Calendar of International Salons with FIAP Patronage
NEWSLETTERS, MAGAZINES, etc.
Staffordshire AV Group – A wonderful source of information
The magazine for the Royal Photographic Society Audio Visual Group
Magazine of the Photographic Alliance of Great Britain
AV Links is an occasional email Newsletter to keep you up to date in between Magazine Issues.
Film & Video Maker
Magazine of the IAC. Lots of articles of relevance to AVers plus an AV page.
Pictures to Exe – http://www.wnsoft.com/
DGFectsAV – http://www.dgfectsav.com/
Wings – http://avstumpfl.com/en/
Amazon Amazon’s mp3 download site
i-tunes Apple’s music download site
AKM Copyright Free Music
TRACKLINECopyright-Free Music Library
Warner/Chappel Production Music One stop shop for 73 music libraries, including the former Carlin, searchable by library, category, mood or use
Royalty Free Tunes Royalty free music
Music4YourVids Rickvanman’s music for your YouTube videos
Sound Effect Libraries Comprehensive set of links to various sources of Sound Effects
Sounddogs Downloadable Sound Effects
Sound Effects Downloadable sound effects – some free
Soundsnap Downloadable sound effects http://www.soundsnap.com/
Barry Beckham’s Tutorials (on DVD discs):
Lin Evans’s Learn to Make Slideshows:
Pictures to Exe Help
Tutorials on Ronnie West Digital:
Tutorials on PicturesToExe’s Forum:
AV by iPhone:
Capturing life with style:
How to produce an AV by Ron Davies:
Digital Audio Visual Basics by Keith Scott:
Christine Widdall PTE Video Tutorials, three video tutorials for beginners demonstrating how to get started with PTE, setting the options, plus a basic guide to Objects and Animations, panning and zooming:
Symbolism in AV by Ron Davies:
Not sure what “AV Fusion” is? It’s a combination of still images and video. You can see some examples here, and also download a pdf help file which gives hints for creating a Fusion Audio Visual.
AV Website with downloadable AVs http://www.beechbrook.com/
AV Website with links to lots of other interesting sites http://www.ibateman.co.uk/
Essential information for making your sound tracks http://www.fvi.org.uk/iac/copyright/copyright-clearance-scheme.html
AV Downloads, Demos, utilities, tutorials, guidelines and information: Official WnSoft Forum (English):
Beckham Digital (English):
FastStone Image Viewer is an image viewer and editor that deserves to be singled out – not only because it is free, but also because it offers a strong combination of speed, usability and versatility:
IrfanView is an excellent, very fast, small, compact and innovative FREEWARE (for non-commercial use) graphic viewer for Windows 9x, ME, NT, 2000, XP, 2003 , 2008, Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10.
AUDIO EDITORS AND RECORDERS
Adobe Audition: http://www.adobe.com/products/audition.html
User Guide for PTE v8:
Adobe Audition Users’ Guide, the definitive 376 page guide to Audition (formerly Cool Edit) Click here to download the pdf from the EMAVG site:
Audacity Users’ Guide by Peter Appleton. Download from the Staffs AV Group website:
PSSA HONOURS APPLICATIONS
Royal Photographic Society
Applications for FIAP Distinctions must go via Jill Sneesby, who is the FIAP liaison in South Africa.