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This is what presidential teleprompting looks like from the presenter's point of view.

With presidential teleprompters, speakers look at the audience, instead of their notes. Important names and facts are always included. Last minute edits are easy. And since you know what they’ll say, your event ends on time. Keynote speakers for commencements…

Teleprompters in the Rain

When it rains we need to wrap the teleprompter monitor and jib controls in clear plastic to make them both waterproof and readable. On location at Governor Schwarzenegger's address at the State Capitol in Sacramento.

Teleprompters and laptops in the rain. Expensive electronics and water. What could be better? Still, when I’m asked to come up with a solution, I’m happy for the challenge. Here’s some best practices for teleprompting in the rain or other…

Doing Teleprompter for Richard

teleprompting for richard

Speechwriters need to be aware of double meanings. I just finished four days teleprompting with an awesome crew, working backstage with some of the most amazing speakers… including CEOs, publishers of major magazines, heads of  major ad agencies, actors, international…

Teleprompter? TelePrompTer?

Kitten

Microsoft Word has been spellchecking me for decades with TelePrompTer whenever I type in teleprompter. Why? Kleenex, Xerox, and Google have become generic words for facial tissue,  copying, and searching, respectively. Well, so has TelePrompTer… No one capitalizes it that…