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Mac Power Users 199: Video Workflows with Wally Cherwinski

Wally Cherwinski joins us to talk about creating videos, setting up multi-camera shots and how anyone can become a videographer.

Thanks to MPU listener Jigar Talati for assistance with the shownotes this week!

Links for this episode:

Wally Cherwinski – YouTube

Wally Cherwinski (wa11_y) on Twitter

Mac Power Users 127: Workflows with Clayton Morris | Mac Power Users

Mac Power Users 130: Computing with Kids | Mac Power Users

Automatic: An Auto Accessory to Make You a Smarter Driver

Adult Flightsuit – Blue : The Space Shop

Digital video – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Welcome to

Pelican Products is a global leader in the design and manufacture of advanced lighting systems and virtually indestructible cases.

GoPro Official Website: The World’s Most Versatile Camera

GoPro Wrist Housing | Wear your GoPro on your wrist like a watch.

SANYO :: Previous Models

Canon U.S.A. : VIXIA Image Quality

Apple – Final Cut Pro X – Overview


Mac Power Users 106: Finder Alternatives | Mac Power Users

Multiple-camera setup – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Apple – iMovie for Mac

iMovie – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Final Cut Express – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Final Cut Pro – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

ARRI Group: Home

final cut pro |

ScreenCastsOnline: Final Cut Pro

MacNotables, The Mac Experts that You Want to Hear From

About QuickTime 7 Pro registration keys (codes)

Richard Dunn – All By Myself – YouTube

Inside OmniFocus

Create great slideshows on your Mac with FotoMagico

Ken Burns effect – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Squared 5 – MPEG Streamclip video converter for Mac OS X

VidConvert by Reggie Ashworth

HandBrake: Open Source Video Transcoder

JeremyCreation – SnapMotion


MacBreak Weekly | TWiT.TV

Mac Roundtable Podcast

Mac Geek Gab Podcast – The Mac Observer

MacVoices – The Talk of the Mac Community

British Mac


ScreenCastsOnline – Monthly Magazine

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Domains and email management made simple.

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Mac Power Users 198: Evernote Power Tips

David and Katie discuss their use of Evernote, how their use has evolved over time and power tips.

Thanks to MPU listener Jigar Talati for assistance with the shownotes this week!

Links for this episode:

Evernote | Remember everything with Evernote, Skitch and our other great apps.


MPU 060: The Case for Evernote | Mac Power Users

nvALT –

The best just got better: Evernote Essentials 4.0 is available now

Mohiomap – Visualize Your Cloud

Visualize and navigate your Evernote, Google Drive, and Dropbox content. Mohiomap allows you to explore relationships in a dynamic Mind Map, get valuable insights, and visually organize your Cloud data!

IFTTT Evernote Channel

Contrast | Launch Center Pro

Evernote Market

Moleskine Business Notebook

Buy Portfolio and Folio Accessories at Levenger™

ScanSnap – Evernote Edition Scanner

Going Paperless With Evernote Webinar Replay

Evernote Archives – Tips To Learn How To Go Paperless | DocumentSnap Paperless Blog

Mac Power Users 172: Workflows with Paperless Guru Brooks Duncan | Mac Power Users

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SmileTyping more with less effort using TextExpander on OS X and iOS makes you a Mac Power User.

Domains and email management made simple. Learn software, business and creative skills.


Mac Power Users 197: MPU Live: Wargames

David and Katie answer listener questions and share tips. In this episode we discuss thoughts on WWDC, OmniFocus tips, migrating to an SSD, managing storage space, IFTTT, Evernote, Milage tracking, and much more!

Thanks to MPU listener Hay Oborn for assistance with the shownotes this week! Please consider supporting Hay as she raises money for the Cystic Fibrosis Trust.

Links for this episode:

BOS Organization

How to Sell Quickly & Safely on Craig’s List: A Craig’s List Selling Template

Mokriya Craigslist app for iPhone

Internet Garage Sale Group

Facebook Trading Post Group

1Password Emergency Kit

Paperless — MacSparky

Burner – Disposable phone numbers. | Temporary phone numbers for Craiglist, online dating, multiple business lines and more. | Cell phone numbers with any area code you want.

