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March 13, 2009

YouTube is the home for Bad Internet Video by Mark Shapiro

March 6, 2009 – According to a recent comScore report (see below), in January 2009, Google (essentially YouTube) served up over 6.4 billion videos – but what are they watching? If you are a frequent YouTube visitors you know that most of the videos posted on the site are awful and close to unwatchable. more

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The Basics of Shooting Video for Prosumers – How to use your camcorder to make great looking video. The secrets of white balance, exposure, good audio and more. How to use your camcorder to shoot great looking Internet Video

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How to Buy a Camcorder – It is a lot more complicated than ever before

There are a plethora of differing technologies to pick from as well as a bewildering assortment of features and capabilities that need to be examined. It is not easy. Here is a guide to what you need to know in order to buy the right kind of camcorder for you, your business and your family

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It is a digital still camera – it is a HD video camcorder

Check out this review of the new Canon EOS 5D Mark II digital camera, a 2nd generation 5D-series digicam, delivers a host of improvements along with the ability to shoot Hi-Def video with sound. This is one of the hottest digital imaging products on the market right now.

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Internet Video & Broadcast Industry News and Press Releases

NEW Featured ARTICLES about how to make videos – for professionals and enthusiasts

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Best Internet Videos of the Week

Best Video Web Sites of the Week

Best Internet Music Videos

How To Put Your Video On YouTube

NEW Articles,  Tutorials, News, Product & Book Reviews and Items of Interest Always NEW features – updated daily CAMCORDER Buyers Guide How to Buy a CamcorderWhat  Accessories do You Really Need? Special Deals and Rebates on Consumer and Prosumer Camcorders
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Best Funny Videos – New Funny Internet Video

March 22, 2008

videoAre you addicted to the Internet? What would your life be like without your daily dose of email, web news, MySpace, etc. Watch this and wonder what is next for you….

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Spitzer for Emperors Club VIP from FOD TeamSpitzer for Emperors Club VIP – you can guess what this parody commercial is all about – Not safe for work or little kids…. This Eliot plays with hookers,

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This is great … and not too nasty… 99 Words For Boobs to the tune of 99 Red Balloons Very cute and fun…Written by Spaff.com and performed by Robert Lund


How To Get A Girl To Flash YouOn a related subject How To Get A Girl To Flash You – this is funny and sort of hokey

 

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Super Worse from PleaseDontSueUsSuperBad 2: Super Worse (01:54

Things take a darker turn in the second chapter of the SuperBad Franchise. This is a great scary mash up of the SuperBad trailer…

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End the Plight of Abandoned Shopping Carts Everywhere – Cart Whisperer – World Premiere

Howdy, I’m Liberty Fillmore, Cart Whisperer. You can help save abandoned shopping carts…

 

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What Do You Need to Know to Make Movies with your Camcorder

Here is our guide to some of the best FREE video editing programs and applications

* How to Make Money With Internet Video the guide to converting your video skills and creativity into cash

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MORE NEW INTERNET VIDEOS

 

 



This is hilarious. Gals – have you ever been stuck on the blind date from hell? How do you get rid of the obnoxious slob without breaking his fragile heart or making him hate your forever?

Hot to Ditch a Bad Date


 

 

You have been looking for this hot sex tape with Eva haven’t you – well here it is … The Long lost sex tape with Eva Longoria and Perry Hilton. Damn, she is hot in bed.


video thumbnailSunshine Horsley – Hippie Doctor, M.D.

Before there was HOUSE, there was SUNSHINE HORSLEY, Hippie Doctor, M.D. By the Ministry


 

 

 

Girls – looking to find out how to train your man – get him to behave and be the loving, sweet guy he potentially could be? Check out this video -aptly titled “How to Train Your Man” at Love University at TangoMag.com


 

The Pogues and Joe Strummer – London Calling what could be better for dancing on St. Patrick’s day?

 


 

 

Hey we got it here first,, or maybe second or third. It’s Britney Spear’s new video. Great animation. “Break the Ice”

 

 


21 Accents – Amy Walker does a little tour of 21 accents in 2 1/2 minutes. From the UK and Ireland to Italy, Germany, Czech Republic, Russia, France, Australia, LA, Texas, etc., etc. Amazing…

 

Best new Internet Videos – Best Internet Video Web Sites

March 8, 2008

Best Internet Videos

It’s the new Its JerryTime! animated episode called “Sex and Violence,” a true story about producing an underground movie in Chicago. It features HBO comedienne Kristen Schaal, the legendary rock group “The Residents” and the chaotic angst of the Emmy-winning Its JerryTime! series….

