Boston Media Makers meeting report, SUNDAY, April 6, 2014

Next Boston Media Makers meeting, SUNDAY, May 4, 2014.

Video roll call:

Photos:

 

Join us as we continue of our 9th year!

WHAT WE DO:

We gather around a big table and answer the questions:

- What are you doing?

- What do want to do?

- Do you need some help?

- You can ask questions too.

- Come with a prepared show and tell if you like.

GROUP DESCRIPTION: Everyone is welcome!
This meeting started out with people who were working with audio and video on the web but over the years it has expanded to include podcasters, video bloggers, filmmakers, artists, actors, musicians, writers, programmers, news reporters, PR and social media people. We help people GET SEEN. ;-)

The BEST thing about this meeting is that everyone who attends, gets to meet everyone else.

I love how it has expanded. Every month is a new experience with both returning friends and new attendees.

Steve Garfield Welcome at Boston Media Makers 03/06/11
Hosted by Steve Garfield

Time:
10 AM – 12 Noon

Format:
10:00 – 10:30
Mingling is first. Everyone chats. No sitting! Free coffee. ;-)

10:30 – 12:00
Introductions.

Each person takes about 3 mins to explain what they are doing, are interested in, or asks a question. Also you can do a simple show and tell. Some people bring cameras, accessories, all kinds of things.

We prefer no sales presentations.

Breakfast is available for ordering. Towards the end have the bill go around and people pay for what they ordered an leave a nice tip.

Meeting Location:
Doyles by Jay Groccia
Doyle’s Cafe
3484 Washington Street
Jamaica Plain, MA

Transportation:
MBTA Accessible:
Walking distance from Green Street Sta. or Forrest Hills Sta.on the Orange Line
Bus Route 42 – Forrest Hills Sta – Dudley or Ruggles Sta.via Washington St.
Lots of Free Parking in our 3 parking lots!

Boston Media Makers Page on Google+

Boston Media Makers Page on Facebook.

Can’t make the meeting? Follow us on Twitter, Hashtag #BMM. The twitter stream starts getting useful at 10:30.

Boston Media Makers meeting report, SUNDAY, March 2, 2014

Next Boston Media Makers meeting, SUNDAY, April 6, 2014.

Join us as we continue of our 9th year!

Roll Call Video:

Photos:

Boston Media Makers

Pre-Meeting Mingling was great and went into overtime.

Boston Media Makers

Oh hi.

Boston Media Makers

Meeting

WHAT WE DO:

We gather around a big table and answer the questions:

- What are you doing?

- What do want to do?

- Do you need some help?

- You can ask questions too.

- Come with a prepared show and tell if you like.

UPDATED GROUP DESCRIPTION: Everyone is welcome!
This meeting started out with people who were working with audio and video on the web but over the years it has expanded to include podcasters, video bloggers, filmmakers, artists, actors, musicians, writers, programmers, news reporters, PR and social media people. We help people GET SEEN. ;-)

The BEST thing about this meeting is that everyone who attends, gets to meet everyone else.

I love how it has expanded. Every month is a new experience with both returning friends and new attendees.

Steve Garfield Welcome at Boston Media Makers 03/06/11
Hosted by Steve Garfield

Time:
10 AM – 12 Noon

Format:
10:00 – 10:30
Mingling is first. Everyone chats. No sitting! Free coffee. ;-)

10:30 – 12:00
Introductions.

Each person takes about 3 mins to explain what they are doing, are interested in, or asks a question. Also you can do a simple show and tell. Some people bring cameras, accessories, all kinds of things.

We prefer no sales presentations.

Breakfast is available for ordering. Towards the end have the bill go around and people pay for what they ordered an leave a nice tip.

Meeting Location:
Doyles by Jay Groccia
Doyle’s Cafe
3484 Washington Street
Jamaica Plain, MA

Transportation:
MBTA Accessible:
Walking distance from Green Street Sta. or Forrest Hills Sta.on the Orange Line
Bus Route 42 – Forrest Hills Sta – Dudley or Ruggles Sta.via Washington St.
Lots of Free Parking in our 3 parking lots!

