IN THIS EPISODE:
Today we speak with Vine Megastar, KC James who in less than 1 year has transformed his career and built an audience of over 2.5 million followers. Plus Dan Chung from NewsShooter.com shares all the hot news from InterBee 2013. Cameras, Lenses and the future of 8K!!
- December Rule Events are coming up. More info at Rule.com
- Ben’s new TV commercial for Pure Hockey is released. Starring NHL megastar Patrice Bergeron and Ethan Chiklis, cousin of Michael Chiklis. “Just One of the Guys”
- Ben releases a new FCPX tutorial for PremiumBeat.com on how to use Multicam for Narrative Work
- Ben will appear on the new podcast FCPX Grill with Chris Fenwick.
- Dan Chung from NewsShooter.com is fresh from Inter-Bee 2013 in Japan and shares all the hot news on the latest cameras, lenses, gimbals and more.
- Will Japan get 8K broadcast by 2020?
- Sony A7 first looks
- iNsane iPhone ENG rig
The PremiumBeat.com Song of the Week
- Listen to this week’s full track here: Take My Hand by Max Brodie
Spotlight: KC James
KC James is an actor & comedian who has jumpstarted his career on Vine, the micro-video sharing app that displays 6 second looping videos. KC has becoming one of the top 10 most popular viners growing over 2.8 million followers in just a few months. His vines are slices of comedic brilliance and have captured the attention of millions of fans, but they also have connected him to large corporations like Square, Nine Lives, Virgin Mobile and more. We discuss the challenges of shooting with an iPhone, how to be creative in 6 seconds and how you can use vine to build your personal brand.
- 2.8 million followers in less than 1 year
- The challenges of shooting with iPhone
- The raw talent behind KC’s brilliant Vines
- The Vine community and creative collaboration
- Making a living with Vine
- Branded vines are mini commercials
- How to use Vine to build your own personal brand
- The future of Vine and advertising
- And much more.
SOME LINKS MENTIONED IN THE EPISODE:
- KC James YouTube Page
- Venus Mars Project “Hands of Time” Music Video
- Pure Hockey YouTube Page
Kessler – Innovative Tools for Filmmaking
Rule Boston Camera – Buy. Rent. Create.
PremiumBeat – Exclusive Royalty-Free Music and Sound
NewsShooter – Making the real world look as good as cinema
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