DCP 157: Chris Weiher - Founder of Watch Me Work - A New Platform For Learning Digital Media Creation

Chris Weiher
Chris Weiher

Education has long been a recurring theme on the Digital Convergence Podcast. I’ve promoted a number of educational resources and events for digital media creators ranging from live events to on-demand learning. Lynda.com, Kelby, Groove3, macProVideo, Academy of Story Tellers, Shane’s Inner Circle for Digital Filmmakers, KRE8 University and CreativeLive are just a few examples. Webinars with screen sharing (using GoToWebinar or Google Hangouts) provide an interactive learning environment.

Today’s guest on the DCP brings a different approach to online learning for video professionals. Chris Weiher, founder of Watch Me Work, has created a platform that essentially allows you to watch and chat with creative professionals work. Watch Me Work recently took 3rd place out of 29 startups at the Atlanta Startup Riot - with many of the competing startups having a much longer start up track record than Watch Me Work.

In this episode I also take a few minutes to respond to feedback about the recently announced Canon XC10 4K camcorder. As expected, this camera has had a bit of a polarizing affect among pro video producers.

Kris Simmons and I got really busy over the last couple of weeks so we were not able to record a Video Business Success Coach segment. Don’t worry! We will be getting to together to record this week.

Thank you for supporting and listening to the DCP!

Mentioned In This Episode:

Watch Me Work website

Watch Me Work Indiegogo Campaign: https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/watch-me-work

Chris Weiher on Twitter: @Chris_Weiher

Chris Weiher's video production website

Ben Bruton-Cox's new podcast on his and co-host Richard Shelton's adventures in pro video production: Our Week In Video

Canon XC10 Footage – First Impressions and Review (On Cinema5d.com, by Johnnie Behiri)

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