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A camera is a device that records images that can be stored directly, transmitted to another location, or both. These images may be still photographs or moving images such as videos or movies. The term camera comes from the word camera obscura (Latin for “dark chamber”), an early mechanism for projecting images. The modern camera evolved from the camera obscura.
Cameras may work with the light of the visible spectrum or with other portions of the electromagnetic spectrum. A ...

The Top Viral Video Marketing Lessons Learned From 2010

The Top Viral Video Marketing Lessons Learned From 2010

2010 was a spectacular year for viral video, as more people than ever uploaded, watched, and shared videos online. While it’s virtually impossible to know what innovative videos await us in 2011, we can find some clues in a trip down memory lane. What can we learn from the year in viral video that might give us an edge in the year ahead?

Web Video Production Advice for Aspiring Filmmakers – Interview With Demand Media

Web Video Production Advice for Aspiring Filmmakers   Interview With Demand Media

We caught up with Jay Holzer a few weeks back and he was gracious enough to chat with us for a bit about online video.  He is the Senior Director of Video Production at Demand Media, the publisher of websites like eHow, Cracked, LiveStrong, and …

The Week’s Best Viral Videos & Marketing Lessons – 12/24/2010

The Weeks Best Viral Videos & Marketing Lessons   12/24/2010

It's Christmas Eve, and even though many of us aren't in the office today going about our normal routine, we can still take a few moments to check out some of the week's better viral video success stories.  In fact, I'm squeezing in a few …

Get Seen – Simplifying Online Video With Steve Garfield

Get Seen   Simplifying Online Video With Steve Garfield

Steve Garfield wrote a book you might have heard us talk about before, called Get Seen: Online Video Secrets to Building Your Business (you can learn more about it or purchase the book on Amazon).  So when we had a chance to sit down for …

YouTube Gives Partners A Christmas Bonus for New Video Gear

YouTube Gives Partners A Christmas Bonus for New Video Gear

Back in July, YouTube poured $5 Million back into the source of their success:  the users.  Specifically, the video giant created YouTube Partner Grants, a grand fund intended to help independent YouTube Partners level the playing field with the deep-pocketed major brands.  At the time, …

Vimeo Video School Offers Free Video Production Training – Learn How To Produce Better Videos

Vimeo Video School Offers Free Video Production Training   Learn How To Produce Better Videos

Video-sharing website Vimeo has recently launched something called Vimeo Video School, a sort of online university for video creators.  Specifically, it aims to be "a fun place for anyone to learn how to make better videos.”  Oh, and it's completely free. A free, online, video …

5 Critical Video Production Tips – How To Shoot Better Quality Web Video for Business

5 Critical Video Production Tips   How To Shoot Better Quality Web Video for Business

I interviewed Israel (Izzy) Hyman – a professional online video producer, web video production trainer, video podcast show host, and ReelSEO guest contributor. Izzy shared with me his passion for "the motion image" and how he got started doing web video production.  He also offered up …

The New York Times Reminds Us of The Power of Good Acting

The New York Times Reminds Us of The Power of Good Acting

The silent movie is enjoying a comeback—for this week, at least.  And it's courtesy of The New York Times. In a video gallery entitled "Fourteen Actors Acting – A Video Gallery Of Classic Screen Types", the paper has teamed up with Solve Sundsbo, Owen Pallett, …

NYU Professor Implants Video Camera In Skull As A Statement About Surveillance

NYU Professor Implants Video Camera In Skull As A Statement About Surveillance

I've been known to trumpet the viral power of a video that shows the viewer something they've never seen before.  Acts of great physical ability or eye-popping talent have a way of going viral faster than almost any other variety.  And now that theory is …

The Week’s Best Viral Videos & Marketing Lessons – 12/03/2010

The Weeks Best Viral Videos & Marketing Lessons   12/03/2010

Every Friday we try to find some of the best viral videos making the rounds and give you a look.  And after taking last week off from this column for Thanksgiving, I'm overwhelmed with videos to choose from.  As usual, I have some thoughts about …

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