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Old 12-05-2004, 01:08 AM   #1
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Merry Christmas to me! LOL
DH just spent $1,000 on new video equiptment for me for this site! Woohoo!

Believe it or not, all of the videos currently on this site were shot with the "video feature" of our digital photo camera. The size you see them at, is the same size they come off the camera! I do compress them so they're less sharp looking, but they're originally the same dimensions!

The real challenge with using this camera has been that it only lets me shoot 60 seconds at a time! So all of the videos, including the largest, which is 25 minutes long, were shot 60 seconds at a time, and spliced together in my editing program!!!! Boy, am I ever looking forward to a normal camera! :D :D :D

...and you know what this also means...
longer videos on DVD's, coming soon!!! (Or eventually, anyway, when I've got more of the free content up on this site!)

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Old 12-06-2004, 11:32 AM   #2
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Wow, that's excellent. If you can produce such great stuff with so many limitations, I can only imagine how great the new stuff will be. :D
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Old 06-30-2007, 11:17 AM   #3
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WOW! What a nice DH! I love your videos and use them often to teach me a stitch I am not quite getting! You (and DH) are the best!
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Old 06-30-2007, 11:21 AM   #4
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I think that just goes to show you that you don't have to be limited by what you have. I am very impressed with your determination and creativity to produce those videos with the tools you had on hand!

You're going to feel so spoiled with the new goodies!!!!!
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Old 06-30-2007, 11:29 AM   #5
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I have learned so much from your videos!! THANK YOU!
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Old 06-30-2007, 11:34 AM   #6
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well...I guess that means Merry Christmas to ALL OF US~!

Yay ~ for a new camera~!
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Old 06-30-2007, 11:55 AM   #7
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thank you for all the trouble you go to for your great videos! so i guess this means you'll be redoing them all? yowza!
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I can't believe you did the videos on your digital camera, they look great! Yea for your new equipment!
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Old 06-30-2007, 12:22 PM   #9
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Originally Posted by aineepooh1 View Post
well...I guess that means Merry Christmas to ALL OF US~!

Yay ~ for a new camera~!
I totally agree with this
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yay! it's amazing to think of how much time you put in just to teach others to knit! thanks sheldon !
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