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Re: [videoblogging] Re: New here

By BJ Fletcher | BJ Fletcher <enlightenedtux@...> | enlightenedtux
August 9, 2004 | Post #636 | Topic #604

Evenin', Yet another signing Brit here... On 9 Aug 2004, at 21:37, Eli Chapman wrote: > iSight and video communication is becoming quite popular among the > deaf community. I'm not surprised, Eli. I've used iSight and iChat with people from New York and as far as Australia, and the quality has always been excellent - with it, I feel a lot freer as I don't have to sign as slow as I did with Windows. > Every computer at the computer lab at Gaulladet > Univerisity has a webcam. Phone booths are similarly equipped if one > wants to make a video relay call (you sign, interpreter speaks to > whom you called, and interprets back into sign for you). There's so much potential, indeed! > Several deaf > people I know here in NY have recently bought cams and are chatting > whenever they're on the computer with them. Care to start a new egroup for signing iSight/iChat users to form a community? If anyone cares, here's my test videoblog: http://benfletcher.net/videoblog.php Ben (sorry I haven't introduced myself - am awful at it...)