 

 

 

Best Internet Videos of the Week Best Video Web Sites of the Week Best Internet Music Videos
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Are you an illegal alien thinking of crossing the border and visiting the US for the first time? Need some guidance from a ditsy blonde….

 

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The Political Season is heating up and the parodies are coming fast and furious. This is one of the most popular videos on the Internet this week –

 

Under Barack ObamaUmbrella Parody – This is from one of our favorite shows – MAD TV


 

Check out the Ron Paul Girl aka the Obama Girl Nightmare

 

The producers say “this video pissed off a bunch of morons (i.e., Ron Paul supporters who were too damn stupid to understand its intent)

 

 

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videoPresident Lincoln Hires Ninjas: Don Tales Two! Don’t you wish your school was a bit like this… or maybe it really is — a special preview from the upcoming Owen Wilson film “DrillBit Taylor – Budget Bodyguard. More at http://www.drillbittaylor.com

 

 

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What Every Man Wants i...Guys – if you had your druthers; what would you want in your bed? Check out this short demo – ps – this clip is safe for girlfriends and wives to watch What Every Man Wants

 

 

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Target PracticeThis is really stupid, sexist and simple. But amazingly funny in a sort of low IQ way. You could do this!

 

 

Target Practice The best shooting you’ve ever seen.

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Are you an alcoholic and a sexist pig? Then you love these series of films from livfilms.com that uses cute girls in slightly sexist outfits as they explain the history of some of the more popular cocktails and how to make them. This is a brilliant concept for a viral video series. Portraits in Intoxication ================================================================Great Internet Video Web Sites

The Shirtless Apprentice is a weekly Internet web series about digital video production starring the very clever video apprentice himself, Matt and his blond mute friend. Each episode provides useful information about the production of digital video for online viewing and distribution. Very informative and much fun for the whole family! Forget the goofy web site title, this is a very good site for learning the basics of video production.


Its the new and improved – Internet Video Version of “Candid Camera”! MySpace, the world’s most popular social network, today announced the launch of ‘Special Delivery’ (http://www.myspace.com/specialdelivery <http://www.myspace.com/specialdelivery> ), an outrageous, non-scripted hidden-camera reality show in association with Avalon TV and its executive producers Jason Irwin and Garth Holsinger. The launch of ‘Special Delivery’ marks MySpace’s second co-development project and the second original web show created specifically for MySpaceTV (http://www.myspacetv.com). read press release


Do you have issues with relationships? – check out this funny series of videos at YouTube – On the Couch – Catie Lazarus has some love and relationship issues and needs a therapist. She found the most experienced one out there…you!

Sponsored by SRS Tech PR – Media Relations for a Connected World

 

Best New Internet Videos – How to create your own Internet or Viral Video

March 1, 2008

Best Internet Video

Ok, the Hollywood writers strike is over. But what happens if the actors go out on strike, then what? Will we have to get robots to do all the acting in the movies and TV shows? Check out this funny series of short animations from Liquid Generation – Robots Can’t Act. Check out Juno as done by robots.

Robots can’t Act – Pulp Fiction
Robots Can’t Act – Office Space

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Are you a master of your zoom? Do you find yourself watching back your videos and thinking – huh, what was I thinking? That easy to use zoom control button is the most commonly abused control on your camcorder. 35x zoom can be dangerous if you don’t know what you are doing. Here is a fun little tutorial about how to take control of your zoom more


President Bear, the series

f the President of the United States suddenly became a bear, would the rest of the world notice?

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Creating good audio is often the most difficult challenge when creating videos and home movies – especially for those who use consumer grade camcorders.

It is easy to fool the eye but very difficult to fool the ear.

Tips on How to Get Great Sound for Your Home and Family Video Movies


Flight of the Conchords Ep2 She’s So Hot – Boom This is so bad it is good. Cool concept and retro production – Are you the boom king?

If you like that, you’ll love this…Flight of the Conchords Ep 10 ‘Ladies of the World’ and A Kiss is Not a Contract’ A kiss is not a contract But it’s very nice Mmmmm, very nice Just because you’ve been exploring my mouth

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What Do You Need to Know to Make Movies with your Camcorder

Here is our guide to some of the best FREE video editing programs and applications

* How to Make Money With Internet Video the guide to converting your video skills and creativity into cash

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Smashing Pumpkin Exclusive live on MySpace Music / and MySpaceTV. The video is the first time anyone will have heard the studio version of “Superchrist”. Violin by Ysanne Spevack. Guest appearances by Gary and Sky Saxon from The Seeds on Tambourine and Bass. Also appearing: Linda Starberry, Kristin Burns, Hanna Beth, Audrey Kitching, and Sasha Grey. Directed and edited by Justin Coloma.

