I added a comfort grip to my shotgun mic for $2.97. Handles for shotgun mics usually start at $30. Picked it up at Home Depot. Unger Comfort Grip Part # 962620 Fits poles from 7/8" to 1 1/8" in diameter.
"The Icefield - the largest sub-polar body of ice in North America - is one of the reasons why the United Nations declared Canada's four Rocky Mountain Parks World Heritage Sites. The Icefield covers 325 square kilometres with solid ice up to 365 metres (1200 feet) deep. Meltwater from the Icefield flows to three oceans: the Pacific, Arctic and Atlantic via Hudson Bay."
Look at the timing: :42 Intro :44 My mom ( :20 seconds of her actually talking ) :06 Outro
They spent almost as much time introducing the segment as they gave to my mom. Granted, there was a feature on another couple in there, but when you look at it from this perspective, they sure did spend a lot of time interviewing my mom to end up with :44 seconds of video.
My mom says: "Twitter, I use Google, and Flickr."
"My friends in retirement, most of them don't know anything about blogging," Garfield said. "I think they lead unproductive, dull lives because they are doing the same old thing ? talking about the same old thing."
"It's been a big comfort to me because a number of my friends they have either passed away or become ill, now I have new friends." Interesting what they chose to feature.
Visit My Mom's Blog and her post ABC - Here I come to see an 11:00 behind the scenes video I filmed of hte first part of her interview.