Boston Media Makers Page on Google+

Boston Media Makers Page on Facebook.

Can’t make the meeting? Follow us on Twitter, Hashtag #BMM. The twitter stream starts getting useful at 10:30.

Meeting Report: Boston Media Makers meeting, SUNDAY, February 2, 2014 Theme: MUSIC

Next Boston Media Makers meeting, SUNDAY, March 2, 2014.

Join us as we continue of our 9th year!

This month’s theme: MUSIC.

Free Coffee:
coffee

Mingling:

Roll Call:

Boston Media Makers Theme Song:

The Making Of:

The goal was to make the first ever +Boston Media Makers Theme song. Short and quick with no prior practice. This was done on the spot with some of our BMM friends. They actually pulled this together in a collaborating way in approximately 10 minutes, the we recorded and published it. This in part is how things came together.

The 6-Second Vine Video:

Produced in 10 minutes.

Photos:
Nelson DeWitt

Booksmart photo book made on Blurb.

@AleciaOrsini catches us up on #teamGND AND public radio adding video

At the January meeting there we quite a few attendees that were interested in music. So at the February meeting, at NOON, we’ll become Boston Media Music Makers.

We’ll join together to create and record a Boston Media Makers theme song!

WHAT WE DO:

We gather around a big table and answer the questions:

- What are you doing?

- What do want to do?

- Do you need some help?

- You can ask questions too.

- Come with a prepared show and tell if you like.

UPDATED GROUP DESCRIPTION: Everyone is welcome!
This meeting started out with people who were working with audio and video on the web but over the years it has expanded to include podcasters, video bloggers, filmmakers, artists, actors, musicians, writers, programmers, news reporters, PR and social media people. We help people GET SEEN. ;-)

The BEST thing about this meeting is that everyone who attends, gets to meet everyone else.

I love how it has expanded. Every month is a new experience with both returning friends and new attendees.

Steve Garfield Welcome at Boston Media Makers 03/06/11
Hosted by Steve Garfield

Time:
10 AM – 12 Noon
12 Noon Special Presentation (10 – 15 minutes)

Format:
10:00 – 10:30
Mingling is first. Everyone chats. No sitting! Free coffee. ;-)

10:30 – 12:00
Introductions.

Each person takes about 3 mins to explain what they are doing, are interested in, or asks a question. Also you can do a simple show and tell. Some people bring cameras, accessories, all kinds of things.

12:00 Special Presentation – This month: Music Making

We’ll take 10 – 15 minutes to create and record a theme song for Boston Media Makers. Bring your instruments. ;-)

We prefer no sales presentations.

Breakfast is available for ordering. Towards the end have the bill go around and people pay for what they ordered an leave a nice tip.

Meeting Location:
Doyles by Jay Groccia
Doyle’s Cafe
3484 Washington Street
Jamaica Plain, MA

Transportation:
MBTA Accessible:
Walking distance from Green Street Sta. or Forrest Hills Sta.on the Orange Line
Bus Route 42 – Forrest Hills Sta – Dudley or Ruggles Sta.via Washington St.
Lots of Free Parking in our 3 parking lots!

Boston Media Makers Page on Google+

Boston Media Makers Page on Facebook.

Can’t make the meeting? Follow us on Twitter, Hashtag #BMM. The twitter stream starts getting useful at 10:30.

Meeting Report: SUNDAY, January 5th, 2014

Next Boston Media Makers meeting, SUNDAY, February 2, 2014.

VIDEO ROLL CALL:

Recorded, edited and uploaded on an iPad Air with YouTube Capture.

PHOTOS:

Thanks to Christopher Penn and SHIFT Communications for picking up the tab for breakfast!