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The Basics of Making Great Movies with Your Camcorder How to Put your Videos Up On YouTube – YouTube is currently the world’s most popular video upload site and gets about 65,000 or more videos a day submitted to them. The Guide to over 500 Top Video Web Sites – The WORLD’S BEST VIDEO WEB SITES

 

 


One Vagical Night

This is brilliant and very funny and a bit crass…. One Vagical NightShe’s not a stripper…she is an artist. Strippers require so much more than a pretty face to make an impression these days.

 

 

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The World’s Funniest Videos & Movies

How to Put your Videos Up On YouTube – YouTube is currently the world’s most popular video upload site and gets about 65,000 or more videos a day submitted to them.

Industry Shows and Conferences – Where to go, what to see

ARTICLE ARCHIVE – the best Internet Video Magazine articles from the last five years Animal Videos – Cats, Dogs and everything else

NEW – Videos about Love, Romance & Relationships

Las Vegas Videos and Clips

 

 


The Flight of the Bumble BeeThis is wild – Check out the Great Kat doing The Flight of the Bumble Bee. THE GREAT KAT is the world famous Juilliard graduate violin virtuoso-turned high speed Neo-Classical Guitar Shredder, named “Top 10 Fastest Shredders of All Time” (Guitar One Magazine) and “The 100 Wildest Guitar Heroes” (Classic Rock Magazine).

 

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Best New Videos – Best Internet Video Web Sites – How to Make Internet Video

February 22, 2008

Best New Internet Videos

Lesser-Known Greek Philosopher exponds upon life in a hilarious series of short sound bites and philosophy statements, Love it…Share this with your favorite pompous buddy….or life coach…For more from HungryMan
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Meet the Super Cow No Bull – this National Geographic program is one of the most watched video on the Internet. These gigantic cows resemble bovine body-builders. See how breeders have achieved such amazing results. Its all about managing sex

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The 10 funniest Mac vs. PC YouTube videos

Apple ad campaign has prompted Mac, PC fans to defend their favorites in online video parodies – Compiled by ComputerWorld magazine

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Fin d’ete – end of summer- This is beautiful. In an abandoned city before a tropical storm, a woman decides to stay… Patrick Harboun, Ronan Le Fur and Joaquim Montserrat)worked on it for 6 months at Supinfocom, a French CG animation school. If you are a filmmaker or animator, or are just curious about what it takes to create something like this, check out the making Of section.
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Funny, short – animated. It will make you giggle. Very detailed and extremely well created.

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Who needs an iPOD – I want these headphones. It is amazing what you can order over the net. This is a very cool, sophisticated little animation with magic, color, lights, glow, sound and music!
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Best Internet Video Websites

Hungry Man Entertainment Proudly Pres
videoDo you want to be a model? Do you want to be stylish and hip? Check out FordModels TV – it includes a plethora of very interesting fashion, clothing, jewelry, hair styling and nutrition oriented videos – plus previews of the upcoming bikini season



Checkout HungryMan TV – From the creative geniuses at the international commercial production company Hungry Man, Inc. the same guys who brought you the legendary ESPN “This Is Sportscenter” campaign and over 50 hilarious and memorable Super Bowl spots, comes award-winning, innovative online content of Hungry Man TV. The channel features ground-breaking, original programming in the scripted, animated and reality genres by Hungry Man’s roster of celebrated talent.

How to make a zombie for $50 and win fame on the Web

Erik Beck and his cohorts on IndyMogul.com produce videos showing how to create zombies, ninjas and other special effects on shoestring budgets. The offbeat site has attracted a devoted following of aspiring moviemakers.


 

WorldScubaTravel.com is a novel web site which allows you to browse a library containing underwater videos of dive destinations around the world. You can select locations by region around the world, read some comments from my trips to the sites and, perhaps most important, do a virtual dive tour before committing your cash. If you want to find out about shooting underwater video on a budget, browse the “Got Video?” section. Dive right in….

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Internet Video How To Articles

Are you a master of your zoom? Do you find yourself watching back your videos and thinking – huh, what was I thinking? That easy to use zoom control button is the most commonly abused control on your camcorder. 35x zoom can be dangerous if you don’t know what you are doing. Here is a fun little tutorial about how to take control of your zoom more


Creating good audio is often the most difficult challenge when creating videos and home movies – especially for those who use consumer grade camcorders.

It is easy to fool the eye but very difficult to fool the ear.

