The Web 2.0/user created content theme has infiltrated the premiere advertising event of the year: the Super Bowl. The Doritos/Yahoo commercial contest gave berth to a new way for a little known production company to win fame and fortune.
It's not too often you see a sale of this magnitude: recently released DVDit Pro HD is 65% off, now $199.99. Wow! The sale also includes reduced prices for Digital Media Studio, Toast 7 Titanium, MyDVD 8 Premier, Popcorn 2 and more.
If you haven't done it yet, get your marathon shooting-editing-downloading skills ready... Doritos the chip people, (corporate family Frito-Lay), is looking for videographers to create a commercial that will air on the upcoming Super Bowl. This is your chance to have your video skills seen by millions of people.
In our News & Technology segment with Mark and Derek, JVC's announces a new pro HD camcorder, AJA introduces a miniature converter for H-D-M-I as well as news from Sorenson, Bella, Final Draft and Alienware.
In our Tips & Techniques segment, John and Mark look at "The Business of Video" with some good ideas to make your video make money for you.
Video production was the main subject on the lips of a gathering of about 25 people last night in the little town of Chico California, home to Videomaker magazine and most of its staff. One of the biggest problems with being independent producers is the independence.