YouTube guys

Discussion in 'Hangar Talk' started by Timbeck2, Jun 17, 2019.

  1. Ryanb

    Ryanb Touchdown! Greaser! PoA Supporter

    Joined:
    Jul 21, 2010
    Messages:
    10,239
    Location:
    Tennessee
    Display Name:

    Display name:
    Ryan
    I know why............................................................................
     
    Radar Contact likes this.
  2. EdFred

    EdFred Touchdown! Greaser! PoA Supporter

    Joined:
    Feb 25, 2005
    Messages:
    23,799
    Location:
    Michigan
    Display Name:

    Display name:
    Ed Frederick
    Fabulous Moolah?

    [​IMG]
     
    Ryanb likes this.
  3. SoCal RV Flyer

    SoCal RV Flyer En-Route

    Joined:
    Apr 27, 2016
    Messages:
    2,513
    Display Name:

    Display name:
    SoCal RV Flyer
    What current editing software do you guys like? I'm looking for a somewhat affordable step up from iMovie that works in a similar way.
     
  4. SixPapaCharlie

    SixPapaCharlie May the force be with you

    Joined:
    Aug 8, 2013
    Messages:
    14,084
    Location:
    North Texas
    Display Name:

    Display name:
    6PC
    Premier is to video editing what Bonanza is to POA.
    Its what you are going to end up getting.
    Buy your second movie editor first.
     
    SoCal RV Flyer and Juliet Hotel like this.
  5. SixPapaCharlie

    SixPapaCharlie May the force be with you

    Joined:
    Aug 8, 2013
    Messages:
    14,084
    Location:
    North Texas
    Display Name:

    Display name:
    6PC
    Wondershare fimora is a good one as well. More entry level but has some slightly advanced features. Cheap.
     
    SoCal RV Flyer likes this.
  6. Sinistar

    Sinistar Pattern Altitude

    Joined:
    Sep 9, 2016
    Messages:
    2,215
    Display Name:

    Display name:
    Brad
    +1 for Adobe Premier...but its expensive. If I didn't also use Photoshop and Lightroom I don't think it would be worth it.
     
    SoCal RV Flyer likes this.
  7. Juliet Hotel

    Juliet Hotel Cleared for Takeoff PoA Supporter

    Joined:
    Jul 21, 2018
    Messages:
    1,442
    Display Name:

    Display name:
    Juliet Hotel
    I am not currently a youtuber but I do edit video for my own home movies and sometimes for work presentations. I also do a lot of photoshop for both home and work. I made work buy me a copy of Premier Elements bundled with Photoshop Elements for my work computer. Then I bought it myself for home use. The bundle is about $120 and you own it (no subscription). I think I do much more than just extreme basics and I've not yet found a reason to upgrade to the full version. The Elements version does everything I need.
     
    SoCal RV Flyer likes this.
  8. Pascal Forget

    Pascal Forget Pre-takeoff checklist

    Joined:
    May 24, 2016
    Messages:
    106
    Location:
    Montreal, QC
    Display Name:

    Display name:
    Pascal
    I edit using DaVinci Resolve. I used to use the free edition, then switched to the Studio version (299$) after making some money with the videos.
     
    SoCal RV Flyer likes this.
  9. GMascelli

    GMascelli En-Route

    Joined:
    Jul 27, 2005
    Messages:
    2,901
    Location:
    Ocean City, MD
    Display Name:

    Display name:
    GaryM
    I started with Wondershare, and recently switched to Movavi for work with multiple tracks, it seemed easier to sync. I did think Wondershare had better designed text options.
     
  10. Dana

    Dana Line Up and Wait

    Joined:
    Oct 19, 2016
    Messages:
    951
    Location:
    CT & NY
    Display Name:

    Display name:
    Dana
    I've been using the free version of Videopad. Bit of a learning curve but not too bad, and it does everything I need it to do.

     
  11. Timbeck2

    Timbeck2 Final Approach

    Joined:
    Nov 4, 2015
    Messages:
    6,653
    Location:
    Vail, Arizona
    Display Name:

    Display name:
    Timbeck2
    Dana I watched that video and how you move your head around it looks as if you're singing the song.

    I had to laugh.
     
  12. SoCal RV Flyer

    SoCal RV Flyer En-Route

    Joined:
    Apr 27, 2016
    Messages:
    2,513
    Display Name:

    Display name:
    SoCal RV Flyer
    Thanks, guys! I will check those out.
     
  13. Ted DuPuis

    Ted DuPuis Administrator Management Council Member

    Joined:
    Oct 9, 2007
    Messages:
    25,196
    Location:
    Paola, KS
    Display Name:

    Display name:
    #bandozer
    I follow the "recorded and unedited" setup for my YouTube channel.

    And I have 25 subscribers. Look out, Jay Leno!
     