Tips on How to Get Sound for Your Home and Family Video Movies


Looking for a complete hardware and video editing solution that also works with analog video? Leveraging the product’s reputation as the ultimate movie-making solution for analog and digital video, the new Pinnacle Studio MovieBox Plus and MovieBox Ultimate include a stylish, high-speed USB 2.0 video capture device and a full version of Pinnacle Studio Plus version 11 and Studio Ultimate version 11 respectively—the software that has been reaping awards for delivering robust HDV/AVCHD video editing and authoring more
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Sony PMW-EX1 Review by Antonio Tibaldi
The Film director/videographer gives us a hands on review of the Sony PMW-EX1


Online Video Editing? Is it a reality? Or is it just for fun? Can sites like MTV, YouTube, MotionBox, MuveeMix, OneTrueMedia, JumpCut, etc. provide an alternative to PC based video editing? Read the article here


Adobe Audition 3 for Professional Audio Production – Adobe Audition vs Adobe Soundbooth CS3 and new Adobe Audition features – A summary of new enhancements and key features in Adobe Audition 3, released at the end of 2007 as Adobe’s flagship stand-alone tool for professional audio production more


Looking to create and edit audio for your video? Sony ACID Music Studio 7 is designed for consumers or prosumers who want to create original music using loops or recording vocals, instruments, or using MIDI — DJs and remix artists, home recording studios and musicians, video and multimedia producers, podcast and streaming media creators, educators, trainers, and presenters. more


Do you want to use your home computer to record, edit, restore, encode, and master a wide range of audio formats and types? Check out Doug Dixon’s review of Sony Sound Forge

For more great videos and how to articles, as well Internet Video industry news, shows, conferences and CONTESTS, check out Internet Video Magazine at http://www.internetvideomag.com

New Internet Video, Best Internet Video, SuperBowl videos, Best SuperBowl Athlete Commercials

February 2, 2008

A Short History of Rock Stars in Super Bowl Ads

2008’s Super Sunday will feature ads with star turns by Justin Timberlake, Missy Elliott, Busta Rhymes, Macy Gray, Alice Cooper and LL Cool J, as well as music by Madonna and Shakira. But will these new advertisements top some of the most memorable commercials featuring rock stars from the past? Here’s a look back at some of the most eye-catching and clever ads in Super Bowl history, featuring Christina Aguilera, Ozzy Osbourne and a whole lot of MC Hammer.

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The World’s Best Video Web Sites Best of MySpace Video

Music Videos – Best Music Videos and the Best Music Web Sites

The Best of the Best – Movies for Video Makers

 

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Guys what could be worse than having your cute girlfriend sabotage your Super Bowl Sunday party with the guys? Check out this cute little flick from AtomFilms – Lonely Dave: Super Bowl Suck Day

Mex Vs. BC (Born Citizen) Pt. 1- “TRAVEL” – This is great – sort of a parody of the Apple Mac vs PC Microsoft commercials – this compares the travails of a whiny US citizen versus a Mexican “illegal”/ Wonderful.

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CockPit is a new comedy webseries about the employees of Mile High Airlines and what really goes on behind that cockpit door. They hate to fly and it shows. New episodes weekly. In episode 1, it is First Officer John Pinneke’s first day on the job. He meets his fellow employees including Flight Attendant Dan Wishbone who swears he’s not gay.

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Guess Who? Are you watching this while you are at work? Have you ever played games and tricks on your co-workers?

Directed and written by David Storrs – What could possibly go wrong when two grown men play a game of “Guess Who?”

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You need this phone – it does everything – Sumsing Turbo 3000 English Version – Groen Brothers commercial spoof of a cellphone with many functions… This is hilarious!


Distracting Beach Babes… – this is great – nothing like making a little amateur documentary – video blog of your whiny sister’s life while really checking out the beach babes. Funny.

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od – Britney Spears provides her expert Childcare tips for her younger sister Jamie Lynne. More great Britney Spears videos


Stunt Baby – by Chris Kas – When you need the best pre-toddler driver in the business, you call Stunt Baby. http://www.atomfilms.com/film/stunt_baby.jsp?mid=87823821


Hilarious video clip of two sexy girls giving an eyeful to a biker. This is really funny…

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Be Kind Rewind” Movie trailer with Jack Black

This is Gondry’s special Swede version of the Be Kind, Rewind movie trailer. Not what you would expect – or maybe it is…


 

 

 

Do you love surfing and BIG WAVES? Check out the Highlights from the finals of the 2008 Mavericks Surf Contest, won by 24-year old California native, Greg Long. Results — (1) Greg Long. (2) Twiggy Baker. (3) Jamie Sterling. (4) Tyler Smith. (5) Grant Washburn. (6) Evan Slater. Presented by MySpace TV

Best New Internet Video, New Funny Internet Video

January 18, 2008

WATCH THIS Dr. Phil’s New Show is a hilarious sketch which takes on two of the most annoyingly ubiquitous things about modern TV–incessant promos and Dr.Phil. OK, its not really Dr. Phil, its  Harry Shearer.

