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Old May 27th, 2006, 10:44 AM
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Default Gatorclaw's Long Awaited LIBERTY video!

Finally... Islands of Liberty is here. It's a chronicle of our experience on the Liberty Castaways April 1st cruise of the Eastern Caribbean.

If you haven't seen my other videos, this is the story of our cruise told in photos and video, and too much effort went into it just to share it with my friends and family- so I hope you enjoy it too. And if you're a cruise fanatic- I'm sure you will.

Back again is my girlfriend, Pepper. But to spice things up, along for the ride, are my parents, Ike and Sue. Also joining the cast are several Cruise Critic Castaways, including the infamous Host Randy who just might get a best supporting actor nomination for his great performances!

Special thanks to all the Castaways who helped in one way or another including Randy, Zydeco Cruiser, Rypero, and Emerald777.

So sit back and get lost in the action, humor and romance of 8 days on the Eastern Caribbean! www.gatorclaw.com/liberty
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JASON JASON JASON!!!!!! That was UNBELIEVABLE!!!!!!
You are obviously VERY talented, and your family is soooooo lucky to have such an awesome keepsake!
I love to make videos myself, but now I am embarassed at my work thus far!!

Are you in this field, or is this a hobby? I would think that you obviously have been trained extensively in this !!

I am amazed.......

Thanks for sharing such a wonderful trip, I felt like I went too!
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Old May 27th, 2006, 11:16 AM
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WOW!......I've only been thru a few chapters but all I can say is WOW!......Jason, just when we think you're awesome at these videos, you just keep getting better! ....This is great for all that are sailing on Liberty to see major pics of the ship and ports. .Ok.....back for more viewing.
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Really terrific pictures and video!! Many thanks for sharing it
with your fellow cruise fans. John F.
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OK, you got me with the Simpsons joke ... the garbage man can.
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Jason, great job with this video. They keep getting better and better.
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Jason,
Can you recemmend a good starting editing software that would be good for the video, pictures, music and such.... for a "semi novice, but great with a computer"" !!?? (I don't want to spend a ton either)

Thanks! Any advice is greatly appreciated!
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I've only seen half of them but WOW!!!! Looking forward to seeing the rest! You are awesome Jason!
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Great job Jason.. will be doing this ship and itin next October.. thanks for the preview
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wooohoo- fab !

Brought back many fond memories, thanks !
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Excellent as always!
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I finally got high speed so now I will be able to see them all. Going to the b/f's house to watch this one since I've already talked him into doing this one with me next time.
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Jason,

That was SUPER!! Thanks so much for taking us along with you guys. I couldn't believe you could surpass your Valor video, but this was AWE-SOME!!

and Randy, what a great voice you have!! Never would've thunk it!

Tell Sue & Ike they've got lots of new friends on the board....hope we don't scare them.
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Jason: Super job! Who needs to read a cruise review, we can watch your video/slide shows!!
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Great job Jason! It was also nice being able to finally see some faces of other CC members.

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That was EXCELLENT...I watched every bit of it!!! In fact....watched some parts twice!
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incredible. i like the part that nothing says Caribbean like an Irish pub. I do love Guinness
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Jason and Pepper , what a great video keep it up, you guys should be the spokes for carnival , if anybody has the eye for taste its you guys. bye. cant wait to see whats next.
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Jason . . . as always . . . another fantastic video! Thank you so much . . .
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Jason,

I've watched all your videos and they are FANTASTIC. This one is especially interesting to me since we will be going on the Liberty 3/07. I have your page saved in my favorites so I can be on the ship whenever I want from now till then. Someone else mentioned it and I agree....you should be doing the advertising for Carnival.
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