K12Online09 LAN Party With Mathew Needleman
2:00 – 2:45 Film School
Mathew Needleman, Apple Distinguished Educator, has been integrating video in the classroom for seven years as a teacher of kindergarten, first, and second grade. Make better classroom movies with simple tips that will help elevate your vodcast to the next level in terms of artistic and technical merit. Learn how to storyboard like a pro, choose shots that support the telling of your story, and capture better lighting and sound.
13:59:17 Peggy George -> the first presentation we will be streaming is Film School with Mathew Needleman :-)
13:59:27 kcaise -> 2 minutes on my clock
13:59:28 Peggy George -> http://k12onlineconference.org/?p=329
13:59:32 tammie -> So I take it the chat and the presentation are on two different websites? Unlike the classroom 2.0 presentations?
13:59:39 Peggy George -> one minute to next segment
13:59:39 Vance in Abu Dhabi -> a lan party is actually a face to face party where you sit around with friends in your livingroom and attend an event like this one
13:59:47 Vance in Abu Dhabi -> or listen to k-12 presentations
13:59:49 Paula Naugle -> I tweeted it because I'm on the PR committee.
13:59:50 Peggy George -> the presentation will be streamed in the ustream
13:59:57 Lorna -> I was just previewing MAtt's presentaiton and I can't wait to hear him
14:00:01 Peggy George -> but you can also watch it in your browser if that's easier
14:00:04 Mathew Needleman -> Film School for Video Podcasters is the title
14:00:24 almedrano -> so will this give me info how to record, save and use later, since my school blocks anything useful
14:00:25 Peggy George -> audio and stream is starting again :-)
14:00:36 Lorna -> all good
14:01:20 Paula Naugle -> Hi Chris.
14:01:35 Peggy George -> Mathew's video was incredible and I learned so much about creating videos! Really glad to watch it again!
14:02:12 Peggy George -> you will be able to see the presentation in our stream in a minute or you can view it online
14:02:13 almedrano -> is skype easier to listen?
14:02:14 susanvg -> I agree Peggy - have shared it with my colleagues
14:02:17 kcaise -> how exciting to be a part of the first live event of the k12online conference!
14:02:26 Peggy George -> http://k12onlineconference.org/?p=329
14:02:46 kcaise -> hi chris
14:02:48 kcaise -> hi kefiore
14:03:06 JoseRodriguez -> I totally agree..
14:03:16 Peggy George -> isn't that exciting as a presenter to get that kind of feedback and know you're helping people move forward with technology!!
14:03:34 kcaise -> hi lorraine
14:03:35 mrsdurff -> I like that,"they were really bad.
14:03:37 mrsdurff -> "
14:03:39 kcaise -> hi lindan
14:03:50 LindaN -> Hi Kim- busy afternoon!
14:03:58 kcaise -> i concur!
14:04:19 Robert -> I remember the movie--great to have Matthew with us
14:04:31 kcaise -> hi shambles
14:04:32 kcaise -> hi rose
14:04:54 Lorraine -> @kcaise hi
14:04:57 Rose -> Hi Kim coming from the Google chat..
14:04:59 Peggy George -> when you see a good presentation you can't wait to share it with others!!
14:05:07 kcaise -> awesome rose, welcome!
14:05:14 kcaise -> glad you could join us
14:05:17 Mathew Needleman -> Thanks Robert
14:05:41 kcaise -> i am sure you will enjoy!
14:05:42 Rose -> Kim, I'm the lucky one!
14:05:59 Norma -> finally found the chat bar!
14:06:05 Peggy George -> this technology is amazing!! Thanks a lot for streaming this Jeff!
14:06:11 kcaise -> aww, thank you - actually we all are!
14:06:17 Vance in Abu Dhabi -> cool
14:06:32 Lorna -> I love having this opportunity to watch the presentation with k12 presenter beside us virtually
14:06:40 Peggy George -> hope you can see and hear :-)
14:06:53 Lorna -> excellent PEggy
14:07:00 Peggy George -> great!!
14:07:09 JoseRodriguez -> reminds me of Guy Noir
14:07:16 Lorna -> better than dotsub
14:07:17 kcaise -> hi courosa
14:07:25 JoseRodriguez -> Hey.. Alex
14:07:26 susanvg -> Yes - love the film noir
14:07:36 kcaise -> star wars!
14:07:42 Peggy George -> Hi courosa!! I'll be your "hostess" for your segment :-)
14:07:44 JoseRodriguez -> video quality is pretty awsome
14:07:47 JoseRodriguez -> awesome
14:08:13 kcaise -> hi jackie
14:08:24 jackiegerstein -> Kim - you are everywhere
14:08:35 courosa -> cool, thanks Peggy .. and hi Jose.
