Led by Derek Deville, the rocketeers launched their custom-built 26 ft. Holy speeding missiles, Batman! The Qu8k rocket returned to Earth safely just 8.
However, the images were taken from Earth by amateur astronomer Michel Collart from France. And while these loops are huge — see the image below comparing the size of the Earth and Moon to the prominences — this is just a small area of the Sun. See the full view of the Sun taken by Michel:.
Several television news organizations are relying on a significant amount of amateur news footage in their broadcasts, but a new report reveals that they rarely credit the citizen journalists who actually produce it. This analysis of how news organizations use footage gathered by amateur journalists examined more than 1, hours of TV news footage and more than 2, Web pages on the eight major global TV networks over a day period in November-December Unlabeled content was identified as such by researchers through cross-referencing on social media and news agencies, as well as on-screen indicators such as camera skill and production values.
Deputies say surveillance video shows the two inmates run out of time and breath, as they tried to make a run for freedom. Arthur had been jailed on meth charges, Musselman for grand larceny and a probation violation. They were allegedly caught on camera trying to use a bench from the recreation yard to scale a security fence.
The educated and accredited professional editor of today, who started out slapping news packages together at their local PBS station on reel-to-reel, is getting underbid by a self-taught teenager who rearranged a few After Effects templates. There is a battle in the post production industry — the amateur vs. Can the professional editor continue to exist while being undercut by the amateur?
The Land Conservancy of McHenry County is hosting its inaugural "Art of the Land" video contest to highlight the beauty of open spaces. Local land trust nonprofit The Land Conservancy of McHenry County is accepting original videos for its inaugural "Art of the Land" amateur video contest. The Land Conservancy of McHenry County is hosting this contest to highlight the beauty of open spaces and to showcase the themes "The Land Speaks" a video showing what or how the land communicates without it saying a word or "The Art of the Land" a video reflecting or inspired by the local landscape and all that it provides.
Raw footage from Sept. Although 11 years have passed since the attacks, the images and sounds of that day live on in the hours of footage captured by both amateurs and professionals. In this minute clip posted online earlier this year, New Yorker Chris Ryan records the day as he lived it-- traveling throughout the city on his bike. As first responders stream toward the World Trade Center, Ryan and his brother Sean film the little bits of humanity that often go overlooked in tragedies of this magnitude: friends comforting those unsure of the safety of loved ones still inside the tower; neighbors calling out across rooftops for news about phone service; a teacher calmly evacuating students across a street crowded with confused onlookers; a homemade sign urging passersby to give blood.
Unfortunately, far too many Facebook page managers believe that it does. They see a cool video usually on YouTube, but sometimes on Vineand they download it from the site, using some third party software. They use a tool or a browser add-on and rip the video that way.