Category Archives: Video

The Chill of the North – A look at This Year’s Anime North

Union Pearson Express station in Weston Even last month, about 3000 unsold weekend passes for Anime North.  The chill of PC Leadership Convention right next door to Anime North is definitely being felt. Whither it’s competition for hotel, restaurant space; … Continue reading

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More testing with Sony Action Cam HDR-AS20

Test of using a cheap $5 USB charger proved more than worth it.  Previously I got a mere 2 hours and 22 minutes.  With the USB battery pack, the camera actually filled up the 32 gig microSD with over 4 … Continue reading

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GoPro or ActionCam? Is either an alternative to a camcorder?

One of the lessons learned from returning to Anime North was I was carrying far too much weight over the three days. I was carrying pounds of equipment when I should have been carrying ounces. But when it comes down … Continue reading

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Spring 2016 – Girls, and cats and bears …WUT?!

Every season, there seems to be a group of shows that all have similar themes or stories.  This season is no exception with some variations. First off the list is remake of classic in animation, She and Her Cat. She … Continue reading

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Kitchener Comic Con – the Final and Finest Hour

Once again my hats off to staff of Kitchener Comic Con for a great event. Tried NEW things.  Some of which worked and NOT worked.  The iPhone I was recently given worked wonderfully. The Fuji T410 did not… in fact, … Continue reading

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New Year New Gear

Given that Anime London has been going for over a decade some things just wear out over time. One of them being the camera I use at conventions. The old Canon SD300 is literally over a 10 years old. Two … Continue reading

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New to Me – Part 4

Thanks to a surplus sale, we finally have a video projector. Miracle!  Replacement lamps list for $130.  A real miracle! Mitsubushi XD205U that is nice and compact to carry to meetings. Well the builtin speaker isn’t that great nor is … Continue reading

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New to Me … part 3

I’ve always looking for a bargain.  Especially when money is tight. Well we now have a couple of much needed ‘new to you’ items. Our old camcorder’s side display died due worn and broken ribbon connector then the video degraded. … Continue reading

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Video – Thought of You

Gorgeous animation … @annako_ I must agree. What many in the industry would call this just a start, it stands on it’s own as finished work of art.

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Video – Skunkcool’s look at Rice Paddies

Rice paddy on outskirts of town somewehre in Japan. Video by a friend, Skunkcool.

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