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Offline RobertB

Videos and photos from CommVEx 2019
« on: August 15, 2019, 02:33:23 AM »
Posted last night, here is the first from August 10-11 Commodore Vegas Expo v15.  Premiering at the show, it is long-lost video from 2001 of engineer Jeri Ellsworth talking about the CommodoreOne and scener Peter Hanson talking about the European C= scene, especially about the Amiga and the Plus/4.  It was filmed at an UPCHUG (University Place Commodore Home User Group) meeting in the public library in Tacoma, Washington.

Jeri Ellsworth + Peter Hanson at UPCHUG 2001

https://youtu.be/V2WF5xlTWcc

More to come,
Robert Bernardo
Fresno Commodore User Group
http://www.dickestel.com/fcug.htm

Offline RobertB

Re: Videos and photos from CommVEx 2019
« Reply #1 on: August 16, 2019, 02:40:34 AM »
     Another long-lost video released at the August 10-11 Commodore Vegas Expo.  It is scener Peter Hanson visiting Amiga, Inc. headquarters back in 2001.  Just a few minutes long, this video also has the late Gary Peake and in the distance, the Amiga bus!

https://youtu.be/74_KgFsQ2xM

     More to come,
     Robert Bernardo
     Fresno Commodore User Group
     http://www.dickestel.com/fcug.htm

Offline RobertB

Re: Videos and photos from CommVEx 2019
« Reply #2 on: August 17, 2019, 12:52:11 AM »
     Here we go!  More video and photos from CommVEx 2019!  Check out

Van Pelt and Giga-CAD+ for the C64

https://youtu.be/1X_6VCQ0gdI

and

Mario's pics of CommVEx 2019

http://blog.retro-link.com/2019/08/marios-pics-of-commvex-2019.html

     Truly,
     Robert Bernardo
     Fresno Commodore User Group
     http://www.dickestel.com/fcug.htm
     Commodore Vegas Expo
     http://www.portcommodore.com/commvex

Offline RobertB

Re: Videos and photos from CommVEx 2019
« Reply #3 on: August 19, 2019, 05:28:21 AM »
     Now we have 2 more videos on-line!  Saj Awan had a mini-presentation showing what he had on his exhibit tables -- PETpix 2, Koalamin, and the Incredible Musical Keyboard -- all running on the Commodore 64.  Matt Brewster spoke about the MiST FPGA box and showed it running Amiga emulation.  See

Saj Awan at CommVEx 2019

https://youtu.be/adInIdaqeDI

Matt Brewster talks MiST at CommVEx 2019

https://youtu.be/SpNNyin66Pw

      Truly,
      Robert Bernardo
      Fresno Commodore User Group
      http://www.dickestel.com/fcug.htm
      Commodore Vegas Expo - http://www.portcommodore.com/commvex
 

Offline RobertB

Re: Videos and photos from CommVEx 2019
« Reply #4 on: August 20, 2019, 09:02:04 AM »
     In 2009, Commodore Business Machines engineer Dave Haynie visited the Commodore Vegas Expo.  He came in during the Friday set-up, stayed with us throughout Saturday and Sunday, and as we were taking down the equipment on Sunday night, he gave us an impromptu jamming session on his guitar!  Here is video taken of that concert, a video that premiered at this year's CommVEx.

Dave Haynie jamming at CommVEx 2009

https://youtu.be/uvdOj4KVVlU

          Truly,
          Robert Bernardo
          Fresno Commodore User Group
          http://www.dickestel.com/fcug.htm
          Commodore Vegas Expo
          http://www.portcommodore.com/commvex
 

Offline RobertB

Re: Videos and photos from CommVEx 2019
« Reply #5 on: August 21, 2019, 06:43:33 AM »
     The CommVEx videos being uploaded keep rolling in!  Two more have been posted, Lenard Roach speaking about his C64 productivity programs and his latest book, "Run-Stop/Restore," and Matt Brewster giving an introductory class on the Video Toaster 4.2 running on an expanded Amiga 2000.  See

Lenard Roach at CommVEx 2019

https://youtu.be/YO_iwNYzCzk

Matt Brewster and the Amiga 2000 Video Toaster at CommVEx 2019

https://youtu.be/pvOFaJKSjAg

          Truly,
          Robert Bernardo
          Fresno Commodore User Group
          http://www.dickestel.com/fcug.htm
          Commodore Vegas Expo
          http://www.portcommodore.com/commvex
 

Offline RobertB

Re: Videos and photos from CommVEx 2019
« Reply #6 on: August 22, 2019, 05:54:20 AM »
     Premiering at the Commodore Vegas Expo v15, this video has the late Jim Scabery detailing what it was like to be a Portland, Oregon Commodore dealer in the 1980's, the heyday of CBM computing!  He continued selling Commodore hardware and software up to the time of his passing in 2014.

