Category Archives: The Vid Biz

End of Year Headache… I Mean Upgrade

After finishing my last slide transfer job, the client asked me if I could transfer 120mm negatives.  My scanner had been good to me, but I needed an upgrade and a way to take some money off of the books … Continue reading

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Sliding On

Recently I have been scanning slides for a new client.  He worked with my father at Westinghouse/ABB back in the day.  He has given me over 700 of these babies, and let me know via email last night that there … Continue reading

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Time For a Little Something “On The ROX”

I am now with no constant clients for my business, so I’m starting the daunting task of saving my favorite little show from B-town from dust. I have a new game plan now which I think will be better for the … Continue reading

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When It’s Feast or Famine, I Try To Feast As Much As Possible

This year so far has been somewhat of a growing year for my business, LML Video Services. I have added new services, and I’m currently planning a commercial.  If you have any interesting ideas let me know, as I’m always open … Continue reading

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Bloomingpedia

Bloomington has it’s own “pedia.”  It’s basically a clone of wilkipedia, but everything is related to my hometown. There are many interesting articles about what Bloomington is and what this town used to be. My wife is constantly trying to find … Continue reading

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Disconnected

It’s been a long time since I last posted.  Part of me feels bad for leaving it abandoned for so long, I wouldn’t even have this if it weren’t for the kindness of Editor B. Since starting my new job, … Continue reading

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Terabytes & Heat Pumps

Our household and my business recieved some nice upgrades this week. Our new heat pump was installed Wednesday, and took all day.  It was amazing to watch the guys rip the old POS out.  What was even more amazing is the technology … Continue reading

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Myspace

I have resisted to have anything to do with myspace.  I have thought from the get-go that it was for teenagers and just plain sillyness. For some strange reason, one of my good friends, Craig, started an account for moi.  … Continue reading

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Now That’s An Upgrade

Thank you Tampax, for providing me with that line 🙂 Anyway, we finally converted to a LCD monitor.  Not just any though, as we went all out with a 19″ widescreen.   It’s a Sceptre DVI model, with a 8ms … Continue reading

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This Is Costing Me What?

Since I am now running LML Video Services like a business and not my personal piggy bank, I am trying to reduce some of my ongoing costs as much as possible. This has become very frustrating, especially with DVDs.  It … Continue reading

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Here Comes The Digital Bride

After transferring many peoples’ wedding videos to DVD, I have decided to create a package specifically designed for that purpose. This package combines your wedding video with your wedding pictures (up to 100).  The best part is the price.  Normally … Continue reading

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2007, A Growing Year?

I am hoping to continue LML Video Services‘ growth this year.  The major problem is trying to figure out how. I took the first step by making it an actual business, and start a business checking account.  I also have … Continue reading

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It’s Official!

My business, LML Video Services is no longer just a project I have in a room of my house. Today, I registered it as a business with the Monroe County Recorder‘s office.  I then opened a business checking account.  This … Continue reading

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Power Restored…For Now Anyway

I swapped my “new” POS power supply for another today. After speaking with the tech, he informed me of what could have caused this little disaster.  He informed me that the 12v section of the power supply went bad.  He … Continue reading

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Nothing Fits

So much has happened since I last posted. This will be a mish-mosh if you will, of thoughts, ideas and updates. Personally this has been a trying week for me. I had an interview at IU for a position, but … Continue reading

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LML Video Services Revamped

I had a late night yesterday, creating a new version of my business website, LMLVideoServices.com. Please look around, and let me know what you think! I’m all about constructive criticism. The website is more about information than selling, so please … Continue reading

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If I Could Only Breathe

Life has been somewhat crazy lately. I have been searching for a job for a while now, and it’s gotten to the point where I’ve went back to Big Red Liquors, and have taken a call center job. Big Red … Continue reading

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What a Week!?!

I’ve been so busy, tired and just plain confused to even think about writing for a while. I have “some” free time, so I thought I would vent. I had a chance at really making my mom & pop operation … Continue reading

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Mish Mosh

I’ve been having some connectivity problems lately with my PC. It was built for speed and doesn’t like this “win” modem that I installed merely as a backup to broadband. So I am not online like I used to be. … Continue reading

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Big Business, For Me Anyway

I have let a few things pile up due to the move. I have an order to convert 8mm and Super8 films to DVD (about 15 reels in all). Plus as soon as I came into work this morning my … Continue reading

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