“Were it left to me to decide whether we should have a government without newspapers, or newspapers without a government, I should not hesitate a moment to prefer the latter.” Thomas Jefferson When he uttered those famous words, Thomas Jefferson knew if the brand new, innovative idea of a government run by “We the People” […]
WHY IS THE NEWS MEDIA SO DESTRUCTIVE AND HOW CAN WE FIX IT? When I contemplate the full repercussions of the 24-hour, anything-in-the-world-goes information cycle, it scares me a bit. In my observation, as well as shown scientifically, humans are alarmingly susceptible to succumbing their will to authoritarian information and directives. It seems to be […]
I’m a proud, middle-aged Okie who grew up with a solid foundation of science and politics. Recombinant DNA was dinnertime conversation at our house.I enjoyed a lengthy career as a journalist and video maker. I’m a news junkie and jokingly refer to myself as The News Nerd. Both of my parents were PhDs in microbiology. […]
Make gorgeous candles in your kitchen. Homemade candle crafting is a fun hobby. This post shows you how it’s done! Pretty homemade candles.
? FIREFIGHTERS HELP US ALL! Does anyone doubt that? Apparently so. An apartment complex next to mine caught fire the other day. I was relieved and grateful when the fire department quickly showed up and extinguished the blaze. I shot the video above and added some commentary. WHY I SUPPORT A DEMOCRATIC SOCIALIST APPROACH TO […]
Benefits of video marketing. There are so may benefits to using video marketing online.
Vlogging, or video blogging, is one of the best ways to build and audience for your content. Here are the six top tips for successful vlogging.
Learn to create gorgeous panoramic photographs. Capture the wonderful view all around you with several essential 360-degree photography tips.
This video is simply breathtaking. Gorgeous scenery combined with soaring, silky-smooth video shots give viewers an exhilarating experience usually reserved for eagles. The secret is using a drone to carry the camera to places a person with a tripod could never reach in a million years. Making spectacular videos gets easier and easier as technology […]
Entering film festivals is a great way to get your film and video production work noticed. Here is some advice on how to go about finding the right film festival to enter.
The soundtrack is extremely important in film and video production. Filmmaker John Montana discusses how he choses music for his short films.
Using online video and YouTube is a fantastic way to grow your business. Meet a lady who had never produced a video in her life who now runs a successful YouTube channel that has helped attract clients and grow her business.