Monthly Archive: June 2014

How to create 4K 3D Videos for Youtube

How to create 4K 3D Videos for Youtube

Using Sony Vegas Pro (and presumably newer version of Sony Movie Studio) I used the MainConcept AVC/AAC (*.mp4, *.avc) codec I selected Custom Frame size and set width to 3840 and height to 1080. I set maximum bps to 40,000,000 I set average bps to 32,000,000 On the Project tab, I set Stereoscopic 3D mode to “Side by side (full)”...

How Old is ‘Too Old’ To Be A YouTube Star?

How Old is ‘Too Old’ To Be A YouTube Star?

Almost none are over the age of 40 – sounds just like Hollywood, doesn’t it? 🙂 … the youngest performer (from the numbers, painstakingly, I could gather, mind you) is the South Korean guitarist Sungha Jung (“jwcfree,” subscriber rank: 113) who is 16-years-old. The oldest is one of the guys from The Piano Guys (subscriber rank: 125) who is 47....

How  YouTube selects which videos to recommend in search and recommendations

How YouTube selects which videos to recommend in search and recommendations

From the Youtube page here: YouTube suggests videos in search and recommendations that are likely to increase how much overall time a viewer spends watching and uses watch time to improve the ranking of videos in search and recommendations. If people click on your videos and stick around to watch, your videos are more likely to appear more often in...

Is it impossible to get views on Youtube anymore?

Is it impossible to get views on Youtube anymore?

Last week I was at Seattle’s Fremont Solstice Parade (including naked bike ride) and the affiliated Honk! Fest West. (Some photos in the Flickr viewer are NSFW.) I posted still photos on Flickr, each of which has had thousands of views. In fact, in the past few days, I’ve accumulated about 100,000 photo views, mostly for the Solstice Parade, and...