Posts Tagged ‘vimeo’

This Is How Vimeo Plans to Close the Filmmaking Gender Gap

Posted by on Thursday January 21, 2016 | Video

Vimeo is taking aim at what it sees as a gender equality gap in filmmaking with a new initiative to fund at least five feature films by female filmmakers this year. Last year, Vimeo funded just two titles from female filmmakers. The “Share the Screen” initiative was announced at the Sundance Film Festival. Each female-led... More

Vimeo Launches Wider 4K Streaming

Posted by on Monday December 14, 2015 | Video

The online video service Vimeo will broaden access to 4K videos hosted on its site. Vimeo originally launched 4K streaming and downloading for select users earlier this year, but according to Variety, the service will make 4K videos available to all its users by the first quarter of 2016. Central to Vimeo’s 4K efforts is the... More

Video Pick: “Denali,” Film About Photographer Ben Moon and His Dog, Goes Viral

Posted by on Tuesday June 16, 2015 | PDN Video Picks

Denali from FELT SOUL MEDIA on Vimeo. Our cover story last September was about DamNation, a film about dam removal and river restoration by director Ben Knight and the production company Felt Soul Media, which he cofounded with Travis Rummel. Outdoor apparel and equipment company Patagonia commissioned that film because the company’s founder, Yvon Chouinard,... More

New Look PhotoShelter Adds Portfolio Sites and Social Media Integration

Posted by on Tuesday July 9, 2013 | Business, Social Media/Web

Today PhotoShelter launched Beam, its new portfolio website platform, which is connected to its e-commerce, cloud storage, image delivery, client proofing and marketing tools for professional photographers. The launch also includes integration with popular social media, blogging and video tools like Instagram, Tumblr, Vimeo and WordPress, allowing users to add content from those platforms to... More

New Pinterest Credit Feature Does Little to Protect Pinterest Users

Posted by on Friday May 4, 2012 | Copyright/Legal, Social Media/Web

Several days ago, Pinterest announced a new feature that automatically credits and links back to content that Pinterest users re-post from Vimeo, YouTube, Behance and Flickr. The announcement was part of Pinterest’s campaign to counter perceptions that copyright infringement is part of its corporate DNA. But the announcement amounted to little more than window dressing,... More

“Last Minutes With Oden” Documentary Wins $25,000 Vimeo Award

Posted by on Monday October 11, 2010 | Events

The online documentary “Last Minutes With Oden” won the award for Best Video and its director, Eliot Rausch, won a $25,000 filmmaking grant at the first Vimeo Festival + Awards. The ceremony, held October 9 in New York City, ended a weekend of video workshops, lectures and slide shows sponsored by Vimeo, the online video... More