Special Resources for Video
- U.S. Naval Observatory sunrise/set for any city and year. Also gives your latitude and longitude. Useful when planning exterior shoots.
- Film & Video Festivals Enter your latest epic and win an award to impress clients.
- How to Buy Insurance For Your Video Business Extensive guide helps you choose the right kinds of insurance and be a smart consumer.
- 10 Biggest Copyright Myths Ignore these at your own peril. The author, Brad Templeton, is a fascinating guy. He is Chairman of the Board of the Electronic Frontier Foundation and founder of ClariNet, the world’s first ever “.com” company. He also started the net’s most widely read newsgroup, rec.humor.funny
- 100’s of Public Access Stations in the U.S. Produce your first TV show.
- Distributors of documentary, educational, and non-fiction videos. These companies are always looking for good videos.
- Carnet for International Travel with Video Equipment Customs officials in most countries accept the Carnet as a guarantee that duties and taxes will be paid if the carnet is misused. This document can help you and your equipment move through customs with ease.
- Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences The Oscars
- Academy of Television Arts & Sciences The Emmys
- AICP – Association of Independent Commercial Producers
- International Photographers Guild (IATSE)
- Society of Operating Cameramen
- Wedding Event Videographers Association
- Media Communications Association formerly known as ITVA
- Law Enforcement & Emergency Services Video Assoc.
- American Federation of Television and Radio Artists (AFTRA) and Screen Actors Guild (SAG)
- DGA – Directors Guild of America
- The Writers Guild of America
- A&E TV
- ABC Home Page
- Comedy Central
- E! Online
- Turner Broadcasting Systems
Video On The Web
- RealNetworks Real Player is for streaming video on the web. Windows Only.
- QuickTime by Apple also for streaming video available for Mac and Windows
- Google has Lists of Web Cams Lists Note: Our lists go out of date too quickly. We recommend you click the link to Google above or go to Google.com and type “list of web cams” using the quotes. This will give you the best lists of web cams.
- YouTube is probably the largest video host on the Internet now owned by Google.
There are many more video hosting sites. There is also a lot of turnover in that business.