Video: Web Video is Cheap and Easy to Make - - Or is it?
Event: New Video Summit: TV Titans Tackle a New Mass Medium
The Internet is nothing if not unstructured, unruly and ultimately unpredictable. Unlike traditional TV and movie distribution outlets, which are hamstrung by scarcity, high-capital costs, technology and control by relatively few corporate giants, the web can churn out successful videos produced by individuals operating on shoestring budgets, using cheap tools and innovative techniques. How is this wellspring of creativity affecting traditional media companies and what new kinds of content are emerging? Speakers: Peter Clem, Vice President, Broadband Programming and Production, Scripps Network Interactive; Eyal Hertzog, Founder and Chief Creative Officer, Metacafe; Mike Hudack, CEO, President and Co-Founder, blip.tv; Daphne Kwon, CEO, ExpoTV; (M) Daisy Whitney, Contributing Writer, TelevisionWeek