Jim Scabery interview - CommVEx 2019

https://youtu.be/bi_-rIWTt7Q

          Truly,
          Robert Bernardo
          Fresno Commodore User Group
          http://www.dickestel.com/fcug.htm
          Commodore Vegas Expo
          http://www.portcommodore.com/commvex
 

Offline RobertB

Re: Videos and photos from CommVEx 2019
« Reply #7 on: August 23, 2019, 06:46:30 AM »
    Just a few more videos to upload, not counting videos an/or photos from other CommVEx attendees.  Today we have

Justin Pope's Amiga 1000 and Lenard Roach at CommVEx 2019

https://youtu.be/y66bbOiyQ7w

          Truly,
          Robert Bernardo
          Fresno Commodore User Group
          http://www.dickestel.com/fcug.htm
          Commodore Vegas Expo
          http://www.portcommodore.com/commvex
 

Offline RobertB

Re: Videos and photos from CommVEx 2019
« Reply #8 on: August 24, 2019, 06:20:38 AM »
     As this year's Commodore Vegas Expo 2019 was closing down, music enthusiast Jeff Eckmann played around with the SID-like sounds coming out of the Ensoniq SQ-80 keyboard synthesizer.  Ensoniq was the company co-founded by Bob Yannes, creator of the SID chip for the Commodore.   See the video at

Jeff Eckmann plays the Ensoniq SQ-80 at CommVEx 2019

https://youtu.be/gVIGU92vuZU

     Truly,
     Robert Bernardo
     Fresno Commodore User Group
     http://www.dickestel.com/fcug.htm
     Commodore Vegas Expo
     http://www.portcommodore.com/commvex
« Last Edit: August 24, 2019, 06:28:06 AM by RobertB »
 

Offline RobertB

Re: Videos and photos from CommVEx 2019
« Reply #9 on: August 25, 2019, 06:17:36 AM »
     In an earlier released video, we saw the expanded Amiga 1000 of Justin Pope.  In this video, we see the moderately expanded A1000 and Commodore 128DCR of Mario Luppi and the C128DCR of Jeff Krantz.  See

Mario Luppi and Jeff Krantz at CommVEx 2019

https://youtu.be/Af-GF-4fqEs

          Truly,
          Robert Bernardo
          Fresno Commodore User Group
          http://www.dickestel.com/fcug.htm
          Commodore Vegas Expo
          http://www.portcommodore.com/commvex
 

Offline RobertB

Re: Videos and photos from CommVEx 2019
« Reply #10 on: August 26, 2019, 05:23:38 AM »
     We're getting near the end of the CommVEx 2019 videos!  Here is a brief, informal one.

Winning a Commodore 128 at the CommVEx 2019 raffle

https://youtu.be/BwptC0yr1eE

     Truly,
     Robert Bernardo
     Fresno Commodore User Group
     http://www.dickestel.com/fcug.htm
     Commodore Vegas Expo
     http://www.portcommodore.com/commvex

Offline RobertB

Re: Videos and photos from CommVEx 2019
« Reply #11 on: August 28, 2019, 05:15:29 AM »
     Barring another CommVEx attendee who wants to post, this is the last video.

Robert Bernardo closes out CommVEx 2019

https://youtu.be/h4Gd0qhzxDA

          More photos to come,
          Robert Bernardo
          Fresno Commodore User Group
          http://www.dickestel.com/fcug.htm
          Commodore Vegas Expo
          http://www.portcommodore.com/commvex

Offline RobertB

Re: Videos and photos from CommVEx 2019
« Reply #12 on: September 18, 2019, 12:19:03 AM »
     These may be the final CommVEx photos to be posted! See

http://dickestel.com/commvex19.htm

     Truly,
     Robert Bernardo
     Fresno Commodore User Group
     http://www.dickestel.com/fcug.htm
     Commodore Vegas Expo
     http://www.portcommodore.com/commvex