Post meeting beer:

WHAT WE DO:

We gather around a big table and answer the questions:

- What are you doing?

- What do want to do?

- Do you need some help?

- You can ask questions too.

- Come with a prepared show and tell if you like.

UPDATED GROUP DESCRIPTION: Everyone is welcome!
This meeting started out with people who were working with audio and video on the web but over the years it has expanded to include podcasters, video bloggers, filmmakers, artists, actors, musicians, writers, programmers, news reporters, PR and social media people. We help people GET SEEN. ;-)

The BEST thing about this meeting is that everyone who attends, gets to meet everyone else.

I love how it has expanded. Every month is a new experience with both returning friends and new attendees.

Steve Garfield Welcome at Boston Media Makers 03/06/11
Hosted by Steve Garfield

Time:
10 AM – 12 Noon
12 Noon Special Presentation (10 – 15 minutes)

Format:
10:00 – 10:30
Mingling is first. Everyone chats. No sitting! Free coffee. ;-)

10:30 – 12:00
Introduction.

Each person takes about 3 mins to explain what they are doing, are interested in, or asks a question. Also you can do a simple show and tell. Some people bring cameras, accessories, all kinds of things.

12:00 Special Presentation (optional)
10 – 15 minute talk

We prefer no sales presentations.

Breakfast is available for ordering. Towards the end have the bill go around and people pay for what they ordered an leave a nice tip.

Meeting Location:
Doyles by Jay Groccia
Doyle’s Cafe
3484 Washington Street
Jamaica Plain, MA

Transportation:
MBTA Accessible:
Walking distance from Green Street Sta. or Forrest Hills Sta.on the Orange Line
Bus Route 42 – Forrest Hills Sta – Dudley or Ruggles Sta.via Washington St.
Lots of Free Parking in our 3 parking lots!

Boston Media Makers Page on Google+

Boston Media Makers Page on Facebook.

Can’t make the meeting? Follow us on Twitter, Hashtag #BMM. The twitter stream starts getting useful at 10:30.

Meeting Notes: Boston Media Makers, SUNDAY, December 1st

Next Boston Media Makers meeting, SUNDAY, January 5th, 2014

MEETINGS NOTES FOR SUNDAY, December 1st.

Boston Media Makers 12/1/13

C.C. Chapman was out special speaker and talked about YSN whose goal is to insure that the youth of the world are exposed to and find the best job opportunities, and how the Boston Media Makers community can help.

VIDEO ROLL CALL:

Boston Media Makers 12/1/13

Recorded, Edited, and Uploaded using iPad Air with YouTube Capture.

PHOTOS:

Boston Media Makers 12/1/13

Boston Media Makers 12/1/13

Boston Media Makers 12/1/13

Boston Media Makers 12/1/13

Boston Media Makers 12/1/13

MORE PHOTOS:

The December 1, 2013 Boston Media Makers #bmm

The December 1, 2013 Boston Media Makers #bmm

The December 1, 2013 Boston Media Makers #bmm

More photos from Jeff Cutler: On Flickr

Bruce Garber: On Facebook

WHAT WE DO:

We gather around a big table and answer the questions:

- What are you doing?

- What do want to do?

- Do you need some help?

- You can ask questions too.

- Come with a prepared show and tell if you like.

UPDATED GROUP DESCRIPTION: Everyone is welcome!
This meeting started out with people who were working with audio and video on the web but over the years it has expanded to include podcasters, video bloggers, filmmakers, artists, actors, musicians, writers, programmers, news reporters, PR and social media people. We help people GET SEEN. ;-)

The BEST thing about this meeting is that everyone who attends, gets to meet everyone else.

I love how it has expanded. Every month is a new experience with both returning friends and new attendees.

Steve Garfield Welcome at Boston Media Makers 03/06/11
Hosted by Steve Garfield

Time:
10 AM – 12 Noon
12 Noon Special Presentation (10 – 15 minutes)

Format:
10:00 – 10:30
Mingling is first. Everyone chats. No sitting! Free cofffee. ;-)

10:30 – 12:00
Introduction.

