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5 Steps to Creating a Video Slideshow for Your Website

The most surprising part of creating a video slideshow is, that neither of the methods I’m going to outline require that you have a camera or that you stand in front of one. At first blush, it may seem complicated. However, once you break it down into individuals processes the segments are easy to accomplish. There are indeed 5 steps to completing this process, but a few avenues to get there.

So,  I want to share the two “user-friendly” methods that have proven to be easy and fun to do. The first of these is the simplest. When you make a visit to Animoto.com, you can compose a thirty second short film with a soundtrack. All this made from a combination of photographs and music that they have on their site. This is a free service that Animoto provides.

When you add to this, the ability to add text to punctuate the pictures, you have an instant video in a form suitable for the silent silver screen. There is also the added flexibility of uploading any of the elements from your own computer. You can even add video clips to the finished product. Should you want to make your feature a “talkie”, however, the application can’t take it that far.

This is where the next application that I would like to suggest comes in. It can do voice-over and is the baby brother of Camtasia. I would like to introduce Jing. Both programs are made by the same company. One simply has more bells and whistles than the other. In a project that you create with Jing you can do voice-over, screen capture, record capability, and quite a few other features that will make your presentation shine.

If you want the video ever to be seen, your task will be to compose an intriguing title. If your title can make the viewer ask themselves at least two questions, then you’ve garnered a captive audience. In most cases, you’ll be expected to deliver what the title promises the audience. So, be ready to do that. Only in rare instances can the title can be misleading and you still have the audience’s forgiveness. I don’t recommend that you try this very often unless you can pull it off very well.

Next, you must decide if you want to entertain or educate your audience. In the case of the former, your video should tend to a shorter length. Thirty seconds to a minute and  a half length is required in that type of video to maintain attention span. For education, you have a longer threshold to work with,  but that video has to be filled to the brim with content.  I advocate five to seven minutes with music, but stick to nine without. You would think it to be the opposite, but the presence of music signifies entertainment, hence affording you less time  to play with.

Even without voice-over, you should have a script or storyboard for each project. This enables you to have a plan of forward motion and will signify when you’ve gotten there. Which brings us to the fourth and fifth ingredients, having your own pictures and music to round out the program. There are loads of sites where you can get digital pictures royalty-free and cost free. Don’t you love the information age? The same follows for music, it only requires that you take some time and know what you are looking for.

Some of the solutions to your video problems are easier than others. Brush the dust off that left side of the brain and get the creative juices flowing.Let your creativity run free and engage the audience that your focus is trained on.

Along With Music Producer Pro Come Its Benefits

When you have decided to spend a good amount of your money on something so totally worth it, might as well please yourself with the benefits that it comes with and let me tell you they are not just a few but many!

First of all The Music Producer Pro Multimedia comes with its program which helps you become a master at producing music, and guess what it works in a short amount of time too! You get powerful studio lessons, Action-packed step by step methods on your on any style you chose. You will learn how to compose any piece of music quickly and with no trouble at all because it comes with the virtuoso technique! Music Producer Pro program also comes with Certified power instruction, that include 14 Video lessons, 1000 documented resources and step by step instructions for all stages and Music producer pro’s frequently updated members database, is filled with the best resources available to the modern music producer! Furthermore it also comes with 14 high-quality action-packed video lessons With Music Producer Pro, you get 14 Video lessons!

Over the last few years the program, has critiqued its study plan and has produced the best video lessons for drums in the whole wide world. It include all styles, all speeds and a detailed attack plan you can bring to your studio! The Music Master Pro Program With Music Producer Pro, you will also learn Drums, Guitar AND Bass with Music MASTER Pro! Music Master Pro comes complete with a detailed comprehensive system to instrument performance and full documentation on how to make your educational journey quick and easy.

All you need to do is Download the entire system including a complete collection of video and audio lessons. The Instrument master Program with Music Producer Pro, you get bonus access to Instrument master! You will learn to play piano and violin professionally! With Instrument master you get a gigantic collection of video AND audio lessons on MP3 and .mov format, the entire pdf system with complete theory and rhythm lessons and much more! Online Beat Maker: With the click of your mouse, you will be able to create beats all day all online fast and easy, and have unlimited access to the system.

As a bonus, the program also features a MC battle recording system that you can take part in after you have registered with the program. You will be able to download more than 1000 of the best original documented resources providing complete understanding of mixing recipes, recording takes, beat making, loops and more! The makers of the site promise to provide you with everything you need to get in touch with the top record labels, producers, and studios to get your foot in the door, and take off with the music industry! From Addresses to phone numbers to listings of Jobs in the music industry, they say they have it all!

5 Common Errors to Avoid When Creating Attorney Video

1. DO NOT USE YOUR WEBCAM

The quality of a webcam, frankly, stinks. The lens is microscopic and usually plastic. The resolution is poor, and it universally cannot deal well in low light situations. It’s good for sending a quick “Hello” to your friend who lives across the country, or maybe even Grandma. It’s not for creating professional looking videos that someone looking for an attorney will be impressed with.

2. DO NOT LET YOUR VIDEO PRODUCER DECIDE WHAT MUSIC AND BACKGROUND TO USE

As an attorney, you know what your State’s ethical rules are. You know what you can and cannot put in an advertisement. You also know, from watching other attorney videos what kind of background music, if any, you want to use. You also know what kind of background you like. Do you want to be in front of a court house? How about your conference room? Standing on the street? You decide, not your video producer.

3. YOUR VIEWER DOES NOT CARE ABOUT YOU

This is the most important tip of all. Your viewer does not want to know anything about you, except how you can help solve their problem.

4. IT’S NOT AN INDIE FILM

Your goal is to educate your viewer. You are not shooting your video for a panel of film experts. Do not create mood lighting. Instead, make yourself well-lit.

5. DO NOT USE YOUR CAMERA’S BUILT-IN MICROPHONE

Using the built-in-microphone to create your lawyer video is the kiss-of-death for your video. The sound will be terrible and viewers will focus on the poor quality of your video rather than your content.

Conclusion:
These 5 tips to avoid will help you market your law practice using video. How do I know it works? Because I use these tips every day to market my own medical malpractice and personal injury law practice.