Re: Philmont video
Bill Euerle (wjeuerle@CECI.MIT.EDU)
Thu, 24 Aug 1995 13:01:33 EDT
>I bought the video when I was at Philmont in 1993. Assuming that the
>current video is the same one that I bought, it is very poor in quality
>compared to other BSA videos. It looks as though the whole thing was
>shot as a home video with only a camcorder and no external microphone.
>The information is OK, but any handout with the proper items to take on
>an extended hike would be as good (and cheaper than $20).
>If anyone knows if the current video is different, please let us know.
Yes, the video is either redone or is in the process of getting
redone. It was refilmed last summer, and apparently parts of it again
this summer. (At least, I think that is the video they were redoing) I
haven't seen the new video, but have generally found the printed
materials to be fairly complete, anyway.
Philmont Ranger '91, '94
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City