Archive for the ‘video’ Tag

Getting Ideas Across Visually

Video is the best way to get your idea across, and if you make that video interesting with the help of some visuals made from Paper, Pencil and hand motion, you are sure to attract the attention of your audience. Just look at the introduction video on Criterion Collection done by Jason Polan and you will know what I am talking about.

Also, check out some of the cool videos done by CommonCraft. Here is the one explaining RSS in Plain English.

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Don’t Quit

Came across this very inspirational video based on the famous Don’t Quit Poem.

When things go wrong, as they sometimes will,
When the road you’re trudging seems all up hill,
When the funds are low and the debts are high,
And you want to smile, but you have to sigh,
When care is pressing you down a bit,
Rest! if you must; but don’t you quit.

Life is queer with its twists and turns,
As everyone of us sometimes learns,
And many a failure turns about
When he might have won had he stuck it out;
Don’t give up, though the pace seems slow;
You might succeed with another blow.

Often the goal is nearer than
It seems to a faint and faltering man,
Often the struggler has given up
When he might have captured the victor’s cup.
And he learned too late, when the night slipped down,
How close he was to the golden crown.

Success is failure turned inside out;
The silver tint of the clouds of doubt;
And you never can tell how close you are,
It may be near when it seems afar;
So stick to the fight when you’re hardest hit;
It’s when things seem worst that you mustn’t quit.