Time for some vacation

Posts for the next couple of weeks may be a bit more sporadic, as I am finally taking some time off from work and my schedule for a vacation.  I will still be trying to post, or at least pre-post, but I honestly am going to try to think about …

Video challenges

Entering the world of YouTube video creation has been an interesting journey so far, with several challenges.  How to handle the stresses of posting regular videos, and handling the feedback associated.

Star Wars Armada – Fleet Ambush

Finished the video for the latest Armada game, with a bit of scheduling difficulty.  500 points of Rebel vs Empire in a Fleet Ambush mission (Rebel’s being ambushed).  Video is up on YouTube already. As before, if you like the video, please click Like.  And if you are interested in …

Double-feature of videos

The wife had a suggestion this last weekend that George and I attempt a game of Star Wars Armada before the regularly scheduled Pathfinder session – challenge accepted.  Unfortunately, this lead to a rather rushed Armada game, though both sides put up a valiant effort.  More troubling however is that …

My editing process, part 3

Continuing my description of my self-taught editing process, this time dealing with the final editing and rendering.  This is as it relates to my efforts at creating reasonable length videos for my YouTube channel.

My editing process, part 1

In a number of my recent posts, I have been linking to YouTube videos on my channel, or talking about a lot of my challenges both with video and audio.  In general though, I haven’t really talked about the process by which I actually go thru the editing.  That being …

About the DSLR

So, I was finally able to get some time, and as planned, worked with the wife’s DSLR camera, in an attempt to improve the video quality of the various projects.  Dedicated power cord so that the battery doesn’t die – check.  Large enough memory card to hold many hours of …

The pencil box, revisited

As part of my ongoing efforts with videos, I recorded my recent wood working project to craft an art pencil box for the wife.  Following the project, I had several hours of footage, which I finally managed to start to tackle last night.  Audio is non-existent – the video camera …