14:08:39 kcaise -> lol, part of being transparent
14:08:52 Andy McKiel -> Great tip, Matthew - framing your shot afterwards :-)
14:08:53 jackiegerstein -> Tranparency is the only way to be
14:09:01 kcaise -> you got it
14:09:08 susanvg -> I really found htis part helpful - used to talk about storyboards differently
14:09:19 kcaise -> hi jim
14:09:22 Jim Beeghley -> Hi
14:09:30 Peggy George -> making notes is a great tip for those of us who "dont' draw well" :_)
14:09:44 kcaise -> i love the look on her face!
14:09:48 jackiegerstein -> Are these from past K12 conferences?
14:09:55 kcaise -> yes
14:09:56 almedrano -> what type of camera are you using
14:09:59 kcaise -> hi christine
14:10:04 Peggy George -> we could all become movie producers if we followed Mathew's advice!!
14:10:07 courosa -> @matt, i've told you this before, but this vid is really fantastic.
14:10:09 Mathew Needleman -> Camera is a sony trv900
14:10:16 JoseRodriguez -> I think it's a mini dv
14:10:16 Mathew Needleman -> several years old
14:10:28 JoseRodriguez -> oh yeah.. I keep one in my classroom
14:10:29 kcaise -> very innovative way to storyboard
14:10:30 Mathew Needleman -> Thanks again Alec
14:11:00 Peggy George -> @jackiegerstein-yes these are from past presentations to whet everyone's appetite for things to come! no teasers available yet for this year
14:11:19 almedrano -> I have an old sony that doesn't work, will have to try this with something new, flip cameras are popular will that work here?
14:11:21 Peggy George -> that planning step is really critical!!
14:11:30 kcaise -> mathew used my legs for that shot! lol
14:11:32 JL -> Link to Mathew's presentation page: http://k12onlineconference.org/?p=329
14:11:41 Mathew Needleman -> you can use any camera but I give camera tips in last segment
14:11:43 JoseRodriguez -> I love this part
14:11:48 Paula Naugle -> LOL Kim.
14:11:48 Peggy George -> you can find links on that page for the resources he mentions
14:11:50 Vance in Abu Dhabi -> wife is home from qatar, must leave
14:11:58 almedrano -> thanks
14:12:02 kcaise -> hi reaneawilson
14:12:17 susanvg -> thanks for dropping by Vance
14:12:20 kcaise -> bye vance
14:12:59 Peggy George -> using video production to teach media literacy!! awesome point!
14:13:11 Paula Naugle -> I have watched this video before. Love his explanations.
14:13:14 kcaise -> extremely important, key ppoint
14:13:42 susanvg -> Yes - have to help students understand camera angles and transitions - not arbitrary
14:13:45 Mathew Needleman -> The media literacy element of moviemaking is what I think justifies its use in classroom vs. some other technology components
14:13:57 almedrano -> what about ultranorm?
14:13:59 JoseRodriguez -> Looking for some video.. production this year as part of #thirdgradediscoveries
14:14:00 Mathew Needleman -> more bang for your buck
14:14:02 Peggy George -> I agree!! justifies spending the time!
14:14:13 Mathew Needleman -> what's ultranorm? not familiar
14:14:21 Peggy George -> aren't those great shots??!!
14:14:22 kcaise -> hi sue
14:14:27 kcaise -> hi csgodfrey
14:14:27 almedrano -> let me find the link...
14:14:36 JoseRodriguez -> the best shots in the world..
14:15:01 csgodfrey -> Hi Y'all
14:15:07 Peggy George -> in Alec's presentation in the next segment we'll get to see these tips modeled!! :-)
14:15:08 susanvg -> Audience also needs media literacy :)
14:15:56 Paula Naugle -> Hi Maary Beth.
14:16:03 Peggy George -> hi everyone just joining us! so glad you're here!
14:16:36 Peggy George -> selecting shots with clear purpose!!
14:16:40 JoseRodriguez -> hadn't noticed.. but rule of thirds is a great tip
14:16:42 Lorna -> I love all this good advice for shots
14:17:12 kcaise -> don't most digital cameras have that grid they can put on the screen when taking pictures
14:17:13 Peggy George -> I never thought of that before I saw Mathew's video!
14:17:23 Peggy George -> always thought things should be centered!
14:17:29 Mathew Needleman -> @kcaise, yes many do have grid
14:17:41 Mathew Needleman -> @Peggy, in portraits you might center subject
14:17:47 JoseRodriguez -> so cool..
