Learning Journal: Experimenting With Adding Music to Web Videos

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The next technique that I am exploring in my screencasting/videocasting skill set is the addition of music. I've resisted adding music for three stupid reasons: 1. My (incorrect) perception that non-copyrighted music is crap. Why add KB or MB to the file size when my content instructional. Finding Good Quality Music Sources Isn't Impossible. So, I admit that I'm a wee bit of a music snob. I also discovered CCMixter and where you search for music by tag.

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Compression Confessions

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Steve Garfield's Learn Video About VideoBlogging Secrets of Videoblogging Book by Ryanne Hodson and Michael Verdi FreeVlog Videoblogging by Jay Dedman and Joshua Paul I am working on a Windows XP platform - so I decided to use QuickTime pro to compress the AVI file. I found a few recipes for compression, although not a windows/quicktime pro one. It compressed the file down to 5.7 I want to move into more editing - like adding music, titles, transitions, ec.

Guest Post by Alan Levine: Social Media Recap from NMC 2009

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it was the NMC’s 15th anniversary) that got rolled into a NMC@15 video , and a chance to sign up for 15 minutes of studio time on the John Lennon Bus to create a package of sharable music loops. I mentioned that I was able to track only the last 1500; he replied and said that their tool actually archives all hashtagged tweets, which he was able to send me as a data file, which is how I got the 1874 total.