shoot other drones out of the sky. The shotgun has a 10-round magazine. Fortunately the drone is not autonomous. It requires an operator who wears a video visor. […]... Keep reading >


October 10, 2018 | Jobs, Uncategorized | | Comments

Internships in Video Production, Social Media and Investigative Reporting

By Madison Dudley Student Press Law Center. Originally published at http://www.splc.org/article/2018/09/october-internships The following has been edited by VideoUniversity.com for timeliness and appropriateness. October 12 The Washington Post Summer Internship Program – The Washington Post offers opportunities for interns across multiple departments within the organization. Interns will be placed in all beats and work closely with […]... Keep reading >


An Affordable Skycam

You’ve seen Skycam in operation in NFL games and in feature films for those remarkable shots that seem to follow the ball in the air. Skycam is a computer-controlled, stabilized, cable-suspended aerial camera system. It maneuvers the camera through three dimensions often over a football field or arena. The camera package weighs over 30 lbs. […]... Keep reading >


May 29, 2018 | Uncategorized | Comments

Clever Branding

I was stopped behind an oil truck at a red light and could not help seeing the back of the truck. And then I noticed the phone number. Clever branding!... Keep reading >



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