  14. Shepherd

    Shepherd En-Route

    Joined:
    Nov 24, 2012
    Messages:
    3,959
    Location:
    Hopewell Jct, NY
    Display Name:

    Display name:
    Shepherd
    If you are a Linux person, it's a cold, cruel world out there when it comes to video editing.
    Kdenlive is the best that I know of and it works, but it's not a great tool.
     
  15. TangoWhiskey

    TangoWhiskey Touchdown! Greaser!

    Joined:
    Feb 23, 2005
    Messages:
    14,241
    Location:
    Midlothian, TX
    Display Name:

    Display name:
    3Green
    Here’s how you make money on YouTube. Enough subscribers that you have 402,000 views in the first six hours.

    4ECB9A96-D7CA-4F65-80FA-1E57796B1B54.jpeg
     
    SoCal RV Flyer likes this.
  16. SixPapaCharlie

    SixPapaCharlie May the force be with you

    Joined:
    Aug 8, 2013
    Messages:
    14,084
    Location:
    North Texas
    Display Name:

    Display name:
    6PC
    Smarter every day is a great Channel.
     
    TangoWhiskey likes this.
  17. Dana

    Dana Line Up and Wait

    Joined:
    Oct 19, 2016
    Messages:
    951
    Location:
    CT & NY
    Display Name:

    Display name:
    Dana
    No singing, I chose the music afterwards. But I was real happy with how I able to match the bounce on touchdown with the music.
     
  18. PaulS

    PaulS Final Approach

    Joined:
    May 29, 2007
    Messages:
    8,716
    Display Name:

    Display name:
    PaulS
    Powerdirector, works well, if you do the subscription you get free music and other stuff. You only get a copyright ding by youtube about half the time.
     
  19. LoneAspen

    LoneAspen Line Up and Wait

    Joined:
    Aug 21, 2013
    Messages:
    843
    Location:
    Evergreen, CO (KAPA)
    Display Name:

    Display name:
    LoneAspen
    That was an AWESOME video! I love anything about the space program.
     
    TangoWhiskey likes this.
  20. Capt. Geoffrey Thorpe

    Capt. Geoffrey Thorpe Touchdown! Greaser! PoA Supporter

    Joined:
    Jun 7, 2008
    Messages:
    11,447
    Location:
    DXO124009
    Display Name:

    Display name:
    Light and Sporty Guy
    Yea, he's making billions while my children are standing in front of the refrigerator crying...
     
    DaleB likes this.
  21. TangoWhiskey

    TangoWhiskey Touchdown! Greaser!

    Joined:
    Feb 23, 2005
    Messages:
    14,241
    Location:
    Midlothian, TX
    Display Name:

    Display name:
    3Green
    SocialBlade is a good site to find some basic metrics on different YT'ers and projected (estimated) earnings. It's NOT 100% accurate. Many of the YT'ers are making much more through merchandise, Patreon, and other monetization methods. One method they recently released (I saw it on a channel yesterday for the first time) is a "JOIN" vs "SUBSCRIBE" button. When you "Join", you pay the author a little each month to be part of their inside circle.

    Here's the page for Smarter Every Day's channel (the moon rocks video guy shown above):

    https://socialblade.com/youtube/user/destinws2

    Don't look at Bryan's channel. He can't even buy a quart of oil. o_O
     
  22. Ted DuPuis

    Ted DuPuis Administrator Management Council Member

    Joined:
    Oct 9, 2007
    Messages:
    25,196
    Location:
    Paola, KS
    Display Name:

    Display name:
    #bandozer
    Funny how it says that Smarter Every Day has estimated yearly earnings between $60k and $962k. There's quite a difference there...
     
  23. EdFred

    EdFred Touchdown! Greaser! PoA Supporter

    Joined:
    Feb 25, 2005
    Messages:
    23,799
    Location:
    Michigan
    Display Name:

    Display name:
    Ed Frederick
    That's what I say when I'm on a date to throw them off. OK, I'm lying, I don't say that on a date. I never go on dates.
     
    Jim K likes this.
  24. Ted DuPuis

    Ted DuPuis Administrator Management Council Member

    Joined:
    Oct 9, 2007
    Messages:
    25,196
    Location:
    Paola, KS
    Display Name:

    Display name:
    #bandozer
    You're damn right on that. You couldn't even get a date when I asked the girl out on your behalf.
     
    NealRomeoGolf and Grum.Man like this.
  25. EdFred

    EdFred Touchdown! Greaser! PoA Supporter

    Joined:
    Feb 25, 2005
    Messages:
    23,799
    Location:
    Michigan
    Display Name:

    Display name:
    Ed Frederick
    What, when was this?
     
