Science on Youtube: what an audience likes…(with updates)

Posted by Maarten on November 21, 2014  /   No Comments

Most of my film work has been related to Science and Technology. But when I talk to communicators about what kind of videos are best, I get all sorts of different answers and ideas. Mostly, …


In the Viewer’s Seat: Filming and High-End Editing of Presentations

Posted by Maarten on November 17, 2014  /   No Comments

 Rational In January of 2010, I was asked to film and deliver edited versions of all the presentations of a three-day conference entitled “the Cassini-Huygens Project: Huygens legacy and future Titan exploration” held in Barcelona. …


Converting PAL to NTSC for DIY worldwide DVD distribution

Posted by Maarten on January 18, 2015  /   No Comments

The problem of DIY DVD distribution worldwide is to create a product that can be played on any DVD player in the world. This means that it should be produced in NTSC format, since an …