Burner is a privacy layer for your iPhone or Android. Get phone numbers you control at the push of a button.

Recycle Cell Phones and Electronics for Cash | Gazelle

Other World Computing (OWC) – Performance Upgrades For Your Mac


SuperDuper is the wildly acclaimed program that makes recovery painless, because it makes creating a fully bootable backup painless

Mac Backup Software – Carbon Copy Cloner

Synchronize and Backup your Mac with ChronoSync | Econ Technologies


Get The Most From Your MacLearn all about your Mac and OSX, as well as the latest Mac software and applications.

Drobo Data Storage Solutions, Network Attached Storage, Drobo Inc.

Apple – iTunes – iTunes Match

Put the internet to work for you. – IFTTT

Automatic: An Auto Accessory to Make You a Smarter Driver

Automate Mileage Tracking with Automatic and IFTTT

automatic’s Shared Recipes – IFTTT

Automate the Web – Zapier


Smart information management and web research for Mac – DEVONtechnologies

If favorite in Pocket convert to pdf and save to Dropbox by mcmlxxx8 – IFTTT


Welcome to AgileBits

OmniFocus – The Omni Group

Email Rule to Send to OmniFocus

Instead of giving them your OmniFocus email address, tell them to send you an email containing a predefined word or phrase that you can set a mail rule to screen for, then set the action to be the following applescript:

Microsoft Office for Mac | Office For Mac

AppleScript Overview: Introduction to AppleScript Overview

Inside OmniFocus

Grocerytrip – iPhone – English – Evernote App Center

Paprika Recipe Manager for iPad, iPhone, Mac, and Android.

PDFpen Scan+: Scanning and OCR for iPad and iPhone

Unlimited Online Backup – Easy, Secure Online Backup Services | Backblaze

Plex – Plex Media Server: Your Media on all of Your Devices –

Online Data Backup – Offsite, Onsite, & Cloud – CrashPlan Backup Software

iOS: Using international keyboards

Touch ID – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Thoughts on the WWDC Keynote — MacSparky

WWDC on the App Store on iTunes

Apple – OS X Yosemite – Overview

Apple – iOS 8 – Family Sharing

Apple – iOS 8 – iCloud Drive

Swift Programming Language – Apple Developer

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Domains and email management made simple. Learn software, business and creative skills.

The Omni GroupWe’re passionate about productivity for Mac, iPhone and iPad.


Mac Power Users 196: Holistic Productivity Workflows with Tim Stringer

David and Katie talk with Tim Stringer of Technically Simple about his approach to Holistic Productivity. We also discuss Tim’s extensive use of apps like OmniFocus, Evernote, Daylight and more.

Thanks to MPU listener Jigar Talati for assistance with the shownotes this week!

Links for this episode:

Apple – WWDC 2014 – YouTube

iTunes Link

Tim Stringer | Productivity Coaching & Consultant • Yoga Teacher

Technically Simple | Productivity Consulting

Tim Stringer | Productivity Consulting/Training Vancouver | Technically Simple
- Twitter

Tim Stringer (timstringer) on Twitter

SCSI – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Small Computer System Interface is a set of standards for physically connecting and transferring data between computers and peripheral devices.


Motorola 68000 – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Yoga – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Santosha – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Getting Things Done®, GTD® and David Allen & CO | Home

MPU 013: Task Management Smackdown | Mac Power Users

My Customer Story Video on the Omni Group Blog | Tim Stringer


iTunes Link

Mac App Store Link

OmniFocus – The Omni Group

Drafts – Agile Tortoise

iTunes Link

Learn OmniFocus | Use OmniFocus EffectivelyLearn OmniFocus | Use OmniFocus Effectively

Evernote | Remember everything with Evernote, Skitch and our other great apps.

