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

By Jay Dedman | Jay Dedman <jay@...> |
July 29, 2004 | Post #461 | Topic #449

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@...>: > > 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. > > I think the best advice on mp4 was that it was bandwidth hungry but well > supported. > > On Thu, 29 Jul 2004, Jay Dedman wrote: > > > 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. > > > > > > Quoting Lucas Gonze <lgonze@...>: > > > >> 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 > >> > >> > >> > >> > >> Yahoo! Groups Links > >> > >> > >> > >> > >> > > > > > > -- > > Jay Dedman > > Manhattan Neighborhood Network > > 537 West 59th > > NY NY 10019 > > 212 757 2670 ext.312 > > http://www.mnn.org > > > > > > > > > > Yahoo! Groups Links > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > Yahoo! Groups Links > > > > > -- Jay Dedman Manhattan Neighborhood Network 537 West 59th NY NY 10019 212 757 2670 ext.312 http://www.mnn.org