14:18:07 Peggy George -> thanks Mathew for that distinction--photos vs videos
14:18:19 JL -> I have mic envy again
14:18:21 Andy McKiel -> Matthew - I first watched your video on the bus in Vancouver last year - I got some really funny looks when I laughed out loud when this segment began :-)
14:18:32 Peggy George -> isn't it fun when we love our technology equipment??!!
14:18:34 susanvg -> having ability to add mic was one criterion when I bought a video camera
14:18:41 JoseRodriguez -> I love my mac
14:18:43 Mathew Needleman -> Totally unrelated but I was very sick during the making of this movie. I think I went to bed after this scene
14:18:50 Mathew Needleman -> Glad you enjoyed it, Andy
14:18:59 susanvg -> adds to the mad video maker look
14:19:05 Peggy George -> my flipvideo camera doesn't have a microphone input and I need to get a new one!
14:19:05 JL -> getting harder and harder to find webcams with ext. mic option
14:19:16 JoseRodriguez -> I still have one
14:19:26 Peggy George -> wow Mathew! had no idea!
14:19:27 kcaise -> hi matt
14:19:28 JoseRodriguez -> at least 6 or seven years old
14:19:30 Paula Naugle -> Hi Matt.
14:19:33 matt montagne -> hey y'all
14:19:37 JL -> asked the guy why that is and he said consumers were confused by extra plugs ?!?!?
14:19:46 shanda -> everyone should get a Mac
14:19:49 Peggy George -> oh no JL!!
14:19:52 JoseRodriguez -> I have been using it for ustream.. where I record but do NOT broadcast
14:19:59 JoseRodriguez -> it gives me an embed code
14:20:04 Peggy George -> look at all of that equipment!!
14:20:22 mrsdurff -> booya?
14:20:27 susanvg -> technology envy
14:20:29 JoseRodriguez -> yep.. booya
14:20:33 Mathew Needleman -> You reflect the lights so they're less harsh
14:20:34 mrsdurff -> hmmm
14:20:35 matt montagne -> where is the location of this video on the internet??
14:20:36 Peggy George -> me too susanvg!
14:20:42 Mathew Needleman -> This scene is my homage to Jim Cramer
14:20:43 almedrano -> can't find the link. :-(
14:20:52 Peggy George -> http://k12onlineconference.org/?p=329
14:20:52 JoseRodriguez -> on k12online archives
14:20:56 Mathew Needleman -> The videos are on youtube http://www.needleworkspictures.com/ocr/blog/?p=407 also
14:21:04 matt montagne -> cool, thanks matthew
14:21:06 csgodfrey -> Thanks marragem for reminding of this..
14:21:08 almedrano -> Got to get my daughter breakfast back in 30
14:21:11 mrsdurff -> i like the music
14:21:14 Lorna -> I LOVED thi spresentation Matt
14:21:22 Lorna -> I can't wait to share
14:21:24 Peggy George -> my link is to his presentation, bio and notes on k12online
14:21:25 Mathew Needleman -> Thanks Lorna
14:21:36 Mathew Needleman -> This music is royalty free
14:21:42 marragem -> @csgodfrey my pleasure!
14:21:48 Lorna -> applause
14:21:55 kcaise -> woohooo mathew
14:21:57 Lorraine -> Great job!
14:22:02 susanvg -> fabulous
14:22:02 kathycassidy -> Wow. That was great.
14:22:10 Peggy George -> what a great presentation to kick off our LAN party!!
14:22:10 Robert -> It's a great piece of work--very helpful
14:22:13 Paula Naugle -> Applause for Mathew.
14:22:20 ymistele -> Well done, Matthew.
14:22:29 kcaise -> fantastic presentation
14:22:33 shanda -> its definitey a must to see in addition to hearing.
14:22:34 roxanne -> thanks matt
14:22:44 kcaise -> hi cathyjo
14:22:50 matt montagne -> agreed, applause for matthew!
14:22:51 kcaise -> definitely a must see
14:22:53 infuselearning -> Outstanding information. Thank you.
14:22:58 Cathyjo in SC -> Hi Kim
14:23:18 Peggy George -> I'd love to hear Mathew talk more about how he created that video
14:23:24 Paula Naugle -> Durff is probably off getting coffee.
14:23:28 kcaise -> hi lesley
14:23:35 kcaise -> probably paula
14:23:37 roxanne -> where can we see the agenda of presentations for today?