And if you liked that, check out Harry as Elvis with constipation – All Backed Up .  Rock out…

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Not in My Family Not in My Family – The kids are back in school but all is not well. A guidance counselor reveals the horrifying truth about a young boy to his mother… and the difficult — but necessary — steps she must take. Directed by Henry Saine

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Lone Rider This is brilliant, Short, cute and oh so very true And extremely well made. If you are a film maker, you got to spend a couple minutes with this flick. Sometimes a filmmaker’s greatest challenge is simply raising cash. But financial woes won’t deter this director.

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One of the Top Videos of 2007

At the Cebu Capitol” The inmates of CPDRC performed a surprise number in front of Capitol. This performance was a request by the inmates as their contribution to the 438th Founding anniversary Celebration. 
“Thriller” (original upload) 1500 plus CPDRC inmates of the Cebu Provincial Detention and Rehabilitation Center,

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LOVE VEGAS

Three of the featured artists from Mydamnchannel.com – ANDY MILONAKIS, DAVID WAIN, and DON WAS – got together in an LA studio to record this song about Las Vegas. Two days later, Andy performed it live at a party in the Palms Hotel hosted by PEREZ HILTON.

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The Endless DesertThe Endless Desert – Directed by Joe Lewis.  You always got to look your best. Even in the middle of nowhere. Wonderfully made with an hilarious cheesy sound track. Ya got to see this.

 

 


Crass? You want Crass? Check out the Lynn Spears Abortion Song – from MYSpace Video. Song inspired by the Spears family.  DVD at PETERCOFFIN . COM


 

TriggerStreetTV – “Displacement” – A Short Film Spotlight:  In this  podcast, TriggerStreet TV  looks at the short film “Displacement” with a brief introduction from the filmmaker, Chris Perry.  It is a short computer-animated film about an individual tempted by change.  The film was one of twelve overall Nominees that went to the end of season judging phase of the TriggerStreet 2nd Film Festival Season.

download to watch it : ep26-TrigTV.mp4


 

A Hitch in the PlanAwesome Upload:
A Hitch in the Plan
– Who (or what) is chasing this woman?

 


 

Evangeline Lilly Wins ‘Best Wet T-Shirt Fight Scene’ At Strong Women In TV Awards – From the Onion – Today Now!’s own Tracy Gill attended the Strong Women in TV Awards, which proves women on TV can be attractive and sexy.


Do you Dig Digg?  Check out Kina and her hot new song – “Gotta Digg”

Music for the web 2.0 generation

 

 

Attack of the Killer Rubber Ducky (trailer)This is a trailer of a funny short film created by a film student at Los Angeles City College. Almost every film student, at one time or another, does a parody of shower scene from Psycho. I did mine with Toasters. Rubber Duckies are good.


TOP VIDEOS of 2007

Here are the top ten Internet Videos of 2007 from AtomFilms – they release a new video nearly every day on AtomFilms –  Enjoy the very best of the best from this year…


Here is the Top Ten Pick for Best Viral Videos of 2007 – from AOL Video


 

Voxant  is offering up the best video news stories of 2007. From Japanese Love Dolls to snakes in a bathtub to the world’s best butt, the Voxant Newsroom was stuffed to the rafters with great content in 2007. Here’s a look back at the best of the best.

Click here for the Voxant Best of 2007


 

Top 10 Videos of the Year
Here is YouTube’s collection of the Top Ten Videos of the year based upon view counts, most shared, most discussed, top rated and general popularity, here is the list.


Rolling Stone Magazine’s  Twenty-Five Favorite Music Videos of 2007: Nine Inch Nails, Kanye West and More

 


Top 5 Viral-Video Ads of 2007

Cadbury’s gorilla drummer ad, with more than 5 million views for the original video on YouTube, was the top viral-video ad, followed by Smirnoff’s Green Tea Partay, with 3.4mm views, according to agency GoViral, reports the Financial Times.