Each person takes about 3 mins to explain what they are doing, are interested in, or asks a question. Also you can do a simple show and tell. Some people bring cameras, accessories, all kinds of things.

12:00 Special Presentation by CC Chapman
10 – 15 minute talk by CC Chapman.

We prefer no sales presentations.

Breakfast is available for ordering. Towards the end have the bill go around and people pay for what they ordered an leave a nice tip.

Meeting Location:
Doyles by Jay Groccia
Doyle’s Cafe
3484 Washington Street
Jamaica Plain, MA

Transportation:
MBTA Accessible:
Walking distance from Green Street Sta. or Forrest Hills Sta.on the Orange Line
Bus Route 42 – Forrest Hills Sta – Dudley or Ruggles Sta.via Washington St.
Lots of Free Parking in our 3 parking lots!

Boston Media Makers Page on Google+

Boston Media Makers Page on Facebook.

Can’t make the meeting? Follow us on Twitter, Hashtag #BMM. The twitter stream starts getting useful at 10:30.

Boston Media Makers Meeting Report : November 3rd, 2013

Next Boston Media Makers meeting, SUNDAY, December 1st at Doyle’s Cafe 10 AM – 12:15 PM.

November 3rd Meeting Report
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Featured speaker: Nelson De Witt, Showed an 8 minute trailer of his film Finding Nelson.

Nelson de Witt will gqve a sneak peek of his upcoming documentary film Identifying Nelson/Buscando A Roberto. When he was 16 Nelson was identified as Roberto Coto, an infant who disappeared in 1982 after a deadly government raid on three guerrilla safe houses in Tegucigalpa, Honduras. Join us next month to watch the first 8 minutes of the film and learn how a mysterious late night phone called changed his life.

Read more: Former ‘missing child’ in El Salvador’s civil war tells his journey in film

Nelson De Witt at Boston Media Makers 10/6/13

Image: Nelson de Witt

Roll Call

Photos
#bmm mingling

Boston Media Makers 11/3/13

Boston Media Makers 11/3/13

Boston Media Makers 11/3/13

Meeting Location:
Doyles by Jay Groccia
Doyle’s Cafe
3484 Washington Street
Jamaica Plain, MA

Transportation:
MBTA Accessible:
Walking distance from Green Street Sta. or Forrest Hills Sta.on the Orange Line
Bus Route 42 – Forrest Hills Sta – Dudley or Ruggles Sta.via Washington St.
Lots of Free Parking in our 3 parking lots!

Boston Media Makers Page on Google+

Boston Media Makers Page on Facebook.

Can’t make the meeting? Follow us on Twitter, Hashtag #BMM. The twitter stream starts getting useful at 10:30.

Meeting Report: August 4th at Doyle’s Cafe

Next Boston Media Makers meeting, SUNDAY, September 1st at Doyle’s Cafe. Jeff Cutler will be presenting on backpack journalism.

Roll Call from August 4th:

Special opening presentation this month was by Guest Host Robin Maxfield.

Want to be more interesting? Memorable? 

Robin Maxfield of the Speech Improvement Company and Boston Comedy Chicks gave a 15 minute tutorial on making an impactful introduction.

Boston Media Makers 11/01/09

We gather around a big table and answer the questions:

- What are you doing?

- What do want to do?

- Do you need some help?

- You can ask questions too.

- Come with a prepared show and tell if you like.

If you are interested in meeting people who are working with audio and video on the web, this is a great meeting to attend. We get podcasters, video bloggers, filmmakers, artists, actors, musicians, writers, PR and social media people.

Hosted by this month by Robin Maxfield.