How To Scan Business Cards With Evernote iPhone And Add To Your Contacts

Did You Know: Note Links, and How to Use Them – Evernote Blog

Marketcircle | Daylite | Overview

Daylite Partner | Productivity Consulting/Training Vancouver | Technically Simple

MPU 068: Workflows with Rod Roddenberry | Mac Power Users

CardDAV – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

CardDAV is an address book client/server protocol designed to allow users to access and share contact data on a server.

Cobook Contacts – the unfied address book for Mac

Mac App Store Link

ScheduleOnce | Online meeting and appointment scheduling software

Doodle | Easy scheduling

GoToMeeting | Easy Online Meetings With HD Video Conferencing

Fuze (formerly FuzeBox) | Free Online Meeting Services

Zoom | The Cloud Meeting Company

iGlasses for Mac – Effects and Adjustments for your Webcam, iSight, FaceTime Camera – Ecamm Network

iSight – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

iSight is a webcam, both external and internal, developed and marketed by Apple Inc.

Asana · Teamwork without email

Skitch | Evernote

Fluid – Turn Your Favorite Web Apps into Real Mac Apps.

Basecamp is everyone’s favorite project management app.

BreakTime – You need a break

Mac App Store Link

Alfred App – Productivity App for Mac OS X

OmniOutliner – The Omni Group

iDraw – Illustration and Graphic Design Software for iPad and Mac OS X

Mac App Store Link

iTunes Link


Mac App Store Link

Moom · Many Tricks

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Mac Power Users 195: Syncing and Cloud Services

David and Katie revisit cloud and local services and syncing and storing data.

Thanks to MPU listener Jigar Talati for assistance with the shownotes this week!

Links for this episode:

Cloud computing – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Cloud computing involves computing over a network, where a program or application may run on many connected computers at the same time.

Mac Power Users 98: Mac from Scratch | Mac Power Users

MobileMe – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

MobileMe (formerly .Mac and iTools) was a subscription-based collection of online services and software offered by Apple Inc. All services were being gradually transitioned and replaced by iCloud and the service ceased as of June 30, 2012, with transfers to iCloud available until July 31, 2012.

Apple – iCloud – Your content. On all your devices.

Mac Power Users 171: Photo Management | Mac Power Users

Apple – iTunes – iTunes Match


Mac App Store Link

iTunes Link

Apple buys Beats Electronics for $3 billion, Iovine and Dr. Dre to join company

Mizage – Shush

Mac App Store Link


Automatically OCR Documents with Hazel and PDFpen —

PDFpen OCR Folder Action Script — MacSparky


SugarSync | File Sharing, Online Backup & Cloud Storage from Any Device

Dropbox: The Inside Story Of Tech’s Hottest Startup | Forbes

“Jobs smiled warmly as he told them he was going after their market. “He said we were a feature, not a product,” says Houston”


iTunes Link

The Dropbox Blog » Blog Archive » Introducing Carousel: A new gallery from Dropbox

MPU 004: Staying in Sync | Mac Power Users

Dropbox Buys Mailbox, All 13 Employees Joining And App Will Remain Separate | TechCrunch

Box | Free Cloud Storage, Secure Content & Online File Sharing

Microsoft OneDrive

Google Drive

Amazon Cloud Drive: Learn More

Mac Power Users 194: Workflows with Tom Merritt | Mac Power Users

Two-step verification – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Two-step verification (also known as Two-factor authentication, abbreviated to TFA) is a process involving two stages to verify the identity of an entity trying to access services in a computer or in a network.

PDFpen: Mac PDF Editor – Edit, Sign, and Correct PDFs – Video Tutorials

Transporter Sync: Hard disk drive requirements | Transporter

App Developer | Transporter

Transporter and PDFpen like Chocolate and Peanut Butter — MacSparky

Chunky Comic Reader for iPad

iTunes Link

Pogoplug – Online backup and cloud storage for iPhone, Android, PC, Mac and tablet

ChronoSync: Synchronize | Backup | Remote Bootable Backup | Econ Technologies

DSM 5.0 – Cloud Services – Synology – Network Attached Storage (NAS)


Mac Power Users 138: Syncing and Sharing | Mac Power Users

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