  26. Ted DuPuis

    Ted DuPuis Administrator Management Council Member

    Joined:
    Oct 9, 2007
    Messages:
    25,196
    Location:
    Paola, KS
    Display Name:

    Display name:
    #bandozer
    2009/2010 when we had dinner at that Applebees. Ok fine, I only threatend to ask her out on your behalf if you didn't since she was showing interest. But you said you got her number and didn't follow up.

    Close enough, I rest my case.
     
    TangoWhiskey likes this.
  27. EdFred

    EdFred Touchdown! Greaser! PoA Supporter

    Joined:
    Feb 25, 2005
    Messages:
    23,799
    Location:
    Michigan
    Display Name:

    Display name:
    Ed Frederick
    I remember the Applebee's and vaguely remember a waitress, but I never remember pulling a number. And I should remember that because it would be the only time I ever have. :rofl:
     
  28. PaulS

    PaulS Final Approach

    Joined:
    May 29, 2007
    Messages:
    8,716
    Display Name:

    Display name:
    PaulS
    Patreon used to list the amount per video. SV Delos was bringing in $10k to $20k per video, once a week a few years ago. I was amazed. It's not reported any more.
     
  29. BrianNC

    BrianNC Pattern Altitude

    Joined:
    Feb 2, 2009
    Messages:
    2,354
    Location:
    Atlanta
    Display Name:

    Display name:
    BrianATL
    I saw one YouTuber telling what he made on a particular video that went viral. I think it was viewed over 10 million times in a month. He showed where he made over $100k on that video in the month it went viral.

    Just found the video. Didn't watch it again to see how accurate I was in remembering his profit. He has another video where he breaks down how much money he makes from Youtube.

     
  30. Capt. Geoffrey Thorpe

    Capt. Geoffrey Thorpe Touchdown! Greaser! PoA Supporter

    Joined:
    Jun 7, 2008
    Messages:
    11,447
    Location:
    DXO124009
    Display Name:

    Display name:
    Light and Sporty Guy
    Woo Hoo! I'm ranked 2,309,290th - That's a really big number!!! I must be GREAT!!! ;-)
     
  31. Ted DuPuis

    Ted DuPuis Administrator Management Council Member

    Joined:
    Oct 9, 2007
    Messages:
    25,196
    Location:
    Paola, KS
    Display Name:

    Display name:
    #bandozer
    I'm so good they don't even give me a rating, but my estimated earnings are between $0 and $0.
     
    Capt. Geoffrey Thorpe likes this.
  32. Radar Contact

    Radar Contact Pattern Altitude

    Joined:
    Dec 10, 2016
    Messages:
    1,512
    Location:
    Illinois
    Display Name:

    Display name:
    Kevin
    As with many things...the truth is in the middle. :)
     
  33. SixPapaCharlie

    SixPapaCharlie May the force be with you

    Joined:
    Aug 8, 2013
    Messages:
    14,084
    Location:
    North Texas
    Display Name:

    Display name:
    6PC
    If you like smartereveryday here's a couple more you might enjoy checkout answers with Joe, the action lab, The King of Random.

    Those are really the only channels that I watch religiously
     
  34. SkyDog58

    SkyDog58 Touchdown! Greaser! PoA Supporter

    Joined:
    Jun 11, 2015
    Messages:
    13,574
    Location:
    My own special place.
    Display Name:

    Display name:
    Canis Non Grata
    Too cold even for a penguin?
     
  35. TangoWhiskey

    TangoWhiskey Touchdown! Greaser!

    Joined:
    Feb 23, 2005
    Messages:
    14,241
    Location:
    Midlothian, TX
    Display Name:

    Display name:
    3Green
    With wine and crackers?
     
  36. Challenged

    Challenged Pattern Altitude

    Joined:
    Apr 4, 2011
    Messages:
    1,711
    Location:
    Louisiana
    Display Name:

    Display name:
    Challenged
    I remember when Youtube first came out and I commented to a buddy: "Who wants to watch cat videos all day? I don't see the point." Here we are years later...and I still don't generally watch Youtube, but will admit that I guess everyone else must enjoy watching videos. I'd generally rather speed read a blog post to figure out the answer to some question or interest I have than to sit through a video. (Get off my lawn). I also don't normally watch TV or read/watch the news, but will mute the commercials if I'm sitting through something on TV. Lastly, I'm a ball at parties.
     
  37. BrianNC

    BrianNC Pattern Altitude

    Joined:
    Feb 2, 2009
    Messages:
    2,354
    Location:
    Atlanta
    Display Name:

    Display name:
    BrianATL
    I still prefer print for my news. I can’t stand having to watch through a video to find out info.
     
  38. SoCal RV Flyer

    SoCal RV Flyer En-Route

    Joined:
    Apr 27, 2016
    Messages:
    2,513
    Display Name:

    Display name:
    SoCal RV Flyer
    Yeah, especially when that video is so heavily padded that 10 minutes could easily be distilled down to 2...

    But there are some excellent vids out there.
     
    BrianNC likes this.