Privacy International is a charity that has campaigned for the right to privacy since 1990. You can follow their official Fediverse account at:

➡️ @privacyint@mastodon.xyz

They also have an official video account on their own PeerTube instance at:

➡️ @privacyint@media.privacyinternational.org

Their website is at privacyinternational.org

Smartyflix makes videos about technology and pop culture, often with a historical slant. You can follow at:

➡️ @smartyflix

If the videos aren't all visible on your instance yet, you can see the complete set at tilvids.com/accounts/smartyfli

Here's an interesting one about popular 1990s software tools:

tilvids.com/videos/watch/36381

Krita is a free open source professional painting and drawing app for illustrators and 2D animators. It has a big presence on the Fediverse:

➡️ @Krita (main account)

➡️ @kritafoundation (video account)

➡️ @Krita_artists (community account)

Krita is available for Linux, Mac and Windows. You can download from the official site at krita.org

Danielle animates weird short little films, you can follow at:

➡️ @danielle

If the videos aren't visible on your instance yet, you can see them all at greatview.video/accounts/danie

Each is very strange, but maybe the catchiest is this one: greatview.video/videos/watch/8

Joe Gran is an animator who does fun, surreal short videos. You can follow at:

➡️ @joe

As well as the animations themselves, Gran also does livestreams (using PeerTube's new livestream feature) showing how the animations are put together. For example, the creation of this video was livestreamed:

greatview.video/videos/watch/8

If the videos aren't all visible on your instance, you can see them at greatview.video/accounts/joe/v

Athena Productions is an off-beat video channel discussing mythology, literature, history, language and culture, but in a rather more sweary and irreverent way than you might expect. You can follow at:

➡️ @athenaproductions

If the videos aren't all visible on your instance yet, you can see the complete set at tilvids.com/accounts/athenapro

The Workbench is a video channel about radiation and radioactivity created by an amateur enthusiast. It also features urban exploration of abandoned places that relate to radioactivity. You can follow at:

➡️ @thebench

If the videos aren't visible on your instance yet, you can see them all at diode.zone/accounts/thebench/v

The Linux Experiment is a video channel devoted to the Linux OS, Linux software, Linux phones, FOSS, de-Googlising and related topics. You can follow at:

➡️ @thelinuxexperiment

If the videos aren't visible on your instance yet, you can see them all at tilvids.com/accounts/thelinuxe

The videos cover a wide range of skill levels and distros.

Open Science Vids features public domain and CC videos about science. You can follow at:

➡️ @opensciencevids

If the videos aren't visible on your instance yet, you can see them all at tilvids.com/accounts/openscien

The videos come from many different institutions, but my personal favourites are the ones by Fermilab's Dr Don Lincoln (for example tilvids.com/videos/watch/3a401 ).

Hbomberguy is an acclaimed video essay maker, livestreamer and debunker of conspiracy theories. He has also been a Fediverse member since 2016, and you can follow him at:

➡️ @Hbomberguy

Yatoimtop is an animator, artist, musician and game developer. You can follow his video channel at:

➡️ @yatoimtop

He did a really nice music video to go with an EP he released:

greatview.video/videos/watch/5

The video is made with the FOSS animation suite @blender

You can find the EP on Bandcamp at:

yatoimtop.bandcamp.com/album/g

Slope's Game Room is a popular YouTube account about the history of video games, and they are now also posting their videos on the Fediverse. You can follow at:

➡️ @slopesgameroom

The latest video is a history of Konami's Castlevania series:

tilvids.com/videos/watch/bbb6c

Geotechdigital (aka Geotechland) is a video blogger who focuses on FOSS, community projects, Linux etc. You can follow at:

➡️ @geotechdigital

It's a fairly new account so the videos may not be visible from your instance yet. If so, you can browse the PeerTube page directly instead at tilvids.com/accounts/geotechdi

Uglyhack creates detailed videos about electronics projects, you can follow at:

➡️ @uglyhack@diode.zone (videos)

and

➡️ @uglyhack@mastodon.technology (non-video stuff)

The videos are all creative commons and posted on PeerTube, part of the brilliant diode.zone instance.

Here's a typical example, where they create a headphone amp for a bass guitar so their friend can practise without disturbing anyone:

diode.zone/videos/watch/9bb79a

Pine64 make low-price open hardware including Linux-based smartphones, laptops and tablets. You can follow them at:

➡️ @PINE64

Also, check out their new video channel at:

➡️ @pine64tilvids

As it's New Year's eve, here's Pine64's community roundup of 2020:

tilvids.com/videos/watch/79f36

Their website is at pine64.org

HexDSL is a video blogger who posts entertaining chats about Linux, video games and assorted tech stuff. You can follow at:

➡️ @hexdsl

Here's an example video which combines all three topics:

share.tube/videos/watch/cb3b47

Sean Hodgins does video tutorials making open source hardware using 3D printers, recycled hardware and other materials, covering both advanced and simple projects. You can follow at:

➡️ @seanhodgins

Here's an open source torch/flashlight tutorial, aimed at beginners:

diode.zone/videos/watch/addc00

The complete set of videos is visible at diode.zone/accounts/seanhodgin

Tom Cooks is a cooking channel very much of the Fediverse. It takes a totally different approach to food preparation, looking at its roots with our cave-dwelling ancestors and how it developed from there onwards. You can follow at:

➡️ @tom

Here's Tom making flatbread:

spacepub.space/videos/watch/06

Brandkopf draws and paints fantastic portraits, figures and scenes both digitally and traditionally. They also do interesting videos about their art, including quick sketches and timelapses from start to finish.

You can follow at:

➡️ @brandkopf@mastodon.art (images)

and

➡️ @brandkopf@share.tube (videos)

Here's an example video:
share.tube/videos/watch/c3bdce

Their portfolio is at art.sommerwolke.com

Open Space Vids is a channel full of public domain videos related to space. You can follow at:

➡️ @openspacevids

The videos feature a mixture of historical and current topics.

You can see the complete set of videos at tilvids.com/accounts/openspace

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