COOL VIDEO SITES

MonkeySee.com is a new destination website where consumers can access thousands of free how-to videos on demand. Both fun and factual, MonkeySee videos are a great source for advice and demonstrations by accomplished experts. MonkeySee.com is a place for anyone seeking or sharing knowledge. Visitors will find topics and experts that range from sensible to sensational, and solutions for everything from fitness to finance.  more


 

Hot For HotForWords Button HOT FOR WORDS – We love this site. Take a beautiful blonde with an adorable European accent and have her explain the derivation of many of our popular terms, words, slang terms and sayings. This is so cool. And a bit hot. Who needs PBS to explain language? Tell us all, Marina

 

 


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VIDEO ARTICLES AND NEWS

Looking for a video editing program that is easy to use? And FREE?  You can download and use Pinnacle Systems free VideoSpin™ video editing and sharing application from www.videospin.com. more


Do you like to Make Stuff? Are you geeky and love technological puzzles and projects? Then check out this new book – Make The Best of 75 Projects – After two years, MAKE has become one of most celebrated new magazines to hit the newsstands, and certainly one of the hottest reads. If you’re just catching on to the MAKE phenomenon and wonder what you’ve missed, this book contains the best DIY projects from the magazine’s first ten volumes — a surefire collection of fun and challenging activities going back to MAKE’s launch in early 2005.


Solving the Camcorder Shopping Crisis

Buying a Camcorder is harder than ever before

There are a plethora of differing technologies to pick from as well as a bewildering assortment of features and capabilities that need to be examined. It is not easy. Here is a guide to what you need to know in order to buy the right kind of camcorder for you, your business and your family


How to Make Movies and Internet Videos with Your Camcorder – Tips, Deals,

Internet Video Magazine – the Guide to the Best Video on the Internet and How to Create your own Internet Movies

Best Internet Videos of the Week Best Video Web Sites of the Week Best Internet Music Videos 
NEW Articles,  Tutorials, News, Product & Book Reviews and Items of Interest  –  Always NEW features – updated daily CAMCORDER Buyers Guide What  Accessories do You Really Need? Special Deals and Rebates on Consumer and Prosumer Camcorders
New and Cool Stuff – Mobile Music and Video, New Home Theatre gear, Camcorders, Video Hardware, Toys, Computers, etc Video Contests and Festivals – Make Money and Get Famous Free & Affordable Places to Host Your Online Videos – Your Guide to YouTube, Grouper, Veoh, GoogleVideo and many others

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Best Internet Videos – Best Internet Videos of 2007

December 29, 2007

Here are the top ten Internet Videos of 2007 from AtomFilms – they release a new video nearly every day on AtomFilms – Enjoy the very best of the best from this year…

Here is the Top Ten Pick for Best Viral Videos of 2007 – from AOL Video

Time Magazine’s- Top Ten Viral Videos of the Year – the mainstream press picks out their favorites – do you agree?

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Nominate your top ten and we will print your list – make sure you send links as well

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Top Viral Videos of 2007 – “Leave Britney Alone!” and other most-searched web videos.


Christmas Collabed OutTis the season for Christmas Collaboration videos. Here are some of the out takes of ones you might have seen. And some you may never…



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Jibjab Year in Review

The year wouldn’t be complete without a JibJab 2007 Year in Review. And what 2007 Year in Review would be complete without Britney Spears, Alberto Gonzalez, Michael Vick and the almighty iPhone? This funny animation has them all, and so much more!

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Internet Video Magazine – New Videos – Hanakuh video, Christmas video, Santa Video

December 7, 2007

The North Pole is Melting– This is a great little eco-friendly jingle and animation  by Santa’s on thin ice because of global warming. So let’s all sing along!  More at toccionline.com

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How to Make Movies and Internet Videos with Your Camcorder – Tips, Deals, What to Buy this Holiday Season

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Winter Holiday Videos – Christmas, Hanakuh, Kwanza, whatever… The Internet Video Magazine Collection

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Hanukkah – “Chocolate Coins” Are you busy celebrating Hanakah? You got to see this

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 If you liked that, check out this funny little parody music video. “‘Crank That Kosha Boy. Oye, this is funny. If you liked these videos, you can see more Eric Schwartz Home Boy videos

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Solving the 2007 Holiday Camcorder Shopping Crisis

Buying a Camcorder for this year’s Holiday Shopping Season is the most confusing ever

There are a plethora of differing technologies to pick from as well as a bewildering assortment of features and capabilities that need to be examined. It is not easy. Here is a guide to what you need to know in order to buy the right kind of camcorder for you, your business and your family

 

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No Country For Grumpy Old Men

It’s kind of like “No Country For Old Men“, but with a lot more snow-related slapstick and fishing pranks. And it’s a hell of a lot more terrifying…

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Holiday Rumble

This is funny little holiday animation staring Santa Claus – directed by Kartik Mohan

Santa puts the squeeze on other holiday trinkets.


