Tag Archives: video

Coolest thing from the NRA 2013 Show

Definitely not the gun show, but the National Restaurant Association’s annual show at McCormick place. This is an add-on you can install on a cooler that plays video directly on top of the glass. It’s VERY neat and really grabs your eye.

From a consumer perspective, this could be totally distracting. But from a marketing perspective, it will definitely draw your eye. I imagine a QT or 7-11 iwth a whole bank of these in a row. Wow.

Taking still images to video

One of my co-workers asked for our help in coming up with some examples of how to take still images to video. So my coworker Kim and I came up with a quick list. Thought it’d be nice to share with everyone looking to do the same thing.

“Ken Burns Effect Demonstration”

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nNTiyRDhlRY[/youtube]

“Moving Pictures”

[vimeo]http://vimeo.com/2362167[/vimeo]

“Stephen Fry Kinetic Typography”

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J7E-aoXLZGY[/youtube]

“Dark Knight Kinetic Typography”

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RL2IIpNkSKs[/youtube]

“Photo Effects for Video 10”

[vimeo]http://vimeo.com/13920529[/vimeo]

“Make Any Photo Look 3D”

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=brgJHkqkdcY&feature=related[/youtube]

“Italian Deli After Effects Photo Animation”

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pfYQ-Cp7atw[/youtube]

Repower America Wall

Repower America website

This is a bit on the old side, but I love the design of this website. Repower America takes dynamic submissions and puts them all in one place. It’s a great way to show a lot of dynamic information at the same time.

Howes’ top 8 ways to use social media

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aiD872mh334&feature=player_embedded[/youtube]

In my Tweets this morning, Guy Kawsaki posted this video from Lewish Howes about the top eight ways to use social media. If you ask me there’s only two things you need to do: be interactive and give relevant content. The video’s cool.

From: Top 8 ways to use social media + 1 – Holy Kaw!.

“Trillions” — overwhelming data

[http://www.vimeo.com/7395079]

Aside from beautiful typography and motion graphics, the future of information is in question in this quick video. Maya Research presents this beautiful video. Stay around at the end to see the other videos in the series or check out their website.

Video: Michael Bierut, 5 Secrets from 86 Notebooks

When I think back at the last five years, I cannot say that I have more than three or four notebooks. But Michael Bierut of Pentagram fame has 86. His very successful career definitely hides some nuggets of information. Watch them here on 99 Percent’s website.

Image: DesignCouncil.co.uk