Today I tested a wired lav mic with my Kodak zi8. We bought a couple for work along with a couple of microphones. One is a hand held Sony microphone and another is an Audio Technica ATR-3350 Lavalier Omnidirectional Condenser Microphone that is clipped on. The zi8 inherently pics up a lot of background noise… Read more Successful Microphone
In a recent twitter post, Vonnie mentioned that very few had commented on her post about her dying her daughter’s hair pink. I of course responded with the reason why I didn’t. I tend to read Vonnie’s site via my RSS reader. Unfortunately, this also tends to make my likelyhood of commenting very small. I… Read more RSS
Because we are also planning purchasing the Kodak zi8 for work, I have been spending a little more time working on technical things than a Saturday should allow. Until I am fortunate enough to be given a MAC at work (working on it), editing the .mov files from the Kodak zi8 will require some work.… Read more Video Conversion
OK. I uploaded a video of Hugo towards the end of his playing fetch. This was taken in the living room with only the overhead ceiling fan lights on. The curtains were closed so no natural light came in. Recorded at 720p, 60 fps on a Kodak Zi8 with on board mic. Oh and yes… Read more Hugo Plays Fetch
There was once a time in my life when I spent way too much on shoes. Now, I spend way too much on gadgets. My Zi8 arrived safely today and after letting it charge, I started playing. I’m fairly impressed with it so far. I hooked it up to the television to check the output.… Read more A Time in My Life
We are venturing into new worlds at work. Well, I am running head first and dragging work by the heels with me. I have been told on more than one occasion that when I decide to leave, the person that replaces me will hate me because of all of the work I have created. Perhaps… Read more Video
I posted this as a side link in the recipes section, but I’m posting it here too. Check out Manjula’s Kitchen! She also has a YouTube video channel.