If you celebrate Chanukah but are not sure what it is all about – check out this cool little one minute video:

‘Twas the Night Before Chanukah – from Aish.com     

http://www.aish.com/movies/TwasChanukahNight.asp. Its great for the kids…

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 Get GREAT special offers and DEALS on Camcorders and Electronics from B&H Photo Video – you should check these out as they don’t last long

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This week’s best sites include:

 

 Jumungo is an artist showcase geared towards the promotion of talented filmmakers, musicians, actors or other performers. Jumungo is a free site to post, in almost any video format, your independent film, short, animation, trailer, music video, audition, live footage, compilation or any talent or performance. Jumungo was created mainly to help any artist gain exposure of their talents and ultimately getting people noticed for furthering their success. Any content posted on Jumungo can be viewed by the public, rated and critiqued, or even downloaded if allowed by author


You can get cooking with Broadband Gourmet Network’s ‘Le Gourmet TV’.

Instructional and how to videos cover a variety of subjects- wine, beer, cheese, bbq, cooking, and field to table. In the coming months programming on coffee, tea, and whisky will be rolled out as well.

Cooking programs are hosted by pro chefs as well as seasoned amateurs.  The video clips  run between 4-7 minutes in length, and will be shown as standalone webisodes and multi-clip story arcs.

The website is free – no sign-up is required, you just enter the site and start watching.  more


 

 Check out this great online travel site – with lots of wonderful videos spotlighting cultures, people and destinations throughout the world. Compulsivetraveler.tv is created by the people responsible for “The Compulsive Traveler” series running successfully on CBS since 2002.  reaching a peak rating of 4.5 on one of our adventure shows. They created this website so that the compulsive travelers of the world can get together, upload our short films and share our stories.

Macumba CeremonyMacumba Ceremony – an ancient religion brought from Africa, is preserved by modern day practitioners in Brazil

 

Bahia's Olodum DrumsBahia’s Olodum Drums

Olodum drum band help young people find a purpose in spite of poverty and crime

 

CT goes to MichoacanCT goes to Michoacan

Stretching from the highlands of Central Mexico to the Pacific Coast Michoacan is  a State that hosts great colonial cities, craft traditions dating back 2500 years and spectacular natural events

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2007 NEWS  –     MORE 2007 Press Releases and News

 

New Video Game Pits Presidential Candidates in DC Style Smackdown DC Smackdown is full of backstabbing, low blows and lying politicians. And it’s got the real candidates handlers playing hardball.

DCSmackdown.com – December 6, 2007

( PRNewsChannel ) / Orlando, Fla. – Forget Iowa and New Hampshire. The most exciting presidential election battleground may be unfolding on a computer near you.

DC Smackdown is a new computer game  created by former Disney animator Dave Holbrook.  “It’s only been a week since it debuted, and the response has been phenomenal,” says Holbrook. Response has come from computer game enthusiasts and from presidential candidate representatives.  

“They’ve called wondering how their candidate is being portrayed,” says Holbrook.  “So I tell them.  Sometimes they like it–sometimes not.  But I hope they appreciate it’s all in good fun.” In DC Smackdown , political candidates, pundits, media figures and celebrities are characters.  The object is to use humorous attacks to defeat political rivals.  more

 


 

Adobe Delivers Flash Player 9 with H.264 Video Support –

HD Quality Web Video and Audio Now Available With Adobe Flash Player Update

SAN JOSE, Calif. — Dec. 4, 2007 — Adobe Systems Incorporated (Nasdaq:ADBE) today announced the immediate availability of Adobe® Flash® Player 9 Update 3 software, previously code named Moviestar. Adobe Flash Player 9 now includes H.264 standard video support, the same standard deployed in Blu-Ray® and HD-DVD® high definition video players, and High Efficiency AAC (HE-AAC) audio capabilities. The latest update also features hardware accelerated, multi-core enhanced, full-screen video playback for high-resolution viewing across major operating systems and browsers. The combination of Adobe Flash Player 9 and Adobe Flash Media Server 3 (also announced today) enables the delivery of HD quality video to the broadest online audience. Adobe Flash Player 9 Update 3 is available immediately at http://www.adobe.com/go/getflashplayer.

H.264 support is an encoding option in Adobe Premiere® Pro and Adobe After Effects® software and is now integrated across the Adobe Flash family of products. more


 

The ‘Broadband Gourmet Network’ announces ‘Le Gourmet TV’.

