Friday, October 28, 2016

MINUTES FOR THE VIDEO PRODUCERS October 27, 2016 MEETING

MINUTES FOR THE VIDEO PRODUCERS October 27, 2016  MEETING

Members present:
Joseph Valentinetti, Joe Osuna, Oralia Osuna, Paul Basset, Anna Derby, John Robinson, Richard Houck, Bonnie Cooper, Bob Slater, Bill Frambach, Mary Apt, Bob Slater, Mary Milhone, Eunis Christensen, Bill Holden.
Minutes:  
Members had read the minutes on line. Richard Houck moved that the minutes be approved. Joe Osuna seconded. The minutes were unanimously approved.
Treasurer: 
The September treasurer’s report showed a bank balance of $1540.57 in the bank account. Petty cash $90. Joe Osuna moved to accept the treasurer’s report. Seconded by Bill Frambach. Report approved. The VPC received a letter of appreciation and a $100 contribution from Ren Villaneuva for covering his FALW event. Bob McCauley from Superwire donated $500.
Birthdays
            None

Old Business
·         Coffee was provided as requested.

New Business:  

·         The election of officers is held in October. Joseph Valentinetti nominated Joe Osuna for Vice President; Janice Laine for Secretary, and Lorene Christian for Treasurer. Joe Osuna nominated Joseph Valentinetti for President. There were no other nominations; therefore,  the nominees were duly elected.
President:                                        Joseph Valentinetti
Vice President:                                     Joe Osuna
Secretary:                                           Janice Laine
Treasurer:                                        Lorene Christian

·         Our annual Holiday party will be November 7 in Club House 4, Section A. Room open for VPC from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. John’s Philly Grill will cater. Ben Berg will be the entertainment.
·         Joseph Valentinetti will start a class on how to use your phone for videoing events. He demonstrated an adapter that can be attached to a table tripod to keep the phone steady. He plans on presenting other classes to Leisure World groups so they can do their own filming. The club will assist them in editing.
·         Joseph requested $100 to buy several of these tripods and adapters. Bill Frambach moved that the money be allotted. Seconded by Joe Osuna. Unanimously approved.

Round Table Discussion: 

·         Paul Bassett completed a video on the ribbon cutting at the globe event. He also worked on videos of Cabaret and the Rock and Roll show. Paul reported that GRF employees will no long be using hard discs but rather will rely on videos being uploaded to youtube for viewing.
·         New VPC member Mary Milhone is learning how to change VHS to DVD.
·         Bonnie informed the club of Kate Pedigo’s injury and recovery. She is finishing the video on the new torah presented to Galeet Slater.
·         Joe Osuna reported that GRF has approved a new air conditioner. He is working with the new Drone Club. Joe will be clearing out most of the files on our computers prior to 2016 and suggested that members come and take their files if they want them.
·         New VPC member, Eunis Christensen, is eager to learn how to use the VPC equipment.
·         Richard Houck is working on the video about his trip to San Francisco and he’s planning another video on the radio club.
·         Bob Slater reported on the discussions about whether to allow drones to fly over Leisure World


Respectfully submitted,
Janice Laine



Friday, September 23, 2016

MINUTES FOR THE VIDEO PRODUCERS September 22, 2016 MEETING

MINUTES FOR THE VIDEO PRODUCERS September 22, 2016 MEETING

Members present:
Joseph Valentinetti, Joe Osuna, Oralia Osuna, Kate Pedigo, Paul Basset, Brian Harmon, Anna Derby, Howard Jarvis, John Robinson, Ren Villanueva, Richard Houck, Bonnie Cooper.

Minutes:  
Members had read the minutes on line. Paul Bassett noted some discrepancies listed in the Treasurer’s report; however, the totals were correct. Richard Houck moved that the minutes be approved. Joe Osuna seconded. The minutes were unanimously approved.

Treasurer: 
The September treasurer’s report showed a bank balance of $1440.57 in the bank account; deposited a $100 donation from the Filipino Association making the balance $1540.57. Petty cash started at $95 - spent $5.00 for cookies; leaving a balance of $90.00 in petty cash. Brian Harmon moved to accept the treasurer’s report. Seconded by Joe Osuna. Report approved.
Birthdays
            Michael Oh
            Janice Laine

Old Business
·         Coffee set up was not provided until the end of the meeting. Administration was notified.

New Business:  
·         Our annual Holiday party will be November 7 in Club House 4, Section A. Room open for VPC from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. John’s Philly Grill will cater. Ben Berg will be the entertainment.
·         Election of officers will be at October meeting. Please submit names prior to the meeting.
·         Members need to pay $.25 for the blank discs that they use. There is a box with change near the discs.

