Movie Making and Podcasting
Movie Makers and Editors:
“Be Good to Your video. The easiest way to edit, create, remix, and
share your videos and photos. Unlimited upload. Nice People.
Online Editing. Free.
Windows Movie Maker – http://www.microsoft.com
(preinstalled on most Windows machines) Free.
“Windows Movie Maker makes digital home movies amazingly easy
and fun. Download it today and see for yourself.
Video Sharing Sites:
Blip.tv – http.blip.tv
Blip. Tv is a leading videoblogging and podcasting service. They take care of
the servers, the software, the workflow, the advertising, and the
distribution. You focus on creativity. Record, Upload, and Broadcast your
Videos. Free Hosting.
“YouTube is an online video streaming service which allows anyone to view
and share videos that have been uploaded by members.” Free Hosting.
Launched on March 6, 2007. An Online Community for Sharing
Instructional Videos. An educationally focused, safe venue for teachers,
schools, and home learners. Free Hosting and Services.
Audacity – http://audacity.sourceforge.net
A free open source audio editor and recorder for Linux, Mac OS, Windows,
and other operating systems.
How to Podcast
Audacity Tutorial for Podcasters
Yahoo- Publish a Podcast
Apple iTunes: Podcasting
Learn about VideoBlogging- a Tutorial
Everything You Need to get Started Videoblogging
Books to Browse
(These are just a small selction of what is out there):
Secrets of Videoblogging
Written by: Michael Verdi
Content: "If you're ready to graduate from blog to vlog, and start creating your own
video blogs, this is the book for you. After explaining what video blogs are and how
to view them, the book introduces you to the range of vlogs that exist today. From
there, it's on to actually creating them. With chapters on assembling the right vlog
toolbox (including camera, operating system, editing software, jukeboxes and
Internet connection), finding a story, shooting that first video blog, editing your video
blog, preparing it for the Web, posting your vlog, and getting an keeping an
audience, you'll learn how to: • Sort out the legal, ethical, and creative issues
involved in vlogging. • Apply compression • Get the right lighting and sound • Apply
transitions and effects • Choose a blog service • Work with RSS feeds • Promote
audience interaction • And more! Filled with real-world tips on both the technical
and creative aspects of vlogging, this fun, fast, full-color guide provides all the
instruction you need to get going with your own video blog. "-From the Publisher
Secrets of Podcasting, Second Edition: Audio and Video Blogging for the Masses
Written by: Bart G. Farkas
Content: "Whether you want to create your own podcasts, listen to audio programs,
or even delve into the world of video podcasts, this book has everything you need to
enjoy the world of podcasting from both sides of the microphone! In Secrets of
Podcasting, Second Edition, author Bart G. Farkas provides: Advice on how to
download and enjoy podcasts with any portable media player. Detailed lists of the
best equipment and software for creating and listening to podcasts. Fascinating
interviews with podcasting celebrities, creators of popular podcasting software, and
pioneers in the podcasting field. Step-by-step tutorials on how to create audio and
video programs from start to finish on both Mac and Windows computers. How to
publish and distribute your show. In addition, Bart includes alternative strategies for
listening to and creating podcasts using nonstandard equipment. He also offers
dozens of recommendations for software to use for finding and subscribing to shows.
"-From the Publisher
Creating a Movie in Movie Maker: Visual QuickProject Guide You've seen your
friends' camcorder-shot, digitally edited home movies-and you're pretty sure you
can do better! However, that doesn't mean you want to spend days (or even
weeks) learning everything there is to know about the free video editing software at
the heart of your Windows XP OS. You learn by doing-and this guide delivers. In
these pages, veteran author Jan Ozer gets right to the point, using simple project-
based instruction and big, colorful screen shots to guide you through the process of
editing your very first video project with Movie Maker.
Movie Magic: A behind-the-Scenes Look at Filmmaking Written by: Robin Cross
Content: "Describes how movies are made, examining such areas as camera work,
production design, location shooting, special effects, and animation. " -From the
Great ideas for producing special effects and sounds.