Make Internet TV has a step by step guide to making it easier to understand the concepts and best practices on making a video. This is a plain English non-fluff self directed guide to getting a finish video.
Per the web site: The site was put together by the Participatory Culture Foundation. The money came from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, supporting citizen journalism and the building of community through the use of digital media at KCNN.org.
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