Round Table Discussion: 
·         Janice Laine completed a video on the Lapidary room
·         Joe Osuna is videotaping the new Drone Club. Some residents have been concerned with their privacy regarding use of drones. Joe gave directions on how to render discs for SBTV3 and Superwire. 
·         Brian Harmon is recording Mary Apte speech on life story writing – her story and then Brian’s story. He is going to Viet Nam to film. His Power Point on Mongolia is completed.
·         Anna Derby thanked Paul and Michael on the work they did on the amphitheater show.
·         Lynn Choe praised Bonnie for the video she took of Lynn’s practice speech.
·         Bonnie just finished Taylor’s show. She filmed Lorene Christian’s interview with Margot Wintermode for the Inside Leisure World show.
·         John Robinson finished the American Legion video and the Doo Wop video.
·         Richard Houck completed the ILW video on emergency preparedness. In addition, he is producing a video on his trip to San Francisco and he’s planning another video on the radio club.
·         Ren Villanueva expressed his gratitude to the club for their work on his recent Filipino Association event. He submitted a copy of it to the Historical society.
·         Paul Bassett made a video of the Cabaret show and will film the unveiling of the globe on October 8.
·          
Robin Forte-Lincke 
Spoke about the Seal Beach city elections. SBTV3 will make their own videos of the candidates and run them frequently. They will not accept outside political videos. She went over the directions for rendering video sound for SBTV3.


Respectfully submitted,
Janice Laine

Friday, September 16, 2016

PACKING A PROJECT TO EXPORT TO ANOTHER WORK STATION

Exporting Projects
You can export your CyberLink PowerDirector projects by packing all the materials in a folder on your computer's hard drive or thumb drive or other storage device.
Exported projects can then be imported into another computer running CyberLink PowerDirector.
To export it to a folder select File > Pack Project Materials and follow the directions.
To re-load use:
Insert project on the file menu in Power Director.
Note: * optional feature in CyberLink PowerDirector. Check the version

table on our web site for detailed versioning information.

Sunday, September 11, 2016

MINUTES FOR THE VIDEO PRODUCERS August 25, 2016 MEETING

MINUTES FOR THE VIDEO PRODUCERS August 25, 2016 MEETING

Members present: Joseph Valentinetti, Joe Osuna, Oralia Osuna, Kate Pedigo, Paul Basset, Loreen Christian, Brian Harmon, Anna Derby, Bill Frambach, John Robinson, Ren Villanueva.

Minutes:  Members had read the minutes on line. Richard Houck moved that the minutes be approved. Joe Osuna seconded. The minutes were unanimously approved.

Treasurer:  The August treasurer’s report showed a balance of $1340.57 in the bank account; deposited a $100 donation making the balance $1440.57. Petty cash started at $160 - spent $85.32 for an Apple drive; added $10 for a new membership leaving a balance of $95. in petty cash. Paul Bassett reported that he received 3 donations: $1 anonymously; Taylor White gave $50; the Korean American group gave $100 (this $151.00 will be deposited). John Robinson moved to accept the treasurer’s report. Seconded by Joe Osuna. Report approved.
Old Business
·         The necessary forms that need to be completed when submitting videos are on our blog.
·         Names of those members volunteering for KIO are on the calendar.
New Business:  
·         Joe Osuna reported that Power Director also makes slide shows.
·         One of our batteries broke. Members were asked to please report any broken equipment.
ILW 
The ILW for October is being done by Bonnie Cooper who will be interviewing members of the Red Hat club with Janice Laine and Bill Holden as the crew.

 Round Table Discussion:  Kate Pedigo reported that she is featured in today’s Leisure World newspaper and she thanks everyone for making her birthday party a success. Richard Houck is hosting an ILW program on preparedness safety and plans to do another one on radios. He just returned from a lengthy trip around Oregon and Northern California. John Robinson presented papers to the Jet Propulsion Laboratories and NASA on his travels. He is making a slide show. Brian Harmon has returned from Mangolia and will soon travel to Viet Nam and Malaysia. He is running a two-part show on the Black Panthers on SBTV-3 and Superwire. Ren Villanueva returned after four months. He is working on the Filipino Association’s fund raising dinner and requested a crew. John Robinson and Michael Oh volunteered.
Robin Forte-Lincke 
Thanked Bonnie for all her work on Kate’s party and reported that many of the problems at SBTV3 have been resolved.

 Respectfully submitted,
 Janice Laine

Saturday, August 27, 2016

What to type in You Tube search box for video help

What to type in You Tube search box 

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