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Vimeo Buys Start-up 'Shoot 'n Edit' iPhone App 'Cameo'

Vimeo Buys Start up Shoot n Edit iPhone App Cameo

Vimeo is moving into the mobile video app market space with its acquisition of Cameo, a 'shoot and edit' app for the iPhone. But even with its attractive themes and cloud-powered features, Cameo's success ultimately depends on users wanting to both make, and edit, movies on a regular basis.

Seven Of The Most Important Moments In Vimeo's History

Seven Of The Most Important Moments In Vimeos History

Vimeo has been part of the video community for 9 years and, although it will never be a big as YouTube, it has forged a solid place in the hearts of many indie filmmakers and videographers. We take a look back at some of the biggest moments in the site's history.

Vimeo On Demand Now Offers Buy Or Rental Options

Vimeo On Demand Now Offers Buy Or Rental Options

Vimeo on Demand has introduced more features that improves the service for both the filmmaker and for the viewer. Users can now choose to either rent or buy content and the creator can offer a preorder facility as well as the opportunity to raise promo codes for marketing purposes.

The Monetized Video Landscape: Sell Your Videos Online with these Tools and Services

The Monetized Video Landscape: Sell Your Videos Online with these Tools and Services

There are a number of sites online where you can sell your videos. Here's a nice list of video-capable sites where you can earn money, and not just the well-known destinations like YouTube and Vimeo. But we cover those, too.

Vimeo Gets Its First Exclusive Feature Film with Some Girls

Vimeo Gets Its First Exclusive Feature Film with Some Girls

Vimeo Demand will be getting their first feature film on June 28, called Some Girls. Written by Neil LaBute and directed by Daisy von Scherler Mayer, the movie stars Kristen Bell, Adam Brody, Jennifer Morrison, Mia Maestro, and Emily Watson.

Storytelling Tips from Stillmotion and Vimeo's Video School: Part 2

Storytelling Tips from Stillmotion and Vimeos Video School: Part 2

Stillmotion continues to give great storytelling advice in Part 2 of their instructional video series being played on Vimeo's Video School. In this one, they break down the "discovery" process during pre-production in order to come up with 5 keywords that you will follow throughout the production.

Vimeo Announces Vimeo On Demand: Creators Get 90% Revenue Share

Vimeo Announces Vimeo On Demand: Creators Get 90% Revenue Share

Vimeo on Demand is coming to Vimeo, allowing creators to sell their work, set the price, customize the page the content is on, show it on Vimeo and their own website, country availability, and can be shown anywhere Vimeo can be accessed. Creators get 90% of the cut after transaction fees.

Cool Camera Trick - Create 360º Rotation Shots Using Google Maps' Street View

Cool Camera Trick   Create 360º Rotation Shots Using Google Maps Street View

Vimeo always has great tips and tricks for those who don't have a huge budget and recently, they showed how it's possible to create a 360º rotation shot using Google Maps and Street View, courtesy of Candy Glass Productions, who used the CN Tower in Toronto as their frame of reference. This is a really neat trick.

80% of Doritos 'Crash the Super Bowl' 2013 Finalists are Vimeo Creators

80% of Doritos Crash the Super Bowl 2013 Finalists are Vimeo Creators

You already know the Harbaughs, San Francisco's Jim and Baltimore's John, will be the first pair of brothers to coach against each other in the Super Bowl. But did you know that 4 out of the 5 creators who are Doritos “Crash the Super Bowl” ...

Vimeo Previews Their Pay-to-View Movie Service with Six Awesome Documentary Films

Vimeo Previews Their Pay to View Movie Service with Six Awesome Documentary Films

Back in September, we got to talk to Vimeo and they announced Tip Jar, a monetization strategy in which people could elect to leave some money for a well-liked video.  During this announcement, they also mentioned they would have a Pay-to-View service ready for 2013.  ...

Vimeo Announces Custom Thumbnails, Dropbox Integration For Video Sharing & Uploading

Vimeo Announces Custom Thumbnails, Dropbox Integration For Video Sharing & Uploading

Awhile back we published a long list of tools that help you send large files, like video, over the internet.  One of those, and actually by far and away the most popular one, is Dropbox.  Well, exciting news for Vimeo users: you can now use ...

Vimeo Adds New Music Store Features For Easy Video Enhancement

Vimeo Adds New Music Store Features For Easy Video Enhancement

Yesterday, Vimeo announced a new feature to their site: the Enhancer.  This allows Vimeo users to go to their uploaded videos and add music tracks from the Music Store without using an editor, and it gives incredible power to tailor those songs to one's exacting ...

Learn Filmmaking and Celebrate Creative Video at Vimeo Festival + Awards in June

Learn Filmmaking and Celebrate Creative Video at Vimeo Festival + Awards in June

To be sure, YouTube is the most-visited place for videos, but it's good to know that there's a place like Vimeo out there that is a little more focused on the techniques of video creation.  Recently Vimeo announced the nominees for the Second Annual Vimeo Festival + ...

Vimeo Video Sharing - History and Overview

Vimeo Video Sharing   History and Overview

Vimeo.com is a unique and widely popular video-sharing site. The site maintains a usual clean "web 2.0" CSS layout and is very simple looking from a U.I. standpoint. Vimeo was created by Connected Ventures, LLC based in Manhattan and Portland for the personal enjoyment and ...