Full Interview: How to make money (we’re talkin’ thousands) with your online videos – Gideon Shalwick Interview Pt. 2

I've gotten several requests about part two of my interview with Gideon Shalwick, and he doesn't disappoint. Shalwick is one of the pioneers of online video marketing, and if you've ever wondered how to build your business, drive traffic, and make a ton of money through video, you should watch … [Read more...]

How to make money with online videos – Gideon Shalwick Interview Pt. 1

If you haven't heard of Gideon Shalwick, you're missing out on a gold mine of knowledge when it comes to creating income from online videos. Gideon is an online video marketer, and he's good at it. What does that mean? Well, to put it simply, he's in the business of using videos to generate leads … [Read more...]

How to use Skype with Join.me

Have you ever wanted to share screens with someone? Perhaps a friend needed to trouble shoot a problem you were having with your computer, or maybe you wanted to invite a group to watch something you produced on your PC or Mac. There's a site that makes screen sharing a breeze. It's called … [Read more...]

how to use video on Google+ create a hangout

Google just may have hit a home run with Google+. After failed attempts like Google Wave, and Buzz, I'm finding more and more influencers, and colleagues on the site who are exploring the features, sharing content, and talking. On the video side, the feature that many people are excited about … [Read more...]

How to get started with Google+ aka Google Plus

So, if you haven't heard Google has unveiled it's Facebook killer. It's a slick, simple to use social community called Google+. It integrates with all of Google's applications, and makes networking with colleagues, and friends a breeze. I just got invited and haven't been able to dig deep, … [Read more...]

How to record a voice over in Final Cut Pro X

#FCPX In the past, I normally would record my voice overs in Sound Track Pro, or even Garage Band, and would then audio edit inside the respective software, before exporting the narration file to either FCP 7, or Premier Pro. I'll go into my audio set up in another tutorial, but if you're … [Read more...]

WVC Podcast 1: Editing & FCP X Webinar

Do I have to tell you that I love video and technology? Believe it when I say that no matter what your budget is these days, you can produce video content for your audience. One way is to record a Skype interview, and post it on your site. Our first Web Video Chefs podcast is an example of what … [Read more...]

How to shoot under water HD video

When I spoke at BlogWorld '10 in Las Vegas, I was pleasantly surprised when Kodak gave out cameras to the speakers who presented about video production. My presentation happened to be about mobile video production, so I was given the option to get the Kodak PlaySport, or the Kodak TouchPlay. … [Read more...]

How to turn your computer into a Teleprompter

There will probably come a time when you or a client will need to rely on a Teleprompter during a video project. A Teleprompter is a great tool and everyone from President Obama, to news anchors, and public speakers who utilize various styles of the device. A professional prompter will cost a … [Read more...]

iPhone4 HD video: how to fix red flicker and edit with Final Cut Pro

If you own an iPhone4, I hope you are using it to capture video.  One of the best features of the phone is its ability to capture HD video.  For the size and convenience, the quality is amazing.  Many people now use their iPhone video camera instead of using a pocket camera like the now defunct … [Read more...]

How to add basic text with iMovie

I use several NLE (non linear editing) programs to edit video. If I'm working on a video for a client, I'll generally use Final Cut Pro or Adobe Premier. That being said, iMovie has a number of features and is great for producing web videos. It has limitations, but has all of the basic features … [Read more...]

Intro to Web Video: Video Camp Atlanta Presentation

Web Video Chefs recently sponsored a video boot camp in Atlanta - Video Camp Atlanta. It was a great event, and brought together some of the leading social video producers in the region. Both Chip Dizard, and I (Amani Channel) participated. Dizard gave editing, and compression demonstrations, … [Read more...]