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From Greg Chase <g...@gregchase.com>
Subject Re: [ApacheCon] Volunteers needed, Audio processing
Date Sat, 07 May 2016 20:02:31 GMT
I'm mostly coming to staff the ODPi's booth, so you'll find me hanging
around their lounge often.

-Greg

On Sat, May 7, 2016 at 12:56 PM, Hadrian Zbarcea <hzbarcea@gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi Greg,
>
> Thanks for the offer, we could use any help we could get. It would be
> great to meet in Vancouver. If you see me on the hallways please feel free
> to grab my elbow, or email me when you'd be available to meet.
>
> Best,
> Hadrian
>
>
> On 05/07/2016 02:23 PM, Greg Chase wrote:
>
>> I'm pretty good with Audacity and Final Cut Pro.  I'm happy to help out as
>> needed.
>>
>> I do many of the videos posted here for Geode, HAWQ, and MADlib:
>> https://www.youtube.com/user/PivotalOpenSourceHub
>>
>> I will be at ApacheCon, so if you give me the files, I'll do editing and
>> conversions.
>>
>> -Greg
>>
>> On Thu, May 5, 2016 at 5:29 AM, Rich Bowen <rbowen@rcbowen.com> wrote:
>>
>> As some of you know, we do not have a sponsor to handle audio/video
>>> recording at ApacheCon this year. Thus, we'll be doing it ourselves -
>>> just audio, not video.
>>>
>>> So, I need volunteers for the following things:
>>>
>>> If you are willing to video presentations and put them on YouTube,
>>> please step up and do this. Keynotes, in particular, would be
>>> appreciated.
>>>
>>> More importantly, I'll be dealing with 8 tracks x 9 hours x 5 days of
>>> audio that will need to be edited. This isn't complicated, it just
>>> requires:
>>>
>>> * Computer with Audacity ( http://www.audacityteam.org/ ) installed, and
>>> your own headphones
>>> * Lots of patience
>>>
>>> The process is:
>>>
>>> * Dump huge files off of SD cards at the end of each day
>>> * Split large recording into sessions
>>> * Strip off leading, trailing noise
>>> * Encode to mp3
>>> * Upload to feathercast.apache.org
>>> * Write brief boilerplate blog post (Name, Session title, Abstract)
>>>
>>> If you are willing to do this for even an hour, please let me know. I
>>> will be doing this each evening, for the duration of the event, and
>>> probably quite a bit during the days. If you just drop by the hackathon
>>> area, and help me out for even a brief time, I'll be very grateful.
>>>
>>> Thanks.
>>>
>>> --Rich
>>>
>>> (Looking towards next event, if you or your company want to sponsor
>>> audio/video for the upcoming ApacheCon EU, your company will get a lot
>>> of thanks and retweets out of this.)
>>>
>>> --
>>> Rich Bowen - rbowen@rcbowen.com - @rbowen
>>> http://apachecon.com/ - @apachecon
>>>
>>>
>>

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