Web video is hot. How hot? According to the latest ComScore statistics, 172 million Americans are watching video online, which equals 14.6 hours per month. It's more affordable than ever to produce a video for the Web, and the results can be tremendous to your business or organization. If you're not utilizing video, you may be missing out on an opportunity to grow your business, or share timely information about your organization.
Have you heard of the popular Web series Will It Blend? The company Blendtec reported a 700% increase in sales using video, with a minimal investment of equipment and time.
Are you interested in getting started in video production? Are you looking to learn about affordable equipment, and basic production techniques? Are you interested in using video to educate, inform, market, or brand?
Then don't miss Digital Bootcamps: "Video 101 - Producing Engaging Content" on Saturday, March 19th, 2011 at GTRI in Atlanta, GA.
Former broadcast news reporter, video blogger, and award winning producer Amani Channel, and Turner Broadcasting's Selah Abrams are hosting a workshop to help you leverage video for online communications. Abrams, Channel, and others will cover production basics, affordable editing solutions, online distribution and how to engage viewers.
Topics covered include:
- DIY video techniques
- Affordable production equipment
- Producing Web and pocket camera videos
- Production techniques (shooting, lighting & editing)
- Compression & Distribution
- Techniques to engage viewers
- Content syndication
Everyone from media students, business owners, social media practitioners, communications professionals, and bloggers will walk away with practical information that will jump start your understanding and use of video. Don't miss this chance to harness the power of video.
This event is sponsored by Atlanta Daybook, Web Video Chefs Element K Creative, Sixth Realm Digital, Sonny Hancock, the Atlanta Association of Black Journalists, and MyCulture.TV. Get ready to learn from the pros!
*A portion of the proceeds will be donated to Grow Kids Inc.
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Digital Bootcamps helps companies, organizations and individuals leverage emerging technologies to evolve and adapt with the digital landscape.