Overland Park Video Marketing

By |November 11th, 2011|

Small business video marketing is a huge opportunity. Here in Overland Park, and the rest of the Kansas City area, very few small businesses are taking advantage of video marketing. Lets explore why you should include video marketing in your marketing mix, how you can create your own videos, and finally, some different types of […]

The iPhone and Sony UWP Wireless Microphone

By |November 1st, 2011|

The iPhone accepts wireless microphones if you use a kVConnection cable. In this video, I demonstrate the iPhone 4 along with the Sony UWP-V1 wireless microphone. I think you’ll notice exceptional voice quality.

Now that I’ve been using this mic setup for a few months, I’m really impressed with it. I use it in my […]

iPhone 4S vs. Canon T3i Video Comparison

By |October 29th, 2011|

I shoot a lot of video with my iPhone. But how does it really compare to a higher-end camera? In this comparison, I show the exact same video on an iPhone 4S and a Canon T3i.

Now since having shot this, I found I can remotely focus the T3i by using a remote. This autofocuses the […]

iPhone 4S video comparison

By |October 27th, 2011|

The new iPhone 4S is a worthy upgrade to the original iPhone 4. But how do the video cameras compare?

In this video, I’ve synchronized the exact same footage between the two phones so you can see the side-by-side differences.

Did you notice the color differences and the sharpness? The new iPhone has a larger aperture setting […]

TechSmith ScreenChamp Entry

By |October 20th, 2011|

I really do believe screencasting is so much more than just software tutorials. This entry into TechSmith’s ScreenChamp contest is targeted for the “Industry” category and specifically the screencasting industry!

I don’t expect to win because it’s not a “traditional” screencast of my monitor. However, I hope to inspire other screencasters to think beyond software tutorials. […]

Time lapse video – Speechless

By |October 7th, 2011|

While catching up on my RSS feeds this morning, Gizmodo had this post. Watch this.

Landscapes: Volume Two from Dustin Farrell on Vimeo.

The photographer is Dustin Farrell and he shot this with a Canon 5D2 DSLR. Mr. Farrell, bravo!

Amazon Kindle Fire Video

By |September 30th, 2011|

I watched Amazon’s Kindle Fire video in awe. Yes, I think the Fire is an intriguing new device but it was the video that caught my eye!

Differentiate your video marketing

These are your typical “talking head” type of videos. I like how they had multiple speakers, at different angles, and different focal points. The background is […]

Shoot Better iPhone Video

By |September 15th, 2011|

On the private Video Traffic Academy Facebook page, there’s a discussion about using different pocket digital camcorders. Lots of people use the various Kodak units but I mentioned that I’m using my iPhone for more and more video. And it seems I’m not alone. I put together a quick video that I initially had as […]

Improve iPhone Audio with Fostex AR-4i Microphone

By |September 7th, 2011|

Improve your iPhone videos by improving your audio quality. The Fostex AR-4i helps you capture better audio while shooting video with your iPhone 4.

I like to shoot a lot of iPhone 4 video and I think it can be the perfect way to create to create small business videos. One thing lacking, and it’ll ruin […]

YouTube Statistics

By |August 27th, 2011|

Here’s a great video from Video Traffic Academy on some of the latest YouTube statistics. You can see incredible growth for online video. Now granted, not all of it is good, but these stats are profound nonetheless.