Multi-media Links

Resources and eye candy:

This is an evolving list.

 

NewLand, a group of directors from Sweden/Denmark
An example: http://newland.tv/evian-babe-and-me/

Studiobinder: tutorials on production


 

Multi-media reference

The Knight Center at UC Berkeley.
http://multimedia.journalism.berkeley.edu

U of Texas, Austin. A clean, basic course.
http://www.utexas.edu/web/video/index.php?e=0

Stanford's multi-media course.
http://acomp.stanford.edu/cs2c/

Zero One: a video blog. Good break-down of process.
http://zeroone.com/video-production/

From your government; this is a pretty comprehensive guide.
http://www.howto.gov/social-media/video

CyberCollege has extensive courses on television production and mass media. This site is very old and shows it. But it's quite good inside.
http://www.cybercollege.com/

NoFilmSchool is a fun site for the indie filmmaker. Gear for the low budgets and a great free book...The DSLR Cinematography Guide.
http://nofilmschool.com/

Eye Con sells video production. They have a good reference area. They have tips for hiring them and organizing projects.
http://www.eyeconvideo.com/education/want-to-produce-a-video/

Tutorials

Lighting

A lovely lighting demonstration,progressively lighting a location set:
http://player.vimeo.com/video/33672808?title=0&byline=0&portrait=0&color=ff9933

http://www.izzyvideo.com/video-lighting-techniques/
http://www.utexas.edu/web/video/prod.php?e=0

Eve Hazelton lights a set: http://philipbloom.net/2011/12/14/dslrlighting/

After Effects resources:

http://www.videocopilot.net/tutorials/

http://ae.tutsplus.com/category/tutorials/motion-graphics/

http://helpx.adobe.com/after-effects/topics/after-effects-tutorials.html

A recount of the CRAP design principles:

http://www.dailyblogtips.com/crapthe-four-principles-of-sound-design/

Video and capture tips: http://support.brightcove.com/en/video-cloud/docs/exporting-high-quality-video-source-files-popular-video-editing-programs

 

Storyboards

Amazon Studios-a marketplace for film projects; some are scripts, or animatics, or sample movies

http://studios.amazon.com/

Animatics

From Amazon, and another

GoAnimate is a service people buy to make animations; it has some tutorials and is interesting as a business model.

Cool storyboards, templates, and advice from Clay Butler! He does packaging and branding also.
http://www.claytowne.com/beats-digging-ditches/storyboard-tutorial-how-to-create-storyboards-for-film-video-and-television/

From Berkeley:
http://multimedia.journalism.berkeley.edu/tutorials/starttofinish/storyboarding/

A Stanford storyboard tutorial:
http://acomp.stanford.edu/tutorials/storyboarding

Production

Good tips for shooting videos. A long-form checklist:
http://multimedia.journalism.berkeley.edu/tutorials/shooting_tips/

Sound tutorials from Rode Co.: http://www.rodemic.com/tv

TubeTape, more studio gear: http://www.tubetape.net/servlet/the-Lighting-and-Accessories-cln-Discounted-Light-Kits/Categories

Swedish effects guy: http://generalspecialist.com/

TutsPlus: http://cgi.tutsplus.com/categories/after-effects

Honkiat article: http://www.hongkiat.com/blog/adobe-after-effect-tutorials-beginners-intermediate-advanced-users/

Video Copilot, the go-to site for motion graphics
http://www.videocopilot.net/

Online Magazines About the Biz

Creative Planet; publishers of five trade magazines. These attract readers with news and tutorial articles. Good articles to help you stay current, and all the new gear is featured.
http://www.creativeplanetnetwork.com/

The Shoot, news and fun energy
http://www.shootonline.com/go/

Videomaker magazine
http://www.videomaker.com/learn/pre-production/

Inspiration

Charlie Schmidt; a Spokanite, he is the reason the internet is all about cat videos...an international man of mystery and mirth
http://charlieschmidt.com/

Don Baker, one of our alums. Man, does he draw good! A totally creative kind of guy.
http://sketches.don-baker.com/  http://www.don-baker.com/

Tim Girvin, another Spokane kid who changed Typographic Design. Not really a multi-media guy, but he dominates his niche.
http://tim.girvin.com/welcome.htm

Mitch Davis, from the Falls to Seven2 to his own studio

https://www.mitchdavismedia.com/

Ben Hurand, an alum, and an LA motion graphics pro
http://benhurand.com/

Mcbess, an animator, musician; he's plugged into a zillion scenes

http://mcbess.com/music.html

Steven Colbert, How design can create truthiness:
http://www.rawstory.com/rs/2012/08/08/cognitive-researchers-find-truth-in-colberts-truthiness/

Patrick Clair is one amazing motion graphics dude!
http://www.patrickclair.com/p/all-work.html

The Vimeo festival
http://vimeo.com/awards/about

A grab-bag of sites

Camera Red is a big innovator, and they have an inspiring sample reel.
http://www.red.com/products/epic

Smashing Magazine article on cool CSS animations
http://tympanus.net/codrops/2011/12/19/experimental-css3-animations-for-image-transitions/
and, the design trends as epidemics:
http://uxdesign.smashingmagazine.com/2012/03/15/symptoms-of-epidemic-web-design-trends/

Smashing article on creating a real objectiveC iPhone app:
http://mobile.smashingmagazine.com/2012/09/10/ios-sdk-for-designers/

Boagworld on video presentation to clients:
http://boagworld.com/season/3/episode/s03e06/
Presenting design: http://boagworld.com/season/3/episode/s03e05/

