More than one hundred people showed up at The Guardian in London for our very first HOW TO START YOUR OWN VIDEO PRODUCTION COMPANY seminar.
We had never done one of these before, but we had a feeling that there was an appetite for this.
How right we were!
Everyone in the media understands that we are in a unique moment of Creative/Destruction.
New technologies are rapidly destroying old careers. Just ask anyone who works for a newspaper.
But where's the C
A few weeks ago, my friend Jeff Jarvis, who runs the Town Center for Entrepreneurial Journalism at CUNY
invited me to speak at a conference on The Future of News.
Unfortunately, I was scheduled to be in London (where I am now), but I asked if I could participate by video.
The video above is the 'participation'.
I was sorry to have missed the conference. It's something I care passionately about - The Future of News.
As my friend Steve Safran, one of the fou
I have been writing blogs for about seven years now.
I used to us a lot of pictures to illustrate the points I wanted to make.
These were mostly images I found on the web.
If I was talking about a 'Revoution' in video, I might use a painting of the French Revolution.
There was so much stuff on the web. All I had to do was 'Google' image search and there were the choices.
It made the pieces nicer to look at, I thought.