Meeting Report: Sunday April 1st
March 4, 2007 6 Comments
Sunday April 1st at 10:00 AM
Sweet Finnish, 761 Centre Street, Jamaica Plain, MA
10:00 – 10:30 Mingling
Chatting and mingling in the front room of Sweet Finnish.
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Steve Garfield started off the meeting explaining the idea behind Boston Media Makers. Everyone around the table gets a chance to introduce themselves, talk, present a show and tell, or ask a questions. It’s pretty laid back.
Steve showed Joost and then talked about Videoblogging Week 2007.
Videoblogging Week 2007 Kickoff
Roundtable Quick Notes:
Wants to replace every email server on the internet
BostonNOW still photographer
Let’s get a community going
PodCamp New York
“Books are souvenirs of ideas”
Two books – The Laws if Simplicity – John Maeda, The Wealth of Networks – Johai Benkler
These are important ideas
Bre Pettis sent a text message in from Seattle to say hi.
A friend wants to do surround sound. How do you do that?
Boston Behind The Scenes Podcast
MOS.org – Differences in the word evolution podcast, check it. An a glove that changes American Sign Language into speech.
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Jamie is going to ride his bike from Maine to California.
12 Hour Film Fest
Birds and Blues vlog from Mississippi
Maine to Seattle Biking and Vlogging
John Herman suggested that he give a high five to the Project Pedal guy 1/2 way across.
Gymsmarts using Brightcove
Inspired by Chris Anderson’s Long Tail
Working on live music projects
Echoplaner.blip.tv for live music
Video Discussion Group meets at night
New Comm Road – bryper.com
Super Indie Films
Want to help film makers do what they love and feed as family of four. It doesn’t even have to be your own family.
Uses MPEGStreamclip to rip DVD’s
Blip encodes to 64k mono.
Human rights in West Bank and making a documentary about it.
Women in Film New England
IFF Boston April 28th at Burren party with filmmakers
RSVP to Rosalie
Looking to make it more interactive
Interested in teenage use of the web using pop culture and participation
Also interested in open source advertising
Everyone is welcome!
Sunday, May 6th at 10:00 AM
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130