Dec 5, 2007

Le Gourmet TV is a video based website, (Internet Television Channel); providing programming 24 hours a day 7 days a week, about gourmet food and beverage. Videos are arranged in several ‘streams’: wine, beer, cheese, bbq, cooking, and field to table. In the coming months programming on coffee, tea, and whisky will be rolled out as well.

Cooking programs will be hosted by pro chefs as well as seasoned amateurs with a story to tell. We will interview the makers of fine wine, beer, and cheese. Butchers, and bakers will also be featured as we try to cover all aspects of gourmet and fine food . The video clips will run between 4-7 minutes in length, and will be shown as standalone webisodes and multi-clip story arcs.

The website will be free – no sign-up will be required, you just enter the site and start watching. In front of some videos will run a 15 second ad, much like on television, and of course banner advertising will also be there as well. more


Adobe Debuts Flash Media Server 3 Product Line

Secure, HD Video Streaming Delivered to a Broader Audience

SAN JOSE, Calif. — Dec. 4, 2007 — Adobe Systems Incorporated (Nasdaq:ADBE) today announced the Adobe® Flash® Media Server 3 family of products, which offers streaming media and real-time communication capabilities to the broadest possible audience. With industry standard H.264 video capabilities and High Efficiency AAC (HE-AAC) audio support, Adobe Flash Media Server 3 provides content owners with increased protection for streaming high quality video and allows for the delivery of interactive media applications that work consistently across multiple browsers and operating systems. more


 

NewBlueFX Releases Sony Vegas Special Effects Collection to Breathe New Life Into Videos – NewBlueFX Vegas special effects plugins let video editors add transitions and effects for total creative control over multimedia needs.

La Jolla, CA (PRWEB) November 16, 2007 — NewBlue Inc., creators of innovative audio, video and multimedia technologies, today announced the release of new and updated NewBlueFX plugin collections for the Sony Vegas software family. The new plugins are comprised of three brand new collections as well as four version 2.0 upgrade collections.

Newly released NewBlue collections include 3D Explosions, 3D Transformations and Film Effects. The NewBlue v2.0 upgrades include additions to Art Effects, Art Blends, Motion Effects and Motion Blends. All effects are based on powerful technology within an intuitive interface that is easy to use. New collection prices start from only $119.95 each, with upgrade effects starting from only $49.95 each. Both video and audio effects are offered with bundle purchase options. more


 

Blastwave FX Releases Spoilers  – a New Movie Trailer Sound FX Collection –

Detroit, MI – December 3, 2007: Blastwave FX (www.blastwavefx.com), announces the release of a new sound effects library called Spoilers. Specifically designed with movie trailers and commercials in mind, Spoilers is the ultimate high definition collection of commercial beds for the editor that wants to put a powerful kick to their final cut. This collection has 300 stereo movie trailers and compositions with matching 5.1 surround files, plus 200 high impact stereo imaging elements, totaling over 3 hours of unique commercial ready sound effects on 4 DVDs. more


 

Rattlebox, www.rattlebox.com, is officially launching its edgy, alternative videogram site. Rattlebox Introduces e-Cards – Free Video e-Cards Are Unlike Anything You’ve Ever Encountered Online


Rattlebox, provider of edgy, alternative video e-cards, announces the launch of its new service providing extraordinary, professionally produced video e-cards that are fully customizable for any occasion or sentiment. The extensive collection of rattlebox cards is available at www.rattlebox.com more

Camcorder Shopping – Internet Video Magazine – Best Holiday Camcorder Gift

November 22, 2007

 

Solving the 2007 Holiday Camcorder Shopping Crisis

Buying a Camcorder for this year’s Holiday Shopping Season is the most confusing ever

There are a plethora of differing technologies to pick from as well as a bewildering assortment of features and capabilities that need to be examined. It is not easy. Here is a guide to what you need to know in order to buy the right kind of camcorder for you and your family

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How to Make Movies and Internet Videos with Your Camcorder – Tips, Deals, What to Buy this Holiday Season

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Old Photos and Slides:  The Fun of Going Digital Transferring old photos and slides to a digital format brings numerous benefits, not to mention the space savings. 

Say goodbye to all the old photo shoeboxes and slide carousels in your basement or garage!  New digital services allow your precious images to be converted to DVDs, online sharing, and other fun digital media.   This untraps your photos and allows them to be shared and enjoyed with your family and friends, whether they’re in Boston or Boise.

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The Plug-In PavilionThe editor’s tools: 3D compositing, titling, FX creation, lighting, color-correction and more with  BorisFX, Graffiti 5.1, Red 4, and Boris Blue 2.

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Guide to the Best Holiday Gifts  For Family and Prosumer Video Makers