Notes: Videoblogging Session at CLS West

Problems

video is slow (text can be skimmed/absorbed more quickly)

Flash is not portable

hosting

curation and findability

video quality

language

transcription/search indexing

legal releases (someone was going to send us an example to use?)

Want More Info About

What makes good video?

screencasting/capturing softare demos

streaming

filming presentations

video on the web

post-production

covering events

extending reach

teaching

Solutions/Tools

Parleys.com (especially good for tutorials)

Animoto

Adobe Captivate

optical zoom

Slidecast

iShowU

Camtasia

Digital Tipping Point

archive.org

Reel Director in iPhone

what is TED doing for transcription/translation? Can we learn from them?

Making Better Video

don’t be static – move the shot

break up long video into segments/chapters

be a videographer, even if you aren’t

use Google Wave for annotation

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