It’s an older post, but whilst we are on the subject of pointing to useful content. Ryan Sholin has crystallized, or should that be restated for the hard of listening, some of[ his thoughts on newspaper video.](http://www.ryansholin.com/2007/08/13/why-shoot-newspaper-video/)
The answer to “Why shoot newspaper video?” is clearly “Because we can.”
Read it and the comments and you have a pretty good overview of the current debate.