What You Can Learn about Video Editing from ‘Stranger Things’

November 9, 2017 0

Abe asks: I’ve been watching ‘Stranger Things’ on Netflix now and can’t get enough. I was recently distracted from the story as my novice video editing mind started to notice some of the great editing techniques being done. Can you highlight some of these techniques and tell which ones they are? Inquiring minds want to know!

Professional Facebook Live Streams from a Smartphone

November 8, 2017 0

Jennifer asks: I’m a small business owner who is engaging with my Facebook audience using Facebook LIVE. I have an Android smartphone, log in to Facebook and click “go live” – nothing special but I would like the stream to be more professional looking. Is there an app that could add titles, music and photos or videos while I’m live streaming? I would also like to just record content with the same quality and posting the videos to my timeline later.

The Formula for Compelling Video

October 25, 2017 1

Subtitled: “What Media Pros Can Learn from Billy Mays.” We all know who he is- that loud and sometimes annoying guy who makes a fortune selling household maintenance items on tv. A closer look at the formula used to create his videos reveals people are really buying the ad – not not the actual product for sale.

18 of the Best Free Video Editing Software

October 11, 2017 2

Gabe asks: I’m a student just starting out with video production. I have a new video camera but not able to bust the budget with editing software seeing that money is so tight. I’m looking for a step up to make what I produce look more professional. Thanks!