Tag: Video Editing

Kaltura – Community Video Production and Editing

Video editing and production just took a huge leap forward thanks to a company called Kaltura. How? Imagine 100’s of people being able to upload a video through this page and then being able to edit the ‘finished’ video to produce a derivative video. Well imagine no more. It’s now a reality. I’m not 100% sure how it all works (or even if it will work on this page) but I’m giving it a try. Why? Because the uses and potential are … huge.  Here’s the first video I’ve uploaded.  You should be able to edit it and add to it – if I’ve got it right. [kaltura-widget wid=”nkhzin9jco” size=”large aligncenter” align=”l” /]

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Free Video Editing Software and Tools.

This list of free video editing software tools makes it easy and cheap for anyone to edit and produce video to the highest quality that is ready for business or personal use. Video has become almost a default in today’s blogs and websites. Without them a site can look almost naked. The fact is that NLE’s (non linear editors) need not cost the earth. In fact you can get some excellent video editing tools for free and I’ve put together a list of some of them here for you. This is by no means a complete list but having said that it is fairly comprehensive and as always if you think I should include another program or service let me know. If you want to spend your cash on ‘industry standard’ applications like Adobe Premiere or Sony Vegas, feel free. There are pros and cons against this thought process and the biggest pro I can think of is the sheer number of people using them makes getting help and manuals easier. Having said that … things are changing and all of the sites and programmes listed below have very active support and development teams as well as thriving user communities. Lets just put it like this… It could be that the big names will soon start to lose market share, I mean, why would you want to spend £300 – £600 ($500 – $1100) on a branded product when you can find free video editing programs that do virtually the same thing. Lets look at the free video editing software available …

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Types & Costs of Producing Video

There are quite a few different types of video programmes that today’s businesses may need or want to shoot. In general videos can be used as marketing or sales tools as well as for product or service promotion. You can also produce Video for public awareness films, to help improve safety issues or highlight features and improvements. There is also a significant growing trend for training videos as part of an educational programme and infomercials. In this article we look at some of the costs and resources involved in any video production.

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