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Is YouTube losing hobby video producers?

Is YouTube losing hobby video producers?

Back in 2012, views of my hobby videos on YouTube collapsed. Views that had low thousands or occasionally tens of thousands of views were no longer being watched. I hypothesized then that this was due to a flood of new content on YouTube, diluting the views, some sudden change in viewer habits or that YouTube had changed something. Mostly this...

Blogging and Youtube videos unlikely to earn much income

Blogging and Youtube videos unlikely to earn much income

The author of the excellent Micro 4/3rds Photography Blog reveals the numbers behind his blog – and with blog ads, commissioned sales links and Youtube videos with ads, the combination earns very little money. Source: Micro 4/3rds Photography: Blog economy Most of the top video channels on Youtube got started very early back when it is alleged most channel creators gamed the system to...

Deals on Nikon D750 and Nikon 1 J5 Mirrorless cameras

Deals on Nikon D750 and Nikon 1 J5 Mirrorless cameras

I do a lot of shooting with the Nikon 1 cameras and love’em. Adorama is featuring package deals on the newly announced Nikon cameras: Nikon D750 FX-Format Digital SLR Body Only Camera, 24.3MP, 3.2″ LCD Display, HDMI/USB 2.0, Built-in Wi-Fi/Microphone Now $1,996.95 after $300 Instant Rebate Nikon D750 FX-Format Digital SLR Camera with AF-S NIKKOR 24-120mm f/4G ED VR Lens,...

More camera/video deals this week

More camera/video deals this week

Shop Amazon – Black Friday Deals in Camera, Photo & Video with savings on some Canon, Nikon, Sony cameras and other deals, including lenses.

Fascinating article about Youtube stars’ business models

Fascinating article about Youtube stars’ business models

Is YouTube Risking A Creative Exodus? ⚙ Co.Labs ⚙ code + community. It’s getting hard for many of them to make the money needed to fund their production efforts based on Youtube ad revenue, alone. Musicians make their money primarily by selling their music outside of Youtube (e.g. iTunes) – and use Youtube for the promotion of the music. For...

YouTube to open its 4th production studio

YouTube to open its 4th production studio

Youtube Studios adds New York City to its existing studios in Tokyo, London and Los Angeles – accessible to any Youtube channel with at least 5,000 subscribers: It will be chock-full of expensive equipment wired for collaboration all over the world, and it will all be available at a cost of exactly zero.Creators can easily gain access to the space....

How to get more photo views on Flickr

How to get more photo views on Flickr

Researchers used a computer-based system to analyze millions of photos for various characteristics and how they may correlate with total views on Flickr. Where your photo appears within a page of photos (e.g. upper left or middle) can impact its viewership. Of course, so too does the content of the photo. The presence or absence of certain objects is effective...