In this week's "Take 20", Charlie and Andrew view a music video by the band "Jackalope" produced by Scott Freiheit called "Can't We Go Back," an excellent example of chromakeying with some interesting effects.
In this week's "Take 20", Charlie and Jennifer show us "The Crawfish Hunter", by John Westerlund. This video demonstrates a sweet example of how to get the kids into the act, and it's edited tightly with the perfect length to share with friends.
In this week's "Take 20", John and Charlie continue showing us winners from our 2006 short video contest with "Stewy's Skate Park", our Best Corporate Video...This is a slick, catchy and well produced look at a skate park built in honor of a young man killed while skating on a public roadway.
The National Sunflower Association is at it again, trying to get you to grab a sack of sunflower seeds with your buddies for a seed crackin'-n-spittin' good time. Not only that, but they're also sponsoring a video contest with a $10,000 cash prize at grabembythesack.com We were tipped-off by their marketing department this week that one of the participant's submissions (and Week 2 winner, nonetheless) featured our magazine (seen here, the July 2006 issue).
In this week's "Take 20", Charlie and John continue the "deceptive shooting" theme with "Side Effects," a video submitted by one of our viewers who has been practicing deceptive shooting for many years. "
In our Video Bits & Bytes segment, Mark has video news about Sanyo's latest CG65 AVC/H.264 Camcorder and some DV camcorder rebates from Canon. Derek brings us more news on StumbleUpon.com and iStock video, and tells you about a film festival using disposable camcorders.