Monthly archives: March, 2009

Test footage from my homemade steadicam

I over the last couple of weeks have been experimenting with steadicams. This is some test footage I captured once I finished the build. I am thinking how I will use a steadicam in our next library video. embedded by Embedded Videovimeo Direkt

Lita Unconference in Dublin, OH. Uncool!

Yesterday I was so excited to see that LITA was having a LITA Camp May 7-9 2009 on the OCLC campus in Dublin, Ohio. It is only is a 2 an a half hour drive. Toady I discovered that they were charging $150 for LITA members and $210 for ALA members and $290 for non-ALA …

Tools to deal with Themes for Sirsi/Sopac

There are a couple of things I am doing to get my head around themes. The “Drupal 6 Themes” by Ric Shreves is a great introduction. I have installed Firebug on firefox and the drupal devel module on drupal to help with theme development. I am using Crimson Editor as my editing tool on Vista. …

John Blyberg is the winner of the 2009 LITA/Brett Butler Entrepreneurship Award

I could not be happier to read this morning that John is the winner of this award. John has been recognized for his creation of SOPAC (Social Online Public Access Catalog). An open source application that seamlessly integrates your web presents and catalog. It provides the framework where customers can write reviews, tag material and …

This week with Melissa

I really like what Melissa has done. embedded by Embedded VideoYouTube Direkt

Testing the steadicam

Kay found this steady cam yesterday and this is the first test we did. Run for your lives. embedded by Embedded Videovimeo DirektSteady Cam