Manuals for video makers and users
Video Production: Agricultural Education and Communication Department, University of Florida/IFAS Extension.
Technical advice for video-makers
Woodard, J. 2012. Integrating low-cost video into agricultural development projects: A toolkit for practitioners. Publication by fhi360 of USAID.
Video editing software
Pinnacle studios has free software for editing videos on iPad or iPhone
Windows Movie Maker is available in English and other languages
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