Time:
10 AM – 12 Noon

Format:
10:00 – 10:30
Mingling is first. Everyone chats. No sitting! Free cofffee. ;-)

10:30 – 12:00
Introduction.
Each person takes about 3 mins to explain what they are doing, are interested in, or asks a question. Also you can do a simple show and tell. Some people bring cameras, accessories, all kinds of things.

We prefer no sales presentations.

Breakfast is available for ordering. Towards the end have the bill go around and people pay for what they ordered an leave a nice tip.

Meeting Location:
Doyles by Jay Groccia
Doyle’s Cafe
3484 Washington Street
Jamaica Plain, MA

Transportation:
MBTA Accessible:
Walking distance from Green Street Sta. or Forrest Hills Sta.on the Orange Line
Bus Route 42 – Forrest Hills Sta – Dudley or Ruggles Sta.via Washington St.
Lots of Free Parking in our 3 parking lots!

Boston Media Makers Page on Google+

Boston Media Makers Page on Facebook.

Can’t make the meeting? Follow us on Twitter, Hashtag #BMM. The twitter stream starts getting useful at 10:30.

Meeting Report: April 7, 2013 at Lansdowne Pub

Next regular Boston Media Makers meeting, SUNDAY, May 5th at Doyle’s Cafe.

We were hosted by The Lansdowne Pub, 9 Lansdowne Street, Boston. We weren’t at Doyle’s because had the 2013 Doyle’s Emerald Necklace Road Race.

Roll Call Video:

Photos:

Fenway Park

Fenway Park

Boston

Fenway Park

Boston Media Makers at The Lansdowne

Boston Media Makers at The Lansdowne

Boston Media Makers at The Lansdowne

Boston Media Makers at The Lansdowne

Boston Media Makers at The Lansdowne

Boston Media Makers at The Lansdowne

Irish Breakfast: Boston Media Makers at The Lansdowne

Boston Media Makers at The Lansdowne

Boston Media Makers never cancels. Past Meetings: Easter, Boil Water Ban, Tornado Warnings, Snowstorms, Superbowl, Red Sox games.

Next Meeting Location:

Doyle’s Cade
Jamaica Plain, MA

Boston Media Makers Page on Google+

Boston Media Makers Page on Facebook.

Can’t make the meeting? Follow us on Twitter, Hashtag #BMM. The twitter stream starts getting useful at 10:30.

Meeting Report: March 3, 2013

Next regular Boston Media Makers meeting, SUNDAY, April 7.

This was our Third Meeting of OUR 7th YEAR.

ROLL CALL:

Selected Steve Garfield Photos from Boston Media Makers 03/03/13 Photo Set:

#bmm at Doyle's

#bmm

#bmm You are not s failure.

#bmm

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Selected Jeff Cutler Photos from Boston Media Makers 03/03/13 Photo Set:

Boston Media Makers 3-3-13 #bmm

Boston Media Makers 3-3-13 #bmm

Boston Media Makers 3-3-13 #bmm

Boston Media Makers 3-3-13 #bmm

Boston Media Makers 3-3-13 #bmm

Boston Media Makers 3-3-13 #bmm

Boston Media Makers 3-3-13 #bmm

Boston Media Makers 3-3-13 #bmm

Boston Media Makers 3-3-13 #bmm

Location:

Doyle’s Cafe
3484 Washington Street
Jamaica Plain, MA

Free and Easy parking.

Boston Media Makers Page on Google+

Boston Media Makers Page on Facebook.

Can’t make the meeting? Follow us on Twitter, Hashtag #BMM. The twitter stream starts getting useful at 10:30.

Meeting Report: January 6, 2013 – Happy New Year!

Next Meeting: February 3, 2013 – Ginormous Ball Game In Stadium Day!
OUR 7th YEAR!

