Web video has no standards

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Over at the [excellent editblog](http://www.scottsimmons.tv/), Scott Simmons has[ posted a fantastic video about video](http://www.scottsimmons.tv/blog/2008/03/11/the-web-has-no-broadcast-standards/) that’s been made to promote an IFC [contest. ](http://www.ifc.com/redbull/?page_url=redbull)

It’s very well made. I especially like the reference to Al Gore as having nearly, but not quite, inventing the internet.

Oh, and the bit about bars, tone and audio levels doesn’t even come close to describing the technical loops you jump through in TV.

Dealing with comments

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