14:23:50 matt montagne -> cheapker cameras have made a HUGE difference
14:23:51 Lesley E -> Hi Kim
14:23:53 mrsdurff -> i'm here
14:24:01 Peggy George -> http://pwoessner.com/2009/09/21/k12-online-2009-september-26-lan-party/
14:24:11 matt montagne -> iPod Nanos with video
14:24:16 Peggy George -> that link tells about presentations today
14:24:29 matt montagne -> perhaps use a stand along audio mic and recording device with the flip
14:24:31 Cathyjo in SC -> Yeah them Nat'l Bd candidate folks really fret over no audio input on cams
14:24:32 csgodfrey -> I have been trying to figure out what camera to buy..so this is great advice
14:24:35 matt montagne -> then sync the audio and video
14:24:44 susanvg -> 2:45 Alec Couros, 3:30 Mark Wagner, 4:15 Kathy Cassidy
14:24:46 Peggy George -> you can access all of the videos we'll be sharing today from that link
14:24:59 Peggy George -> http://pwoessner.com/2009/09/21/k12-online-2009-september-26-lan-party/
14:24:59 matt montagne -> kinda like the early sony mavica still cams (black and white)
14:25:04 Paula Naugle -> http://www.scribd.com/doc/20033516/Sept-26-LAN-Party-Invite is the press release for today.
14:25:11 Cathyjo in SC -> I have boosted audio in nb candidates vids before--they were freaking cuz NO editing allowed
14:25:11 marragem -> small wonders are good too
14:25:34 matt montagne -> I agree...software doesn't matter either...what matters is learning the skills of mixed media narrative...
14:25:34 Peggy George -> pwoessner is the chair of the PR committee for the K12online conference
14:26:20 mrsdurff -> I would agree with mathew here
14:26:22 matt montagne -> DV cams are tough to manage in a multi user environment
14:26:39 Andy McKiel -> I still love using DV tapes... but waiting for importing can be time-consuming
14:26:40 matt montagne -> tape cameras, with all their moving parts, get pretty beat up
14:26:45 mrsdurff -> hi doug
14:26:56 ds -> Hi Lisa, and all
14:26:56 Peggy George -> I find it really easy to use the miniDV!
14:27:00 Cathyjo in SC -> I stll prefer dv tape cams too
14:27:07 matt montagne -> the sanyo xacti is pretty awesome (we have 2 of their HD cams)
14:27:13 Peggy George -> miniDV works great with live streaming too
14:27:25 Cathyjo in SC -> @Peggy yes
14:27:30 courosa -> these are the same principles we follow at the U
14:27:34 Peggy George -> I always record on tape too so I have a backup to the live stream
14:27:34 Sue L. -> used to use DV tape but like Cameras with SD cards for the portability
14:27:41 Lorna -> I had a problem of taping over previous work
14:27:57 Cathyjo in SC -> as u tape, film degrades
14:28:51 Peggy George -> another great piece of advice--listent to your own advice :-)
14:28:58 Dorie Glynn (doriedance) -> Hi Marlene
14:29:13 Andy McKiel -> I love how you modelled what you were discussing through your own video production
14:29:28 Mathew Needleman -> http://www.needleworkspictures.com/ocr/blog/?p=407
14:29:29 susanvg -> deconstruct to construct
14:29:30 marlene.weaver -> Hi, Dorie
14:29:32 Peggy George -> how do you find those movie clips??
14:29:35 jackiegerstein -> That's like presenters saying that they listen to their students ideas and suggestions and don't include the students in their presentations
14:29:48 Paula Naugle -> Mathew, how do you get the grid on your movie?
14:29:50 Peggy George -> how did you create your video? planning process
14:30:26 roxanne -> midnight cowboy movie clips with permission?
14:30:42 Peggy George -> it has been much easier to keep up with the k12online conference when the presentations went to 20 min presentations
14:30:49 Peggy George -> first year they were an hour long
14:31:09 jackiegerstein -> What was the youtube channel he justed showed?
14:31:47 Peggy George -> http://www.youtube.com/user/lifelonglearners
14:31:54 Mathew Needleman -> http://www.needleworkspictures.com/ocr/blog/?p=407
14:32:04 Lorna -> http://k12onlineconference.org/?p=329
14:32:16 Peggy George -> funny!!!
14:32:38 Peggy George -> oh great idea!! a google alert for the presentations!
14:32:40 Cathyjo in SC -> Google Alerts ROCK!
14:32:59 Cathyjo in SC -> I have my college aged kids AND their usernames as a google alert
14:33:04 Paula Naugle -> I too have a Google alert for my name.
14:33:07 Cathyjo in SC -> makes it ez to keep up with them
14:33:15 jackiegerstein -> Wow I have "Mr Winkle Wakes" on one of my blogs - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lm1sCsl2MQY&feature=channel_page didn't know it was Mathew's !
