Create your own Heroes Season 2 online remix

Metacafe, a leading short-form video entertainment site, and Universal Studios launched the Heroes: Season 2 collaborative remix. Fans of hit TV show Heroes are invited to create their own Heroes Moment for the Heroes: Season 2 DVD release, which is available on August 26th, 2008 on DVD and Blu-ray Hi-Def. Viewers can create their own… Continue reading Create your own Heroes Season 2 online remix

The Exiles and handpainted skateboard art

The stark vision of director Kent Mackenzie’s The Exiles film serves as the template for the often misunderstood artistic vison of Douglas Miles as he re-creates scenes from the long awaited critically acclaimed film, The Exiles. A film ahead of its time, The Exiles (1958-61) captures in gritty film noir tradition, the story of Native… Continue reading The Exiles and handpainted skateboard art

Eight tips for marketing a wedding video service

Here are eight universal tips for jump-starting your promotions at little or no cost. These tips are geared towards those in the wedding video business, but can easily be adapted to many other types of businesses as well. My feeling is that online marketing for these types of businesses should be limited to an add… Continue reading Eight tips for marketing a wedding video service

Notes on DVD player compatibility

The DVDs I master for The Color Bindery and By Hand Media, play on approximately 95% of set top DVD players, however, we can not guarantee them to work on every player on the market. That’s because early on, DVD players were made using competing technologies, including DVD+R and DVD-R compatible systems. These early models… Continue reading Notes on DVD player compatibility

Proper care and handling of CD, DVD and Blu-ray discs

Proper care and handling of CD and DVD discsTopics included in this document include: Tips for Proper Care Cleaning Instructions Conditions that may affect discs General Do’s and Don’ts Life Expectancy and Compatibility Tips for proper CD and DVD care include: Discs kept in a cooler, less-humid environment and not subjected to extreme environmental changes… Continue reading Proper care and handling of CD, DVD and Blu-ray discs

Did you know you can print hi-res photos right from your Color Bindery DVD discs?

That’s because we include hi-resolution JPG versions of your photos from the project, on the disc. That’s one advantage to using our DVD archiving and sharing services over other another company’s services. Here’s how to access and print your photos: Insert DVD disc into your computer’s DVD-readable drive, then quite out of your default DVD… Continue reading Did you know you can print hi-res photos right from your Color Bindery DVD discs?