A video company explains preproduction http://www.video1pro.com/articles/Pre-Production?/article_vpp1.html

Production checklist
http://www.pbs.org/weta/myjourneyhome/teachers/checklist.html

Videomaker magazine
http://www.videomaker.com/learn/pre-production/

Studio Center preproduction sales pitch
http://www.studiocenter.com/pre-production-video.aspx
Wikipedia overview of filmmaking
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Filmmaking

Stanford’s infomercial assignment-university stuff
http://acomp.stanford.edu/cs2c/video_preproduction_project

Plan an educational vid

http://enhancinged.wgbh.org/process/index.html

Pre-production guide
http://zeroone.com/video-production/a-handy-guide-to-pre-production/

ASU production overview, complete
http://www.dailymotion.com/video/xfx066_video-pre-production-plan-and-organize-your-shoot_n ews

The Creative Planet family of video trade magazines:
http://www.creativeplanetnetwork.com/dv/homepage
The lighting demonstration, building up a location set:
http://player.vimeo.com/video/33672808?title=0&byline=0&portrait=0&color=ff993
An ed site to watch:
http://edcetera.rafter.com/is-adobes-creative-cloud-right-for-schools/

The symbols for “diagramming” interaction and file structure:
http://www.jjg.net/ia/visvocab/#page

EyeCon Video Production, tutorials for production:
http://www.eyeconvideo.com/education/want-to-produce-a-video/

Stop motion project with iMovie:
http://www.iherr.com/?page_id=6

A Berkley talk on design, old but interesting:
http://multimedia.journalism.berkeley.edu/presentations/329

Berkely and the Knight Center is good, here is a short lecture.
http://vimeo.com/38525854

This American Life: cited by Berkeley's prof. as leader in the new media
http://www.thisamericanlife.org/tv-archives

Adobe tutorials
http://tv.adobe.com/show/digital-video-cs5/
http://www.adobe.com/education/hed/resources/video.html

Miscellaneous
http://www.creativeplanetnetwork.com/dv/homepage
http://www.creativeplanetnetwork.com/

http://multimedia.journalism.berkeley.edu/presentations/697/

TED on sound: http://www.ted.com/talks/julian_treasure_the_4_ways_sound_affects_us.html

Julian Treasure: The 4 ways sound affects us http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rRepnhXq33s

And Hear Better:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cSohjlYQI2A

A story about hearing and seeing.

http://www.npr.org/2013/08/20/213551358/how-to-win-that-music-competition-send-a-video

An interesting Photoshop composition of famous artists.

https://www.rdio.com/account/signup/?next=%2Fartist%2FKaty_Perry%2Falbum%2FRoar%2F

A copyright piece with all sorts of wild comments.

http://www.npr.org/blogs/money/2013/08/19/213471083/robin-thickes-song-sounds-like-marvin-gaye-so-thicke-is-suing-gayes-family

more copyright: http://www.reelseo.com/copyrighted-music-in-video/

http://www.copyrightkids.org/permissioninformation.htm

case studies:

http://99designs.com/designer-blog/2013/04/19/5-famous-copyright-infringement-cases/

Seattle copyright watch, and Modern Dog

http://www.seattlecopyrightwatch.com/copyright/modern-dog-design-sues-target-and-disney-for-copyright-infringement-of-dog-artwork/

storyboards   http://accad.osu.edu/womenandtech/Storyboard%20Resource/

GoAnimate is interesting. and the CEO did this: http://www.reelseo.com/creative-exercise-writing-video-script/

http://goanimate.com/video-maker-tips/topic/video-marketing/

a cheat sheet: http://goanimate.com/video-maker-tips/video-maker-cheat-sheet/

cybercollege terms page http://www.cybercollege.com/frtv/frtv013.htm

Voice-over club, could be a vanity scam?: http://www.voiceoverclub.com/

Vimeo film school: http://vimeo.com/videoschool?utm_source=search&utm_medium=google-videoschool-brand_vimeo_alone-us&utm_campaign=3891&utm_term=sitelinkvimeo%20video%20school

storyboards vid: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qevacrF0eJE

Interesting contest: http://festival.revuptransmedia.com/index.php/film-submission/rules-regs

Script templates and tips:  http://www.storyguide.net/archives/1027

Look at the rates link for a reality check on fees: http://www.footagebank.com/search.asp

A good set of tutorials on all topics for videos

http://www.storyguide.net/how-to

A guide to planning a video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hVcg9L6FLPA&feature=c4-overview-vl&list=PL13B3A489E8AE895A

Animatics: http://www.storyboards-east.com/animat.htm

A stop-motion realtime from ILF/Helveticka  http://www.helveticka.com/news/20130903-greeleyTV.php

Online learning, similar to lynda.com, Udacity, Treehouse, http://www.codeschool.com/enroll

Atom Learning, supposed to be cheaper than Lynda. It has limited offerings.

http://www.atomiclearning.com/highed/solutions

McBess--Awesome in many fields, and great links to more sources: http://mcbess.com/music.html

Line Drawing, good, kinda scary

http://www.hakuchi.jp/

Open source music:

http://opensourcemusic.com/

http://www.webdistortion.com/2009/02/21/11-awesome-open-source-music-sites-for-digital-creatives/

http://freemusicarchive.org/

http://www.nextwavedv.com/free-music-for-your-videos-and-films-commercial-use-too/

http://dig.ccmixter.org/

http://www.stockmusicsite.com/stockmusic/links/commercial-music.cfm

https://soundcloud.com/tags/soundtrack


about recording: http://www.gerrygriffinmusic.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=45&Itemid=43