Date: Sunday, January 6, 2012
Time: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Host: Steve Garfield

#bmm

ROLL CALL VIDEO:

MORE PHOTOS: Photo set by Steve Garfield on Flickr

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Rough Meeting Notes thanks to Deborah Henson-Conant

Deborah Henson-Conant @HipHarpist at #bmm

Here’s me, Deborah Henson-Conant:

Video by Bruce Garber

Deborah Henson-Conant / Hipharp.com — My next show is Sat. Jan. 26th at TCAN (The Center for ARts in Natick) – it’s called “Lose Your Blues” and it’s an (almost) all Blues show.   I sang my new song “Sous Chef” – and I’m looking for help figuring out how to make my harp LED lights a little more user-friendly and lighter.  DHC


GeekBeat TV – they have a whole video that explains everything  
Micropro LED light
Steve’s light can be about $60

Lisa Johnson has started working with a distributor

Diane Drling – teach networking skills – dianedarling.com –

bodyphysica.com / lisajohnsonfitness.com

Shuggabit.

We have physcl DV and we want to sell online  We worked with MOpix – te’re finally coming out of the weeks.  We’ll get you o line – we need an MPeg 4 file. Can you use something Wondershare.

What do you guys use for your shopping cart.

MassInnovation – Foodie Events – What’s a goodie event

Mass.InnovationNights.com

MassinnovationNights.com

Robin Maxfield – 
Comedy with Wings

Robin & Marcy’s “Comedy with Wings.”   Throw your name in the hat – 10 tellers will tell stories about Pets. I coach executives how to tell stories.  I’m putting together a 45 minutes webinar – I want to do a combination of video with me teaching and slides.

Screenflow is great for combining slides and people speaking – you can use 2 camera’s at once.  I need training on how to do a webinar.

Webinar:  what do to
Have clear audio

Tim Stansky –

What is crowd funding.

Audio Alchemist – 

Bruce Garber – VirtualPhotoWalks.org  - We walk the walk that people can’t take themselves.
FoxGram.com

Printstagram.
Life can be altered to a positive way if we stop talking.

I’m aware of it and I’m working on it <—  this is an important thing  - and most people want to help and we stop that.

Mike Sanders – Interactive multimedia and streaming media.  Now doing a lot in training and developmnt —  Doing marketing for ama

Technical streaming roje for industy – for 3d imagine as well as financial industry a with taling heads.  Nascar and Parker guitars – action oriented –

Website not up
yet – IntellectualImpact.com will be up within the

Microsoft store – you can rent it  not google, apple, or potical/religion – 30 people

SEU – metet up – I want to use commercial spaces that are empty.

IEC Internation Entrepreneur Center – in Newton – a pretty nice facility – it took over a mill factory.  It’s set up so you can
IECPartners.com


Ed Gaskin – I like to look at Marketing Innovation
ShotDesign.com
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Resource Coordinator at Boston Chidlren’s Hostpital – Neruo developmental  and passion for film and music – produced documentary – mostly focused on disability and mental health issues.  In palnning stages for blgo projets – chronological history from short music films from the begging of ilm history.   The other project I’ve thought about more recently – I have a passion for acoustic giar msic – fingerstle, blues, country, jazz mash – I want to do a mini blog project where I can incorporate some of my own uitar music.
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Andy Warline – sculptor –

I can buld a Facebook group and only see the people you want
I’m part of the Boston Sclpure’s group – Boston Sculptor’s Gallery – is a colletor – we get kicked out because we take up floor space.   Ar History is changing.

There’s a lot of CONTENT but not necessarily the depth
andymoerlein.blogspot.com

Blogspot is run by google so they put you in line

Frist Friday of Every month – in South Washington – Free parking and everyting – hard to get there by subway
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DonnaDotsonArtist.com
Gurlyfab
Tom and Reiko – Web development
TRBDesign.com

Location:

Doyle’s Cafe
3484 Washington Street
Jamaica Plain, MA

Boston Media Makers Page on Google+

Boston Media Makers Page on Facebook.

Can’t make the meeting? Follow us on Twitter, Hashtag #BMM. The twitter stream starts getting useful at 10:30.

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