Video in Windows Vista

Windows Vista introduces a wealth of new and improved media experiences for users.  The following highlights some key new video features you will find that make sharing your digital memories easier than ever before.    Windows Photo GalleryWhen making a home movie, I like to only include the best photos and videos.  The gallery makes this…


Movie Maker and Speech Recognition in Windows Vista

Michael Patten put together a great video that demos the use of speech recognition in Windows Vista to drive Movie Maker.   Video: Movie Maker I’m also adding a link to Michael’s blog, with more information on Movie Maker on the right  – PIXBlog


Slam Video

And here’s a little Friday treat.  When we originally developed Slam (see last week’s blog post), we made a goofy little video to show people internally how it is used.  Here, for the first time, we make it available to the public.  Speilberg, eat your heart out.


Scoble / Hawk on Photography

This week we came across a great set of videos of (ex-Microsoftie superblogger) Robert Scoble interviewing the photographer Thomas Hawk. Scoble says:  Thomas Hawk shows up at many Silicon Valley geek events and he makes some of the best images I’ve ever seen. This video came about because I wanted to learn more about how…


Introducing Slam

Just between you and me, cameraphones are a pain to use.  How often have you wanted to send a quick snapshot to a group of your friends, but decided not to because of the hassle?  For example, rather than trying to explain that the party is filling up, you just want to send a photo…