14:33:48 matt montagne -> that door scene project from AFI is a great one
14:34:01 Cathyjo in SC -> @Durff good to hear your voice! It's been a while, no?
14:34:16 Peggy George -> in the real world :-) vimeo is a great tip for classrooms!
14:34:16 JoseRodriguez -> yep.. vimeo.. is pretty cool
14:34:17 mrsdurff -> as opposecd to the fake world
14:34:21 Dorie Glynn (doriedance) -> yes, @matt montagne, great resource
14:34:25 shanda -> school tube is pretty good
14:34:29 matt montagne -> blip.tv is decent as well, but some times flaky
14:34:32 Lorna -> there is a windows version of directors board
14:34:38 jackiegerstein -> LOL @durff
14:34:51 mrsdurff -> lol
14:34:56 matt montagne -> but matthew is right, youtube is great if you want authenticity
14:35:14 susanvg -> some school boards here blog streaming during school hours
14:35:28 matt montagne -> try to give assignments where students have to tell a story without including video of people...then you can post to youtube with fewer privacy issues
14:35:56 Peggy George -> good point Matt!
14:36:06 susanvg -> @matt montagne - good idea
14:36:23 JoseRodriguez -> there you go..
14:36:24 Peggy George -> fair use doctrine is so important to understand!
14:36:27 JoseRodriguez -> well said
14:36:37 Peggy George -> :-)
14:36:39 Andy McKiel -> :-)
14:36:48 matt montagne -> LOL Matthew!!!!
14:36:58 Paula Naugle -> lol
14:37:00 jackiegerstein -> I believe that this generation is going to change our ideas of copyright and fair use
14:37:02 Peggy George -> it only takes one person to notice :-)
14:37:03 Andy McKiel -> Clustrmaps
14:37:09 Lorna -> they will now after such a good presentation
14:37:12 roxanne -> thanks for sharing that with us
14:37:41 roxanne -> At conferences we see clips everywhere and no one even mentions fair use and education
14:37:43 Paula Naugle -> I like that we have fair use for educational purposes.
14:37:49 susanvg -> unfortunately copyright different in Canada
14:38:01 sr -> I am being paged. Sorry I have to leave
14:38:10 roxanne -> as educators we are often setting poor examples
14:38:10 Paula Naugle -> Bye sr.
14:38:11 courosa -> yea, Canada's fair dealing is actually worse than fair use
14:38:24 Peggy George -> fair use is so much more important than charts with specific criteria--we have more freedom than we take advantage of as educators
14:39:07 Peggy George -> vidsnacks with Tim Holt on Ning is a good resource
14:39:08 Paula Naugle -> Love the guy that made the Disney video to showcase fair use copyright issues.
14:39:27 Peggy George -> yes Paula-that Disney video is excellent!
14:39:32 Paula Naugle -> Sorry he used Disney clips to make the video.
14:39:48 matt montagne -> youtube is the place to go, I agree
14:39:56 Peggy George -> http://vidsnacks.ning.com/
14:40:19 Peggy George -> thanks JL!
14:40:30 matt montagne -> good point, Durff...afi is great resource
14:40:45 courosa -> @matt yes, i especially like afi
14:40:50 Peggy George -> transition time :-)
14:40:59 Lorna -> Thanks again Matt
14:41:03 matt montagne -> bravo Matt!!!
14:41:03 Andy McKiel -> Thanks a lot, Matt - awesome video!
14:41:04 roxanne -> thanks matt
14:41:17 jackiegerstein -> :D
14:41:30 Mathew Needleman -> Thank you everyone. Great fun watching with you.
14:41:46 Mathew Needleman -> http://www.videointheclassroom.com subscribe to blog there
14:41:56 roxanne -> can you please include those links for Matt?
14:41:58 Peggy George -> great job Durff!! wonderful highlights of Mathew!
14:42:13 Paula Naugle -> Link for the copyright video that uses Disney clips http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CJn_jC4FNDo
14:42:16 Peggy George -> it's all true Mathew!!
14:42:31 Paula Naugle -> Thank you, Mathew.
14:42:35 courosa -> Thanks Matt, great stuff!
14:42:36 Dorie Glynn (doriedance) -> Thanks!
14:42:38 Peggy George -> thank you so much Mathew!!
14:42:40 susanvg -> It's been really great to hear you!
14:42:48 Robert -> Thanks
14:42:56 marlene.weaver -> Thank you, Matt. This has been very helpful!
14:43:02 Peggy George -> wait Jose!!
14:43:08 Cathyjo in SC -> Thanks Matt
14:43:21 courosa -> haha
14:43:27 courosa -> you can censor me later
14:43:39 Mathew Needleman -> Thanks everyone.