Re: [videoblogging] New Video Blog post from the DNC

im torn.
i like standards, but I understand Dane's argument about different strokes for
different folks.
in the end , we each do what we want.

but if we do want standards, is MPEG4 it?
does it look like a quicktime?
what makes it different than other players?
i dont think ive ever seen it.
as long as it's easy.

i need to SEE it to get it.

Quoting Lucas Gonze <lgonze@…>:

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> I don't own iMovie so I can't check, but you should be able to. If not
> let's figure out what's up and find or make the tools to do it.
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> I think the best advice on mp4 was that it was bandwidth hungry but well
> supported.
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> On Thu, 29 Jul 2004, Jay Dedman wrote:
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> > if Im exporting to Quicktime in Imovie, can i export to MPEG4?
> > it'd be good if we all agreed on a standard.
> > we discussed this once…but the other conversations came up.
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> > Quoting Lucas Gonze <lgonze@…>:
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> >> On Thu, 29 Jul 2004, Steve Garfield wrote:
> >>> Saving in mp4 vs. QuickTime isn't a big deal for me. It's just another
> >>> button on Sorenson Squeeze.
> >>
> >> Great!
> >>
> >>>> Think of it like web standards: if you use
> >>>> browser extensions, you eliminate a lot of page views.
> >>>>
> >>>
> >>> What does that mean? If I change over to mp4, how does than effect he
> >>> HTML I use to display the video?
> >>
> >> You might want to link to both, if you have both, and otherwise you
> should
> >> be able to keep using the same HTML you're using now. Given that you're
> >> using autoplay, you obviously can't autoplay both; what I would do if I
> >> were you is upload an mp4, make a test page linking to that instead of
> the
> >> .mov, and see if it works. You might also want to ask people to give it
> a
> >> test run before you flip the switch…
> >>
> >>> Since it's the last day of the DNC, I'm torn between, editing some more
> >>> stuff that I have on tape and getting out there to film more new stuff.
> >>>
> >>> I want it to be timely and 'scoop' the newtworks. 😉
> >>
> >> You're doing really good. Don't change a thing. 🙂
> >>
> >> n.b.: a big part of my motivation is to make it possible for people
> making
> >> video playlists on webjay.org to be able to include your videos.
> >>
> >> – Lucas
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NY NY 10019
212 757 2670 ext.312
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